About the job
The Youth Director will serve with the volunteer Pastor of Youth and Family Ministry to lead a congregation-supported, intergenerational, family-integrated, neighborhood-loving ministry with students in grades 5-12. The Youth Director cultivates spiritual and holistic formation for youth by leading a volunteer youth ministry team in implementing discipleship programs, practices, and relationships that nurture the identity, belonging, and purpose of diverse young people towards Christian life and faith.
Mountainside’s Youth Director will have the opportunity to work within a growing youth ministry of around 40 students within a highly-participatory and increasingly multicultural church of around 200 people. The Youth Director will be invited and expected to participate in the congregational body life of Mountainside Communion, including regular Sunday morning worship participation.