Director of Children, Youth, & Family Ministries

Colorado Springs, CO
Posted May 31, 2024
Job Title
Director of Children, Youth, & Family Ministries
Name of church or organization
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church
Colorado Springs, CO
Job Description
St. Michael’s is a vibrant, intellectually charged, growing, program-sized church established in 1957 with a mission to make Christ known within and beyond our walls. The Director of Children, Youth & Family Ministries takes the the lead in developing and implementing formation and fellowship opportunities for children, youth, and families. This position fosters and maintains strong relationships with children, youth, and families, while encouraging a desire for children and youth to know God, to share the love of Christ with others, and to participate in service, retreat, and other transformational experiences. See the link to the posting for complete details, but key tasks include:

Promoting and fostering a welcoming, loving, inviting, and Christ-centered environment for the children & youth of St. Michael’s.

Creating, developing, and evaluating programs and initiatives that help children, youth, and families grow and deepen their faith.

Overseeing and managing the budget for children and youth ministries & purchasing  items necessary for programming.

Communicating program and event details clearly and accurately to parishioners.

Dreaming and collaborating with the Rector, lay leaders, and staff to develop transformational opportunities and experiences.

Leading Wednesday Middle & High School Youth Groups while identifying, training, and empowering adult lay leaders to assist.

Leading Sunday Children’s Chapel during the 10:30 AM service for elementary aged children.

Type of Commitment
Full Time or Part Time
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Application Process
Please send the following to prior to August 1, 2024.
– Cover Letter including the position for which you are applying
– Current Resume
– Answers to the following two items on a single sheet of paper
1. Why are you interested in this position and why do you feel you are uniquely qualified?
2. Share about a transformation moment in your life that you experienced and/or shared God’s love.
Application Deadline
Link to the job posting or application