Director of Youth Ministry


Covington First United Methodist Church is seeking an energetic, personable, well-organized candidate to lead our Youth Ministry. The Director of Youth Ministry will nurture and serve the youth and their families at Covington First UMC. With focus, planning, and design, Youth Ministry is a program for youth (Grades 6 – 12), College students, and their families. This part-time position requires 20 hours/week. Qualifications The director must hold the following qualifications: 1. Have a high school diploma and must meet the age requirement set forth in the Safe Sanctuaries Policy. 2. Have a proven history of growing a youth program. 3. Previous experience working as an effective team member and/or leader in a team-oriented environment. 4. Possess organizational skills and the ability to multi-task. 5. Possess time management skills to set and meet deadlines. 6. Be proficient in basic technology to include, but not limited to, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint; youth-based technologies (i.e. social media, texting, etc.). The following qualifications are not required but are highly desirable. 1. Possess a bachelor’s degree or higher degree in a related field such as Secondary Education, Psychology, Religious Studies, or related experience. 2. Proven ability to teach and plan activities for an effective and dynamic youth ministry. 3. Previous experience managing volunteers and/or leading a team. Please email resume and 3 references to Full job description available on request.

Contact: Rev. Dr. Jan McCoy, Associate Pastor

Address: 1113 Conyers Street Covington GA 30014

Phone: 770-786-7305 ext. 112