The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Vail Valley, Colorado seeks to hire a part-time or full-time staff member to serve as our Youth Leader. This position will help fulfill our parish mission, to Know Jesus Christ, the Son of God, and to make Him known in the lives of our member youth grades 6-12, their friends and their families. The successful candidate will be a professed Christian with a dynamic faith in Christ exhibiting strong leadership skills in:
- Building warm interpersonal relationships and effectively and consistently communicating with young people and their parents using a wide-range of communication techniques.
- Demonstrated talent in generating, implementing and organizing a year-round, consistent, high quality, programmatic small and large group gatherings for youth
- Teaching and modeling the Christian faith and life to young people
We seek a Youth Leader who is comfortable in functioning within a well-established ministry team already serving Transfiguration. Previous professional experience in parish or para-church youth ministry is beneficial but not required. Candidate must be open and available to commit to mandatory personal and professional development within the first three months of employment. Weekend and evening availability is essential. This position reports to the Rector (Senior Pastor), who will hire and oversee the successful candidate. The successful candidate must pass a rigorous background check and be licensed in our parish-based Safeguarding standards of child-protection. The salary and benefits are negotiable based upon previous experience.
Part-time position open immediately. Full-time position available July 1, 2017
For questions or to submit an application, please contact Barbara Jean Houck at BJHouck16@gmail.com.