Director - Youth/Young Adult Ministries


Christ United Methodist Church in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida is seeking a proven leader to direct our Youth/Young Adult Program.  The qualified candidate will provide a safe, nurturing environment for youth, and youth adults to learn and grow in God's love, helping them face life's challenges.

Principle duties and responsibilities include: helping to develop, plan and provide all aspects of a balanced youth ministry in areas of team building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach; coordinating Sunday school for youth (grades 6-12) during the Sunday school hour (9:45-10:45 AM); planning and delivering UMFY programs that include devotion, prayer and study one afternoon/evening during the week; coordinating Confirmation programs; planning outings for youth; developing and maintaining regular communication with parents and participating youth. 

Administratively, the Youth/Young Adult Director recruits and coordinates volunteers to work with youth; provides frequent communication with the congregation regarding youth activities, newsletters, emails, church bulletin, media presentations, and social media; attends staff meetings; prepares, submits and administers youth budget and performs other duties as directed by the Senior Pastor.

Qualifications include a personal commitment to Jesus Christ; leadership, teamwork, interpersonal and relationship skills; a passion for serving youth and families, excellent verbal and written communication skills; and conflict management ability.  Must have a valid Florida driver license and safe driving record and be able to pass a background check.  EOE/MF/ADA.

Please submit resumes to:

Contact: Diana Norred

Address: Saint Petersburg FL 33713

Phone: 727-510-6910


Contact Us

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