Part-time Youth Minister
Company Name:Georgetown First United Methodist Church
1280 Lexington Road
Contact Person:Rev. Greg Gallaher
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.