Asbury United Methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama is seeking an Associate Director of Student Ministries. Asbury UMC is a growing and vibrant congregation whose mission is to remain challenged and equipped to grow more disciples for Jesus Christ by practicing: Radical Hospitality, Passionate Worship, Intentional Faith Development, Risk-Taking Mission and Service, and Extravagant Generosity. Responsibility begins with assisting the Director of Student Ministry in accomplishing the mission of Asbury Family Ministry. This position works with a team approach with middle school, high school, college students, their families, and equipping volunteers. Emphasis is placed on being in ministry with staff, volunteers, and student leaders so as to ensure that Asbury RESET Student Ministry builds dynamic ministries that will reach and disciple all students. The ideal candidate would possess an outgoing and extroverted personality to engage and excite student ministry. Requirements: An undergraduate degree and youth ministry experience is required. Be a committed follower of Jesus Christ, seeking to know, love and serve God. Understand, exemplify and champion the church’s mission and vision, as well as the theology and traditions of the United Methodist Church. Work effectively with people of all ages, having a heart for youth and a desire to connect with them and facilitate their spiritual growth in all aspects of their lives. Possess effective communication skills - including one-on-one counseling, small group discussions, and speaking to and leading large groups. Demonstrate flexibility, creativity, dependability, high motivation and self-direction. Be a servant leader and role model, having fun with the youth, but always the “adult”. Demonstrate the ability to teach youth and adults.
Contact: David Miller
Address: 6690 Cahaba Valley Rd. Birmingham AL 35242