United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands



Full-time Youth Minister
The Savannah United Church is seeking a full-time Youth Minister to build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry in the areas of worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach while serving as the spiritual leader and role model for our youth.

The successful individual will report to the Pastor for spiritual, ministry and administrative guidance.  The Pastor in collaboration with the HR team carries out an annual evaluation of the Youth Minister’s performance.

Education: A Bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Ministry, Theology or related field is required. 
Experience as a Youth Minister with a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience in leading youth ministry initiatives.
Have a good understanding of the polity and ethos of the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands (UCJCI) or a willingness to learn about it.  
Must have vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a youth ministry.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Good computer skills with competencies in Microsoft Word,  Excel, and Power Point, along with being a competent social media user.

Roles and Responsibilities
Focused areas of ministry in the lives of youth
• Develop and implement a short and long-term vision for the youth ministry.
· Prepare and manage the annual youth ministry budget.
• Develop an annual youth ministry calendar.
• Recruit and train volunteers.
• Provide monthly reports to the Pastor on youth ministry accomplishments and activities.
• Lead and organize effective youth programs.
· Develop and promote biblically-based education through varying ministry programs.
• Provide spiritual guidance and counselling to the youth and team leaders as opportunities arise.  
• Mentor youth in developing their leadership skills.
• Seek to integrate youth ministry into all aspects of church life and ministries. 

Benefits: Pension, health coverage and vacation days                                                 
Salary:  KYD$2,500 - $3,000.00 per month        
Please submit a written application to:                                                                       
Attn: Congregational Secretary                       
Savannah United Church  
P.O. Box 1000                                      
Grand Cayman KY1-1503  
Email: diane@savannahunited.ky                                           
Deadline: 31st January 2019

Posted by: Administrator Tuesday Jan 15, 2019 12:51
Categories: Employment Opportunity | Tags: Youth Ministry

United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands