Associate Director of Student Ministries


Alpharetta First United Methodist Church ( is seeking a dynamic, team minded leader for ministries to students in middle school, high school, and their families. Alpharetta Methodist is a vibrant family of faith (1,200+ average weekly attendance) located in a fast- growing northern suburb of Atlanta. The student ministry staff is comprised of the Director of Student Ministries and a full-time Associate Director of Student Ministries, a part-time social media coordinator, dedicated adult volunteers, and 150+ active students. The Associate Director of Student Ministries position is one that is desired to be filled by someone with a heart for shepherding, affirming, and encouraging students. Beyond that, qualified candidates should also possess: • Solid relationship with Christ and His church • Commitment to a career in student ministry • History of working within teams and mentoring students • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills • Energetic, flexible and team-player spirit • Clear understanding and belief in Wesleyan Theology • Willingness to live in Alpharetta or surrounding community Further qualities that could set candidates apart but are not required include: • Experience with leading worship for students or in other faith environments • Strong skills and training in social media marketing and strategy • History of managing projects and/or event planning Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Alpharetta Methodist provides an excellent benefits package including health insurance and retirement plan. Resumés will be received through September 1, 2020, and should be submitted to Please include salary requirements.

Contact: René Watson

Address: 69 North Main St. Alpharetta 30009

Phone: 7704755576