Junior High Associate Youth Minister

First United Methodist Church of Rockwall, Texas

Junior High Associate Youth Minister

Job summary: 

The Junior High Associate Youth Minister of the First United Methodist Church of Rockwall, Texas shall serve under the direction and coordination of the Minister with Youth.  Associate Youth Ministers will assist in multiple levels of participation in the leadership of the ministry to and with youth and their families.  Serving anywhere from half to three-quarter time throughout a normal work week, Associate Youth Minister positions offer impactful ministry experience with some flexible work hours. Compensation while competitive is dependent on experience.


Associate Youth Ministers shall be a college or university graduate and either currently enrolled in or shall have completed a seminary degree or another type of ministry certification. One to two years of youth ministry experience in paid or volunteer capacity is preferred.


Assistant to Youth Minister:

  • Present for Sunday programming 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM, regular days of office hours throughout the week, and age level programming and relational connection opportunities
  • Increased work for activity through summer months and around large youth events
  • Nurture youth discipleship and participation throughout the whole life of the church – including some ministry with Senior High program
  • Utilize website, email, social media, texting, and phone calls to promote program and resources in concert with youth staff team
  • Fill in for Minister with Youth or other Staff in case of absence
  • Other duties as assigned by Minister with Youth and/or Senior Pastor

Junior High Ministry Director:

  • Manage Junior High youth Sunday School Class
  • Resource and implement Junior High UMYF Sunday evening recreation and fellowship – including utilizing and creating Methodist Bible-based curriculum for small groups and preaching
  • Brainstorm and spearhead monthly Middle School Madness fellowship and outreach activities
  • Retreat, mission trips, outings, and event responsibilities
  • Contact new and visiting youth families and invite to programs
  • Partner with and recruit youth parents and adult congregant chaperones and volunteers
  • Intentionally connect and partner with Confirmation program and upper elementary Children’s Ministry, as well as collaborate with staff and student worship leadership

Optional areas of service as available:

  • Worship liturgist
  • Youth and youth family pastoral care

The Junior High Youth Associate reports to the Minister with Youth and the Senior Pastor and ultimately to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee.

For more information and to apply submit resume to
Rev. Paul Maletic, Minister with Youth, 1200 E. Yellow Jacket, Rockwall, TX 75087
pmaletic@fumcrockwall.com or call 972-771-5500 x22


Organization name:
First United Methodist Church of Rockwall

United Methodist Church


1200 E. Yellow Jacket Lane


Date Posted:
June 24, 2019

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