Great Plains Conference UMC is seeking a full time coordinator to develop and oversee implementation of quality, effective methods for age level appropriate discipleship and spiritual formation for children, youth, young adults and senior adult ministries. He or she will assemble, lead and direct ministry teams of staff, parishioners, volunteers and other partners to achieve UMC and departmental objectives and goals.
The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to shape and drive a strategic and effective framework for effective age-level appropriate education and formation through education, mentoring, events, and other approaches. He or she will be theologically mature and have demonstrated success within a (preferably, but not required, the United Methodist) church environment. The ideal candidate will be well versed in the best practices of multi-generational discipleship ministry and will have a passion to see people of all ages grow and thrive in their Christian faith. He or she will have a track record of multiplying ministry through developing a network of effective lay leaders, mentors, and teachers. He or she will be able to work effectively with minimal administrative support.
We’re seeking candidates who have a strong desire to see people come to Christ, excel in relationship building, are results-oriented and have strong education and people skills. You will have: