Youth Pastor

Classification: 
Part-time
Company: 
Bryantsville United Methodist Church,
46 Bryantsville Road,
Lancaster,
Kentucky
40444
Contact Person: 
Rev. W. Shane Frederick
Contact E-mail Address: 
shanethepreacher@yahoo.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 5483069
Description/Responsibilities: 
Youth Minister Salary: $225 per pay period. Start Date: Must be able to begin employment before August 7, 2013. Seeking: (Preferably) A Christian married man or woman that can commit at least one calender year to growing youth in their relationship with Christ, the church and their community. If unwed, must ensure volunteers from the church will be assisting for Boundaries & Safe Sanctuaries. Essential Job Functions: • Will be given the opportunity, if desired, to preach on a semi-regular basis. • Oversee and continue the entire youth (6th through 12th grade) program of the church. This includes but is not limited to: Sunday Morning Devotional Time (Sundays from 9:50 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.), Sunday Night Youth Group (Hours vary), Wednesday Evening Youth Program (Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m), and at least one youth activity per month. • Recruit, equip, and partner with teachers and volunteers. • Working with the pastor to choose curriculum for all appropriate ministries. • Maintain reasonable regular contact with the youth apart from church sponsored events. • Track youth points and fundraising dollars. • Plan and oversee a monthly youth fundraiser. • Coordinate snacks, games and transportation when necessary for ministry events • Coordinate at least two youth Sunday services per year • Meet regularly for pastoral staff meetings. • With a team of volunteers lead youth trips to events like New Song, WinterBlitz, and Icthus. Plan and lead youth service projects. • Must develop a clear rapport with the youth • Other duties as assigned
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Minimum Qualifications: • A mature, contagious Christian witness that professes the statements of faith of the United Methodist Church • A clear rapport with young people and a passion for creating engaging ministry environments for them. • Be able to demonstrate creativity, organization and leadership skills • An ability to recruit, equip and partner with volunteers • Upon hiring, regular participation in the Body of Bryantsville United Methodist Church is expected. This is determined by the PPR/SPRC and the Senior Pastor. Additional Desired, but Not Required Qualifications: • Previous Experience • Clear acumen with digital media, social media and website maintenance. • Giftings and/or willingness to participate in the worship of God in the church.
Application Instructions: 
Send Resume and Cover Letter postmarked no later than May 15, 2013 to above address or as a Word document or .RTF file to the email address or physical address below. Organization Description Bryantsville United Methodist Church is located on Highway 27 in Northern Garrard County four miles past the Kentucky River Bridge approximately 20 minutes from Wilmore, 15 minutes from Danville and 35 minutes from Lexington. Our worship attendance ranges between 35 and 50 and our youth program currently has 10-20 active youth. We are a growing congregation with a heart for children and youth who seeks a youth minister with the creativity, passion, and initiative to sustain and grow a youth program that not only ministers to our youth but also impacts Northern Garrard County. Rev. W. Shane Frederick (270) 585- 9262 shanethepreacher@yahoo.com Bryantsville United Methodist Church Facebook.com/bryantsvilleumc www.bryantsvilleumc.com