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Director of Youth Ministries

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF BETHEL, UCC


Position:          

The Director of Youth Ministries a part - time (20 hrs/week) paid staff position. 

Ministry:         

(1) Lead Christian Ministry (Sunday School) and support teachers including periodic teacher gatherings.

(2) Organize and lead Sunday youth group activities/Christian Education.

(3) Plan and lead a weekly Sunday Children’s Message.

(4) Develop and oversee an annual mission trip supported by Senior High adult advisors.

(5)  Develop service projects for youth such as a Visitation Squad.

(6) Work with other churches and community organizations to develop community youth based programs, including Vacation Bible School and Bethel Community Earth Day.

(7) Utilize the computer lab for Sunday school, and develop youth and adult activities; maintain the Children’s Library.

(8) Monitor and keep track of youth activity hours for Carter-Tishkins-Slack scholarship.

(9) Work with pastor to develop a Confirmation class when needed.

(10) Develop new programming for children and youth.

(10) Attend monthly Church Cabinet meetings.

Reporting:     

The Director will report to the Pastor and will be required to report and attend monthly church Cabinet (committee representatives) meetings.

Planning:        

The Director meets on a regular basis with the Pastor, Youth Advisors, Board of Christian Education Committee to develop ministry for youth including activities/mission planning.          

Qualifications:

The Director (experience preferred) will demonstrate:

(1) Experience with youth ministries for all ages including, program development, planning and administration.

(2) A person of strong Christian faith whose values align with First Congregational Church of Bethel’s Open and Affirming Covenant.

(3) Active church membership in a mainline Christian denomination.

(4) A successful background check.

(5) Demonstrate good computer, communication, administrative skills and be willing to be trained in expansion of on-line church services.

The Director will be asked to follow First Church’s Vision statement “As a people of God, we seek to educate ourselves and our children in the ways of Christ so we can learn to use our gifts to better our world and our community by spreading the Word of God.” (See Website for complete vision statement)

Salary: 

Range $18 to $20 per hour. Negotiable (not including benefits) depending on experience.  First Congregational Church of Bethel is an equal opportunity employer. 

Contact Information:


FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF BETHEL, UCC

46 Main Street ~ Bethel, CT 06801 - Church Office Phone 203-743-1877

Website: http://www.firstchurchbethel.org  Facebook:<http://www.facebook.com/FCCBCT>

Church Email: fccbsecretary@firstchurchbethel.org


David Oskandy, Chairperson Board of Christian Education

Email: doskandy@aol.com    Phone: 203-744-6160