Director of Youth

Macon, GA
Type: Clergy, Lay
Posted May 23, 2018
Job Title
Director of Youth
Name of church or organization
Christ Episcopal Church
Job Location
Macon, GA
Job Description
Christ Church (Episcopal) in Downtown Macon Georgia is seeking a full-time Youth Director to direct and enhance our middle and high school ministries. Christ Church is the oldest church in the Diocese of Atlanta with a vibrant faith community that is seeking to develop and expand our youth program. We are a mid-sized parish with many young families and youth. Our youth are actively involved in our parish life as well as throughout the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta. Macon is home to three universities and many young business/medical professionals. The ideal candidate would also have interest in developing a college-aged and young adults ministry.

This position involves:
Plan a program including, Sunday school for middle/high school, Bible studies, activities, and outreach.
Develop relationships with youth, their families, and provide pastoral care to help nurture students.
Maintain communications to the staff/website and to families of the youth.
Provide weekly opportunities for youth formation, education, and community.
Plan, promote, and lead youth mission trips/service projects, and an Anglican heritage tour to England.

The ideal candidate will have the following:
Bachelor’s Degree
Youth ministry experience.
Experience in the Episcopal church tradition or a willingness to learn and teach the tradition.
Demonstrated leadership in recruiting volunteers.
Work collaboratively with clergy, staff, and parishioners.

Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a full benefits package.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae to:
the Rev. Cynthia C. Knapp, cynthia@christchurchmacon.com
Website
www.christchurchmacon.com