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Youth and Children's Ministry

Assistant Youth Director

Littleton United Methodist Church
Posted: 11/10/2021
Salary/Range: $18 - $20/Hr
Location
Littleton, CO
Description:

Littleton United Methodist Church in Littleton, Colorado is seeking an energetic leader for its youth ministry, working with both middle school and high school students (grades 6-12). This comprehensive program has developed ministries that the new director may build upon, including Sunday School, weekly fellowship, Bible Studies, a weekly sports ministry, gender-specific programming, annual mission trips, and annual fundraisers. 

A successful candidate must have a strong faith and love of Christ, as well as a passion for youth ministry. LUMC is a strong, growing church located in Littleton, Colorado, a southwestern suburb of Denver. The region boasts unlimited opportunities for missions, both urban and rural, and for recreation in the beautiful Rocky Mountains.

Supervised by: Youth Director

Hours per Week: Part Time Professional Staff (20-hours/week)

Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate, relate, and work well with youth, families, and volunteers
  • Experience in Program Development
  • Ability to envision, design, create, implement and evaluate a multi-faceted Youth Ministry
  • Ability to articulate an overarching mission for the ministry and speak to the roles each piece of programming seeks to accomplish
  • Proficient in social media platforms is important for communication and outreach

Responsibilities: (not an inclusive list)

  • The development and oversight of curriculum and interactive programs for Middle School and High School youth (Bible Studies, weekend retreats, summer mission trips, etc)
  • Be a support resource and work with the parents/guardians of youth
  • Youth Ministry marketing, fundraising, and community outreach
  • Encouraging growth in the youth program through new and creative ideas and by sharing responsibility with youth, their parents, staff, clergy, and volunteers
  • Coordinating youth activities with other church ministries (Music, Children’s, etc)

Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience

This is a flexible position with some hours capable of being done from home while some hours will be in person. Sundays are required to be in person.

To Apply: shunter@littletonumc.org