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
Scroll down to see "Local Church Positions," "Seeking Employment" and "Other" positions available outside the local church.

CONFERENCE POSITIONS

Associate Director for Call & Candidacy, Center for Clergy Excellence
The Advisory Team of the Board of Ordained Ministry and the Appointive Cabinet are pleased to announce that applications and interviews are open now through April 26th for the Associate Director of Call & Candidacy in the Center for Clergy Excellence. This position, beginning July 1, 2019, will focus on missional areas of call, candidacy mentoring, District Committee on Ordained Ministry support, Course of Study and be a primary resource to Licensed Local Pastors. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to the Rev. Darcey Johnson at darcey@riverroadumc.org by April 26th. Interviews will be held as scheduled at River Road UMC, Richmond, VA. If you have questions about the position, please call the Rev. Lindsey Baynham at the Center for Clergy Excellence at LindseyBaynham@vaumc.org or (804) 521-1100 Ext. 160. (Posted on 3/27/19)

LOCAL CHURCH POSITIONS 

P/T Youth Ministry Leader- Dulles Area
New Youth Space opens this fall at Arcola UMC, Dulles area!! Can create your own engaging program or continue current program. Growing church seeks enthusiastic individual or team with a passion for youth, a demonstrated commitment to Christ and a sound progressive theology. Qualified applicants will be experienced, will understand how youth learn and develop, and will have connecting skills appropriate for both youth and parents. Leader(s) will involve 6-12th graders in discipleship, worship, outreach, and fellowship while providing spiritual leadership. 15-20 hours/ week. To apply for this position please send a heartfelt cover letter and resume to BetsyH@ArcolaChurch.org including Youth RESUME in the subject line. (Posted on 4/22/19)

Communications and Office Support Personnel 
Chester United Methodist Church (Chester, VA) is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our staff for the part-time position (16 hours per week) of Communications and Office Support Personnel beginning June 1, 2019. This position is responsible for creating and maintaining a social media presence to include the CUMC website and Facebook, as well as other media outlets. The position is also responsible for publishing a monthly newsletter as well as assisting the office staff in various administrative needs. Qualified applicants must have good organizational skills, be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, and dedicated to God and Chester United Methodist Church. POC: Terry Wisegarver (cumcsecretary@chesterumc.org / 804.748.6006) (Posted on 4/17/19)

Director of High School Youth Ministry
Chester United Methodist Church (Chester, VA) is seeking a highly motivated individual for the part-time position (10 hours per week) of Director of High School Youth Ministry, beginning in June 2019. The position is responsible for the planning and coordination of all youth activities—including spiritual growth, fellowship, and mission/outreach opportunities. In addition, the director will mentor individual youth, as needed, and be involved with budget decisions for youth activities. The director must work well with youth, parents, and other church staff members. Qualified applicants must be organized, enthusiastic, and, most importantly, dedicated to God and Chester United Methodist Church. POC: Terry Wisegarver (cumcsecretary@chesterumc.org/804.748.6006) (Posted on 4/11/19)

Director of Youth & Family Ministry
Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church, Fuquay-Varina, NC, is seeking a Director of Youth & Family Ministry to plan, lead, and manage all aspects of the youth ministry for students in 6th-12th grade. Responsibilities include: *Lead, engage, and disciple a group of 50-100 students from 6th-12th grade. *Create/select and implement curriculum for three weekly youth programs. *Plan, coordinate, promote, and facilitate special events for students throughout the year including weekend retreats and summer mission trips. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Submit cover letter and resume to jobs@fvumc.org. (Posted on 4/11/19)

Administrative Assistant
Thrasher UMC, a United Methodist Church in Vinton, VA, has an opening for a part-time Administrative Assistant. Duties include: providing administrative support for pastor, staff, and volunteers; responding to calls and emails; welcoming guests; preparing weekly bulletins and correspondence; maintaining records, the online church calendar, and building use schedule; and maintaining office equipment and supplies. Persons with administrative or office management experience, including knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office software (including Publisher) and other digital communication tools (i.e. email, web sites, social media), are encouraged to apply. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential along with the ability to organize and coordinate activities involving both staff and volunteers. The hours are normally 9:00 am to 4 pm, M-T (28 hours). Some responsibilities may occasionally require evening or weekend hours. To apply to send an email expressing interest in the position along with a resume and names of at least two references to Bfailes@vaumc.org by 4/19/19. (Posted on 4/10/19)

