Job Opportunities

The Virginia Conference posts job opportunities on its website, free of charge, for a maximum of two months. Please e-mail positions to Brenda Capen at brendacapen@vaumc.org
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CONFERENCE POSITIONS

News Associate
The Communications Office for the Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church, Glen Allen, Va., is seeking a part-time News Associate. This employee will report to the Communications Director and will work directly with other Communications Department staff members to resource and equip local churches for ministry by promoting, publicizing and reporting news, mission and ministry opportunities within the conference and across the denomination. This work will be primarily through the official magazine of the Virginia Conference, The Virginia United Methodist Advocate, as well as through other printed and digital publications, the conference website, use of social media and other tools. If interested, send cover letter and resume to Madeline Pillow, Director of Communications, at MadelinePillow@vaumc.org. The deadline for inquiries and applications is Oct. 16, 2017. View full job description here (pdf). (Posted on 9/26/17)

LOCAL CHURCH POSITIONS

Director of Program Ministries
Foundry United Methodist Church, Virginia Beach, VA http://FoundryUMCVB.org is seeking a part-time Director of Program Ministries to begin December 2017.  This person assists in the development and implementation of ministries as discerned through spiritual gifts and church leadership.  Qualifications:  *Commitment to a Christian life.   * Bachelor’s degree or related experience. * Strong interpersonal skills.  *Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Prior experience in program development, small group development or Christian education. *Familiarity with social media platforms. *Excellent computer skills. *Ability to work flexible hours.  Go to Foundry UMC website (http://FoundryUMCVB.org) for a detailed job description. A letter of interest, current resume, and names (3) and contact information for references should be submitted to FoundryUMC@FoundryUMCVB.org (Posted on 10/18/17)

Director of Choral Music (Organist/Choir Director)
Graham Road United Methodist Church – Falls Church VA 22042, is seeking a Director of Choral Music. This is a part time position (based on 20 hours per week). The primary responsibility of the position is to coordinate with the music ministry and pastoral staff of the church to ensure the best possible worship service. The basics of the position involve managing and leading choral and hymn music for all traditional worship services. Expertise on the piano is required; experience on the organ, while not a prerequisite, is preferred. Grand piano and organ are available for use in giving private lessons and recitals. Funds can be made available for continuing education expenses. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested applicants should e-mail resumes and direct questions to jimcanody@yahoo.com. (Posted on 10/18/17)

Music Leader
Central UMC in Salem, Virginia is currently accepting applications for a Contemporary Music Leader. The applicant should be an accomplished musician, preferably with the guitar. They must also have the ability to read music and lead the congregation in singing. They will be tasked with directing the church’s volunteer Praise Band, developing the contemporary service music program, preparing for worship each Sunday and at other times as required, and keeping the mission and vision of Central UMC at the center of their work at all times. Central is a diverse, multi-generational and mission-oriented church striving daily to make disciples for Jesus Christ through all its ministries. Anyone feeling called to apply for this very important position on our ministry team, please email Reverend Bryan Buckles at bryanbuckles@vaumc.org or call him at the church: (540) 389-2933. God Bless you! (Posted on 10/16/17)

Director of Christian Education
Vale UMC is an active, mission-driven church in Northern Virginia. We are seeking a part-time (approximately 10 hours/wk) Director of Christian Education to provide guidance and oversight for Christian formation in the congregation, with emphasis on Children and Youth activities. The Director of Christian Education will work collaboratively with our Pastor, Youth Director, and Music staff. Experience in Wesleyan / Methodist practice and theology is a must. Vale Church is committed to ministry with the diversity of God’s people, and will consider all candidates based solely on their qualifications for this ministry. Interested persons should send a cover letter and resume to: Jobs@ValeChurch.org. The full job description can be found at www.ValeChurch.org/jobs.html. (Posted on 10/13/17)

