Spirit Driven to Serve Christ
Faith Formation Youth Director
Shepherd of the Hills (SOTH) Faith Formation Youth Director aims to:
Share the gospel with young people within Shepherd of the Hills and the community.
Guide and support young people in their spiritual journey to discipleship.
Model the Christian life for youth and serve as their mentor and teacher.
Be involved in the planning and implementing of youth programs at Shepherd of the Hills.
The SOTH Faith Formation Youth Director (FFYD) serves under the leadership of the Shepherd of the Hills Council and reports to the Pastor for theological and spiritual guidance, and day-to-day support. This position aligns under the leadership of the Education Ministry Team, led by a member of the Council.
The position is based on an average of 20 hours a week compensation during the school year. Weekly time commitment is determined by programming duties and scheduled youth activities. A limited amount of summer scheduling may be needed to attend Youth conferences or events.
The following are major responsibilities of the job. The Pastor or SOTH Council will review the responsibilities of the job annually or as requested by the Education Ministry Team.
Organize and implement monthly youth group events and activities for Middle School and Senior High students for a variety of purposes, included but not limited to service projects, themed bible study focus, or seasonal even. The right individual will be self-motivated and self-directed. Pastor and the SOTH Education Team will provide overall guidance and support. The right person for the job will be able to complete task with a minimum of day-to-day oversight.
Personable and outgoing with an ability to relate well to people of all ages so that we can build the body of Christ, recruit volunteers, and develop future leaders.
Working understanding of social media platforms and technology so that we can promote and communicate youth programming quickly and efficiently.
Two years of post-secondary coursework or experience in a related field. Training or experience in working with youth is preferred.
Resume’s may be sent to:
Shepherd of the Hills, ELCA
6901 Panama Rd.
Hickman, Ne. 68372