Children, Youth, and Family Lay Job Opportunities

Children, Youth, and Family Lay Job Opportunities2019-02-07T16:39:39+00:00

Position Title: Director of Ministry with Youth and Families

Organization Name and City: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Northfield, MN

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Oversee the sustainable development of a creative and innovative approach to ministry with youth and families that centers around belonging and integration by including and working with members of the congregation and staff. (Full position description on St. John’s website)

Applications will be accepted through February 15th, 2019

To apply, please send a current resume and cover letter to: jdavis@stjohnsnorthfield.org
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St. John’s Lutheran Church
Attn: Pastor Jonathan Davis
500 3rd St.
Northfield, MN 55057
507-645-4429
www.StJohnsNorthfield.org

Application Deadline: February 15

Part-time or Full-time: Full-time

Contact Person: Jonathan Davis, jdavis@stjohnsnorthfield.org, (507) 645-4429

Posted on 1/18/19

Position Title: Summer Intern

Organization Name and City: Word of Peace Lutheran Church, Rogers

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Word of Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers, MN, is seeking summer interns to join our Children, Youth, and Family ministry team. Persons serving in these internship positions will work alongside our CYF staff to provide exemplary leadership and programming during Vacation Bible School, Summer Stretch, or both. Preference may be given to student applicants with education or experience in children or youth ministry, education fields, child or youth development, social services, and camping or recreation. We are a growing suburban congregation of approximately 3,500 members, with 550 children enrolled in Vacation Bible School, 125 students enrolled in Summer Stretch, and utilizing over 250 volunteers. This position includes a stipend; we will work with students to complete college requirements for internship. For more information or to apply, see the website at www.wordofpeace.org/jobs or contact Kari Osmek, Director of CYF Ministry, at kosmek@wordofpeace.org

Application Deadline: March 1

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Contact Person: Kari Osmek, kosmek@wordofpeace.org

Posted on 1/22/19

Position Title: Coordinator of High School Youth Ministry

Organization Name and City: Edina Community Lutheran, Edina

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Edina Community Lutheran Church seeks a part-time Coordinator of High School Youth Ministry (0.25 FTE + Trip Stipends) to serve as the primary staff liaison to our ministry with students in 9th-12th grades and their families. Go to www.eclc.org for a full job description.

Application Deadline: March 1

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Contact Person: Kelly Rowley, krowley@eclc.org

Posted on 1/30/19

Position Title: Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministry

Organization Name and City: Cross of Hope Lutheran Church, Ramsey

Brief Position Description and How to Apply:We are looking for a Director of CYF at 30 hours per week. Qualifications are 3+ years experience in education or ministry setting, strong background in Biblical knowledge, and post-secondary theological education preferred.

If interested, send resume to info@crossofhope.net. Full Job Description >

pplication Deadline: March 1

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time

Contact Person: Kelly Simon, info@crossofhope.net, (763) 753-2057

Posted on 1/30/19

Position Title: Interim Children’s Ministry Program Leader

Organization Name and City: Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, Apple Valley

Brief Position Description and How to Apply: Position will provide leadership for summer programming to include Vacation Bible School and Grades 1-3 Mini-Camps as well as Fall Grades 1-3 GodZone (Church School)
Note: This position is temporary to cover duties and responsibilities for a leave of absence of a full-time role.
Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Ministry or a related field, including child development
• Related education, training or certification
• Demonstrated experience in development of children’s programs and/or ministries
• Proficient using Microsoft Office; knowledge of multi-media basics
• Experience working in a child and family-friendly settings
• Effective written and verbal communication skills
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Requirements:
• Collaborate with staff to develop & lead Vacation Bible School
• Create, coordinate and lead events such as Club 45 (grades 4-5) including craft, science, story and snack
• Plan August mini-camp for 1st-3rd graders
• Interim Program Lead for grade 1st-3rd GodZone (church-school) in September-October

Full Job Description >

pplication Deadline: March 7

Part-time or Full-time: Part-time, hourly up to 25 hours per week

Contact Person: Jennifer Davidson, Jennifer.davidson@sotv.org, (952) 985-7313

Posted on 2/7/19