Part-time Modern Worship Leader
Culpeper UMC in Culpeper, Virginia, is seeking a part-time, 22 hour per week, worship leader. Responsibilities include overseeing the selection of music, worship design, and equipping volunteers to serve in the praise band. To apply for this position, please see the job description, fill out an application and send it with your resume and cover letter to Staff Parish Relations Committee Chair, Tom Hulse at thulse@fairfaxcounty.gov or mail to Culpeper United Methodist Church 1233 Oaklawn Dr. Culpeper, VA 22701. To apply go to http://www.culpeperumc.org/cumcemployment. (Posted on 10/6/17)

Director of Youth Ministry
Great Bridge UMC in Chesapeake, VA is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. We are a growing and vibrant church that is prayerfully excited to get the right person in place to work with our students. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, please send your resume along with a cover letter to Rev. Jessica Hargrove, Pastor of Discipleship, at jessicahargrove@greatbridgeumc.com. (Posted on 10/4/17)

Audio Visual Specialist
Culpeper UMC in Culpeper, Virginia is seeking a part-time, 15 hour per week, Audio Visual (AV) Specialist. Responsibilities include overseeing the technology component to the three Sunday worship services and special events, servicing equipment, managing volunteers, and making videos to promote church events and activities. To apply for this position, please see the job description, fill out an application and send it with your resume and cover letter to Staff Parish Relations Committee Chair, Tom Hulse at thulse@fairfaxcounty.gov or mail to Culpeper United Methodist Church 1233 Oaklawn Dr. Culpeper, VA 22701. To apply go to http://www.culpeperumc.org/cumcemployment. (Posted on 10/3/17)

Director of Youth, Children, and Christian Education (Full Time)
Lebanon UMC, Hanover, a growing United Methodist congregation, with a heart for serving in the community, seeks dynamic leader to invigorate Middle and High School activities, resource our children’s ministries and coordinate Christian Education. Full-time position with benefits. Qualifications and Aptitudes: 1. Must embrace Christian discipline and United Methodist doctrine and theology. 2. Must possess a proven ability to build relationships and work effectively with youth, diverse individual congregants, and teams of volunteers. 3. A bachelor’s degree in a related field is minimum requirement. Continuing education in United Methodist Church Youth Ministry and/ or Christian Education is desired. 4. Must have vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement youth and children’s ministry within the parameters of the United Methodist Church. 5. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, conflict management skills, and computer skills. Interested parties should email resume to Ray Filasky, ray.filasky@comcast.net (Posted on 10/3/17)

Director of Communications
Middletown UMC, Louisville, KY, is seeking a Director of Communication to oversee the communications and marketing aspects, audio/visual aspects, and technical components of the church's ministries. Responsibilities include: • Develop and implement MUMC’s internal and external communications plan, including preparing and administering the budget for the plan. • Establish MUMC’s Communication Policies and Procedures. • Manage all aspects of MUMC’s primary and related websites and analyze trends to develop a plan for continued growth. • Create, manage, and analyze multiple channels of social media including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.  • Produce creative and effective videos for use in worship and marketing. • Oversee worship services audio and video usage. Associate or Bachelor’s degree in communication or marketing preferred. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Contact: The Rev. Scott Woodburn / swoodburn@middletownumc.org (Posted on 9/26/17)

Director of Children and Youth/Family Ministries
Fort Hill United Methodist Church in Lynchburg is seeking an innovative, experienced and collaborative individual to serve as a part-time (20 hrs. per week) Director for its Children and Youth/Family Ministries. The successful candidate must be a Christian able to instruct through engaged, hands-on teaching and learning; possess good communication skills; able to work collaboratively with the church Pastor and staff; and relates well with youth, children, and their parents. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible to manage their portion of the church budget. The candidate will have: at least one year of teaching experience, a vibrant Christian faith walk and an ability to relate Scriptural concepts, and a Bachelor’s degree, preferably with an elementary education/early childhood education endorsement. Applications consisting of a cover letter and resume may be mailed to: Fort Hill UMC, 106 Oakridge Blvd., Lynchburg, VA 24502. Online applications will be accepted until the position is filled at: resume@forthillumc.com. (Posted on 9/21/17)

