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Alpharetta First United Methodist Church

Director of New Member Involvement

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church
Alpharetta, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 07/06/2012
Categories: Other
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Large, dynamic, growing United Methodist church seeks Director of New Member Involvement. Must be a person of strong Christian faith.

30 hours per week (benefits eligible). Hours somewhat flexible but generally require Sunday mornings, staff meetings on Tuesday mornings, Wednesday night church events, some weekend and evening emails. Relocation package not included.

Greet new members and get their information. Teach new members about United Methodism and this local church. Help them connect to small groups, classes and ministries. Input their involvement in ACS database, send welcome letters and letters of transfer. Track their involvement for at least a year and encourage them when necessary. Exhibit care and compassion for church members and refer their needs to pastors and other staff when appropriate. Organize volunteers as Greeters at key places in the church and create a culture of hospitality. Take the lead in creating new Sunday School classes and work with the Minister of Discipleship to support new classes in their studies, fellowship and service. Be a team player with other church staff and lay leaders, complying with church policies. Work with the Communications staff person to promote the church at times of the Christian year that are of interest to visitors. Work with the city and community for opportunities to invite newcomers to visit the church. Organize volunteers to make the church an active presence in community events.

Send resume and references to Rev. Larisa Parker, Alpharetta First UMC, 69 N Main Street, Alpharetta, Georgia 30009.