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Youth Director (Part-Time)

Youth Director (Part-Time)

Youth Director (Part-Time)

Description: 
This is a 10-15 hours/week position with responsibility for overseeing the youth (6th grade through 12th grade). The Youth Director works closely with the Pastor, the Sunday School Superintendent, and the coordinator of Young Adults & Families with Young Children (YAFYC). 
 
Reports to:
The Senior Pastor for oversight and the Staff Parish Relations Committee for human resources issues. The Senior Pastor and the SPRC will provide ongoing evaluation and feedback of the Youth Director’s performance.
 
Qualifications: 

  • At least one-year experience leading middle or high school students as a volunteer or paid staff in a church or secular setting such as a school or community program.
  • Possess some experience preaching and/or teaching in a youth program or setting. 
  • College courses or degree is preferred (but not required). 
  • Must be comfortable working in a culturally and racially diverse, smaller church.
  • Must adhere to United Methodist theology and practice.
Areas of Responsibility:
  • Disciple DUMC youth into a personal relationship with Christ in both large group and small group environments while supporting and assisting parents in the process of discipling their youth.
  • Be present on Sunday mornings to facilitate Sunday school, worship with the youth in various services, and develop relationships with the youth and parents.
  • Foster youth involvement in the total ministry of DUMC to help develop their leadership skills.
  • Integrate student opportunities for community outreach and missionary programs (both local and beyond).
  • Serve on the Church Council and worship committee to represent the best interest of the youth. 
  • Communicate with the youth, parents, and church in a timely manner and as effectively as possible using all available resources and media. 
  • Ensure that the Child Protection Policy is observed in all youth ministry settings.
  • Report budgetary needs of the youth ministry program to the pastor and manage the budget on an ongoing basis.

Contact: Pastor L. Paul Lawson, PhD

Address: 219 E. Merrill Avenue Dundee FL 33838

Phone: (863) 439-1268

Email:

Website: https://www.dundeeumc.org