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Director of Outreach Ministries

HOUSTON, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 03/31/2008
Categories: Outreach
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
The Director of Outreach Ministries will have two primary goals: (1) to attract new members to Westminster while connecting them into the life of the Church family; and (2) to connect existing members more fully into the activities and programs of the Church. This position reports to the Pastor.

Essential Functions:

1. Focus on attracting and connecting members in key demographic groups (young adults, young couples, and families with children); including the organization of relevant activities and/or events targeted toward these demographics. 2. Connect new and existing members to ministries and launch new classes and small groups. 3. Make regular weekly contact with those who visit the church, especially first time visitors. 4. Proactively look for opportunities to invite visitors to church events or activities. 5. Insure cross-communication and synergy between church groups; provide support, and maintain accountability. 6. Responsible for coordinating and assisting with the promotion of church events planned by various groups within the Church and the Week Day School to avoid conflicts with facilities and/or resources. 7. Assist with organizing guest lecturers/programs relevant to making disciples of Jesus Christ. 8. Assist with idea generation, programming, and content selection to support the needs of existing Sunday School classes and other ministry areas.

Two years college or equivalent work experience (Bachelor’s degree preferred).
5 years of related experience.