We are seeking a Director of Youth Ministries (full time) to join our staff at Reveille United Methodist Church in Richmond, Va. If you are youth ministry leader who has an authentic trust in God, a strong background in scripture and United Methodist theology, and a desire to build disciples of Jesus Christ through teaching, worship, fellowship, and mission, we would like to learn more about you.
The Director of Youth Ministries at Reveille UMC leads, manages, and nurtures ministries that support the spiritual growth of youth in grades six through 12. The director partners with our Youth Council of adults and youth from the congregation, clergy, and other staff, to create opportunities for youth to connect and engage with each other, the congregation, and the community, as they grow their faith, participate fully in worship, and serve their neighbors and God.
The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to relate to youth and be skilled in leading discussions with young people with emphasis on where God fits into their lives. He or she will be dedicated to developing Christian youth leaders and incorporating youth fully into the life of the congregation.
The qualified candidate will have a commitment to Jesus Christ and to the church as his body performing God’s work, with experience in youth ministry leadership. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and demonstrated strong knowledge of Wesleyan/United Methodist theology are required. An advanced theological degree is preferred. A successful background check is required for this position prior to hire.
This is a full-time, exempt, salaried position with benefits. Compensation will be determined based on experience and qualifications. Our benefits package includes medical and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with up to a 6% match, generous paid leave, and continuing education support.
Visit www.reveilleumc.org/jobs for a detailed job description. To apply, submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Director of Administration Terri Edwards, firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to apply is April 14, 2017.
About Reveille UMC
Reveille United Methodist Church is a large, traditional Wesleyan congregation centrally located in Richmond, Virginia, adjacent to the vibrant Carytown district. Our caring church family offers a wide range of ministry opportunities to support the mission of the United Methodist Church: to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. For more information, visit www.reveilleumc.org.