Director of Youth Ministries Job Description
JOB TITLE: Director
of Youth Ministries
TIME:20 hrs/wk (40 hrs/pay period)
Present on Sunday mornings, for youth programs, regularly scheduled office
hours, and weekly staff meetings
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION
The Director of Youth Ministries (DYM) is responsible for planning,
implementing and overseeing the Youth Ministries of the church, while serving
as a spiritual leader and role model.
The DYM shall be committed to Jesus Christ and have a strong desire to
share the life of Jesus Christ and the Christian faith with others. She or he must have proven success in a
previous ministry setting and must enjoy ministry with youth ages 11-19, and
their families, in the context of the larger church. United Methodist Church background and/or
experience is desirable.
The DYM shall possess the administrative skills necessary to perform his
or her duties, as well as excellent interpersonal skills for working with youth
and families within the congregation and community. Must be inclusive relating
to LGBTQ youth. The DYM shall work closely with the Pastor, Director of
Programs, staff, and volunteers, valuing open communication and shared
The DYM has primary responsibility for planning, implementing and
coordinating a comprehensive plan for youth ministry. Additionally, the DYM will develop such other
volunteers and committees as necessary to implement an educational effort for
program success. The primary goal of all
Christian education is assisting parents and guardians in raising their
children in Christian faith.
- Youth Ministries Programming
- Supervision & Leadership Development
- Program Facilitation and Volunteer Coordination
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION
The position will
remain open until filled.