Director of Youth Ministry

Trinity United Methodist Church

McLean, VA 22101

Denomination: Free Methodist

Category: Minister of Education

Posted on: June 28, 2021

Time Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Position Description: Director of Youth Ministry
FT/PT: Part Time (15-20 hrs/week)

Introduction to Trinity:
Located in McLean, Virginia, Trinity United Methodist Church ("Trinity") is a welcoming and vibrant community with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Please see https://umtrinity.org/ to learn more about Trinity.

Position Overview:
The Director of Youth Ministry will report to the Senior Pastor for spiritual and ministry guidance and is responsible for providing direction and organizing our youth ministry program. The Director of Youth Ministry will be responsible and subject to United Methodist polity and doctrine.

Responsibilities include developing, designing and leading Trinity's weekly Youth Group program throughout the year and special annual youth group events. The Director of Youth Ministry will also be responsible for helping Trinity's Pastors organize and teach confirmation classes, and plan for an annual confirmation banquet. The Director will work closely with our Pastors, staff, and lay leaders involved in youth ministry at Trinity.

Interested? How to apply:
To apply, please submit your resume and short cover letter to info@umtrinity.org. We are seeking to fill this role prior to September 2021.
We look forward to hearing from you!
In Christ, Trinity Church
 

About Trinity United Methodist Church:

Located in McLean, Virginia, Trinity United Methodist Church ("Trinity") is a welcoming and vibrant community with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Please see https://umtrinity.org/ to learn more about Trinity.
 

Job Qualifications:

The candidate must possess, at a minimum, both a basic understanding of Christian theology / doctrine and of United Methodist Church (UMC) beliefs and practices. The overarching tasks of youth ministry are to:
- Love youth where they are
- Encourage youth in developing their relationship to God
- Provide youth with opportunities for nurture and growth
- Challenge youth to respond to God's call to serve in their communities and world
- The candidate needs to have the following skills / background:
- Experience with and strong personal affinity for Christian education;
- Interest in supporting the spiritual development of youth;
- 2+ years experience leading and teaching education target towards middle and high-school students;
- Strong communication as well as organizational and project management skills;
- Natural inclination and affinity towards working with and relating to youth;
- Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to work well with numerous stakeholder 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Youth Ministry
Time Type:
Part Time
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Salary:
$20,000 - 30,000
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Traditional
Church Size:
250 - 500

Contact Information:

Contact Name:
Harriet Latta
Address1:
1205 Dolley Madison Boulevard
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City:
McLean
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
22101
Country:
United States
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