Director of Youth Ministries

  • Christ Church Atlanta
  • Christ Church Atlanta
  • Apr 30, 2021
Full time Youth Min/Church Positions

Job Description

Director of Youth Ministries 

Christ Church of Atlanta 

Full-time  

Applications accepted by: 

Rev. Chase Campbell, Associate Rector 

DCanterbury@christchurchatl.org 

 

Summary: 

The Director of Youth Ministries will work under the supervision of the Associate Rector. His or her primary responsibilities will be: 

  • To plancoordinate, and promote youth programs and events which lead students to faith in Jesus Christ and further disciple students’ faith.  
  • Develop relationships with the youth and their families, and nurture them in Christian discipleship.  
  • Bring outside and unbelieving students into the parish  

 

Vision: 

  • Work with the Associate Rector in developing the ministry vision, values, and goals to best serve the youth and their families 
  • Work with the Associate Rector in developing strategies, program structures, and events to effectively pursue the ministry vision, values, and goals. 

 

Programming and event responsibilities: 

  • Oversee and implement effective programs and events which serve the youth and parents. This includes but is not limited to planning and prepping weekly programs and special events; serving as the primary volunteer recruiter and trainer; teaching and participating in weekly programs and at special events.     
  • Develop the students’ formation in the Evangelical Anglican identity. 
  • Organize, coordinate, and train the acolytes. 
  • Evangelize unchurched youth in the community. 
  • Develop relationships with the youth and parents inside and outside the church. 
  • Pray regularly with and for the Youth Ministry Team and youth of our church. 

 

Administration  

  • Year-long calendar planning.  
  • Maintain contact with youth and parents, keeping them informed of ongoing activities, e.g., monthly newsletter, semester calendar, and emails.  
  • Keep parents updated on ministry strategies and plans in a way that encourages partnership and involvement. 
  • Assist in the development and oversight of the youth ministry budget. 
  • Seek to integrate youth ministry into all phases of church life, including acolyte recruitment. 
  • Responsible for safeguarding of youth. This will include, but is not limited to, background checks, sexual abuse training, first-aid, CPR training, implementation of safety policy and procedure.