Youth Ministry Director - FUMC Granbury


Position Description: Plan, develop, and implement all aspects of a balanced youth ministry in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach.

Full-time /  Reports to Senior Pastor

Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • High School graduate required.
  • Four year undergraduate degree preferred.
  • Experience engaging youth in a ministry setting is preferred.
  • Active degree candidates will be considered.
Job Responsibilities and Duties:
Group and Program Building
  • Create and implement strategic plan designed to increase the impact of GFUMC’s youth program in the lives of the youth in and around our community in consultation with Senior Pastor
  • Recruit and train volunteers who work with youth in all aspects of youth ministry and ensure adequate volunteer support and adult to youth ratios
  • Reach out to youth in the community and develop a strategic youth ministry outreach program.
  • Recruit teachers
  • Mission and Outreach
  • Plan, schedule, prepare, implement and lead all major activities for youth that include, but not limited to:
    • Summer Mission Trip
    • Discipleship Trip
    • Mystery Trip
    • Local Missions Week
    • Summer Youth Activities
  • Coordinate Sunday School, Wednesday night, and youth mission trip curriculum for youth (grades 6 – 12) and recruit teachers to lead
  • Coordinate and schedule travel arrangements for all youth activities
  • Be an advocate for youth and educate the congregation about the hopes, concerns and needs of youth in the local church and community
  • Plan and implement fundraising opportunities for youth activities.
    • Obtain Financial Committee approval for all fund raisers
  • Participate in all functions related to the youth of the congregation, i.e. Praise Band, Youth Choir.
Business Affairs
  • Keep records of youth participation
  • Develop and manage the youth ministry budget
  • Purchase supplies for the youth ministry
  • Communicate in a timely manner with students, church staff, leadership, parents and the congregation as to the activities of the youth
Personal Development:
  • Participate in continuing education events and training opportunities
Other Responsibilities:
  • Recruit teachers and volunteers for activities
  • Maintain a teamwork mentality
  • Work with Administrative Council as needed
  • Attends staff, Worship Committee, and other meetings as needed or requested
  • Perform all other job related tasks as assigned by the Senior Pastor

Contact: Rev. Steve Moss

Address: Granbury TX 76048

Phone: 817-573-5573



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