Director of Missions and Outreach Ministries


5/1/2023

Director of Missions and Outreach Ministries 
Isle of Hope United Methodist Church in Savannah GA. is in need of a Direct of Missions and Outreach.
The Director of Missions and Outreach should be a Christ-centered team player who is comfortable leading and directing missions and outreach opportunities. This person must possess strong interpersonal, organizational, and motivational skills. They must be equipped with a working knowledge of event planning, program management, and communication. They must also be comfortable in transforming big ideas into realistic ministry.
Position Responsibilities:
Work closely with pastoral and program staff to provide excellence in leadership for missions and outreach at Isle of Hope United Methodist Church.  Attend staff and committee meetings as required.  Facilitate and manage outreach opportunities that emphasize involvement in worship, growth through small groups, and local missions. Communicate effectively with congregation and community organizations regarding mission and outreach opportunities. Provide supervision, encouragement, and support to the missions’ ministry teams while continuing to identify and recruit additional volunteers. Develop, coordinate and implement a comprehensive missions program for the church focusing on reaching “Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, and the ends of the earth”.
Educate the congregation on the Biblical basis of missions and encourage involvement through prayer, financial support, and service.
Develop and administer the missions’ budget.
Evaluate IOHUMC’s 50/50 status throughout the year and provide and end-of-year report to the congregation.

  • Develop, coordinate, and implement the church’s local community missions outreach activities.
  • Equip and enable individuals to find personal involvement in missions.
  • Work as a liaison with missionaries and mission ministries that the church supports.
  • Plan, organize, and lead, if necessary, mission trips and activities for children and youth in coordination with the Director of Music, and Youth Director.
  • Plan, organize, and lead, if necessary, international mission trips and coordinate with missionaries or ministry to be served:
    • Recruitment of members.
      Education and team preparation.
      Budget preparation and fund raising 
      Recruit prayer warriors for team members and provide prayer guide/devotional. Make all travel arrangements.
      Provide supervision for team during trip.
      Evaluate trip.
  • Work with staff, appropriate committees, and leaders to carry out the missions outreach ministries of the church.
  • Represent the church by serving on appropriate denominational committees and community organizations.
  • Establish annual performance objectives for supervised staff, rate performance accordingly, and provide constructive developmental feedback to employees.
  • Proficient in Church-specific software:  ACS and Facility Scheduler.
  • The Director of Missions and Outreach reports to and is directly supervised by the Senior Pastor. Both are accountable to the Staff Pastor Relations Committee.
This is a full-time position.  If you feel you possess the gifts necessary for this position please send a letter of intent and a resume to bill_s_31406@yahoo.com by May 31, 2023, or mail it to:
SPR Subcommittee 
412 Parkersburg Dr.
Savannah, GA 31406

Contact: Bill Simmons

Address: Savannah GA 31406

Phone: 9126044713

Email: Click to email

Website: https://www.iohumc.com