Minister with Seniors and Congregational Care (Part-Time)
Shady Grove United Methodist Church, a vibrant, growing, large church located in Mechanicsville, Virginia, a suburb of Richmond, is offering a part-time opportunity to be in ministry with seniors. Primarily focusing on pastoral care, the minister will also give oversight to the Senior Adult Council and developmental guidance for a variety of senior adult activities and programs. An ordained minister of the United Methodist Church is preferred, but a basic understanding and appreciation of United Methodist theology is a must. Demonstrated effective leadership and experience with seniors is expected. A job description can be found at www.shadygroveumc.org/employment Send inquiry and/or resume to: Attn: Rev. Sandra Bottoms, Associate Pastor, Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, Virginia, 23111, or email to:lauranealley@shadygroveumc.org (Posted on 9/21/17)

Full-Time Director of Youth Ministries
Culpeper United Methodist Church in Culpeper, Virginia, is seeking a full-time Youth Director (40 hours a week) to lead our 6-12th graders into a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. The primary responsibilities of this large church position include oversight of the mid-week youth small group program, and planning and leading the Sunday evening large group program, as well as organizing and attending three summer mission trips and various additional events throughout the year. Experience in leading small groups, mission trips, skills in communication and administration, and the ability to work well with youth, staff, and parents are a must. Leading worship is a plus. To apply for this position, please see the job description, fill out an application and send it with your resume and cover letter to Staff Parish Relations Committee Chair, Tom Hulse at Thomas.Hulse@fairfaxcounty.gov or mail to Culpeper United Methodist Church 1233 Oaklawn Dr. Culpeper, VA 22701. To apply go to http://www.culpeperumc.org/cumcemployment. (Posted on 9/19/17)

Teacher's Aide
Timberlake UMC, Lynchburg, is seeking a Teacher's Aide. Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED. Minimum of 3 months' experience working with young children. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send all resumes and cover letters to: Timberlake United Methodist Church, Attn: Amanda Smith, Director of Communications, amanda.smith@timberlakeumc.org (Posted on 9/19/17)

Director of Children’s Ministry and Discipleship
Wright’s Chapel UMC, Ruther Glen, puts a high priority on children’s ministries. We take seriously Jesus’ command to let the children come to him as well as the vows the congregation takes at baptism to provide opportunities for children to grow in their faith. The Director of Children’s Ministry and Discipleship will be an enthusiastic Christian with a passion for working with children and families and a strong ability to recruit, direct, and delegate to a group of volunteers. This person will have the organizational and communication skills, education and experience required to work successfully with church leadership, church staff, church members and the community. S/he will be able to develop, implement, and oversee creative programs for children and families. S/he will also have the skills necessary to develop and implement a plan for adult discipleship and nurture in consultation with other church staff. This is a full-time position that includes regular Sunday morning responsibilities. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send resume to Charles Tillapaugh, charles@wrightschapel.org or P.O. Box 193, Ladysmith, VA 22501. (Posted on 9/19/17)

Music Director
Highland United Methodist Church located in Colonial Heights, VA is seeking a part-time Music Director. A partial description (click here for a detailed job description) of duties and responsibilities include: Select and provide suitable organ and piano music for the 8:30 am and 11:00 am Sunday Classic Worship services, coordinate music selections with the Lead Pastor to select offerings that are compatible with the type of service, sermon topic, and the season of the church year. Conduct the Sanctuary Choir, including evening practices as necessary, to provide meaningful, worshipful music which complements the worship service. To apply or for additional information please send a resume and letter of interest to Highland United Methodist Church, 125 East Westover Avenue, Colonial Heights, VA 23834 (attention: Lois Spencer) or e-mail to: office@highlandumchurch.net (Posted on 9/19/17)

Director of Youth Ministries
River Road United Methodist Church (RRUMC), Richmond, VA, is seeking a part-time Director of Youth Ministries (20 hours per week). The Director of Youth Ministries supports RRUMC missional objectives by inviting young persons into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and nurturing them in their spiritual growth and service to others. Must possess relational and leadership skills for working with volunteers and being a part of team ministry. This person must have an affinity with youth and the ability to connect with young people, have a deep commitment for furthering the Gospel, and seek to ensure relevant faith formation with youth. For more information and to receive a job description, please contact Rev. Darcey Johnson at darcey@riverroadumc.org (Posted on 9/18/17)

