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First Presbyterian Church, Shelbyville, TN 

Seeks Part Time Youth Director



Mission Statement:

In response to God’s creation and redemption, we are a growing community of faith that glorifies GOD through loving our neighbors, committing our talents to service and sharing the good news of the Gospel of Christ.


Purpose of the Position:

Coordinate the activities of our youth (6-12 graders) and nurture, support and set an example for their spiritual journey.


Work Week:

Approximately 10 hours a week, which includes onsite interaction, offsite planning, preparation and a few trips. Attendance on Sundays, Wednesdays and special events is expected.


Salary Package: $ 175.00 weekly 



General Expectations


*Plan, coordinate and attend youth programming: current programming is offered on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights


*Recruit and train youth volunteers


*Plan, coordinate and attend special youth events including summer trips, retreats, service and mission opportunities, fellowship events, etc. We anticipate these being held quarterly. 


*Communicate with youth, parents/guardians, volunteers and the church through email, newsletters, Facebook, etc. 


*Attend/interact with youth at their events, games, plays, recitals, etc.


*Work with the Faith Development Committee to assess youth ministry needs and integrate the youth into the greater life of the church.


Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to The Rev. Lindsey Wade at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call the church office at 931-684-6541.