Director of University Ministries

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
Central United Methodist Church,
6 West Dickson Street,
Fayetteville,
Arkansas
72701
Contact Person: 
Cindy Alphin
Contact E-mail Address: 
calphin@centraltolife.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(479) 4421803
Description/Responsibilities: 
Director of University Ministries Central United Methodist Church of Fayetteville, Arkansas, is searching for an energetic, self-motivated leader with a passion for college students to start and develop a comprehensive university ministry. Central UMC is a 4200 member, downtown congregation, located in the heart of the beautiful Ozark Mountains in northwest Arkansas, just blocks from the University of Arkansas, a campus of over 24,000 students. The opportunity and resources are present to make a difference for Christ for a very long time. The right person must have a love for Christ and a deep understanding of the Gospel, along with a proven ability to establish and maintain relationships with college students in order to draw them to Christ. The Director will also be expected to create and maintain an ongoing leadership team consisting of college students and lay members. He/She must also possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. This is a full time position with competitive salary and benefits package. The applicant must have at least a bachelor’s degree, along with two years’ experience in youth or college ministry, paid or volunteer. For a complete job description, go to www.centraltolife.com/um. Please send letter of interest and resume to: Cindy Alphin, Assistant Administrator calphin@centraltolife.com Deadline for applications: April 15, 2013
Requirements/Qualifications: 
• Education and/or Experience: A bachelor’s degree is required. A degree and/or training in Christian education or related field is highly desirable. A minimum of two years experience working with a college-aged ministry group in either a lay or paid staff capacity is necessary.
Application Instructions: 
For a complete job description, go to www.centraltolife.com/um. Please send letter of interest and resume to: Cindy Alphin, Assistant Administrator calphin@centraltolife.com Deadline for applications: April 15, 2013