Youth Ministries Director

Read Youth Ministries Director
Presbyterian Youth Victoria
Location: Heathmont, VIC
Date advertised: 27th August 2019
Job Type: Full time
Closing Date: 23rd September 2019

The Presbyterian Church of Victoria (PCV) are seeking to employ a full time Youth Ministries Director (YMD) to develop, oversee, and maintain state level youth ministry in the PCV.  

The purpose of the YMD is to assist, encourage and equip those working with youth in ministry and the religious education of youth within the PCV in the discharge of their duties.

This would involve: 

  • Encouraging the development of youth work in local congregations; 
  • Seeking to maintain state level youth ministry by overseeing the strategic direction of PYV’s camping and training ministries;
  • Recruiting and developing PYV leaders.

The YMD reports to the PCV’s Christian Education and Nurture Committee, and the PYV Council.  

The YMD is responsible for supervising the work of an administrative worker.  

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Experience as a youth ministry leader in a local church youth ministry;
  • Experience in developing youth leaders and in discipleship of youth;
  • Experience of involvement in state level youth camping ministry;
  • Proven ability to work with church leaders;
  • The ability to educate and train through good communication skills; 
  • Knowledge of general office administration processes, integration of social media applications, and compliance with Safe Church policies and government legislation.  
  • An ability to competently manage and work across multiple functions such as administration, finance, people management, and work, health, and safety.

A 6 month probationary period will apply to this position.  

A detailed job description can be found at https://www.presbyterian.org.au/images/downloads/YMD_Job_Description.pdf

An application with CV can be sent to office@pcv.org.au

Applications close 23 September 2019.