Overview

We are searching for the right candidate to build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry while serving as a spiritual leader and role model for youth grades 6 through 12. This position reports directly to the Senior Pastor.

Our educational requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years experience in leading a youth group.

General Responsibilities:

Coordinate and develop age-appropriate Sunday am Small group curriculum for ages 6-12
Plan, coordinate and participate in Wednesday evening Youth small groups, Bible Study, discussions or other programming supporting the BRUMC mid-week activities
Plan, coordinate and participate in Youth Fellowship activities on Sunday evenings
Provide up-to-date calendar of youth activities
Support individual youth by attending outside of church activities
Work in collaboration with the Director of Adult Ministries to develop small group opportunities for collegiate and young adults
Serve as a resource for the Confirmation program
Work in partnership with the staff and Connection Team to effectively reach unchurched youth in the community and develop a strategic youth ministry outreach plan
Design, recruit and direct a Summer Mission Week for rising 5th and 6th graders
Occasionally participate in worship service leadership
Involve youth in missions and outreach
Encourage and provide avenues for the youth to participate in all aspects of the life of the church
Prepare and administer the Youth budget
For a more detailed job description, contact the Staff Parrish Committee at brumc-sprc@windstream.net. Full-time job with benefits, salary range is $30,000-$40,000

About Blair Road United Methodist Church

We are a church of around 700 located in South Charlotte.  We have two worship services - a traditional (8:45) and a contemporary (11:00.)  We are currently in a year-long study of planning where we want to go, who we can reach, what the needs are in our community, and what we need to build.  Our youth are an important part of our congregation and are very interested in missions.  Parents and congregation are very supportive with any needs the program may have.  The youth are eager and excited about their future - come be a part of guiding our youth to grow in faith and service!