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Youth Ministry Leader, Hempfield United Methodist Church, Lancaster, PA

Hempfield United Methodist Church (HUMC) is an established church located in Lancaster, PA with a clear Vision: β€œTo 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.


  • 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. 


  • 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.  



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