Youth Ministries Director

Munholland UMC

Metairie, LA 70005

Denomination: United Methodist

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: August 31, 2020

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

The Youth Director has the exciting job of leading the Youth Ministry Team to pursue the Munholland UMC mission of "making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world". We do this by helping youth CONNECT deeply with God and other Christians, GROW intentionally, SERVE joyfully, and LEAD courageously. The Youth Ministry is presently touching 30 youth per week, but has great potential in this vibrant, growing church of 300 attendance that has a regional draw. Emphasis is placed on continuing to develop, nurture and equip teams of volunteers to minister to youth and their families through various small groups, programs, and events. The Youth Director's responsibility is to build and sustain an environment that attracts and disciples youth.  

About Munholland UMC:

Munholland United Methodist Church is a growing dynamic church in the heart of Metairie Louisiana. Munholland is a mission-minded church serving a number of partner ministries around New Orleans. We are a Spirit-filled, and Gospel-centered church that is involved in impacting our city through service. We are a graying congregation who recently invested almost a million dollars in our future generation by updating and remodeling our building to draw in younger families. We are looking for experienced personnel who can add value to our team as we transition ministry areas to match our targeted growth and position us for the next season. 

Job Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree
Degree or certification in Youth Ministry preferred
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Youth Ministry
Deeply committed Christian resolved to live and model a godly lifestyle.
Passion to facilitate the spiritual growth of youth.
Flexible, dedicated, dependable, energetic and personally motivated
Capable of effective, relevant communication with youth, families, volunteers and staff
Solid Biblical knowledge consistent with United Methodist theology and practice
Able to oversee, choose, prepare, and provide balanced age-appropriate materials and messages.
Able to provide initial counseling with youth and their parents struggling with life issues. This includes understanding when to refer the family to qualified professionals.

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Youth Ministries Director
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Full Time
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250 - 500

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Jonathan Beck
1201 Metairie Rd
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