Christ the Victor Lutheran Church

Florence, Arizona, United States

Director of Youth Ministry

  • Address: 6173 E Arizona Farms Road, Florence, Arizona 85132
  • Affiliation: LCMC
  • Contact: Pastor Bruce Lerum
  • Phone: 520.723.4220
  • Email: blerum@ChristTheVictor.net
  • Website: Click Here
  • Category: Youth Ministry
  • Position Title: Director of Youth Ministry
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Description:

    Director of Youth Ministry

    Christ the Victor Lutheran Church

    6173 E Arizona Farms Rd

    Florence, AZ  85143

    office@ChristTheVictor.net

    520-723-4220


    Job Description for:

    PART-TIME DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY

    POSITION:

     

    Paid Part-Time Director of Youth Ministry at Christ the Victor. Flexible hours, to be negotiated with Pastor and/or the Youth Leadership as appropriate—with a minimum of 12 hours per week. Report weekly hours to the Pastor.

     

    PURPOSE:

    The purpose is to minister and grow the youth of our church and community in grades 7-12 and to administer, develop, and implement youth ministry programs designed to meet the spiritual, social, and emotional needs of the youth, leading them to strong spiritual commitments and disciplines in Jesus Christ.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to:

    • Pray for the youth.
    • Establish meaningful personal relationships with the young people in the congregation and community by investing in their lives, such as attending lunch at the area schools and attending their extracurricular activities (ie: sporting events, concerts, school plays, and awards ceremonies).
    • Must have vision and ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage, implement, and attend weekly activities for the youth during the school year that include Bible study, worship, fellowship and fun! The activities need to be relevant and effective in instructing, training, nurturing, and equipping youth for leading a Spirit-filled life of faith and forging deep Christian friendships.
    • Provide hands-on opportunities for service projects and mission trips for youth to learn how to live out their faith in helping meet the needs of others.
    • Plan, implement, and attend special summer events such as concerts, retreats, games, and other activities.
    • Plan, organize, and attend youth camps & conferences.
    • Participate in annual youth ministry training and individual spiritual development.
    • Regularly attend the youth Sunday school class and teach as needed.
    • Assist in the teaching of the Confirmation class as needed.
    • Recruit and develop adults within the congregation to serve as committed mentors.
    • Work effectively with parents of youth to foster support of the youth program, including ongoing communication to provide opportunities for input and feedback.
    • Work alongside other church staff members as a team player, attending staff meetings, and sharing in the vision and ministry in which Christ the Victor has been called.
    • Ensure that the Child Protective policies are observed in all youth ministry settings.

     

    QUALIFICATIONS AND APTITUDES:

    • A Christian with a growing faith in Jesus Christ and a heart for the youth.
    • Conduct yourself in a Christ-like manner and demonstrate high Biblical standards as you teach youth with your own life.
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is desired. Create and monitor expenditures through Christ the Victor’s Youth budget.
    • Coordinate, administer and maintain an annual youth ministry budget
    • Must be willing to submit to a background check and drug screen.

     

    ACCOUNTABILITY:

    Pastor and the Youth Ministry Team at Christ the Victor