Director of Student and Young Adult Ministries
Matthews United Methodist Church, a vibrant 3,800 member suburban church in the greater Charlotte, NC area, is seeking a dynamic individual to assume leadership of a very active student ministry of 300 young people. This position provides leadership for the areas of Student Ministries (7th Grade - College) and Young Adults. Responsibilities include the development, implementation and oversight of all spiritual formation, mission and outreach opportunities for students and young adults. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree and five years of experience as the lead in a student ministry of at least 150 active students is required. A complete job description is available on our web site www.matthewsumc.org. Click on employment opportunity under the Home tab.
Core Competencies and Qualifications:
- Communication, including the use of social media and electronic communications
- Embrace UMC doctrine and theology, creating a balanced student ministry that includes worship, discipleship, mission, outreach and fellowship.
Please submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only candidates who meet the minimum criteria above and submit the requested material will be considered. Salary range is $55,000 - $68,000, commensurate with experience.
- Brief statement of faith, personal vision and mission of Student Ministry
- Two reference letters from current or former supervisors (specifically in Student Ministry)