Youth Director, Winter Haven, FL (part time)

St. Paul Episcopal Church in Winter Haven, Florida, is looking for a part time youth director willing to work a flexible schedule.  Most responsibilites will be on Wednesdays and Sundays.  This Christ follower must have youth leadership experience with the following:

  • Biblical Teacher
  • Mentor
  • Worship Leader
  • Game Extraordinaire

Please email a cover letter and resume.


Director of Youth and Recreational Ministries, Winter Haven, FL

St. John’s United Methodist Church in Winter Haven, FL is seeking a full-time Director of Youth and Recreational Ministries.  St. John’s is a mission-oriented church which is intentionally seeking to grow together by creating a church for all generations. This position will develop and lead all ministries toward young people for students in Grades 6-12 and lead our Upward Sports outreach. The ideal candidate will actively recruit, equip and appreciate a group of volunteers in order to grow these ministry opportunities.  Currently the youth ministries have gatherings for study, prayer and fellowship on Wednesday evenings. In the spring, we have a 10-week, indoor soccer league for children ages 3 – 11. Additionally, during the summer, the youth ministry participates in camps and activities at MOUNTAIN T.O.P. and the Riverside Camp and Retreat Center.  The ideal candidate will have a growing relationship with Christ, good interpersonal skills, an acceptance of the Wesleyan/Methodist theological view of grace, and a strong desire to lead the youth and recreational ministries, which have a great foundation upon which to build.  This position includes salary, pension benefits, continuing education funds, and generous vacation and holiday time. An Associate’s Degree or higher is required. A Bachelor’s Degree is ideal. We are open to entry-level candidates who are teachable in spirit.  For more information or to submit your resume, please contact the Youth Director Search Committee, at


Director of Student Ministries, Winter Haven, FL

First Presbyterian Church (USA) in Winter Haven, Florida, a 1,000 member congregation, is seeking an enthusiastic leader seeking a long-term relationship to continue the development and expansion of our middle school and high school youth ministry program.  This Christ-centered individual must be able to work well with and lead volunteers, coordinate youth programs, and have the ability to establish one-on-one and group relationships with our youth.  The Ideal Candidate will…

  • Be actively living out their Christian faith
  • Have an intimate understanding of the Bible
  • Relate biblical knowledge to the youth
  • Be energetic and outgoing
  • Be able to create exciting, active and relevant lessons
  • Demonstrate patience, support and understanding
  • Demonstrate adaptability and flexibility
  • Be a team player
  • Demonstrate high proficiency with computer technology and social media

We value our student ministry program and, as such, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package for this full-time position.    Inquiries may be mailed to the church office (attn: Director of Student Ministries Search Committee, First Presbyterian Church, 637 Sixth Street, NW, Winter Haven, FL 33881)  or  apply by emailing a resume and cover letter.


  • Four-year College Degree
  • Prior involvement working in high school and middle school youth ministry or youth-related organizations
  • Member of the Presbyterian Church (USA) or a willingness to become a member of our PC(USA) congregation.
  • Three letters of reference (one from a pastor; none of which shall come from a relative).
  • Pass a background check (at the church’s expense).
  • A valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.