West Branch UMC: Youth Ministry Coordinator

Published on: 8/10/2018

Building up the body of Christ through leadership, nurturing, and teaching in Youth Ministry.
Tasks: Fulfill the role of Youth Ministry including, but not limited to the following:

  1. Coordinate with staff and non-staff servant (volunteer) leaders in Youth Ministry (elementary, middle school, and high school levels)
  2. Coordinate, supervise and attend Wednesday night discipleship program
  3. Participate in the selection and implementation of discipleship program curriculum
  4. Lead and supervise both middle school and high school youth groups
  5. Be involved in youth activities beyond youth group (i.e. mission trip, Summer Games University, fundraising, special events)
  6. Share in Confirmation leadership with Lead Pastor
  7. Recruit, train, and coordinate additional non-staff servants (volunteers) in all ages Youth Ministry
  8. Participate in Safe Sanctuary training and ensure policies are followed
  9. Continual personal growth through your journey in your life with Christ
  10. Attend as many staff meetings as possible and be representative of the youth
  11. Be available to communicate with youth
  12. Document hours and submit to office administrator monthly
  13. Be a part of the Sunday morning Refuge Worship community
  14. Support Refuge Praise Band practice
  15. Work with Lead Pastor to improve ministry through regular communication, prayer, and professionalism
  16. Annual review with Lead Pastor


            Lead pastor
             Single board
Additional Information:
*           This position is open to clergy or laypersons
*           Possible limited preaching (not required, paid additionally as Pulpit Supply)
*           Starting pay is based on training, expertise, and experience
*           Up to 10 hours/week

Address: 203 N Downey Street West Branch IA 52358-0750

Phone: (319) 643-5489

Email: youbelong@westbranchumc.org