Director of Student Ministry – Lakewood Ranch, FL
Harvest United Methodist Church
is a 23-year-old inclusive church located in the heart of Lakewood Ranch, FL. There is a very familial atmosphere to the church with traditional and contemporary worship services. We are seeking an innovative Youth Minister with a passion for partnering with families to empower students, 6th through 12th grade, to explore, develop, and mobilize their faith in Jesus and humanity. The full-time position would include working with a team to explore and create new ways to be in mission with students while equipping and inspiring adults who work with youth. We are looking for a person who has a positive mission attitude, values and embraces working in teams, and has high integrity.
A bachelor's degree in a ministry or childcare related field and one to three years of ministry experience along with energy and passion for leading change. Experience with trauma counseling to guide the students back to a church family after the past two years is a plus.
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org