Position Vacancy FULL-TIME DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRIES
First United Methodist Church of Valparaiso, Indiana, is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries to work with youth in sixth grade through high school. This person is charged with encouraging youth inside and outside First United Methodist Church to form a connection and loving relationship with Jesus Christ consistent with the mission, vision and core values of First United Methodist Church. The Director will be expected to set goals and to formulate short-term and long-range plans while developing a vision for youth ministries.
The Director of Youth Ministries will work closely with other staff and with volunteers to plan and implement weekly middle and high school youth events that foster discipleship. Other responsibilities include planning and implementing diverse activities such as mission trips, retreats and summer camps in an atmosphere that fosters a deepening relationship with God.
A letter of application and resume with contact information for at least three references should be submitted by mail to: Youth Ministries Search, First United Methodist Church, 103 Franklin St., Valparaiso, IN 46383. Electronic submission of the same materials should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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