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Youth Ministry Assistant

Hendersonville, North Carolina (NC) 28792

First United Methodist Church of Hendersonville, North Carolina is seeking a Youth Ministry Assistant (part time staff position, 25 hours per week) to begin service on June 5, 2017.  Hendersonville is a picturesque small town, just south of Asheville in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina.  We are a vibrant congregation with an abiding passion for missional engagement and a deep commitment to nurturing our youth as they develop a meaningful and lasting faith as disciples of Christ.

The Youth Ministry Assistant will work closely with our Director of Youth Ministry in all facets of our ministry to 6th - 12th graders, including:  Sunday evening youth programs (supper, games, worship, small groups); Sunday morning and mid-week small groups; monthly group outings; summer mission trips (domestic and international); local service projects; and high school and middle school retreats.  Our Sunday evening program averages 60-70 in attendance and routinely attracts youth from outside our church.

Our ideal candidate possesses:

Due to the nature of youth ministry, office hours will be adjusted when retreats, mission trips and other special events are scheduled.

A  background check and references are required.  Interested individuals should send a resume and cover letter supporting their qualifications for the Youth Ministry Assistant position to Mary Casey, Chair of our Staff Parish Relations Committee, at