Part-time Youth Director Needed

Part-time Youth Director Needed

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Youth Director   PURPOSE:   Under the direction of the Pastor, provide leadership for our Middle School and High School age youth.   WORK WEEK:This is a part time, salaried position that is utilized approximately 10 hours per week.  This includes preparation and planning of youth group events, including trips and retreats, and leadership at both events.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide opportunities for growth and fellowship through bible studies, discussion, spiritual practices, worship, and mission for our middle and high school youth, including: an average of two Sunday evening events per month (August through June) Sunday school (August through June), including being present to lead an average of twice a month a weekend retreat in fall and spring, ski trip in winter, mission trip and high school denominational conference in summer Attend each of our two Sunday morning worship services, once a month Execute fundraising for summer youth trips, to offset costs Contribute to and support the overall ministry of the church. Assimilate new youth into the youth program and follow-up with youth visiting the church and/or youth programs. Attend staff and Christian Education Team meetings   POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Love of God. Love of youth. Good communication skills. A self-starter, able to work independently and self-motivated. An enthusiastic and caring attitude. A creative leader of youth. Flexibility and sound judgment. Ability to recruit and lead adult leaders. Ability to support the mission of Faith church. Bachelor’s degree Understanding of reformed theology. Experience in youth ministry preferred.   RELATIONSHIPS: Head of Staff Christian Education Team Adult Youth Advisors Youth Other staff   EVALUATION: Pastor and the Personnel Committee will conduct reviews in...