Louisville Chinese Christian Church is looking for
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
Deeply committed to Christ -- has a strong desire to share the gospel
People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people, especially has a heart for the youth
Communicator --Very strong written and spoken communication skills
Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on difficult challenges
Adaptive -- Ability to learn quickly and work independently as well as, be part of a team
The goal of the ministry program is to encourage active participation from our young people in the life of the church. The youth and young adult minister will work to recruit and train a group of adult volunteers, a group of young adult leaders, and will work closely with church leaders, worship leaders and music leaders to enliven opportunities for young people in our Church. We are actively seeking someone to invigorate our programming in this area of church life with emphasis on bringing our youth to Christ.
Bachelor's degree, with an emphasis in ministry or education and /or a willingness to work toward ordination
Proficiency in using the computer/current technology including Word, Excel, Power Point, email, social media, etc.
As a Minimum, 1 to 2 years of youth or young adult ministry experience
As a plus, the ability to speak some Chinese (Mandarin) or cultural experience with Chinese
As a plus some degree of musical talent.
Knowledge of local and state safety and security requirements. (Child Safety)
Key Responsibilities include:
Plan, develop, implement, and provide general oversight for all aspects of a balanced youth ministry in the areas of team building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach.
Establish a friendly rapport with and among the youth through a variety of fun, and purposeful activities.
Develop and promote biblically-based education through Sunday School and other programs.
Encourage the youth to get involved in ministry and provide them frequent opportunities to do so.
Provide spiritual guidance, mentorship and counseling to the youth as called upon.
Give ongoing opportunities to hear the gospel message, opportunities for discipleship and to assist them to become spiritually mature Christians.
Recruit, train and oversee volunteer youth staff.
Maintain open communication with church staff, parents, youth and members of the congregation.
Commensurate with education and experience.
6120 Lovers Lane
Louisville, KY 40291