Website Noblesville First UMC

Noblesville First UMC


Noblesville First United Methodist Church

Job Type: Full-Time Exempt (40 hours per week)
Salary Range: Starting at $40,000


The Director of Student Ministries will work with the associate pastor of Noblesville First and the Director of Family Ministries to provide connection, discipleship, and leadership to the youth and families of Noblesville First.  The role will focus primarily on The Vine Student Ministries, the Student Ministry of Noblesville First (~85%).  The role will take a leadership role in the Children’s Ministry of Noblesville First (~15%) as well.



Create and maintain an environment that is conducive to learning, fun, and relationship building
Build and maintain relationships with youth and their families
Identify, train, and coach leaders for the Student Ministry
Build and maintain a strong online presence for students and families
Organize and execute exceptional programming
Rebuild and lead Sunday night Youth Group (currently not meeting)
Plan and attend spring mission trips to Give Kids the World Village in Kissimmee, FL. Lead college and adult missions trips as required.
Work alone and alongside the Family Ministries Operations Team to develop events and programs for youth and their families
Engage in community outreach with families
Communicate to families to inform them of current and upcoming events
Plan events such as lock-ins, outings, work projects, and outreach events
Co-lead Children’s Ministries Activities as needed
Attend weekly staff meetings
Work alongside Student Ministries Advisory Council (SMAC)
Be willing to consistently work Sunday mornings and evenings, as well as other nights/weekends as required
Attend and/or lead necessary training for Family Ministries staff including, but not limited to, CPR, First Aid, Safe Sanctuaries, Stop the Bleed, ALICE, etc.
Assist in developing and managing a budget
Plan and execute in partnership with the Director the 200 Envelopes fundraiser
Manage social media accounts for The Vine Student Ministries
Maintain confidentiality and appropriate boundaries
Attend sporting events, recitals, performances, etc. as able for 6th-12th grade students



3+ years working in ministry to youth preferred

High school diploma required
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field preferred


A great team player that is willing to strategize and vision with the Family Ministries Operations Team

Flexibility – with COVID-19, things are changing frequently!
Be an effective teacher in-person and on camera
Skilled at event planning
A good communicator


A genuinely devoted disciple of Jesus Christ with a servant’s heart
A commitment to the mission and vision of Noblesville First and the United Methodist Church
Has a basic understanding of United Methodist and Wesleyan theology


Paid Time Off (PTO)
Retirement plan with 1% company match
Flexible hours
Socially distanced office
Voting time off
Ability to work remotely on occasion
10 paid company holidays, plus a day off during your Birthday week
Comp time
Expense account
Paid Sabbatical leave (every 7 years)

*Please note – we do not offer medical, dental, or vision benefits

Application Process

To apply, please submit all of the following documents to Noblesville First at

Cover letter


Three references (include name, job title, phone number, and email address)

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