St. James currently has one position available; Part Time H.S. Youth Leader. Below is the job description.
PART-TIME H.S. YOUTH LEADER
The H.S. youth group meet year around on the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month and for special events and outreach. The youth group travels internationally to mission trips every two years for 1 - 3 weeks depending upon the mission outreach and location. This position requires 8 hours per week for planning and meeting with the H.S. Youth.
Plan the H.S. Youth group meetings
Provide for growth & spiritual direction of youth groups.
Work with administration to coordinate youth ministry with congregational goals & objectives.
Build relationships with parents & whole families of youth.
Coordinate long-term goals for H.S. youth ministries.
Be willing to be involved in outreach to youth in the community at large.
Coordinate with the Mission Trip Leader to plan and implement the next international mission trip
Commitment to Jesus Christ & ministry through the local congregation.
Knowledge of the Bible & ability to communicate with youth.
A willingness to work in a team setting, while exercising your own skills.
The ability to engage the H.S. youth to participate in youth activitiesA knowledge of the Lutheran tradition & theology preferable.
Minimum of two years experience of leading a H.S. youth group preferable.