Children, Youth, & Family Director

Date posted: Friday 16 June 2017

Christiania Lutheran Church is seeking a full-time Children, Youth and Family Director to join our Ministry team. The ideal candidate will be passionate, energetic and enjoys working with youth and families. The Youth and Family Director reaches out to the youth and families of Christiania through education and activities that promote a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and involvement in the church. This position will support youth through the vision, mission, initiative and strategic plan of Christiania. Primary focus will be on youth from middle school through high school and their families through planning and implementation of engaging, fun and age appropriate activities that promote faith development. With a focus on Confirmation Ministry, and Middle School and High School Youth Programming this includes assisting with Sunday and Vacation Bible School. Position is supported by a core group of dedicated and highly competent volunteers.

 

Candidates should have degree in Youth and Family ministries or a related field, some experience in youth ministries would be a plus, a solid knowledge of the Lutheran tradition as expressed by the ELCA, a willingness to share their faith with students and parents and strong organizational and communication skills. A full job description can be found below.

 

To apply please email resume and cover letter to Hiring Committee c/o mcgregor8779@yahoo.com.