Youth & Children’s Director – Dardanelle UMC

The Dardanelle First United Methodist Church is currently taking resumes for a full-time Youth & Children’s Director.  This person will arrange for a variety of activities, both at the church and away,  including youth group meetings, youth Sunday school, overnights or lock-ins, weekend retreats, and both local and foreign mission trips.  This position requires someone that is a prayerful, faithful disciple shown  by attending church services regularly, participating in church activities, being present in youth extra-curricular activities, exhibiting a good balance between work and family involvement, and having solid knowledge of church teachings.  Bachelor’s level degree a minimum requirement, with training for children and youth a necessity.  Ideal skills are to have are effective organization, flexibility, energy and leadership, yet the ability to be a team player, and good communication skills, especially listening skills.  For more information contact Rev. Jim Benfer at