Lakewood United Methodist Church is a community of people that pledge to seek God’s will in all things, serve God humbly and enthusiastically, surrender our fears and embrace God, support each other with the love of Christ, and share our faith in the name of Christ.
We are located in Jacksonville, Florida about 8 miles southeast of the downtown area. We are an established church with an average of 425 attending two worship services. Requirements for the position is a Bachelor’s Degree and include but not limited to three years of some type of youth work experience. The position is currently a salaried position with a range of compensation of $40,000- $50,000 depending upon experience and qualifications. Please see below for the Position Overview. If you interested in applying for this position please send your resume before 11:59 PM EST on 10/18/2017 to email@example.com.
The Director of Youth Ministries will be first and foremost responsible for building and maintaining a program that will help lead the youth of Lakewood UMC to a relationship with Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior and help the youth of Lakewood UMC maintain that relationship by growing their Christian faith through the variety of weekly and annual programs and retreats. More importantly the Director of Youth Ministries will help facilitate a growing relationship between the students and Christion adults so that the youth are challenged and encouraged to grow as followers of Christ.
The Director of Youth Ministries should support the teachings of the United Methodist Church as outlined in the Book of Discipline as well as assure compliance with the Book of Discipline, the Legal Resource Manual and the United Methodist Church in all business transactions.
The Director of Youth Ministries will be responsible for planning and executing the following:
Contact: Youth Director Search Committee
Address: 6133 San Jose Blvd Jacksonville FL 32217
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011