YOUTH MINISTRY POSITION

St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock, AR is seeking a qualified individual to join the Student Ministries team.  This is a full-time position with salary and benefits.  The purpose of this position is to work with current staff to build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive, long-term approach to youth ministry.  This includes but is not limited to; worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach.  The individuals will serve as a spiritual leader and a role model. A bachelor’s degree in a related field is minimum requirement. Professional Certification in Youth Ministry in the United Methodist Church is desired. They must have vision and a demonstrated ability to work in a team to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a youth ministry. The ability to offer creative and current programming that merges with United Methodist theology is greatly desired.  They must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, conflict management skills, and computer skills. They must also have a proven ability to work effectively with youth, diverse individuals, and teams of volunteers. Please submit resumes and references by June 1.  Resumes may be mailed to St. James UMC, Attn: Kim Anderson, 321 Pleasant Valley Dr, Little Rock AR 72212 or emailed to Kim@stjames-umc.org