Southeastern Synod ELCA

Youth Director

Employment Opportunity

October 30, 2019

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - Youth Group

Youth Director Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Marietta, GA Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Marietta, GA the 2nd largest ELCA congregation in the four-state ELCA Southeastern Synod, is seeking a dynamic individual with a heart for ministry to join our team and help us expand our youth ministry and the overall ministry of the church. The Youth Director duties include: • Planning, teaching and coordination of youth (6th to 12th grade) weekly activities • Coordinating and teaching confirmation class for middle school age children • Planning and coordinating mission trips, outreach activities, yearly camps and retreats • Planning and assisting with fundraising activities for youth events • Demonstrating knowledge of and appreciation for liturgical practices • Demonstrating a love for God, and children and promoting and encouraging a welcoming, non-judgmental atmosphere The ideal candidate will empower our youth, give them a connection to God and church, and foster a sense of family. The candidate should have a heart to facilitate open and positive interactions with youth, their parents, volunteers, staff and the congregation. We currently have 30 to 40 active youth. The Youth Director position requires the following skills and qualifications: • Past experience in at least one of the following: o Youth Director o Young Adult Ministry Leadership o Camp Counselor o Education o Youth - Related Field • Knowledge of Christian faith – Lutheran studies a plus The hours are approximately 25 to 28 per week. Mission Trips and retreats may require additional hours and flexibility. Annual Salary is $30,000. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to ApplyHT@holytrinitymarietta.org. Only applicants meeting the criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.


Contact Information

Vickie Crean

Location

Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
2922 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066