Office Assistant
St. Matthew's UMC in Annandale, VA is seeking applicants for the Office Assistant position. We're seeking someone with initiative, great interpersonal skills and excellent attention to detail to support the administrative work carried out by the church office.  More information can be found on the website at www.stmatthewsumc.org/employment-opportunities/ or click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send cover letters and resumes to Terry Moran, Chair, Staff Parish Relations Committee, St. Matthew's UMC at Terry.J.Moran@gmail.com . (Posted on 9/18/17)

Contemporary Worship Leader
Main Street United Methodist Church, Suffolk VA, is seeking a Worship Leader for a new non-traditional worship service. The position is part time, 15-25 hours per week.  Interested persons, please submit a letter of interest and resume to: Rev. Myrtle F. Hatcher, pastor@mainstumc.org.  A video recording which demonstrates musical skills and leadership during a worship service is preferred but not required.  Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). (Posted on 9/15/17)

Children’s Ministry Director
Asbury UMC, a vibrant downtown church in Harrisonburg, Va., is seeking a full-time Children’s Ministry Director. Responsible for strengthening and growing our children’s ministries to develop the faith life of children and their families. Approximately 40 hours a week. Salary $33,880, with pension and insurance available at full cost to the employee. See our website for details www.asburyumc.cc. Submit cover letter and resume to secretary@asburyumc.cc (Posted on 9/15/17)

Director of Traditional Music and Worship Arts
Mt Pisgah UMC in Midlothian, VA, is seeking a Director of Traditional Music and Worship Arts.  Position is part-time (less than 30 hours per week).  Requirements for this position include but are not limited to the following:  (1) minimum of Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Arts in Music, Master’s preferred; (2) professional training and musical experience in a variety of Christian music selections; (3) proven and demonstrable abilities in directing, rehearsing, and leading musical groups; and, (4) proficiency playing piano and organ.  We prefer someone with proven and demonstrable experience in the automatic integration of music and media in worship, as well as proficiency playing other musical instruments, e.g., hand bells.  Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). For further details visit Mt. Pisgah’s website at www.mtpisgahva.org.  Submit cover letter and resumé electronically to jobs@mtpisgahva.org. (Posted on 9/14/17)

Director of Youth Ministries
Blair Road UMC, Mint Hill, NC, is searching for the right candidate to build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry (in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach) while serving as a spiritual leader and role model for youth grades 6 through 12. Our educational requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years experience in leading a youth group. The position also requires the candidate to be a self-starter, able to work collaboratively with other staff members to execute the BRUMC mission, able to communicate youth activities to the congregation, and able to work with volunteers to plan a holistic youth program. If you have not taken these classes, within the first year of employment you would complete a class on John Wesley and Methodism. Traits desired: Dependable, Consistent, Creative, Good Character, Flexible, Organized, Enthusiastic, Honest, Loving, Levelheaded, Punctual. General Responsibilities: • Coordinate and develop age-appropriate Sunday am Small group curriculum for ages 6-12. • Plan, coordinate and participate in Wednesday evening Youth small groups, Bible Study, discussions or other programming supporting the BRUMC mid-week activities. • Plan, coordinate and participate in Youth Fellowship activities on Sunday evenings. • Provide up-to-date calendar of youth activities. • Support individual youth by attending outside of church activities. . • Follow all Safe Sanctuary requirements. • Serve as a resource for the Confirmation program. • Work in partnership with the staff and Connection Team to effectively reach unchurched youth in the community. • Design, recruit and direct a Summer Mission Week for rising 5th and 6th graders. • Occasionally participate in worship service leadership. • Prepare and administer the Youth budget. This is a full-time job with benefits. Salary range is $30,000-$40,000 For a more detailed job description, contact the Staff Parrish Committee at brumc-sprc@windstream.net. (Posted on 9/14/17)