Preschool Director
Westhampton UMC, Richmond, is seeking FT Director for nationally accredited, well-established, year-round, church-based preschool with 160 students and programs for students 2-years through Kindergarten, an after-school program for school-aged children, and a satellite campus which partners with The Faison Center near Willow Lawn. Responsible for executing the school's mission as a ministry of the church. Other responsibilities include the management of teaching and support staff; administering daily school operations including adherence to state licensing regulations and national accreditation standards; and supervising financial/budget management. Qualifications include bachelor's degree in early childhood development, education, or related field; teaching and administrative experience in preschool or related setting; ability to communicate with varied audiences; strong background in business practices; and willingness to continue church's mission within the school. Benefits available. For consideration, please submit a resume with cover letter describing your vision and philosophy of preschool education by April 22, 2019 to Westhampton UMC, Attn: Day School Director Search, 6100 Patterson Ave., Richmond, VA 23226 or email sprc@westhamptonumc.org. (Posted on 4/9/19)

Accompanist
Crozet UMC is seeking applications for the position of Accompanist. As the Accompanist you’ll play organ, piano or keyboard as needed for Sunday worship services and other special services. The position is part time (approximately 6-8 hours) and will require attendance at weekly rehearsals. The Accompanist will also be given first right of refusal to play at weddings and funerals at Crozet UMC.Interested? A complete job description with associated requirements is available at http://tinyurl.com/y23rzsx3. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to jobs@crozetunitedmethodist.org. Inquiries may also be directed to Ellie Mosby at 571-228-6765. The position will begin no later than 15 June 2019. (Posted on 4/8/19)

Office Administrator (Full-Time)
Thalia UMC, a mid-sized United Methodist Church in Virginia Beach, VA, has an opening for a full-time Office Administrator.  Duties include: providing administrative support for pastor, staff, and volunteers; responding to calls and emails; welcoming guests; preparing weekly bulletins and monthly newsletters; maintaining records, the online church calendar, and building use schedule; and maintaining office equipment and supplies. Persons with administrative or office management experience, including knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office software (including Publisher) and other digital communication tools (i.e. email, web sites, social media), are encouraged to apply. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential along with the ability to organize and coordinate activities involving both staff and volunteers. The hours are normally 8:30 am to 4 pm, M-F (32 hours). Some responsibilities may occasionally require evening or weekend hours. To apply send an email expressing interest in the position along with a resume and names of at least two references to pastor@thaliaumc.org by 4/19/19. (Posted on 4/4/19)

Director of Children and Youth Ministries
Old Bridge Church (OBUMC), Woodbridge, Va., is seeking a Director of Children and Youth Ministries (C&Y Director) whose mission it will be to develop and encourage the social and spiritual growth of children and youth (0-18 yrs.) by providing guidance and opportunities to explore their beliefs in Godly relationship and in Christian Community. The C&Y Director will be responsible for the overall vision, management, and growth of Children and Youth programs and ministries through a working partnership with Young Adult, Family, Adult and Aging Adult ministry leaders toward the creation, development, execution, and progressive update of a unified Christian Discipleship model (cradle-to-grave) specific to the OBUMC environment and surrounding communities. The C&Y Director will be responsible for recruiting, training, and supervising Children and Youth Ministry volunteers to ensure healthy partnerships with students, parents, and ministry leaders to maintain a safe and nurturing environment for spiritual education, community, fellowship, fun, and excitement. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applicants should send resume and cover letter to jobs@oldbridgechurch.org (Posted on 4/3/19) 

Youth Director
St. Stephen UMC, a 1,200-member United Methodist church in suburban south Charlotte, NC, seeks full-time Youth Director for middle school and high school youth ministries. This is a full-time, exempt position reporting directly to the Senior Pastor and administratively to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee. With approximately 60 active youth, we have a long history of a very strong youth ministry program with active, committed adult volunteers, as well as modern, dedicated facilities for our youth program including classrooms, kitchen café and a large youth ministry center. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applicants may send their resume to Christy Stephens at christystephens@juno.com (Posted on 4/2/19)

