5/25/17: Youth Leader (Carmel, IN)

What are you looking for?
Youth Leader
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Carmel, IN
What do you want this person to do?
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, Carmel, Indiana is a group of over 900 parishioners who are united through the awareness of God’s presence in their lives. The parish has an outwardly focused commitment to serve others and invites all comers to share in the Christian life expressed through the Anglican & Episcopal tradition.

Currently St. Christopher’s has an active youth ministry with active adult volunteers. We are looking to reach youth in our community, grow our program, and serve the area around us.

St. Christopher’s is seeking a highly reliable, energetic, and experienced youth leader with excellent communications skills. This person must have a dynamic faith life of their own, and create and maintain a youth ministry that is fun, facilitates spiritual depth, and invites youth into community.

Personal faith in Jesus and ability to articulate your own faith and journey
Have a knowledge of the Episcopal Church and its core beliefs.
Have a passion for youth and relational ministry
Actively engage in the St. Christopher’s community.
Understand that St. Christopher’s is an opening and affirming parish. The Youth Leader must be aligned with the Episcopalian theology and minister to all teens and their families.
Work with existing staff (Rector, other priests, music director, Christian Ed, etc) to create holistic and complementary programming for youth.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, and Google Mail and familiarity with all aspects of social media.

Office Hours and compensation
Church office hours are 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.; however, this is a full time, salaried position and it is expected that hours will flex with supervisory approval due to weekend and evening youth events
10am worship service at St. Christopher’s and youth activities on weekends and some evenings are expected
Full time salaried position
Starting salary $28,000.
One week vacation after six months and two weeks vacation per annum after 12 months.
Benefit package including medical and retirement savings account.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Please submit a resume to kzbenderland@gmail.com for review by the personnel committee. It there seems to be a good fit, there will be preliminary questions sent, then after review a potential interview.