Youth Director, Valley Community Presbyterian Church

Youth Director: Valley Community Presbyterian Church, located in Golden Valley, Minnesota, is seeking a Youth Director to oversee programming and religious education for its junior and senior high youth groups. The position will entail flexibility in terms of scheduled hours, but in total will be half time. The Youth Director will plan and lead weekly youth group meetings, summer mission trips, youth fundraising activities, retreats and special events. Additionally, this position will recruit and train volunteers to help lead the youth group’s activities, and will work with the Educational Ministries Director with other associated events. The person selected will have experience working with teenagers, as well as the capacity to develop strong relationships with the young people in his or her care, and will have top-notch communication skills. Fundamental knowledge of scripture, and an affinity for Presbyterian theology are necessary for success in this position as well. A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience is essential. We are looking for a well-organized person, who can function as part of a team, with good computer skills. Salary paid will be commensurate with market for this type of work. Paid time off is available through prorated vacation and holiday policies. If you love to be around teenagers, and want a chance to make a real difference in their lives, this position could be just right for you. Valley is a supportive and energetic congregation, which is open to all. If you join us in this role, you’ll be welcomed and supported by parents and the larger congregation. If interested, please send resume and salary expectations to:

Teaching Elder wishing to become a member of the Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area

Are you previously ordained as a Teaching Elder?
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Are you not yet ordained, but are certified ready to seek a call by a PCUSA presbytery?
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