Director of Youth & Missions
Grace, a United Methodist congregation, is an active, Christ-centered church in the Vestavia Hills area of Birmingham, Alabama. We are a medium-sized, progressive church serving people from all over the greater Birmingham area. The Director of Youth & Missions (DYM) will join our ministry teams to further develop and implement a robust discipleship program for students in 6th grade through 12th grade. The purpose of this role is to encourage youth to cultivate a personal relationship with Christ and to understand the role of community in living out their faith journey. The DYM will work with youth to enhance their understanding of the communal nature of faith, inspire students to recognize the importance of studying Scripture, and to convey what it means to be a Christ-like servant. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf).  Applicants may apply via: https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Grace,-A-United-Methodist-Congregation/jobs/Director-Youth-Mission-4a7a86e449c21b90?q=director+of+youth+26+missions&vjs=3 Please direct questions regarding this role to gracebhmjobs@gmail.com. No phones calls please. (Posted on 4/2/19)

Facilities Manager
Sterling United Methodist Church, Arlington District, is seeking a part-time Facilities Manager. Flexible ten hour per week schedule performing maintenance, minor plumbing, carpentry, HVAC service, grounds maintenance; and working with contractors for more technical repairs. For a complete job description visit Sterling's website at https://sterlingumc.org/about-us/job-openings/ Resumes may be submitted to Jim Gallihugh at bslnrking@aol.com Questions? Contact Joan Talbert, Chair, Staff Parish Relations Committee, at 703-282-1153. (Posted on 4/2/19)

Accompanist/Pianist/Organist 
Church of the Good Shepherd UMC, in Vienna, VA is seeking a part-time keyboard (organ too, if possible) accompanist to join our music ministry. Specific duties include working with the Director of Music to accompany the chancel choir during Wednesday evening rehearsal, one Sunday worship service (10:15 AM), and other expected services during the Christmas and Easter seasons. Applicants can respond to our Director of Music, Andrew Kerper: akerper18@gmail.com (Posted on 4/1/19)

Communications Specialist 
Burke United Methodist Church is seeking a communications specialist. Primary responsibilities include supporting each ministry area with appropriate publicity, advertising and promotion within the congregation and community to include web site, social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.), brochures, postcards, signs and banners and creating and maintaining the bulletin and media for worship. For a full job description, please visit the BUMC web site (https://www.burkeumc.org/job-openings). Resumes and optional cover letter can be sent to bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/29/19)  

Director of Youth, Young Adult, and Community Engagement Ministries
Bon Air UMC, North Chesterfield, seeks a FULL-TIME "Director of Youth, Young Adult, and Community Engagement Ministries." The ideal candidate would have a proven track record in youth and young adult ministries, along with the ability and desire to connect all ages to the mission and community outreach of Bon Air United Methodist Church. A complete job description is available at http://www.bonairumc.org/job-openings. Email or mail letter of introduction and resume to Search Committee, c/o Burt Brooks at bbrooks@bonairumc.org or Bon Air UMC, 1645 Buford Rd, North Chesterfield, VA 23235. (Posted on 3/26/19) 

Director of Youth Ministries (Full Time)
Reveille United Methodist Church, a large congregation in Richmond, Virginia, has an immediate opening for a full-time Director of Youth Ministries to lead, manage, and nurture the programs that support the spiritual growth of our youth in grades 6-12. If you are youth ministry leader who has an authentic trust in God, a strong background in scripture and United Methodist theology, and a desire to build disciples of Jesus Christ through teaching, worship, fellowship, and mission, we would like to learn more about you. For more information including a complete job description, visit www.reveilleumc.org/jobs. To apply, submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Director of Administration Terri Edwards, admindirector@reveilleumc.org. The deadline to apply is April 22, 2019. Reveille UMC is located at 4200 Cary Street Road, Richmond. (Posted on 3/25/19)

Bookkeeper
Burke United Methodist Church, Alexandria District, is seeking a part time bookkeeper. Primary responsibilities include maintaining church financial accounts and records, preparing reports and supporting annual audits. For a full job description, please visit the BUMC web site (burkeumc.org). Resumes and optional cover letter can be sent to bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/25/19)

Office Manager
Burke United Methodist Church, Alexandria District, is seeking an office manager. Primary responsibilities include overseeing the daily operation of the church office, including serving as the first point of contact during office hours, managing payroll and maintaining the church calendar. For a full job description, please visit the BUMC web site (burkeumc.org). Resumes and optional cover letter can be sent to bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/25/19)

Minister of Youth and Worship
River Road United Methodist Church in Henrico, Virginia seeks a full-time Minister of Youth and Worship to oversee the youth ministry and contemporary music program. The Minister of Youth and Worship supports RRUMC missional objectives by inviting middle and high school age students into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and nurturing them in their discipleship and service to others. The Minister of Youth and Worship also establishes, administers, and directs the Contemporary Service’s music and worship leadership so that it maximizes participation, and encourages individuals to grow closer in their relationship to Jesus Christ. Responsibilities include initiating and organizing a wide-ranging student ministry program for middle and high school age youth. This includes organizing a variety of small groups, service opportunities, and mission trips. The ability to relate well with students and parents, strong communication and organizational skills, and a passion to grow youth in discipleship are all required. The Minister of Youth and Worship will also design and organize a music ministry for the 9:30 contemporary worship service and provide leadership to the praise band and AV ministries. Playing a musical instrument, worship leadership skills, strong vocals, and worship music collaboration with the Lead Pastor are all required. Applicants must have a Bachelors Degree and some experience in both student ministry and worship leadership. Applicants should send a cover letter and resume by email to River Road United Methodist Church (8800 River Road, Richmond, VA. 23229), attention Pastor Darcey Johnson, at darcey@riverroadumc.org (Posted on 3/25/19)

Accompanist 
Accompanist needed: St. Mark's UMC (Roanoke District) is a growing church in need of an enthusiastic musician to accompany our 8:30 worship service, and our Adult Choir at 11:00 worship. This is a part time position, but does require attendance at choir rehearsal during the week. For questions or to submit an application, please contact Rev. Justin White, justinwhite@vaumc.org or call the church office at 540-992-3030 (Posted on 3/25/19)

Director of Next Generation and Outreach Ministries
Sudley United Methodist Church in Manassas, Virginia is seeking a full-time Director of Next Generation and Outreach Ministries. This leader would oversee the discipleship of middle school, high school, and college-aged persons along with coordinating all outreach connections for the church. Primary responsibilities for the position include:be the primary minister, advocate, and ambassador for the middle school and high school youth and college-aged young adults; work with an established volunteer team to continue to create engaging opportunities where the next generation encounter mission, worship, learning, and fellowship. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Qualified candidates should send their resume along with a cover letter to renee.wilson@ministryarchitects.com. (Posted on 3/25/19)

Administrative Assistant/Communications 
Administrative Assistant/Communications part-time position (12-15 hours weekly) available at Zion UMC, in the Zion Crossroads/I64 area (Charlottesville District). Main responsibilities include receptionist duties; weekly worship bulletin; maintaining church calendar. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Publisher, website calendar and email communications. Monday through Thursday 9AM-12PM. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Send resume and note of interest to jdivine96@yahoo.com (Posted on 3/22/19)

Director of Music/Organist
Christ United Methodist Church, Richmond, is seeking a part-time Director of Music. We are seeking a musician with excellent organ and piano skills and experience with leading an adult choir. Duties include: Provide organ and/or piano accompaniment for the congregation and choir during Sunday morning traditional worship. Musical offerings on Sunday may include hymns, anthems, special music, solos, prelude, offertory, postlude, recessional, response, communion music. Work with the pastor to choose music for worship. Be available to work with the Worship Team regarding the role of music in the ministry of the church. Schedule and lead weekly choir rehearsals. Tasks associated with the part-time Director of Music position are expected to require 6 to 8 hours per week, to include selecting music, providing music and choir direction for the Traditional Worship, Choir Rehearsal and personal practice time. Salary is competitive within the Richmond Area. Send Cover letter, Resume, and three references (two must be work or skill related, i.e., music positions held or teacher/professor references): to Christ United Methodist Church - Attn: Larry Harris, 6818 W. Grace Street, Richmond VA 23226 or email same to Larry.Harris@dom.com. (Posted on 3/22/19)

Director of Mission First
Mission First is the missional campus of Woodmont UMC in Reidsville, NC. Formerly home to First UMC, this campus is now being re-developed as a missional hub to embody spiritual, relational, educational, health, and other growth needs of the community. The Director of Mission First is a full-time position to develop relationships with individuals, families, ministries, agencies, non-profits, schools, and government entities. We seek an individual with experience in community development/community organizing from a faith-based perspective. Knowledge of Methodist/Wesleyan theology is a must; a certification or degree in a ministry-related field is preferred; both laity and clergy will be considered. Qualities and abilities for a Director of Mission First include: •Deep faith in Christ that drives one's life and ministry; •United Methodist background/systems understanding preferred; •Experience with multi-racial, multi-cultural ministry; •Community organizing experience or training; •A teachable spirit; •Entrepreneur mindset; •Not afraid of failure; •Working well with a variety of teams; •Able to listen well in the community; •Great one-on-one skills that build trust; •Able to connect with our Missional Network & other churches/organizations; •Seeking to address structural issues of the community; •Residing in the community is preferred; •Open to an intentional living-style ministry model ; •Pastoral heart and ability to help lead worship, visit hospitals and homebound, work with committees. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send inquiries and resumes to Rev. Jonathan Brake: jbrake@wnccumc.net (Posted on 3/21/19)

