Frederick Presbyterian Church, Frederick, MD Seeks Candidates for Director of Youth Ministry

FPC is currently accepting applications for our Director of Youth Ministry. This part-time position (12-15 hours weekly) entails planning, coordinating, and implementing youth ministry activities to create a program integrating fellowship, fun, service, and faith exploration. The program welcomes youth in grades 6-12; the annual calendar traditionally includes regular youth fellowship during the school year.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to Pastor Eric Myers ([email protected]).

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE:  To provide leadership for the youth ministry of FPC

REPORTS TO:  the pastor, as head of staff

Plan, coordinate, and implement activities of youth ministry (including youth fellowship during the school year) into an integrated (fellowship, fun, service, faith exploration) and effective program for youth in grades 6-12 including an annual calendar

Develop a youth council/committee model of youth ministry whereby a team of leaders (adults and youth) are involved in the planning and implementation of program

       

Develop, plan, and implement mission opportunities for youth (traditionally to include a summer mission trip)

       

Serve as resource for confirmation program leaders (help with scheduling and communication)

Establish relationships with parents and others to foster support of the youth program

Communicate regularly with youth, their parents, church staff, and congregation through social media, church publications, and other methods of communication

Work with the church staff as a member of the team, attend staff meetings as possible, and share in the broader mission and ministry of FPC.  Maintain close communication with the pastor/head of staff