Chapelwood United Methodist Church (www.chapelwood.org) Houston TX, a generous flagship church in the Texas Annual Conference, is looking for a dedicated and passionate full-time Director of Student Ministry. The director will be responsible for organizing and coordinating ongoing ministries that maximize 7th- 12th grade students’ growth as disciples of Christ, both in and outside the walls of the church, while building relationships with parents and equipping volunteers for ministry. This position works in close partnerships with all of the Student Ministry team, as well as the Pastor of Family Discipleship, to encourage students’ faith to grow through the following offerings: student gathering for worship, Life Groups, Bible studies throughout the week, and serving in leadership weekly as part of the Wesley Choir. In addition to opportunities to serve our neighbors throughout the year, youth also serve annually on the student ministry mission trip called SUMMIT.
The successful candidate will have a college degree, 3-5 years of experience in student ministry leadership (preferably in a large congregation), and a strong personal faith consistent with the Methodist tradition.
Resumes along with a cover letter can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.