NextGen Youth Ministry Fellow


Position Description:
To assist and support the NextGen Ministry Team with middle and high school ministries. The position provides a space for vocational discernment, spiritual formation, professional growth while encouraging the use and development of personal gifts and talent.
Status: part-time, hourly, non-exempt, at-will
Hours: 8-12 hours per week
Supervisor:  Pastor for Youth Ministries
Primary Duties (including but not limited to)

  • Assist with plans and leadership of Sunday Morning Small Groups.
  • Assist with plans and leadership of Sunday Night Youth activities.
  • Assist with youth ministry events (Youth Week, Pumpkin Patch, Retreats).
  • Attend meetings with NextGen team and Youth Ministry team.
  • Create and administer social media postings (Instagram, Facebook, TikTok).
  • Follow-up/Connect with students and parents through cards, social media, and personal contact.
  • Attend extracurricular events of students.
  • Assist with administrative tasks (attendance, emails).
  • Adhere to Safe Sanctuary policy to ensure safety of children, youth, and vulnerable persons.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Aptitudes:
  • Approved Safe Sanctuary background check required (upon offer of employment).
  • Be respectful of United Methodist tradition and practices. Practicing Christian preferred.
  • Basic understanding of the Bible.
  • Comfortable speaking in public and leading discussions.
  • Passion for Youth Ministry.
  • Emotionally mature and ability to lead by example.
  • Able to work independently, sometimes without direct supervision.
  • Knowledge and experience with social media platforms and an ability to obtain and increase engagement of users (including, but not limited to Instagram, Facebook and TikTok).
  • Experience with church culture a plus.
  • Able to collaborate with diverse individuals.
  • Communicate well both in written and verbal forms.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Work, Publisher, PowerPoint) preferred.
  • Ability and willingness to learn church membership software (ACS Technologies).

Contact: Scott Howell

Church/Org/Business Name: Davidson United Methodist Church

Address: 233 South Main Street DAVIDSON 28036

Phone: 7048928277

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