Youth Ministry Leader (YML)

Peace Lutheran Church, Beavercreek

JOB TITLE: Youth Ministry Leader (YML)

JOB DETAILS: A Part Time (20 hours/week), Non-Exempt Employee, Reports to the Associate Pastor for Youth and Family Ministries in coordination with the Board of Youth and Board of Christian Education.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: The Youth Ministry Leader should have at least 2 years of college or
equivalent paid experience as a YML. Pass and maintain a full background check; comply with all "Safe Sanctuary" policies and guidelines; maintain appropriate boundaries with youth. The YML should have an understanding of and commitment to the Christian faith and (ELCA) Lutheran theology. Be of good character, committed to the Christian faith, and uphold an exemplary lifestyle consistent with the church's teachings to serve as a positive example for our youth.

JOB SUMMARY: We are seeking a Youth Ministry Leader to actively engage, minister, and motivate youth along their Christian faith journey while partnering with parents and volunteers. Includes planning, organizing, facilitating, and implementing age-appropriate educational programs, fellowship events, and mission activities for youth in 6th – 12th grades. Planning and leading a weekly Sunday school program for youth, overnight retreats, mission trips, community service projects, fellowship activities, leadership events and opportunities for spiritual growth for Middle School and High School youth. Attend weekly worship services engaging with youth and their families and encourage their participation in worship. Participate in the preparation and execution of the Confirmation Program. Connect with and update youth, parents and volunteers through regular and effective communication
using written, verbal, electronic and social media forms. Attend and participate in church staff meetings and meetings of the Board of Youth and Board of Christian Education. Manage strict adherence to the Safe Sanctuary policy in coordination with the Parish Administrator.

Applicants: All interested applicants should send a resume to Pastor Carey at If you would like a full Job Description please email Pastor Carey at

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