First UMC Cedar Hill: Director of Youth Ministry

Date Posted: 3/22/2021

First UMC Cedar Hill, Cedar Hill, TX

Job Description

The Director of Youth Ministry is responsible for helping youth mature in their Christian faith through study and service.


  • Bachelor’s degree required. Graduate degree in Ministry or Education is preferred.
  • Experience in the United Methodist Church is preferred. Ordination is not required.
  • Employee must pass a criminal background check.
  • Salary commensurate with education and experience.
  • This is a part-time salaried position, with 20 hours per week expected.


  • Commitment to Christ and to the Youth Ministry.
  • Ability to become certified in Ministry Safe.
  • Experience with youth that attend 7th grade through 12th grade.
  • Ability to attract and recruit youth and their parents to become active in the church.
  • Ability to select curriculum and plan and implement activities.
  • Ability to recruit, train and direct volunteers.
  • Ability to work with the Senior Pastor, staff members, church committees and volunteers as a team player in the ministry of the church.
  • Good organizational, planning and communication skills.
  • Ability to develop and manage annual budget and expenditures for the Youth Ministry program and conduct fund raising events as needed.
  • Proficiency with social media

Supervisory Responsibilities: As assigned by the Senior Pastor.


  • Plan, communicate, lead and oversee Youth Ministry activities.
  • Recruit, train and direct volunteers.
  • Select curriculum for bible study and all youth activities.
  • Participate in worship services as requested.
  • Know the Ministry Safe rules and apply them in training and supervising all staff and volunteers who work with children.
  • Attend meetings with staff, church committees and Leadership Council as required.
  • Collaborate with other program directors as needed.
  • Develop and manage annual budget and expenditures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor.

Reports to: Senior Pastor

How to Apply

Please email a resume to
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 469-879-5761


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