Youth Director at Wilshire UMC
Los Angeles, CA 90005

Summary: The Youth Director is responsible for leading the youth in “making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world” through spiritual formation, servant leadership and relational engagement.

Qualifications:

  • Strong Christian commitment and model a godly lifestyle through high standards in attitude, behavior and actions.
  • Passionate and enthusiastic in facilitating spiritual growth of youth.
  • Flexible and adaptable to ministry needs.
  • Solid biblical knowledge consistent with United Methodist theology and practice.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate youth-appropriate programs, messages and activities.
  • Effective and compassionate communication with youth, families, volunteers and staff.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred with preference given to training and/or in Education
  • Experience in Youth Ministry preferred

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Designs and directs all ministries for the youth
  • Works in collaboration with the Children’s Director, parents and staff
  • Provides weekly youth program on Sundays
  • Plans and coordinates youth outings, retreats, community outreach, service activities and other seasonal/holiday events
  • Keeps regular contact with the youth to facilitate spiritual growth
  • Orders curriculum and other materials as needed
  • Recruits, resources, trains and supervises leaders and volunteers
  • Develops and submits an annual budget for the Youth Ministry
  • Other duties as assigned

Address

Wilshire UMC
711 S. Plymouth Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90005

Contact

Wilshire UMC
(213)419-0865
wilshiremem@gmail.com

Website

www.wilshireumcmem.org

Location
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
10
Pay rate
20
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Administrative
Being Artistic/Creative
Interpersonal
Mentoring
Industries
Church Ministry