Church Office Assistant
Gainesville UMC, a growing congregation in Prince William County, is seeking a Church Office Assistant. The position is part-time, 18-20 hours per week. Duties include greeting visitors, answering and directing calls and emails, filing and bulletin preparation.  Organizational skills, Microsoft Word and Excel experience necessary.  For more information contact Gainesville UMC at 703-754-4511 or churchoffice@gumchurch.com. (Posted on 9/12/17)

Director of Music Ministries
Blacksburg United Methodist Church (BUMC), an active and vibrant church in a university town, is seeking a Director of Music Ministries for the purpose of directing, administering, and expanding a strong music program for the total church. The director will be responsible for coordinating and supporting music opportunities in the community and for expanding and developing community connections with the church music ministry. The director will coordinate, oversee, recruit, and supervise the music staff and volunteers. The spiritual role of ministry through the music program is of strong value to the staff and members of BUMC. The Director of Music Ministries reports directly to the senior pastor. A Master of Music degree or its equivalent is preferred, experience in church music, conducting, and working with choirs are necessary. Also computer skills in word processing and music software are important. Interested candidates are encouraged to send a letter of interest and a resume to: Lou Talbutt, SPPRC Chair, P. O. Box 775, Blacksburg, VA. 24063 or to: lpt.3@warmhearthva.org (Posted on 9/1/17)

Nursery Position
Chester United Methodist Church (12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA  23831) seeks an Assistant Nursery Worker (Sundays, 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM) and additional special occasions. Duties include assisting with caring for children in a group setting during Sunday school and church services and assisting families with secure check-in procedures. Must be dependable, trustworthy, and exhibit Christian loyalty and dedication. Salary based on experience. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older and pass a background screening and drug tests. This is a part-time position with no benefits.  Send resume to cumcsecretary@chesterumc.org. (Posted on 8/31/17)
 
Financial Administrator
Chester United Methodist Church (12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA  23831) seeks a Financial Administrator (Monday through Thursday for 24-28 hours per week, hours flexible). This is a rewarding and stimulating position in a cohesive church environment. The position is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the finance office. Tasks include, but are not limited to, paying church bills, keeping track of cash flow, creating necessary monthly reports, keeping track of the annual budget, and working with the Finance Committee. The position is supervised by the Pastor. Must have a minimum of a 2-year accounting degree or equal work experience and be proficient in Excel and financial software (preferably Church Windows). Salary based on experience. Must be 18 years of age or older. This is a part-time position with no benefits. Must pass background screening and drug tests. Send resume to cumcsecretary@chesterumc.org. (Posted on 8/31/17)

Director of Music Ministries
Wesley United Methodist Church at Frederica, Saint Simons Island, Georgia, is seeking a full-time Director of Music Ministries.  Our church, located in Coastal Georgia, has 1000+ members and an average attendance of 450 weekly.  Wesley UMC presents two traditional services and one contemporary service each Sunday and provides other seasonal worship services, concerts, and special events throughout the year. Wesley UMC has a strong, vibrant music program that it well known in our local community.  It includes the Chancel Choir, youth and children’s choirs, 5-octave handbell choir, and men’s and women’s vocal ensembles.  The church organ is a 41-rank Zimmer pipe organ in our main sanctuary with marvelous acoustics. We are looking for someone who feels called by God to the ministry of music, has demonstrated choir experience, exceptional enthusiasm, and brings a creative, innovative spirit to our church and music programs.  We seek someone who is a natural communicator, embraces collaboration, and will effectively challenge and grow our choir members and music participants.  Our successful candidate must create an atmosphere where the worship service and the music ministry work together to glorify Jesus Christ and expand the faith of our congregation, as well as the larger community. For a detailed description of the position, requirements, and contact information, please click here (pdf) (Posted on 8/30/17)

