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Oak Hill United Methodist Church

Children and Youth Director

Oak Hill United Methodist Church
Morganton, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 04/09/2015
Categories: Children's Pastor - Christian Education - Church Staff - Outreach - Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 101 to 150
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Oak Hill United Methodist Church has a unique outreach to the children of the Oak Hill community in Morganton, NC.  On Tuesdays, we have an after school program for 26 kids from the middle schools in the community.  On Wednesdays, we have an after school program with 70-90 children from the elementary school located next door.  On Wednesdays, we have a senior high program with that has served anywhere from 12-25 youth.


The children we serve come from diverse race and socio economic backgrounds.  We are working closely with school counselors, principals, teachers, Congregations 4 Children and The Duke Endowment.  We hope to make an impact upon the whole family.  We hope to improve their spiritual, social, and educational well being.  We hope to expand the number of adult volunteers from our church and community as we expand ways to serve.   We need an experienced leader to guide our coalition and to fall in love with these kids, their families, and our volunteers. 


Oak Hill United Methodist is located in Morganton, NC.   Morganton is known as “Nature's Playground”.  We are surrounded by beautiful mountains and Lake James.  The church is a medium sized church and is known for its outreach to the community.  We have several members who are on the board of directors for The Meeting Place, the homeless ministry in Morganton.  


We are looking for a staff person with a vibrant faith.  We need someone who is experienced in leading church and community programming with children and youth.  We are looking for someone with a bachelor’s degree or beyond.  We are looking for someone who can train and lead adult volunteers.  We need someone who is a self starter.


We will offer salary and health benefits commensurate with experience.


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