Associate Director of Student Ministries - Kingwood UMC


2/1/2016

Kingwood United Methodist Church is looking to hire an Associate Director of Student Ministries.

Kingwood United Methodist Church is looking to hire an Associate Director of Student Ministries.

The Associate Director of Student Ministries is a This is a full-time (40hour) position responsible for planning, organizing, and promoting opportunities and events for students to connect with each other, the youth staff, our volunteers as well as the rest of the congregation through intergenerational activities.  This person should have a passion for church unity not just between different departments within KUMC but also between the many Kingwood student ministries.  
This person needs a definite passion and calling for youth and youth ministry.  They should have a strong interest in both middle school and high school ministry and a desire to connect students to the Word of God. They should be able to relate not only to students, but also their families.  Strong relational skills and the ability to organize and complete tasks are essential.  This person should passionately pursues Christ and others.
 
Specific duties will include:

  • Love, pray for and minister to youth
  • Lead MS and HS LIFE (teaching and facilitating table group discussion)
  • Train leaders student and adult leaders to lead table groups
  • Help plan, promote and facilitate youth events and including volunteer recruitment
  • Maintain and continue to build a girls ministry
  • Develop promotional materials for events (videos, graphics, posters)
  • Support our worship ministry
  • Attend community youth events (athletic games, plays, young life, FCA, etc.)
  • Assist student transition between Confirmation and MS ministry, and MS ministry to HS ministry
  • Create and manage system for connecting with visitors to Source 15 and all other youth events
  • Create and  manage system for reconnecting with inactive students
  • Utilize social networking to connect with students.
  • Maintain relationships and ministry with college youth.
  • Assist Confirmation Director
 
POSITION REQUIREMENTS:    College Degree
  • Passionate relationship with Jesus and His Bride the “Church”
  • Self motivated
  • Ability to Enter a Room Full of Students and Connect with Them
  • Organized
  • Strong Communicational skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Creative
  • Technologically competent
  • Passion for Connecting Students to the Word of God
Interested parties should email Kumcyouthassociate@gmail.com