Director of Youth/Student Ministries

JOB SUMMARY:  In a growing suburban area of Katy Texas, Holy Covenant desires to transition from our strong part-time youth program into full-time youth ministry. If you are experienced and successful at working with youth, you are aware of the basics any Methodist church like ours would be looking for.  This role requires an energetic, self-motivated, and organized Youth Director who understands what it means to work on a Staff Ministry Team as well as cooperate across ministry areas. Must be experienced and familiar with overseeing departmental budgets.  If you are someone who can build deep relationships and respond to the needs of Youth in different stages of their faith development, we want to talk to you!

 Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create a youth ministry culture that is in line with our church’s purpose and vision
  • Support the planning and execution of all events that encompass a balanced youth ministry in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission and outreach
  • Recruit and train members in ministry who work with youth ministry programs
  • Assisting with the management of all aspects of the budget for youth ministry in partnership with Director of Finance
  • Build deep relationships with the youth, including but not limited to attending extracurricular activities and sporting events and visitation during crisis

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ full time experience working with youth is desired
  • Administrative or managerial experience is helpful
  • Organized,  with a vision and demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement ministry
  • Collaborative – be a team player giving and receiving input, willing to compromise & cooperate
  • Effective communicator – exhibits clear and effective verbal and non-verbal skills
  • 4-year degree preferred. A Professional Certification or training in Youth Ministry is desired.
  • Clearance of a criminal background check
  • Able to laugh and enjoy the joys and struggles of being in ministry.



Please send Resume to


Organization name:
Holy Covenant UMC

United Methodist Church


22111 Morton Ranch Road, katy Tx 77449


Date Posted:
January 16, 2020

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