Youth Minister (PT)

Bloomfield Hills, MI
Type: Lay
Posted Jun 21, 2018
Job Title
Youth Minister
Name of church or organization
Christ Church Cranbrook
Job Location
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Job Description
We are seeking a passionate, energetic, and creative individual with a heart for teen ministry to join our warm, collaborative staff. The Youth Minister is a part-time position (16 hours per week, including Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.). The Youth Minister reports directly to the clergy person in charge of Children and Youth. The Youth Minister is employed at the Rector’s will.
Qualifications include:
• A deep faith in God, as revealed in Jesus Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit
• Prior experience with youth ages 12 to 18, ideally in a church setting
• A full-hearted ability to discern and bear witness to God’s movement in lives of teens
• An enthusiastic desire to engage with and learn from young people and parents/caregivers alike
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong organizational skills
• A commitment to welcoming to all while maintaining confidentiality, discretion, cultural awareness, and sensitivity

Job Responsibilities include:
o Coordinate programs in youth ministry for 6th through 12th grades
o Recruit and support volunteer leaders in planning and implementing education programs, outreach activities, lock-ins and social events
o Provide guidance and support to the Acolyte Program
o Assist clergy with confirmation preparation for teens
o Collaborate with church committees, ministry groups, and staff to create intergenerational fellowship and service opportunities
o Promote and participate in youth events hosted by the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan
o Foster a supportive sense of community among parents and caregivers of teens
o Uphold Safe Church policies and practices.

Type of commitment
  • Part time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please submit cover letter, resume and three references to Meredith Skowronski at mskowronski@christchurchcranbrook.org.
Application Deadline
07/13/2018
Website
christchurchcranbrook.org