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Director of Youth Ministries, Port Orange, FL (part time)

Description:

Covenant United Methodist Church of Port Orange, Florida is currently looking for our next Director of Youth Ministries to join our staff. We are seeking an individual who has a heart for God and a calling to minister to the challenging and exciting needs of youth and their families. Responsibilities of this new staff person will include but are not limited to working closely with the pastor, staff and volunteers, being an active member in the life of the congregation, and engaging in outreach to the community, especially through the area middle and high schools. Specific responsibilities will be to build working relationships with youth, parents of youth, staff, and the congregation; recruit and train adult volunteers; work with parents, youth, and volunteers to plan, promote and implement ministry opportunities; provide general oversight of all ministries involving youth which include plan and lead biblical teaching opportunities (e.g. Confirmation classes using United Methodist curriculum) and retreats; plan opportunities for local and other mission outreach/trips; grow the ministry by reaching out to the surrounding community and schools; promote United Methodist camps; assist in developing and work with a new Family Ministries committee; follow and oversee adherence to the Child/Youth Protection Policy; plan and manage an annual financial budget for youth ministry.  This position is part-time with 20 to 25 hours expected weekly.  Salary is dependent upon applicable experience, education, and other qualifications.  All interested persons called to minister and lead are asked to please email their resume and a statement of faith.

Qualifications:

  • Heart for God
  • Calling to Youth Ministry
  • Communication skills
  • Planning skills