Church Bookkeeper
The Brandermill Church, a union church of the United Methodist Church and the Presbyterian Church USA , where engaged disciples worship, study and serve in Midlothian VA, is seeking a church bookkeeper . This is a part time position working 18 to 20 hours a week that reports to the senior pastor. All candidates need to be very familiar with QuickBooks. A working knowledge of ICON Systems Church Management Software would be desirable. The bookkeeper will handle all aspect of the church and preschool’s finances. Duties will include: • Coordinate bi-monthly payroll processing with our external payroll service. • Receive, summarize and make deposits of all contributions and fees. • Pay all vendors in a timely manner. • Prepare month end close journal entries and prepare financial statements for the finance committee. • Work with staff on their respective budgets throughout the year. • Oversee contributions to the church’s capital campaign. • Prepare contribution statements throughout the year and at year end. • Work with the stewardship team on the yearly pledge campaign. • Work with the finance committee and staff on the yearly budget. • Attend finance committee meetings throughout the year. • Perform other financial duties as they arise. Annual salary will range from $ 20,000 to $28,000 per year, based on experience. Please submit resumes to StaffParishChair@gmail.com (Posted on 8/24/17)

Contemporary Worship Leader
Fredericksburg UMC is seeking a Contemporary Worship Leader to oversee the ministry of the church as it relates to leading and organizing the music for contemporary worship (part-time, 20 hours per week). Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested parties, please submit to David Kirven, davidkirven@fumcva.org the following: Letter of interest, resume and a video recording which demonstrates leadership in worship service. (Posted on 8/24/17)

Director of Youth Ministries – Full-time Position (40 hours/week)
Woodlake United Methodist Church, located in Midlothian, VA (a suburb of Richmond) is seeking an experienced and resourceful Director of Youth Ministries to oversee the details of our vibrant and on-going programs and special events and to coordinate our active and committed group of volunteers. The focus of our youth ministry is discipling sixth-twelfth grade students so they can love God, know God and live out their faith in this church, community and the world. All interested applicants should submit their resume, references and cover letter via email to: SPRC@woodlakeumc.org, or via mail at: Woodlake United Methodists Church, Attn: SPRC, 6601 Woodlake Village Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23112. (Posted on 8/23/17)

1) Minister of Music & Worship Arts
2) Music Ministry Assistant
The Front Royal UMC, a mid-sized congregation in the beautiful Northern Shenandoah Valley, with a rich music history, seeks to fill two music positions. 
The Minister of Music & Worship Arts will provide music and worship leadership (both contemporary and traditional), oversee seven choral and instrumental ensembles, dance, drama and visual arts; provide worship leadership in weekly contemporary worship using paid and volunteer musicians and artists; The Minister will plan, in collaboration with the senior pastor, weekly worship services, funerals, weddings and special events. Experience serving as a music director (vocal and instrumental), using a diverse set of musical styles is required. Must possess proven abilities to: work effectively in a team environment, plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a worship and fine arts ministry, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The Music Ministry Assistant will provide leadership, direction, and maintenance in all areas of fine arts as assigned by the Minister of Music & Worship Arts, including rehearsals/warm-ups of ensembles, accompany on piano, organ and/or guitar. The Music Ministry Assistant will participate in leading worship as singer, instrumentalist and leader on Sundays as well as special services. Will bring a diverse set of musical styles to collaborate with the Minister of Music & Worship Arts and the senior pastor in worship planning and music selection. Ability to sight-read music for singing, keyboard and bells. Experience as an organist required. Must possess proven abilities to: work effectively in a team environment, plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a worship and fine arts ministry, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Applicants may send a resume and cover letter to Pastor Terry Clark at terry@frumc.org or call me Susan Schall at 540-636-1418 for more information. (Posted on 8/21/17)

Youth Pastor
Saint Luke’s United Methodist Church in Yorktown, VA. is seeking a full-time Youth Pastor to minister to, and with, our middle and high school aged youth. The ideal candidate will possess a college degree, and have at least five years' experience working with middle and high school youth. Deacon’s orders are preferred, but not essential. Saint Luke’s is a very active and growing 2,000-member church with a heart for mission. The Youth Pastor will report directly to the senior pastor while working collegially with the other staff. We offer competitive salary and benefits as well as a generous insurance package. Send resume and salary expectation to Saint Luke’s UMC, 300 Ella Taylor Road, Yorktown, VA 23692, attn: Senior Pastor. Or email to douggestwick@vaumc.org. No phone calls please. (Posted on 8/21/17)

