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Director of Youth Ministry

University United Methodist Church

Chapel Hill, NC

Category: Youth Pastor & Youth Ministry

Posted on: March 14, 2012

Job Description:

University United Methodist Church is an 1100 active-member Christian_noemailmunity located in downtown Chapel Hill, North Carolina. We are an established, traditional Methodist church with strong historical ties to the University and to our_noemailmunity. Our vision for Youth Ministry reflects our church mission statement ‘Transforming lives by loving God, serving others, and building a Christian_noemailmunity.'

We place a great emphasis on nurturing spiritual growth, fostering Christian fellowship and promoting intentional discipleship in the youth of our congregation. Our Youth Ministry currently has 35 – 40 young people engaging in activities at UUMC during any given week. This year, 16 youth are participating in Confirmation. Additionally, approximately 50 – 60 youth participate in choir, led by the Director of the Ministry of Music. Our current infrastructure includes a Youth Council, a Youth Leadership team, parent volunteers, young adult counselors, a youth ministry intern and clergy who collaborate to support the programs and activities of our Youth Ministry.

We seek a highly qualified leader to direct our Youth Ministry; someone who exemplifies a personal_noemailmitment to Christ, possesses a passion for working with youth and their families, has the experience and maturity to form and empower teams of talented people, and is prepared to be a_noemailpanion, role model, teacher, counselor and leader. To lead our youth into deeper relationship with Jesus Christ, we will support and affirm the Youth Director. In return, we desire for the Youth Director to guide us (counselors, parents, and congregation) as we minister together to our youth. We anticipate a long-term relationship with continued professional growth.

The Youth Director position is a full-time professional calling. Salary and benefits will be_noemailmensurate with experience and qualifications. A full description of this position can be found at http://www.chapelhilluumc_noemail/index.php/youth-director-position. Qualified candidates are encouraged to reply with a resume and letter of interest to: ydsearch@chapelhilluumc_noemail.


Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Youth Ministry
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Youth Pastor & Youth Ministry
Organization Type:
United Methodist
Worship Style:
Church Size:
1000 - 1500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
University United Methodist Church
Contact Name:
Donna Bunch
150 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill
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