Director of Youth and Family Ministry (Part-time) 
Galilee United Methodist Church, Sterling, is hiring a part-time Director of Youth and Family Ministry to enrich and grow our outreach and foster our ministry to families and youth. Galilee is a mid-sized church with a contemporary facility that serves many community needs, in the fastest growing, most economically dynamic county in the region. Full details of the position are available via this link: www.galileeumc.org/staff To apply for this position, send your resume, an employment application (found with full position description), and letter of interest to: sprc@galileeumc.org. The start date is negotiable but will be during Summer 2019. The application deadline is April 18, 2019. (Posted on 3/21/19) 

Music Director
St. George’s United Methodist Church of Fairfax, VA, is seeking a dedicated Christian to oversee all aspects of our church music program and grow our energetic music ministry. Duties include selection, direction, and preparation of music for the Adult Chancel Choir and the Hand Bell Choir. This position provides oversight and administration of both choirs, and additional choirs as future circumstances and ministry needs may warrant.  Past experience directing vocal groups is required. Piano skills are required. The candidate must be available for Sunday and Thursday evening rehearsals, one Sunday morning service each week, along with other scheduled worship services, and staff and committee meetings throughout the year. This is a part-time, salaried position and will require approximately 12-15 hrs/wk.  Additional time may be required during special church seasons and events. Ability to obtain ChildSafe clearance will be required.  Please send your resume, a variety of service and performance samples (videos preferred), together with salary expectations and professional references to jobs@stgumc.org by March 22, 2019. (Posted on 3/20/19)

Administrative Assistant (Part-Time)
Good Shepherd, a mid-sized United Methodist Church in Dale City, VA, has an opening for a part-time administrative assistant.  Duties include: providing administrative support for pastors, staff, and volunteer church officers; answering/returning calls/emails and receiving visitors; preparing/editing weekly bulletins and monthly newsletters; maintaining church calendar, records, and building use schedule; maintaining office equipment/supplies. Individuals with administrative or office management experience, including knowledge and experience with office computer software, digital communication tools (e.g. email, web sites, social media) are encouraged to apply. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential along with the ability to organize and coordinate activities involving both staff and volunteers. The hours are normally 9 am to 2 pm, M-F (25 hours). Some responsibilities may occasionally require evening or weekend hours which would be compensated with time off during the week. To apply send an email expressing interest in the position along with a resume and names of at least two references to sprc.gsumc@gmail.com. Click here for a full description of the position. (Posted on 3/19/19)

Church Accompanist
Jolliff United Methodist Church in Chesapeake, VA is an active and vibrant mid-size church seeking a part time accompanist for its 11 a.m. traditional worship service. In addition to Sunday duties, the accompanist would play for choir rehearsals on Wednesday evenings at 7: 15 p.m., as well as be available for special services as needed. The accompanist will utilize a church keyboard that has both piano and organ settings. Salary will be based on experience and ability. To apply, please mail resumes and references to 1900 Jolliff Road, Chesapeake, VA 23321 Attn. Annette Kelley SPRC Chair or email secretary@jolliffumc.org. (Posted on 3/19/19)
 
Director of Youth Ministries
Jolliff United Methodist Church in Chesapeake, VA is seeking a part time Youth Director to grow and develop its current youth program for grades 6 - 12. We are seeking a dedicated follower of Jesus Christ with a passion for discipleship and creative learning. The ideal applicant will have a deep knowledge of Scripture and the ability to communicate scriptural truth and practical application to our youth, as well as serve as a spiritual mentor and relatable presence for youth on their faith journeys. Commitments include, but are not limited to: planning and leading the weekly Youth gathering from 12: 30 – 2: 30 pm on Sunday, regular attendance at Sunday worship, developing and implementing a youth Bible Study program, chaperoning lock-ins, outings and other periodic events, planning an annual “Youth Week,” and leading an annual Youth Mission Trip. Compensation will be based upon experience and qualifications. To apply, please mail resumes and references to 1900 Jolliff Road, Chesapeake, VA 23321 Attn. Annette Kelley SPRC Chair or email secretary@jolliffumc.org. (Posted on 3/19/19)

