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Harrison United Methodist Church

Youth Ministries Coordinator

Harrison United Methodist Church
Pineville, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 07/24/2013
Categories: Church/Ministry
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

The position of Youth Ministries Coordinator is responsible for overseeing, scheduling and evaluating spiritual programs, worship opportunities and events for youth, (6th through 12th grade) of a 1300 member United Methodist congregation in a large suburban area. The Coordinator will serve as leader of a youth leadership team that includes parent and other adult volunteers, youth-aged leaders and members of church staff in planning and facilitating the overall youth program.  The ability to work well on a team, to recruit and empower lay volunteers and to develop strong spiritual leadership within the youth are crucial skills that will lead to success in this position.  Time-management and the ability to delegate and train volunteers are also valuable skills for this position. The Youth Ministries Coordinator will have a solid foundation in the Christian faith and familiarity with United Methodist practices and/or a willingness to learn.  This person should be energetic, mature in their faith, have a passion for young persons and able to be a strong role-model as a Christ-like disciple. Previous experience and education in Christian discipleship and youth ministries is desirable. Part time with possibility of full-time if youth program experiences growth.