Job Opening August 2018

Children's and Youth Director
First Presbyterian Church
Grove City, Oh 43123

Job Description

Job Summary
Provide an INTENTIONAL, FOCUSED, and INTERACTIVE ministry to our FPC children and those in the community.

Responsibilities
  1. A commitment to Christ's church by teaching children/youth what it means to be a follower of Jesus.
  2. Plan, prepare and lead program(s) targeting, but not limited to grades 5-8.
  3. Recruit adult(s) to assist in this process.
  4. In working with the youth, we want to see: Bible study, recreation, worship, and service to those in/out of the congregation.
  5. Sunday morning attendance to make connections with children/youth and parents/grandparents.
  6. Go meet the church youth (and family) at their homes, or other locations, to make connections.
  7. Create an over-night (lock-in) and/or weekend retreat for spiritual growth.
  8. As able, include music in this ministry effort.
  9. Be involved in Vacation Bible School.
  10. Keep records of activities and meetings.
  11. Attendance at monthly Christian Education meeting.
  12. Maintain a good working relationship with the pastor.
  13. Accountable to the pastor and ultimately the session (elders and pastor).
Qualifications
  1. Able to perform responsibilities as described and listed above.
  2. Preference given to a person with previous youth ministry experience.
  3. Works well with people of all ages.
  4. A positive personality, capable of leading and motivating others.
  5. A Presbyterian is desirable but not required. 
  6. College education preferred but not required.
  7. Taking this ministry and using THE CANDIDATE'S strengths.
  8. Employment terms: twelve months. Evaluate then explore direction(s).
Compensation
Wage is dependent upon experience and education.
Present proposal...
  • $ 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 fpcofgc@gmail.com if you would like a PDF version of this job description.

COVER LETTER AND RESUME:

Please mail to:
First Presbyterian Church of Grove City
4227 Broadway
Grove City, Oh 43123

Or submit a digital version to:
fpcofgc@gmail.com