Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries
Kirk of Kildaire, Presbyterian
Cary, North Carolina
The Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries (DYYAM) is a non-ordained program staff who provides administration and leadership for the Kirk’s youth ministries including those individuals in 6th through 12th grades, college age, and the Young Adult Ministry serving families, couples, and singles.
The DYYAM collaborates with the Pastor/Head of Staff, Associate Pastor(s) and all other staff designated as responsible for the Children’s, Adult ministries, and any other component of Christian Education (CE).
The DYYAM works closely with the CE Youth and Young Adult Ministry Team with respect to youth and young adult ministries, regularly attends that team’s meetings, and provides resourcing to that team. The DYYM also regularly attends meetings of the Church Staff and participates actively as a member of the Kirk Program Staff representing youth and young adult ministries.
The DYYAM directs, recruits, trains, and supports volunteers who work with youth and young adults.
The DYYAM is responsible for effective communication regarding Kirk youth and young adults and programming within the Church and community at large.