Full-time director of youth ministries 
St. Paul is conducting a national search for a new director of youth ministries. A mature individual with strong youth ministry leadership skills and experience will have the opportunity to advance to new heights an already strong program of middle and high school students. The director will bring a deep and authentic personal faith to inspire Christ-centered lives and healthy peer relationships among youth. Playing, praying, and connecting enthusiastically with teenagers are basic to this calling. Ideally, the individual will have a degree or certification in the field or have completed graduate-level study.

St. Paul Lutheran is located in the heart of Davenport, Iowa, a 3,500-member congregation situated in a metro region of 350,000 people. The congregation enthusiastically supports a large youth ministry, providing ample resources for a wide array of programs, trips, and other opportunities available to 6th through 12th graders. A supportive team of pastors and staff work collaboratively to create a gracious environment for all ministries of the congregation. The director will guide a team of passionate volunteers.

Members and friends of St. Paul are invited to explore networks and connections of their own to assist with identifying potential candidates. Candidates interested in the position may apply by sending a detailed letter of interest and resume to youthsearch@stpaulqc.org. Questions and suggestions can be sent to the same email address. The search committee will be responsive to any and all interests or requests.

A full array of benefits accompanies this position.

Youth Director Position Description