Pianist
Benn’s UMC, Smithfield, is seeking a part-time Pianist to join our music staff in our God-centered, friendly congregation. The Pianist serves as one of two primary keyboard musicians. Our church home has two baby grand pianos. The successful candidate will accompany all Chancel Choir rehearsals as well as rehearsals for our Praise Band Crossroads (contemporary) Service, and two (2) Sunday morning services (Crossroads in the Family Life Center at 9am and Traditional in our Sanctuary at 11am). Additional support is expected for occasional services (Cantatas, Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, etc.). Contractual arrangements for wedding services and rehearsals and funerals are understood to be over and beyond the scope of expected responsibilities and, for this reason, to be entered into at the Pianist’s discretion. This is a part-time, salaried position with limited benefits. Compensation will be determined based on experience and qualifications. Our benefits package includes paid vacation, and some continuing education support. To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and three references to Dr. Peter Carlson, Chair - Staff/Pastor Parish Relations Committee, e-mail bennsumc@yahoo.com (Posted on 3/18/19)

Director of Traditional Music and Worship Arts (Part time)
Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church, located in Midlothian, Virginia, is seeking a part-time Director of Traditional Music and Worship Arts. The Director works closely with the Lead Pastor to provide a unified and positive worship experience to the congregation. The Director is responsible for directing and coordinating the adults’ traditional music programs and serves the church as a professional staff person and an integral part of the church's worship design, planning, and implementation team. The Director, working with the Lead Pastor, is the primary liaison with altar guild and Scripture readers--including training, coordination, and providing supplies--for both traditional worship experiences. The Director is a sincere follower of Jesus Christ and has a heart for worship. The Director collaborates and works as a team player with other church staff members to facilitate the overall work of the church in its mission to bring Christ to the world. Membership in the United Methodist Church is preferred but not required. It is expected that the Director will be supportive of and function in accordance with the policies of Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@mtpisgahva.org (Posted on 3/14/19)

Director of Children’s Ministries (Part-time) 
Discovery United Methodist Church is growing and in need of team members to help us resource our vision of helping people experience new beginnings and new life through worship, relationships, and community.  The church is celebrating 35 years of ministry in the West End and Short Pump area of Richmond.  Discovery is hiring a part-time Director of Children’s Ministries.   Full details of the position are available via this link:   http://discoverymethodist.org/jobs/  To apply for this position, send your resume and letter of interest to: dumcsprc@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/7/19)

Youth Minister
Good News UMC is a fast growing United Methodist church located in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. According to a recent US Census Bureau report Walton County is the 6th fastest growing county in the nation. Our church is experiencing a great season of growth and we are looking forward to transitioning our youth ministry position from part time to full time. This position will oversee 5th-12th grade. Last year we launched a new 5th and 6th grade Ministry that is thriving. We are looking for someone who is ready to be a part of our community and help build this program to last long into the future. Interested applicants can apply by emailing Rev. Brad Goode, studentministry@goodnewsumc.net. If after receiving your application and we are interested in discussing further we will reach out to you to schedule an initial phone interview. Cover letter, resume and references are greatly appreciated. (Posted on 3/7/19)

Director of Children and Youth Ministry (Full-time) 
Franconia United Methodist Church (FUMC) is a multi-generational, Christ-centered community called to reach out to the young adults and families in the Franconia/Kingstowne area.  We welcome all and together respond to the challenges of daily life through worship, study, and fellowship.  As led by the Holy Spirit, through dynamic and innovative ministries, we will make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. FUMC has an open position for a full-time Director of Children and Youth Ministry.  Full details of the position are available via this link:   https://www.franconiaumc.org/jobs/  To apply for this position, please send your Resume, Letter of Interest including Salary Expectations, Statement of Personal Faith to: Jobs@FranconiaUMC.org (Posted on 3/6/19)

Praise and Worship Leader (Part-time)
Franconia United Methodist Church (FUMC) is a multi-generational, Christ-centered community called to reach out to the young adults and families in the Franconia/Kingstowne area.  We welcome all and together respond to the challenges of daily life through worship, study, and fellowship.  As led by the Holy Spirit, through dynamic and innovative ministries, we will make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. FUMC has an open position for a part-time Praise and Worship Leader.  Full details of the position are available via this link:   https://www.franconiaumc.org/jobs/  To apply for this position, please send your Resume, Letter of Interest including Salary Expectations, Statement of Personal Faith to: Jobs@FranconiaUMC.org (Posted on 3/6/19)

