Principal Functions: The Youth Ministries Coordinator is responsible to provide intensive relational ministry to children, teens and their families through evangelism, discipleship, Christian education, music instruction, recreation, tutoring and service. Ministry concentrates on the geographical area of Greater Fall River.
Other Responsibilities: Including, but not an end all, area one on one ministry with youth, home visitation, Sunday School, Kids Club, Music Mentoring, Pre-teen and Teen Groups, Corps Cadets, Record keeping for all youth oriented programs, coordinate with Caseworker to bridge clients with children to programs, volunteer recruitment and development, attend Divisional meetings and events as required and assist Corps Officer with Seasonal Fundraising during off season of Youth Programs.
Requirements: Must have a High School diploma or equivalent. College Degree or credits in the area of Youth Ministry/Music Instruction will be given greater consideration. At least 1 to 2 years experience working with children and teens preferred. Any previous experience in youth leadership position of Corps or church will be taken into consideration as well. Must be a committed and mature Christian who is self-motivated, creative and a good communicator with children, teens and parents. Must have a current drivers license and be willing to drive a 12 passenger van. Must have basic computer skills to do correspondence, create flyers and ministry resources and access internet, etc. Attendance at The Salvation Army Fall River Corps/church on Sunday’s is required for this position.
Contact: Please send or fax your resume and a cover letter to:
Major Elmer & Elizabeth Deming
The Salvation Army
P. O. Box 444
Fall River, MA 02722-0444