Youth Ministry Resident – Ankeny, Iowa

Keystone Church is looking for a Youth Ministry Residency Candidate.

They are looking for an enthusiastic and teachable young leader to help the students of Keystone and our community know and follow Jesus. The Candidate would be someone who is a devoted follower of Christ with a deep love and passion for reaching the next generation. Further, you are not intimidated by the fast-paced environment of a growing church but are energized by the opportunity to grow in your education while being engaged in meaningful next-generation ministry. In general, you geek-out about Jesus and investing in students.

Keystone Church of Ankeny is a dynamically growing church in the fast-growing city of Ankeny, Iowa (a northern Suburb of Des Moines). We are a 5-year-old church averaging around 1,000 on Sunday morning. We are elder-led, preach through books of the Bible, and take our mission to help people know and follow Jesus very seriously.

CURRENT YOUTH MINISTRY

We have an experienced youth ministry leader, a gifted team of volunteers and a rapidly growing ministry of 6th-12th grade students who have bought into the clear vision of knowing and following Jesus. We are committed to a culture where students know they belong, hear the Word of God taught with life-changing clarity, and are encouraged to lead.

Qualifications:

  • High Capacity young leader
  • Completed 4 yr degree
  • Desiring Seminary Education
  • Passion for reaching the Next Generation

Qualified candidates, please send your cover letter and resume to will@keystonelife.com or by clicking apply now.

 

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Young Adult Outreach – Lafayette, IN

Trinity United Methodist Church is seeking to fill a half-time (20 hours/ week) position in Young Adult (roughly ages 25-35) Community Outreach.

Trinity is located in Lafayette, Indiana, across the river from Purdue University.  Graduate and Ph.D. students and young urban professionals are a growing demographic within our neighborhood.  In recent years, Trinity has attracted more young adults.  We are committed to this ministry opportunity in a community where there are no other theologically progressive congregations focused on this demographic.  This position includes funds for professional development.  It offers the opportunity to work creatively and collaboratively with a strong ministry staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Establishing/developing relationships with young adults in the neighborhood
  • Developing new young adult groups and/or ministries
  • Building on the existing ministries and developing leadership skills among current young adults within the church
  • Attending worship and ministry staff meetings
  • Developing a social media and communications strategy

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Commitment to diversity (Trinity is an affirming congregation, part of the United Methodist Reconciling Ministries Network) and cross-generational ministry
  • Skills in social media and online communication strategies
  • Strengths in evangelism and communication
  • A willingness to relocate (assistance will be provided with relocation costs)

Qualified candidates, please send you cover letter and resume to tracey@trinitylafayette.org or by clicking apply now.

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Director of Youth Ministry – Salinas, CA

Compass Church is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. They need a director who is passionate about Evangelism and discipling teenagers through Sunday and midweek small and large groups, camps, special trips, etc.

Compass Church has a main campus with a 1,500 seat worship center and 2 satellite campuses. We are non-denominational (under the umbrella of ECO), an orthodox, Bible believing, Jesus-centered people.  See our Statement of Faith and dynamic worship on our website.

Benefit Package:

  • Sun-Fri (Saturday off) – 50-60hrs. a week
  • Salary Range: $75,000 +full medical/dental; 4 weeks vacation and 2 weeks study leave, book and other allowance, 5% of salary into retirement account.
  • Additionally, reimbursable allowances: auto, books, continuing education, and business expenses
  • Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in Religion or significant experience in a full-time Youth Ministry

Responsibilities:

  • Teach middle school and high school each hour on Sunday mornings.
  • Oversee the recruitment of middle school and high school adult leaders.
  • Build relationship with students and adult leaders
  • Promote Christian service through age appropriate service projects.
  • Lead middle school and high school Summer and Winter trips.
  • Hospital calling as needed.
  • Rotate leading Sunday night services.
  • Manage the youth budget within the guidelines of the approved budget and adhere to the purchasing policies of the church
  • Organize and run the annual “Turkey Trot” youth ministry fundraiser

Qualifications:

  • Visionary
  • Self-Disciplined
  • Self-Motivator
  • Innovative & creative
  • Strong speaking skills
  • Recruiting of volunteers
  • Organized and able to multitask
  • Solution-oriented
  • Positive attitude and a positive approach to problem-solving.
  • Relational skills
  • Sense of humor because laughter is a big part of the climate at Compass.
  • ‘Extra mile’ person who does not have a ‘silo’ mentality and will help in big projects like Christmas On Main Street.
  • Deep prayer and devotional life.

Qualified candidates, please send your cover letter and resume to cris@compasschurchmc.org or by clicking apply now.

