Director of Children & Youth Ministries
Evangelical Covenant Church
We are a rural church located between Ft Dodge and Storm Lake, one hour west of I-35. We are mission-minded, reaching out to surrounding communities in a 30-mi radius. Please visit our website www.pcovenant.com.
Full-Time Director of Children and Youth Ministries
To serve Christ through the church by developing and leading an effective ministry to the children and youth; to provide leadership to and supervision of volunteers involved in this ministry.
Belief that salvation comes solely through personal faith in Jesus Christ
Witness to having a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
Proclaiming the Old and New Testament are the only perfect doctrine for faith, doctrine and conduct.
Affirm the other basic affirmations of the Evangelical Covenant Church
Four year college education or relevant work experience
Strong interpersonal skills
Clear and concise communication skills, both verbal and written
Effective leadership skills
Responsibilities and Expectations
Develop an effective Children and Youth Ministry birth – college aged
Oversee and facilitate Children and Youth Activities
Lead and recruit both volunteers and youth for FUEL (Jr. High)
Lead and recruit both volunteers and youth for TOTAL (Senior High)
Assist and provide support in Confirmation as directed by Senior Pastor
Motivate, recruit, and build relationships with both leaders and students in Disciple City (Wednesday Night)
Train, encourage, and build relationships with both teachers and students in Sunday School
Develop relationships with youth, parents and children
Attend ministry meetings as pertains to youth activities and needs
Work cooperatively with church ministry as needed
Organize, facilitate, and/or provide support for seasonal activities
CHIC and/or Summer Mission Trips
Twin Lakes Christian Camp Church- winter and summer camps for all ages
Worship service as needed by Senior Pastor
Salary and benefit package, with incremental percentage increase based on experience
At least two evaluations with Pastor and Executive Council during first year of employment
Accountable to both the Senior Pastor and the Executive Council
To Apply or for Further Information contact:
Submit application form and resume to Evangelical Covenant Church, Attn: Children & Youth Ministries Search Committee, 21822 600th St, Pomeroy IA 50575 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.