Middle School Youth Ministry Director

Date posted: Tuesday 10 January 2023

Shepherd of the Valley, Apple Valley | Full-Time

Purpose: The Middle School Youth Ministry Director will lead middle school ministry to support the faith formation and confirmation education of 6th – 8th grade students, and empower and develop student leaders.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Children, Youth, and Family Ministry or related field preferred.
Demonstrated experience in a professional youth ministry programming and leadership position with a large congregation preferred. Demonstrated knowledge of scripture and Lutheran doctrine. Demonstrated experience in planning and leading large group and small group events. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, social media apps, and database software. Effective written and verbal communication skills and relationship building skills.
Effective organizational skills and ability to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines. Demonstrated skills in the areas related to teaching and presentations Expectations: Passion for student engagement in Youth Ministry programs and faith development opportunities. Ability to maintain schedule of programs (i.e. Confirmation, Milestone Events). Flexibility in hours and scheduling as needed including support of worship as needed to represent CYF ministry. Comfortable speaking and leading in front of large groups. Ability to work independently, as well as, in a team setting. Comfortable recruiting and leading volunteers of all ages (youth – adults). Demonstrated initiative, positive attitude, independent work ethic, and ability to tackle work assignments with minimal supervision.


Full job description available at: SOTV Middle School Youth Ministry Director


How to Apply: For complete job description and to submit resume and cover letter contact jennifer.davidson@sotv.org
Please also include SOTV (Shepherd of the Valley) employment application which can be found on our website: https://www.sotv.org/employment/