YOUTH MINISTRY JOB DESCRIPTION:

To build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry (in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach) while serving as a spiritual leader and role model.

Responsibilities:

 

  1. Be an advocate for youth and educate the congregation about the hopes, concerns and needs of youth in the local church and community.
  2. Help plan, develop, and implement all aspects of a balanced youth ministry in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach.
  3. Provide/encourage opportunities for youth to share/lead in the ministries of our church (worship, mission, outreach and fellowship).
  4. Twice a month, plan Sunday meetings that include a time for learning, fellowship and/or missional experiences, as well as develop additional opportunities for joint youth ministry with churches in Pearl River and local UM Churches in the Palisades district.
  5. Chaperone the Youth Summer Mission Trip,  plan, organize, and recruit chaperones for the Mission Trip as well as lead youth in fundraising efforts for Mission Trip.
  6. Recruit and train volunteers who work with youth in all aspects of youth ministry and ensure adequate volunteer support and adult to youth ratios.
  7. Attend or ensure a youth representative at monthly Church Council meetings.
  8. Keep records of youth participation and manage the youth ministry budget.
  9. Communicate in a timely manner and as effectively as possible using all available resources (email, website, bulletin, newsletter, bulletin board, etc.). Ensure communication with church staff and leadership, parents, and the congregation as a whole.
  10. Ensure that the Safe Sanctuary Policy is observed in all youth ministry settings.

YOUTH MINISTRY

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