Site Leader

Tacoma Youth For Christ is proudly opening a new position within our growing organization. We are hiring multiple Site Leaders to begin serving and leading at youth outreach ministry sites across Pierce County beginning in September 2018.

About Tacoma Youth For Christ:

In 1944 Billy Graham and Torrey Johnson held a Youth for Christ rally in Chicago. The ministry of YFC spread like wildfire across the US. As YFC was forming into an international organization, Tacoma was one of the founding chapters. The founding motto of YFC is as true to today as it was when it was coined "Anchored to the Rock and geared to the times." YFC has never veered from its commitment to bring the good news of Jesus Christ to lost and hurting young people.

About the Site Leader Position:

The Site Leader will be the primary person responsible for leading a designated ministry site. Their duties include: regularly meeting new young people, planning & executing weekly gatherings for youth to attend, and mobilizing the team of volunteers at the ministry site to see effective and fruitful ministry.

The perfect candidate will view this as an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young people by introducing them to the person of Jesus. They must be passionate about their faith, willing to work as part of a team and excited about an opportunity grow in their faith and leadership.

Qualifications - The Site Leader must:

-       Demonstrate a passion about the person of Jesus Christ

-       Love working with young people aged 11-19

-       Articulate a calling to ministry and specifically outreach

-       Enjoy working with and leading a team.

-       Agree to a statement of faith

-       Abide by standards of conduct

-       Provide references who will speak to the applicant’s character, integrity and maturity

-       Hold a High School degree or equivalent

-       Hold a valid driver’s license and appropriate insurance

Ministry Site Locations - Site Leaders will lead one of the following ministry sites:

-       Tacoma Hilltop HS/MS

-       Tacoma South End MS

-       Tacoma East Side HS

-       Parkland MS

-       Spanaway HS

-       Graham MS

-       Graham HS

-       University Place MS

-       Tillicum HS / MS

-       Orting MS

Time Commitment:

As a part-time position, the site leader must be willing to be flexible with their schedule. This may include working some during days, evenings and some weekend commitments. Time will be spent in direct ministry with youth, planning with adults, and training with other site leaders.

Pay:

10 hours per week, $12 per hour

Timeline:

This posting will be closed on: July 9th.

Interviews will conducted through August 16th.

Selected applicants will begin employment on September 3, 2018.

For the official job description, click here. 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Tacoma Youth For Christ at [email protected] by July 9th.