First United Methodist Church in Cary, North Carolina, (First Cary) seeks a Youth Ministry Associate who will invest in a strong future for the youth and this vital ministry of the church. The Associate will be someone who shares in the mission and vision of the church, and values a team ministry approach with the youth, parents, lay servants, staff, clergy, and community partners to shepherd the youth and their families on a lifelong journey of discipleship.
The role and the responsibilities of this position will build on the well-established ministry of a large and thriving congregation, and at the same time will create new opportunities to strengthen the ministry and the discipleship of our youth and their families. Weekly rhythms include Sundays along with a mid-week connection, in addition to weekly staff and team meeting participation.
Other key responsibilities are to lead and grow the small group ministry, service, discipleship, and fellowship opportunities for youth, along with the recruitment, training, and leadership development of adult lay servants participating in Youth Ministry. The Associate must be forward thinking, adaptive, have strong communication skills, and provide solid follow-through for the discernment, planning and implementation of Youth Ministry programs. Please view the full Job Posting: http://firstcary.com/employment