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  • is Presbyterian
  • has an average worship attendance of 3.1 thousand
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Director of Senior High Ministries

Job Description

Senior High Youth Director of First Presbyterian Church, Greenville, South Carolina
First Presbyterian Church, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, is a growing, multigenerational congregation of 3,100 members focused on equipping the body of Christ to engage in radical, gospel-driven personal relationships. While we appreciate and embrace our 170 year history, we are also excited about the future and changes that God is bringing about in our congregation, as well as the impact First Pres is having in our community. We have a strong youth program with a large number of both Junior and Senior High students who are active during the week.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must be a committed Christian and have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior • Must have youth ministry experience • Must be able to build strong relationships that nurture youth in the Christian faith • Must be team oriented, able to work collaboratively with other church leaders and delegate responsibilities • Must possess effective organizational and planning skills • Must have ability to share their faith with students and to disciple young people in a relationship with Jesus Christ • Must be in agreement with the Mission Statement and Statement of Faith of First Presbyterian Church and the Essential Tenets of the ECO denomination PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Minister to students using creative leadership to implement a broad-based ministry that will lead youth to understand their need for a relationship with Jesus Christ. • Develop and nurture leadership of all ages; calling forth the gifts of students and adults alike by recruiting, training, and motivating others for intergenerational leadership within our youth program • Provide leadership for youth interns (when applicable) and others by implementing programs and ministries at all levels • Counsel youth and their families and refer to pastoral staff when appropriate • Weekly responsibility for Sunday School and Wednesday night activities • Plan retreats, mission trips, service, and fun events throughout the year • Communicate youth ministry events, programs, and announcements in youth parent emails and other means of communication the church may utilize in the future • Work closely and coordinate with the Associate Pastor of Student Ministries and Female Student Ministries Coordinator • Help establish departmental goals and objectives • Offer opportunities for personal, relational, and spiritual growth for students and their families involving, but not limited to: o Sunday Morning Ministries
o Discipleship Groups & Bible Studies
o Special Events
o Outreach and Evangelism
o Missions and Service
o Relational Contact Work with Students
o Stewardship
o Music/Worship
o Crisis Intervention

RELATIONSHIPS: We are seeking someone who is called to be a church member – involved in the life of the church beyond youth. Someone who seeks to know our congregation and to understand how our youth fit into and enhance the body of Christ

First Presbyterian Church

FPC Greenville is a growing congregation of 3100 members located in the heart of downtown. While we appreciate and embrace our 169 year history, we are also excited about the future and changes that God is bringing about in our congregation and the impact First Pres is having in our community. We have a strong youth program with a large number of Sr. High students active during the week.