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Archbold United Methodist Church

Director of Youth Ministries

Archbold United Methodist Church
Archbold, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 09/19/2008
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Archbold United Methodist Church in Archbold, Ohio is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministries. We are a mid-size, growing church located in rural Northwest Ohio. The successful candidate must have a passion for working with youth, and a strong commitment to Christ. We are looking for a dynamic, creative, self-starter, with strong communication and organizational skills, and a team spirit. This person will be central to achieving the church’s goal to strengthen and grow our existing youth ministries (5th through High School age), create new outreach opportunities for youth in our community, recruit and train youth leaders, and help lead mission experiences for youth. This individual will also assist the Lead Pastor with confirmation classes, help to oversee long range planning of the children and youth programming, and will have minor pastoral duties and responsibilities in worship. An undergraduate degree is required. A Youth Ministry Certification and experience is preferred. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.
Deadline for applications is October 17. Applications should include a professional resume, three letters of recommendation, and a statement of educational philosophy and Christian belief. A background check will be required. Candidate must be willing to live within reasonable driving distance of Archbold. Mailing address is: Staff Parish Chair, AUMC, 401 Ditto Street, Archbold, Ohio, 43502.