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Mount Vernon UMC

Director of Youth Ministries

Mount Vernon UMC
Rocky Face, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 04/25/2013
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Director of Youth Ministries

Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, Rocky Face, GA 30740

We are searching for one of two options:

1.  Two positions, averaging 7 hours per week; Salary $7,000/yr each

        Sunday Youth, weekly:  Sunday morning worship service and Sunday evening youth group;

        Friday Youth, weekly: evening from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


2.  One-third time position averaging a minimum of 14 hours per week; Salary $14,000/yr

Role: Lead a youth ministry that fosters faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and equips youth to be in ministry & missions.

Goals and Objectives

  1. Teach Youth the meaning of being a Christian and taking their faith into the everyday world
  2. Provide spiritual growth experiences that are safe, respectful, maintaining integrity of the youth and church, and teach youth to make a difference with commitments to Jesus Christ.


  1. Minister to the Youth
  2. Lead Youth Ministry on Sunday Mornings, Sunday evenings, Friday evenings, Quarterly Events.
  3. Select, plan, organize, lead, and guide resources, activities, outings, and spontaneous activities.
  4. Reach out and recruit the youth in the church and community.

Administrative Responsibilities

  1. Prepare written annual youth plans, budget, and goals, with a year-end summary of results
  2. Perform responsibilities under the direction of the Lead Pastor
  3. Hired by the Staff Parish Relations Committee.


  • A personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord
  • A strong sense of calling to serve the church through youth ministry
  • Ability and willingness to work cooperatively and communicate with others.
  • Competence in basic counseling, relationship building, listening skills for youth ministry
  • Completion of college-level or equivalent
  • Training in Christian Education and/or Youth Ministry
  • Satisfactory Security Check; Hartman Value Profile Test; minimum age of 23; three references