Youth Ministry Leader

Youth Ministry Leader – Full Time

Hempfield United Methodist Church – Lancaster, PA 17601


Hempfield United Methodist Church (HUMC) is an established church located in Lancaster, PA with a clear Vision: “To know Jesus and make him known”. HUMC is seeking a full-time Youth Ministry Leader who will work together with the Youth Council in growing an exciting, fun youth program. This position will report to the Pastor of Discipleship.





·         Be a follower of Jesus with a personal passion to teach Biblical knowledge through meaningful experiences that develop the faith of Youth.

·         Weekly facilitate youth programs that will challenge youth in areas of: worship, small groups, and in recruiting volunteers.

·         In collaboration with the Youth Council, develop creative monthly youth programs that will provide an opportunity for them to deepen their faith.

·         Assist Pastors in teaching Confirmation classes and occasional preaching.

·         Advocate for Youth for their hopes, aspirations, visibility and growth with the Pastors and HUMC congregation. 



·         3+ years experience in leading and teaching as a Youth Leader.

·         Model Christ-like behavior in nurturing relationships with Youth.  

·         Must possess excellent verbal, written and organizational skills.

·         Proven ability to work with Youth, Youth Council parents, staff and congregational volunteers. 

·         Excellent computer skills using social media and church software.

·         Ability to remain current on creative Youth Ministry programs.

·         Clearances: PSP Criminal Record check, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint, Valid PA driver’s license.

·         Coordinating local Mission trips. Occasional travel may be required.

·         Musical ability would be a plus.



Excellent salary and benefit package, including PTO, and continuing education reimbursement. Resumes and salary requirements may be submitted to: - EEO employer -