Responsible for the development, promotion, and administration of youth ministries programming for Salvation programs for grade 6 through Young Adult. Leadership will be given in ministries and events initiated and conducted on a divisional level, while support is provided for programs carried out at the corps level.
The Salvation Army Mission:
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
This job description should not be interpreted as all inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of the position. Other job related responsibilities and tasks may be assigned. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
The requirements listed below are representative of the minimal education, experience, knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required for this position.
Christian Walk: Demonstrates an authentic personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Education: 2 years of college
Certifications: Valid Wisconsin Driver's License with clearance to drive from TSA's insurance carrier.
Experience: 3 years experience in youth ministry
Supervisory Responsibility: N/A
The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the duties of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; sit; talk or hear; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; occasionally climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Requires the ability to listen to others, observe others actions, read text and information; comprehend instructions and manuals.
Travel: Travel throughout the Wisconsin and Upper Michigan Division is required to make corps visits and attend special events, which often include overnight travel. Travel to Army Lake Camp in East Troy is required at times; for certain events and during the summer Camp season, this will require overnight stay at the Camp. Travel (including overnight) to various events and conferences throughout the U.S. may be required at times.
Working Conditions: Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job is performed at times in an office environment at normal room temperature. The noise level in this work environment is usually low. For duties at special events and youth events, the noise level will often be moderate to loud.
For other duties (special events, Camp, etc.) the employee is exposed to outdoor weather conditions, with extreme cold in the winter and occasional high heat and humidity during the summer. Exposure to moderate to heavy mosquito population is common during the summer at Camp.
At times the duties will involve working with individuals having infectious and/or communicable diseases.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.