Director of Music Ministry
Crooks Memorial UMC in Yorktown, VA is seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministry for its well established music ministry. This position is responsible for providing leadership and oversight, in cooperation with the pastor, to the entire music ministry. This position encompasses both the role of choir director and organist/pianist for our one weekly worship service, as well as special services including weddings and funerals. Click here for a detailed job description with qualifications (PDF). Interest and resumes can be emailed to office@crooksmemorialumc.org or sent to: The Leadership Board, Crooks Memorial UMC, 204 Cook Road, Yorktown, VA 23690. (Posted on 8/21/17)   

Youth Director
Powhatan UMC – 30 miles west of Richmond, VA – is actively praying for a new part-time Youth Director. If you have the gifts and graces to fulfill this role and desire to work on a part-time basis, please contact the church office. We are a growing (mid-size) congregation and know that God is working in our midst. For more information, check out our website or contact the church office. www.powhatanumc.us; church@powhatanumc.us; (804) 598-4438 (Posted on 8/18/17)

Student Ministries Director
Floris UMC, Herndon, is seeking a Student Ministries Director. The primary purpose of the position is to serve as the Student Ministries Program Director providing ministry to middle school and high school students. Student Ministries, the activities involved with the program, and the student small groups that are formed are seen as vital parts of the Floris UMC “DNA.” The Floris UMC Student Ministry serves to bring students into a closer relationship with Jesus Christ and the Student Ministries Program Director is responsible for executing the Director of Grow Ministries’ and the Senior Pastor’s strategic vision of the church by coordinating activities that deliver a consistent, spiritual learning experience for students to stay connected to Floris UMC and to grow in their relationship with God. The Program Director ensures that Student Ministries is fully integrated across all ministries and that the program supports the focus areas of the church (Worship, Faith Growth, and Service). Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, email employment@florisumc.org or contact Karen Heier at kheier@florisumc.org (Posted on 8/17/17)

Church Organist
Jamieson Memorial United Methodist Church, Clarksville, is seeking an organist/musician. Please send resumes by email to jmumc219@gmail.com or by mail to 219 Fifth St., Clarksville, VA 23927, Attn: Rev. Bright. (Posted on 8/17/17)


OTHER

Chaplain
Hermitage Roanoke is seeking a part-time chaplain (15 hours/week) to provide pastoral care to residents, their families and team members. The chaplain provides for the spiritual and religious needs of our residents while building rapport through pastoral visitation. He or she plans and leads regularly scheduled religious activities, including monthly communion, vesper services, devotions and caregiver support as needed. The chaplain may be called upon by family members to arrange and preside over memorial services. The ideal candidate for this position has a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and is licensed or ordained and in good standing of a recognized Christian denomination. Training in Christian education and pastoral care, and two years of pastoral care experience, preferably with a senior adult population is preferred. The ideal candidate must have a clean driving record, pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug test. To apply, send your resume with cover letter to Delaine Caldwell, Director of Resident Wellness and Leisure, by email at DCaldwell@PinnacleLiving.org, by fax at 540-767-6830 or by regular mail to Hermitage Roanoke, 1009 Old Country Club Road NW, Roanoke, VA 24017. (Posted on 10/16/17)

Executive Assistant – Development
Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC, seeks a full-time Executive Assistant to support the overall work of the Development Office by managing administrative functions and serving as the tactical hub for Development initiatives. This position reports directly to the Vice President for Development. For the full job description, please check the "Administrative Openings" tab at https://www.wesleyseminary.edu/Administration/current-openings/. For more information, please contact Haley Dos Santos at hdossantos@wesleyseminary.edu. (Posted on 9/28/17)

 

 

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