Reveille United Methodist Church, a congregation of 1,600 members, in Richmond, Virginia, has an immediate opening for a full time Director of Youth Ministries. The Youth Minister will guide and manage the programs that support the spiritual growth of our youth, grades 6-12. The dynamic individual will have a strong desire to support the continued growth of a program of 80+ youth in building disciples of Jesus Christ through teaching, worship, fellowship and mission. The qualified person will work with families of youth to provide resources and support for parents; will develop Christian youth leaders; and will incorporate the youth fully into the life of the congregation. The Director of Youth Ministries will direct and work closely with the Assistant Director of Youth Ministries; will also work closely with the Director of Music and youth choir program.
The qualified candidate will have a commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and to the church as the body performing God’s work. Will have five plus years experience with youth ministry leadership in a large or mid-sized church, have a desire to work with youth, and will have a Masters of Divinity degree or equivalent knowledge in United Methodist theology. A licensed, commissioned or ordained deacon designation in UMC is highly desirable.
Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications. A successful background check is required for this position prior to hire. Interested, qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org