Director of Student Ministries at Helena United Methodist Church
Helena United Methodist Church is seeking a full-time Director of Student/Youth Ministries (6th-12th grade). Helena UMC is a 1000 membership church located in Helena, Alabama (a suburb of Birmingham) with an average worship attendance of 420. The mission
of the church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. The Director will be responsible for all aspects of the student ministry including: building relationships with students, recruiting, developing and deploying adult leaders
as well as developing student leaders and fostering healthy dynamics and relationships in the student ministry. The Director will enjoy working with the group of adults who serve weekly. The Director will coordinate Wednesday night programs, Sunday night programs,
Sunday morning Sunday School and other special events and programming. The Director will ensure a balanced diet of faith-building experiences for our students such as small group bible study and discussion, prayer opportunities, Sunday morning worship, local
and regional mission opportunities and recreation and fellowship. The Director is responsible to the Senior Pastor and the Staff-Parish Relations Committee. Bachelor’s degree and two to five years experience required. A clear call to youth ministry within
a United Methodist congregation is important. Please send cover letter and resume to Rev. Mary Bendall at
email@example.com by April 1, 2014.