General Information

Job Title:

Female Assistant Youth Director

Job Description:

The Assistant Director works on a team with the Assistant Youth Pastor, Male Youth Assistant Director and our Administrator in leading students to gather for worship, connect relationally, and serve the community.

Responsibilities (Including but not limited to)

  • Building discipleship relationships with students
  • Helping lead our student leadership team
  • Teaching in various youth and church contexts (Sunday school, Youth group, etc)
  • Partnering with and leading our adult volunteers
  • Praying for students, parents, volunteers, Southwood and our community
  • Planning, organizing and executing events, retreats, service, outreach, mission trips, etc.
  • Coordinating and leading small groups
  • Personal and Spiritual development in conjunction with the Youth and Families Pastor and other staff
  • attending Staff meetings
  • Leading and training Summer interns

Position Qualifications:

Qualifications (Including but not limited to)

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Previous experience working with students in a ministry setting
  • A growing commitment to Jesus Christ and love for their Church
  • Commitment to Reformed understanding of faith
  • Teachability and ability to be self-motivated
  • Humility, self-awareness, and ability to ask for help from God and others
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written
  • Ability and willingness to travel for retreats, camps, mission trips, etc.

Hours: 40-50 Hours per week. We expect that some of the hours spent will not be typical to a 9-5 job and your immediate report will be walking with you in your schedule for healthy self-care and off days.

Application Deadline


Job Type:

Full Time

Salary Range:


General Information

Church/Organization Name

Southwood Presbyterian Church

Contact Name & Contact Info

(919) 699-5006




Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)

City, State

Huntsville, AL

Description of Organization

Southwood exists to advance the kingdom of God (Our Vision) as we experience and express grace (Our Mission). Becoming a community where the grace of King Jesus flows to us and through us is our heart and is our driving passion. We talk about Jesus so much because we need Jesus so much. Southwood is a 750 member church in Huntsville, Alabama and has been caring for the people of our community since 1986.

High-Life Ministries is the youth ministry of Southwood and works in the lives of our students, covenant and community, desiring to see them walk with Jesus now and throughout their lives growing up into lifelong worshippers of the Lord Jesus Christ and faithful members of His Church.

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