Children's and Youth Director
First Presbyterian Church
Grove City, Oh 43123
Provide an INTENTIONAL, FOCUSED, and INTERACTIVE ministry to our FPC children and those in the community.
- A commitment to Christ's church by teaching children/youth what it means to be a follower of Jesus.
- Plan, prepare and lead program(s) targeting, but not limited to grades 5-8.
- Recruit adult(s) to assist in this process.
- In working with the youth, we want to see: Bible study, recreation, worship, and service to those in/out of the congregation.
- Sunday morning attendance to make connections with children/youth and parents/grandparents.
- Go meet the church youth (and family) at their homes, or other locations, to make connections.
- Create an over-night (lock-in) and/or weekend retreat for spiritual growth.
- As able, include music in this ministry effort.
- Be involved in Vacation Bible School.
- Keep records of activities and meetings.
- Attendance at monthly Christian Education meeting.
- Maintain a good working relationship with the pastor.
- Accountable to the pastor and ultimately the session (elders and pastor).
- Able to perform responsibilities as described and listed above.
- Preference given to a person with previous youth ministry experience.
- Works well with people of all ages.
- A positive personality, capable of leading and motivating others.
- A Presbyterian is desirable but not required.
- College education preferred but not required.
- Taking this ministry and using THE CANDIDATE'S strengths.
- Employment terms: twelve months. Evaluate then explore direction(s).
Wage is dependent upon experience and education.
- $ 1,000 per month for an average of 70 hours a month ($ 15.00 an hour - contract basis).
- Up to $ 1,000 for supplies that relate directly to children and youth ministries.
Employment is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.
This job opening became available in August 2018. This information will be removed as soon as the job is filled. Please email email@example.com if you would like a PDF version of this job description.
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