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Valencia United Methodist Church

Director of Youth Ministries

Valencia United Methodist Church
Valencia, California, United States

Date Posted: 10/04/2014
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

The Valencia United Methodist Church is looking for a qualified candidate to fill the part-time position of Director of Youth Ministries.  This role was created based on a desire and sincere commitment to grow and develop the Christian disciples and leaders of tomorrow. 


The Director of Youth Ministries will have the opportunity to:

  • Be part of a dynamic team consisting of one ordained pastor, assistant pastor, staff, and lay leaders working together to grow and develop the youth ministries
  • Be part of a growing congregation with approximately 530 members, two well-attended worship hours, and a focus on missional outreach
  • Lead, nurture, and influence the faith development of junior and senior high youth through classes, studies, fellowship, service projects and other events
  • Build personal relationships with the youth
  • Maintain ongoing communication among parents, youth and congregation


Our vision for the youth program:


  • Know Christ's Love
  • Grow in Christ's Love
  • Go serve in Christ's Love
  • Together


Desired qualifications include:

  • Christian education/youth ministry degree (or in process) preferred
  • Experience in the area of building and growing youth ministry
  • 2 years minimum experience working with junior and senior high youth as a teacher, leader, or Christian education worker
  • Strong interpersonal relationship and communication skills
  • Team player


Position open through October 17th

Hours per week:  20 - includes Thursday evenings and Sunday mornings