Job Description:
The successful applicant will know practical life application of biblical principles and have a deep love for Christ and the Word of God and lead by example. This person will demonstrate vision and passion for the spiritual development of youth in our community. They will have a willingness to learn and desire for personal development while being led by the Holy Spirit. This person will be a passionate, engaging leader full of integrity and accountability.  Additionally, the successful applicant will be a collaborative team member and will be respectful of the Pastor, staff, and congregation.






Experience preferred

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred


$40,000 starting salary, negotiable based on experience and education


This position shall be responsible to:

Provide overall vision and leadership for the Youth Ministry (grades 6-12)
Work with pastor and staff  to help provide continuity of programming, ministry, and discipleship opportunities throughout the life of the congregation
Work collaboratively with the Co-director, staff, and adult leaders
Be responsible for the Wednesday night youth program & serve as the main speaker for the Wednesday night youth program
Select appropriate Bible-based curriculum for the Senior High age group (Wed & Sun)
Lead the High School mission trip
Engage in regular relationship-building, mentoring, and Christian discipleship with youth and volunteers
Work with the FEAST Committee to provide outreach events targeted at the youth of the community
Recruit adult volunteers for the youth program & provide quality  training for adult volunteers
Provide training and discipleship for the youth
Provide a youth ministry program throughout the school year and summer
Provide opportunities for youth retreats and/or conferences
Teach High school Sunday school on Sunday morning
Preach when requested in the senior pastor’s absence & assist with pastoral duties (hospital visitation, funeral, etc.) as requested
Serve as a resource for the males of the youth ministry
Provide guidance and necessary information for those responsible for to the youth website and other such communications
Be responsible for van usage by the Youth Ministry and coordinate Wednesday night transportation
Be available for additional duties as requested

Salary (Estimate):
United Methodist
Church size:
751 - 1000