Director of Children, Youth and Families

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St. John’s Church

Tampa, FL
(posted 9/22/17)

St. John’s Church of Tampa, FL ( is seeking a full-time Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries. St. John’s is a vibrant, growing parish in South Tampa. The Director facilitates the operation of the children, middle school, high school and family ministries which foster a safe, friendly, and welcoming environment where all may experience the love of God and be spiritually nurtured. These ministries are a key component of the spiritual formation offered at St. John’s.

Essential functions for this position include:
● Building and maintaining relationships with children, youth and families
● Providing leadership and direct oversight for all faith formation opportunities for children and youth including Sunday School, children’s programming and middle school and high school youth groups
● Building and overseeing the team of volunteer adults responsible for children and youth programming in the church
● Developing and evaluating the short term (1 year) and the long term (3-5 years) vision for the children and youth ministries
● Coordinating communications to families of children and youth

Qualifications for this position are:
● A growing and personal relationship with Christ
● A bachelor’s degree or higher
● Three+ years’ experience in children’s, youth or family ministry
● Excellent communicator through all media (oral, written, digital, etc.)
● Understanding and empathy for children, youth and their families.
● Organized, pro-active, self-starter
● Creative, collaborative spirit
● A desire to always be learning

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to

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