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Youth and Children's Ministry

Director of Youth Ministry

St. Francis in the Fields
Posted: 09/13/2022
Louisville, KY

Director of Youth Ministries

Reports to: Rector

Annual Review: Rector

Full Time

Purpose: Lead and grow thriving youth community to grow as disciples who engage in Worship, Formation & Mission.

Specific Responsibilities of this Position include:

  • Recruit, train, and support adult volunteers and Louisville Fellow interns to disciple and provide pastoral care to Middle and High School Youth, both in teams and as individuals
  • Participate as a part of a church staff with an active schedule of gatherings for prayer, enrichment, and communication
  • Prepare and oversee youth ministry budget
  • Review ministry goals and benchmarks with clergy and Vestry representatives
  • Develop and oversee execution of Sunday School curricular scope, sequence, and programming for Middle and High school students
  • Oversee weekly, monthly and annual Youth programming including local service projects, retreats and international mission trips
  • Oversee mid-week fellowship/discipleship small groups
  • Ensure that youth staff and adult volunteers are in compliance with Safeguarding God’s Children policies


  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in youth ministry work with a track record of growing disciples
  • Organizational, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to operate within a team-oriented environment
  • Experienced at pursuing youth relationally outside the walls of the church
  • General knowledge of Scripture and Christian doctrine, and a deep personal prayer life
  • General experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and other material as available to Rev. Clint Wilson at

To Apply: