Congregation and Community Youth Director


Sylva First UMC is seeking a full-time Youth Director to work with students in the church and in the community by: - Developing a ministry for grades 6-12 that invites and encourages youth to experience Christ through worship, education, service, relationships, and personal spiritual disciplines (20-28 hours/week). - Working under the direction of HIGHTS to create and lead an afterschool program for vulnerable youth, hosted at Sylva FUMC (12-20 hours/week). Qualified candidates will have: a love for Christ and a special calling to teenagers; strong relationship building skills; the ability to recruit and lead volunteers; the humility and work ethic to work as a team and under the direction of others. Interested candidates should email for a detailed job description.

Contact: Mary Brown

Address: 77 Jackson Street Sylva NC 28779

Phone: 828-557-2773