Children's & Youth Ministry Director

Greensburg UMC

Green, OH 44232

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: August 01, 2016

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Greensburg United Methodist Church seeks dynamic Children's & Youth Ministry Director to oversee ministries that help children ages 0-18 become lifelong Christians. We believe that when Jesus transforms individuals, the world changes. We are a medium-sized, moderate congregation with a 200 year history in the growing community of Green. Position expected to average 25 hours/week, some flexible. Full job description at . Send resume with references and cover letter to by 8/20/16.

Primary Goals
Direct children’s & youth Sunday school, to help students grow as disciples of Jesus Christ.
Develop and execute a plan for welcoming and following up with guests.
Design and implement a program of regularly scheduled activities for youth faith development.
Plan and carry out special events that youth will want to invite their friends to attend.
Plan and carry out special events which can have a significant impact on young people’s faith development.
Participate in the Youth Service Mission trip to MountainTOP.
Participate with the church’s Cub Scout Pack or Boy Scout Troop once/month.
Plan and execute events that enhance children’s faith development and provide opportunities for the community to enter the life of the church such as Vacation Bible School, Easter and Christmas events, etc.
Integrate children and youth into the life of the church through junior worship, children’s sermon, worship leadership, etc. Create opportunities for students and adults to build relationships.
Manage administrative functions specific to the children’s and youth ministry such as background checks, record maintenance, communicate with the congregation, and manage the program’s budget.
Recruit and train adult volunteers for classes, programs, chaperones, relationships, and other ministry support. Ensure compliance with Safe Sanctuary policy.

Job Qualifications:

Be passionate about sharing their faith in Christ with young people. Direct and oversee the church's ministry to people from birth through high school graduation. Be willing to try new things for the sake of reaching new people with the Good News of God's love. Seek to embody the fruits of the Spirit—joy, hope, love, peace, etc.—in all aspects of life. Ability to communicate and relate well with ages 0-18, and their parents/guardians. Ability to create and develop new ideas to expand the children's & youth ministry program Excellent attention to detail, organization, and priority management is essential. Strong leadership skills. Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.  

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Children's & Youth Ministry Director
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Part Time
$20,000 - 30,000
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100 - 250

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Abby Auman
PO Box 155
2161 Greensburg Rd
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