Director of Youth Ministries, Richmond – VA

Position Description:

We are seeking a Director of Youth Ministries to join our staff at Reveille United Methodist Church in Richmond, Va., to lead, manage, and nurture the programs that support the spiritual growth of our youth in grades 6-12. If you are a youth ministry leader who has a commitment to Jesus Christ and to the church as his body performing God’s work and a desire to build disciples through teaching, worship, fellowship, and mission, we would like to hear from you.

The director partners with our Youth Council of adults and youth from the congregation, clergy, and other staff to create opportunities for youth to connect and engage with each other, the congregation, and the community, as they grow in discipleship, participate fully in worship, and serve their neighbors and God.

This is a full-time, exempt, salaried position with benefits. Compensation will be determined based on experience and qualifications. Our benefits package includes medical and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with up to a 6% match, generous paid leave, and continuing education support.

Position Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to relate to youth and be skilled in leading discussions with young people with emphasis on where God fits into their lives. He or she will be dedicated to developing Christian youth leaders and incorporating youth fully into the life of the congregation.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and familiarity with United Methodist theology are required. A successful background check is required for this position prior to hire.

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Interested candidates, please send a cover letter, submit resume, and three references to Director of Administration Terri Edwards, or click apply now.