Employment Opportunities

Position Posted On:
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
3100 s Five Mile
Boise, ID  83709
Job Title:
Director of Youth, Family and Education
Job Type:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
Position Start Date:
Pay Rate:
32,500 - 37,500 (doe) plus benefits
How To Apply:
A letter of interest, resume, plus names & contact information of 3 professional references should be submitted to the Personnel Committee via email t
Contact Name:
Jackie McMurran  
Job Description:
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church believes its purpose is to receive, embody and proclaim God’s living Word with all. If spending your day recruiting, training, supporting and facilitating the leadership of our Youth, Family and Education Ministries interests you, consider joining us as our full-time Director of Youth, Family, & Education Ministries. Primary duties include developing and supporting Christ-focused and relationship-based ministry for elementary, middle school and high school aged youth; facilitating lay leadership for these ministries; organizing and teaching in the Confirmation ministry; working with ministry team chairs to create and develop ministry opportunities for families of all ages; developing middle school and high school Christian Education opportunities; and working with the ministry team chair to facilitate a comprehensive Christian Education program.
Job Qualifications:
To view the full extent of the job requirements detailed in the full job description, go to the SOV web site: The successful candidate would normally be expected to possess the equivalent of a Masters Degree in Youth and Family Ministry or an equivalent combination of experience and a Bachelor’s degree. It is preferred that the candidate has had summer camp experience with escalating responsibilities and be graduate of a Lutheran college or university and is able to employ current social media tools (e.g., Facebook and texting) to communicate appropriately and effectively. Salary 32,500.00 – 37,500.00 (doe), plus benefits.