Youth Ministry Assistant
Asbury First is seeking a part-time (10 hours per week) Youth Ministry Assistant.
Building upon a current core group of active youth, the Youth Ministry Assistant will work with the Minister for Youth and Discipleship to carry out the mission and vision of Asbury First United Methodist Church to the 6th–12th grade population. Primary tasks will include leading senior high Sunday school and assisting to lead both middle school and high school youth groups and direct the implementation of their mission to welcome all youth to celebrate a growing relationship with God and each other, while joyfully serving in the example of Christ. Secondary tasks include working with adult volunteers and ministering to the parents of the youth as well as the youth themselves.
The successful candidate must be a strategic thinker and have strong relational, leadership, and organizational skills. A bachelor’s degree in religion and seminary training are strongly preferred. Candidates should have experience in youth ministry leadership. She or he will join a team that includes a strong volunteer base, a collegial ministerial staff, and a church committed to supporting sustainable structures of youth ministry.