 

 

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Director of Youth and Families – Little Rock, AR

Full-time Director of Youth and Their Families, Pulaski Heights UMC, 4823 Woodlawn, Little Rock, AR 72205. Salary commensurate with experience, education. Benefits include pension, health insurance, continuing education, and collaboration on reaching our young people. Ministry description is available. In resume to Rev. Jay Clark, (501) 944-8400 or jclark@phumc.com.

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Director of Youth Ministries – Lakeland, FL

If you are looking for a mix of all the best things in life, then First United Methodist Church in Lakeland, Florida, is looking for you to be their next Director of Youth Ministries. Lakeland is perfectly situated between the Orlando theme parks and the Gulf Coast beaches. It is a medium sized city with four colleges where small businesses thrive, a hot spot for young adults.

Lakeland has been rated by The Chronicle of Philanthropy as the #1 most generous city in the state. The church is also very giving and is among the largest United Methodist Churches in Florida with excellent facilities, a thriving children’s ministry and after school care program, great and varied music opportunities and small groups for all ages.

If you like a collaborative, team-approach to ministry and are looking to make a long-term investment in a great experience, then send a cover letter and resume to http://yminstitute.com/job_first_lakeland/.

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Youth Director – Lutz, FL

First United Methodist Church in Lutz, Florida, is looking for their next Youth Director. The church is passionate, genuine and sincere in their love of the Word and one another. This is an exciting time for First UMC Lutz as we move into a new season of growth. This is a part-time position with a strong core of youth and a supportive volunteer base. The church sits on the northern edge of the Tampa Bay area. This semi-rural community has all of the advantages of a major city in Florida – professional sports, shopping, arts, theme parks, beaches (nearby) and plenty of great restaurants – while maintaining a family-friendly environment.

Please send a cover letter, and resume to spr@fantasticfirst.org  or click apply now if you are called by God to be part of the movement of the Holy Spirit as First UMC Lutz.

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Youth/Assoc Minister – Great Bend, KS

A well-established Disciples of Christ church committed to inspiring ordinary people to live extraordinary lives for Christ is seeking a full-time Youth/Assoc Minister. First Christian Church, a 550-member congregation located in Great Bend, KS, is committed to cultivating kids and is seeking a leader who can implement a ministry to youth and provide pastoral leadership to the congregation. For more information on FCCGB visit https://www.firstchristianchurchgb.com/

Qualifications:

This person, who should have at least 3 years of experience and a college degree, will be responsible for ministry to 6th-12th graders and their families, for recruiting and training volunteers, and for pastoral care and worship leadership to the larger congregation. Qualified candidates should send their resumes to laura.addis@ministryarchitects.com or click apply now.

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Pastor of Youth and Outreach – Williamstown, KY

Williamstown Christian Church is located in beautiful Williamstown Kentucky on I75, about 45 minutes from Cincinnati, Lexington, and Louisville, and is home to the life-sized Ark Encounter. We are searching for a new youth pastor to take over a thriving youth group as our previous youth pastor has left to take on a role as a Senior Pastor elsewhere.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to adam@wiilliamstownchristian.com or click apply now.

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Youth Ministry Summer Intern – Tacoma, WA

Come join Marine View Presbyterian Church Youth as an intern for summer 2021! We don’t know what this next summer will look like but we invite you to join us as we figure it out! As an intern you will spend the summer learning and helping create awesome environments for middle and high school students to encounter Jesus alongside me & my husband, Andy. This isn’t a summer of cleaning closets- we want to get to know your gifts and passions and help you grow! You’ll be given lots of opportunities to try new things, grow in your skills, and be encouraged in your gifting. Check out the full job description on our website!

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to katie@marineviewpc.org or click apply now.

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Youth & Family Ministry Director – Paradise Valley, AZ

Have you always dreamed of doing ministry in Paradise? Paradise Valley UMC, is seeking a full-time Youth and Family Ministry Director. PVUMC offers a place of belonging to a multi-generational, diverse community of individuals interested in bettering our world. Our vision is to be a diverse, inclusive, and spiritually-thriving congregation committed to being God’s Love in Action.

The Youth & Family Ministry Director is the primary leader for the High School Ministry and oversees and implements the ministry and activities at PVUMC for kids age birth through twelfth grade, parents, grandparents, and families. The Family Ministry Director works in a team environment to equip, empower, and encourage church employees and Family Ministry volunteers.

If you possess a call to ministry with youth and families, are able to welcome all youth and families in alignment with PVUMC’s welcoming statement, and have experience managing staff and volunteers, we would love to talk with you! Please send your resume to laura.addis@ministryarchitects.com

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