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Covenant United Methodist Church

Director of Youth Ministries

Covenant United Methodist Church
Greer, South Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 11/17/2010
Categories: Youth Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Covenant United Methodist Church
Greer, South Carolina
Position Title: Director of Youth Ministries
Purpose: To lead, organize, coordinate, administer, and develop a Christ-centered Youth Ministry (6th-12th grades).
Pastors: Pastor Darren Hook; Associate Pastor Linda Guthrie
Primary Duties:
• Develop a balance of ministry programs designed to engage youth as disciples of Jesus Christ through worship, education, evangelism, fellowship, spiritual development, missions and service.
• Recruit, coordinate, train, equip and supervise volunteers for all program areas of Youth Ministry, including Sunday School, mission trips, retreats and all other youth programs.
• Build and maintain meaningful relationships with youth, and participate in one-on-one mentoring programs. Youth group averages 80+ per Sunday.
• Develop and maintain an effective volunteer program for Youth Ministries.
• Coordinate, supervise, and lead the Youth Ministry Team.
• Formulate and execute the Youth Ministry budget.
• Assist/teach Confirmation classes.
• Maintain Youth Ministry page on CUMC website. (
• Clear understanding of, and dedication to, the Word of God and Methodist doctrine.
• Strong interpersonal, organizational, administrative, and communication skills.
• Strong leadership development and relationship building skills.
Education Desired: College degree
Salary Range: $40,000 plus, depending on experience, education level, etc.
• Excellent comprehensive insurance plan, with 403b savings plan.
• Strong CUMC emphasis on expanding the Youth Ministry program; congregation attendance averages 750+ per Sunday. Youth group averages 80+ per Sunday.
• New church facilities under construction with youth cafe’, game room, and worship areas.
• Excellent school district, low cost of living community, with abundant medical and recreational community facilities close by. Greer is a community near Greenville, SC.
Staff Parish Relations Committee Chair: Mark Williams
Send Resume To: Mark Williams;; (cell) 864-270-5904
Covenant UMC Address: 1310 Old Spartanburg Rd, Greer, SC 29650
Covenant UMC Phone Number: (864) 244-3162