Job Openings

In the next five years, Decatur First United Methodist Church will plant the seeds of God’s Word and cultivate the Good News of Jesus Christ in the lives of 3,000 children, teenagers, and adults in the Decatur area. We have openings for two key leadership positions toward these goals.

Director of Youth Ministries (9/10/17)

In the next 5 years, Decatur First United Methodist Church will plant the seeds of God’s Word and cultivate the Good News of Jesus Christ in the lives of 3,000 children, teenagers, and adults in the Decatur area. The Director of Youth Ministries will be one of the key leaders of this effort.

The Director will be the lead staff member for the youth ministry. In addition to engaging youth in small group discipleship, the director will be responsible for day-to-day building relationships, nurturing and spiritual guidance for youth inside and outside our congregation.

This will be a part time position. The position is expected to average 20 – 30 hours per week, depending on the events.

Read the full details about the position (pdf).

Director of Discipleship and Youth Ministries (9/7/17)

The Director of Discipleship and Youth Ministries will be one of the key leaders of this effort.

We recognize that isolation and having no one to talk with about life’s struggles is a widespread condition experienced by people outside and inside the church. We believe our church is called to address spiritual struggles and stimulate healthy growth in relationships. The Director will be the leader of growing small groups. These groups will focus on building relationships thereby increasing the trust and hope that is invaluable for dealing with life’s difficult problems, crises, and transitions throughout life.

The Director will be the lead staff member for the youth ministry. In addition to engaging youth and all members of the church in small group discipleship, the director will be responsible for the day-to-day relationship building, nurturing and spiritual guidance for youth inside and outside our congregation.

Read the full details about the positon (pdf).

Application for Employment

Application to apply for job openings on the staff at Decatur First United Methodist Church, Decatur, Alabama