Director of Youth Ministries, Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church


7/17/2019

Full Time Director of Youth Ministries, Trietsch Memorial UMC

Trietsch Memorial, a United Methodist Congregation is an active medium-sized, progressive church serving people from all over the greater Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village area. 
 
Trietsch values vibrant worship, small group learning, inclusiveness, and significant missional outreach both locally and internationally. To understand our ministry, you must first know our mission: "Inviting all people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.” All our ministry decisions flow from this one foundational statement. 
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Plan, develop, implement and oversee all aspects of a balanced youth ministry program (grades 6th – 12th) specifically in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach. 
  • Plan and implement programming that further Trietsch’s Mission, Vision, and Values. Constantly reinforce Mission, Vision and Values through messaging and teaching. 
  • Identify and create settings for a clear pathway to discipleship.  
  • Develop written short-term and long-term goals and prepare the annual youth budget.  
  • Recruit, train and deploy adult volunteers to assist in youth ministry and provide training opportunities for all teachers and volunteer workers in the youth ministry program. Comply with Ministry Safe and background check requirements. 
  • Coordinate and approve all youth curriculum including Sunday morning and small groups from a Wesleyan/Methodist point of view. 
  • Coordinate, recruit and implement 6th grade and Short-course Confirmation. 
  • Be available to youth and parents in a variety of ways (lunch at school, attendance at extracurricular activities, hospital visits, times of crisis, etc.) 
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • College graduate or equivalent preferred. 
  • Academic and/or specialized training in youth ministry OR minimum of two years’ experience working with youth. 
  • Team player with effective communication skills. 
Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with education and experience 
Individuals interested in applying need to send a cover letter and resume to: 
Rev. Doug Meyer, dougm@tmumc.org, and Becky Hornback, beckyh@tmumc.org. 
 
Contact: Becky Hornback, Director of Finance/Operations
Trietsch Memorial UMC
6101 Morriss Road, Flower Mound TX 75028
Contact Person’s Phone Number: 972-539-8547 ext. 245
Email: beckyh@tmumc.org
Deadline: September 1, 2019