Part-time Youth Minister

Classification: 
Part-time
Company: 
Georgetown First United Methodist Church,
1280 Lexington Road,
Georgetown,
Kentucky
40324
Contact Person: 
Rev. Greg Gallaher
Contact E-mail Address: 
gtownyouth@gmail.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(502) 8630173
Description/Responsibilities: 
• Coordinate Sunday evening and Wednesday evening youth programs • Plan weekly youth-specific activities to promote fun, fellowship, and spiritual development (i.e. ice breakers, games, small group activities) • Select curriculum lessons with the Youth Advisory team and Associate Pastor • Focus youth on developing Christ-centered, Spirit-empowered and biblically-guided lives • Provide Christian fellowship and support opportunities for youth • Involve youth in service ministry within the church and community • With support from the Youth Advisory Team, encourage youth to participate in planning and implementing activities to develop leadership qualities • Develop and implement specific Jr. and Sr. High exclusive events, studies and activities. • Coordinate larger events (designed to reach unchurched youths) such as service projects, lock-ins, retreats, etc.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
• Ability to model enthusiastic and joyful Christian discipleship • Post secondary education preferred, or in pursuit of degree • Passion for youth ministry, is able to inspire and motivate youth and sets a good Christian • Good organizational and communication skills, including the ability to build and sustain trusting relationships with youth and their parents • Available to participate in events both inside the church and the community • Ability to manage conflict and maintain positive relationships • Ability to take direction and also be able to work independently • Flexible hours and has reliable transportation • Excellent references, including personal, professional and clergy
Application Instructions: 
Resume and cover letter.