Job Type: Full-Time Posted: 2 weeks ago Denomination: United Methodist
Covenant United Methodist Church is a multi-generational, midsize urban/suburban congregation. The church has both traditional and contemporary worship services. We seek to maintain a balance of spiritual growth, missions, and fellowship. Our immediate community is diverse racially and economically. Our students are spread among at least a dozen public and private schools. A person taking this position would benefit from a ministry-team work environment with dedicated volunteers and parents who are willing to help. Our church is large enough to offer a wide variety of ministries, yet small enough to have a strong sense of community where people truly get to know one another as they serve Jesus Christ together.
Average Attendance: 250 No. of Active Youth: 15
Director of Student Ministries
Covenant United Methodist Church is a midsize urban/suburban congregation, located in Cordova, Tennessee with an immediate opening for a full-time Director of Student Ministries. This position will lead both middle and senior high students as well as college age young adults.
The candidate must have a strong Christian and biblical background and be able to provide spiritual leadership and direction to our students and families. Candidate should have innovative leadership skills and be able to recruit, coordinate and empower volunteers. The ideal person needs to be highly organized, technologically savvy, and possess strong personal communications skills with teens, parents, and young adults. Appropriate use and knowledge of social media is a must. The candidate should have a basic understanding of the theology and practices of the United Methodist Church and be able to lead a Confirmation Program. A college degree or vocational experience in student ministry is strongly recommended. Music and art background is a plus.
We are accepting resumes through August 31, 2019. You may apply by emailing your resume to Lisa Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Salary Range: $30,000-$40,000