Marion First UMC, Blue Ridge District, Western North Carolina Conference, is seeking a full-time Children and Youth Director.
Primary function of the full time position is to provide leadership in the Church in the areas of Children and Youth Ministry and participate in other programs of the Church. Qualifications are a minimum of a two year degree, or equivalent, with a preference for a B.A. degree with course work in Christian Education along with experience working with both children and youth.
The position reports to the senior pastor and duties include being responsible to:
Organize, direct, schedule, and supervise the programs and curriculum, for children and youth ministries, including: Sunday School, Confirmation, Vacation Bible School, nursery, children’s church, youth events, mission opportunities, service projects, and other programs related to youth and children. Recruit, train, and supervise all Youth and Children volunteer workers. Ensure Safe Sanctuaries policy is followed and that there is appropriate and timely training for youth and children volunteers, and to assimilate new families into the Youth and Children programs.
The responsibilities identified above are not intended to be all-inclusive and a current job description will be sent upon request by contacting Rev. Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org. The salary is commensurate with similar full-time positions.
Interested candidates should should enclose a cover letter sharing some of their relevant faith journey, a resume, and the names of three references with contact information.