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Wayne Street United Methodist

Pastor to Youth and Their Families

Wayne Street United Methodist
St. Marys, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 07/20/2010
Categories: Family Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Team Position: Pastor to Youth and Their Families

Coach: Sr. Pastor

Job Type: Full Time

Spiritual: Is a devoted follower of Jesus Christ who is living out their call and giftedness. Is committed to personal spiritual growth and participates in a discipleship/accountability group. Views this position as a ministry not just a job.

Overview: Is responsible for development, oversight, and performance of a well-balanced ministry process for youth and their families that shape authentic followers of Christ in our community and beyond.

• Design and develop a relevant process that engages youth and their families in desiring to develop a deep relationship with God and live out their giftedness in service to God and community.
• Plan, organize, and involve youth in various aspects of the church.
• Support youth in their school/community settings.
• Be available to the youth on their schedules.
• Lead and direct an adult youth board that utilizes the talents and abilities of adults interested in youth ministry.
• Design, develop, and lead the conformation process.

• Ability to establish and maintain healthy boundaries.
• Enthusiasm and strong work ethic
• Strong understanding of the social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
• Effective teacher, communicator, and motivator
• Is able to work with all ages and backgrounds of persons inside and outside the congregation.
• Able to train and empower servant leaders.

Education & Experience:
• A degree in youth ministry is preferred or at least two years of full time experience in developing and growing a youth ministry.

To Apply send your Resume and Cover Letter to

This is an overview of this position and does not necessarily contain all the duties and responsibilities of the position.