Youth Director - Crabtree UMC (Clyde)


Youth Director
Crabtree United Methodist Church

We are seeking a part-time Youth Director with a vibrant and growing love for Jesus Christ, who is gifted to work with children. This is a part-time position that will include Sunday youth meetings, scheduled children's events, and special church events.
JOB TITLE:  Youth Director
Compensation will be determined by the applicant’s qualifications and experience.
The Youth Director will provide leadership for the growth and development of the youth within the church and the community. The Youth Director will be attentive to the concerns and needs of youth in the community to determine how the congregation might serve them and their families and how they might serve as Christian disciples and good neighbors.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Plan, implement and lead regular meetings with the youth and volunteers to identify youth activities and spiritual growth opportunities for the youth.
  • Plan, coordinate, and facilitate Sunday youth meetings, activities and, Christian education and mission trips.
  • Work with adult volunteers involved in the youth program.
  • Coordinate youth activities and events with the Senior Pastor, the Youth Committee and the Church Council.
  • Communicate with organizations, people, and resources in the community that relate to youth and seek to connect the congregation with the community.
  • Contact other churches in the Crabtree area, Lake Junaluska Assembly, and UMC District and Conference offices to learn of suggestions and programs suitable for Crabtree youth.
  • Communicate with organizations, people, and resources in the community that relate to youth and seek to connect the congregation with the community.
  • Work within an approved budget for activities, trips, and other expenses and maintain records of expenditures.
  • Work under the supervision of the Crabtree Pastor, the Youth Committee, and the Pastor Parish Relations Committee.
  • Follow the Crabtree Safe Sanctuary policies, procedures, and requirements.
The Youth Director will:
  • Be a dedicated Christian.
  • Have qualities appealing to youth including being passionate, energetic, enthusiastic, and fun, as well as strong interpersonal skills
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be at least 21 years old.
  • Experience of being involved in the United Methodist Church is desirable.
  • An Associate Degree, or two years of college/university study is desirable.
Hiring Requirements:
Background Check, Reference Checks, Motor Vehicle Record Check, and Motor Vehicle Operator License
Crabtree United Methodist Church is located in the Crabtree community, North Carolina, located about 25 miles west of Asheville in the Great Smoky Mountains. Founded on classical Christian theology from the Wesleyan-Anglican tradition, our focus is on forming Christian community among believers with a variety of backgrounds. Our worship style may be described as traditional with liturgical character. Our vision is to be a community of disciples who courageously and compassionately express the saving love of Jesus to everyone they meet without compromising biblical orthodoxy. Attendance for 2019 averaged 45 each Sunday. We support missionaries throughout the world and care for needs within our local area.
Please submit your application that addresses these duties, responsibilities and qualifications to:
Crabtree United Methodist Church
5405 Crabtree Rd
Clyde, NC 28721
Attn: Joe Morrow
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Contact: Joe Morrow

Church/Org/Business Name: Crabtree UMC

Address: 5405 Crabtree Road Clyde NC 28721

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