Associate Director of Youth Ministries
POSITION PURPOSE: To partner with the Youth Director in organizing and implementing FMC Youth Ministries.
POSITION DESCRIPTION: This position partners with the Youth Director and FMC families to invite FMC youth (grades 5-12) and the surrounding community into a growing relationship with Jesus and His people.
- Work closely with the Youth Director and partner with the Children/Student Life team to assist in the execution of the yearly ministry plan and budget for FMC Youth Ministries.
- Share the responsibility for leading and attending youth outings and retreats and weekly youth gatherings, recruiting and working with a team of adult leaders, and investing in relationships with youth.
- Partner with the Youth Director to design and execute avenues of local outreach that provide the youth in our community exposure to the gospel of Christ and the lifestyle of His followers.
- Interface with other FMC ministries for mutual benefit and cross-generational interaction.
This position is directly responsible to the Youth Pastor and is responsible for the team of adult and student leaders who minister in the Youth Ministries.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Minimum of bachelors degree or equivalent with emphasis in a ministry related field.
Ability to pastor, train and empower a team of adults and maturing teens.
Gifted at and eager to preach the Word of God consistently in group contexts.
Exhibit honesty, integrity and courtesy to other FMC employees and the general public. Actions should at all times be consistent with biblical ethics and be characterized by the “fruit of the Spirit”.
TIME & COMPENSATION:
This is a salaried, Associate Director level position with 45 hours over five days (including Sunday) expected.
Health, disability and retirement benefits are provided. A ministry allowance is available.
Salary is commensurate with experience.