AV Technician
Wellspring United Methodist Church, in Williamsburg, VA, is seeking a dynamic and engaged individual to join our staff as an AV Technician. This professional, part-time (9 hours per week) position will provide technical expertise and team leadership for the church’s sound, media, and video related to the Worship Ministry. The environment is one of fun, creativity, and teamwork with a passion for excellence in serving and worshiping God. The position reports to the Director of Worship Arts. Ideal candidates must possess strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Publisher, & PowerPoint). Proficient in MAC operating systems and have broad experience working with a variety of audio, video, and media. Click here for a detailed job description (PDF). Interested candidates should submit resumes to WellspringUMC.SPRC@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/5/19)

Director of Worship Arts
Wellspring United Methodist Church in Williamsburg, VA, is seeking a passionate and dynamic individual to fulfill its Director of Worship Arts position. This professional, part-time (20 hours/week) position will provide worship arts expertise and team leadership for the church’s Worship Arts Ministry. The environment is one of fun, creativity, and teamwork with a passion for excellence in serving and worshiping God. The position reports to the Pastor. Ideal candidates must have a College degree or equivalent professional music performance experience and two to three years’ experience in directing, coordinating, and coaching worship arts groups. Click here for a detailed job description (PDF). Interested candidates should submit resumes to WellspringUMC.SPRC@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/5/19)

Childcare Workers
Reveille UMC, Richmond, currently has openings for part-time childcare workers. These positions are typically 10-12 hours per week. During the school year, hours are available on Sunday mornings and evenings, Tuesday and Thursday mornings, and Wednesday evenings, with other weekday morning hours occasionally available. During the summer, hours are available Sunday mornings with some weekday hours (schedule varies). Must be available to work holidays, and, of course, must love working with children. A background check is required. Those interested should contact Director of Children's Ministries Tammy Tipton-Nay, children@reveilleumc.org. (Posted on 3/4/19)

Food Pantry Assistant Coordinator
St. Thomas UMC, Manassas, is seeking a Food Pantry Assistant Coordinator who plays a vital part in helping the church accomplish its overall vision to become a community of Christ-followers by ensuring that the broader community beyond its walls has its basic food needs met and giving members and non-members alike the opportunity to build community by being the hands and feet of Christ when volunteering at the Food Pantry. This staff position works closely with the Food Pantry Director and volunteers to accomplish this vision and must value working collaboratively as a team player. Ideal candidate must be outgoing, problem solver, have good communication and strong interpersonal skills; being bi-lingual in Spanish is a plus but not required. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Resumes can be sent to Samantha Bouquet, samantha.bouquet@stthomasumc.org (Posted on 2/28/19)

Director of Music Ministry
Mt. Olivet UMC, Lovettsville, is seeking a Director of Music Ministry to direct and play for scheduled worship services and other events in support of the music ministry of the church. The position is responsible for music as appropriate for one blended Sunday Worship Service (traditional and contemporary music). The Director will provide musical direction which includes selecting music, directing one Contemporary Worship Team rehearsal a week and direct the music at special services to include, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Christmas Eve. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send resume to secretary@mtolivetumc.org. For additional information: 540-822-9117. (Posted on 2/28/19)

Administrative Assistant
Central UMC, 1211 Porter Street, long time church in an urban growing area of Richmond, is looking for an administrative assistant, 16 hours a week, Monday-Thursday; please spread the word. Looking to begin end of March. Call the Rev. Amy Johnson if you are interested at 757-717-8719. (Posted on 2/28/19)

Children's Ministry Leader
Regester Chapel United Methodist Church, Stafford, Va. is seeking applications for a part-time Children's Ministry Leader. It is our desire at Regester Chapel UMC to develop and grow ministry programs that partner with parents in order to raise up children that know Jesus as both savior and friend. The Regester Chapel Children's leader is responsible for the organization, development and execution of childhood education programs at Regester Chapel. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Contact Regester Chapel United Methodist Church, 85 Bells Hill Rd, PO Box 697, Stafford, VA 22554; Phone: 540-659-2642; Email: regesterchapel@juno.com, Attn: Chair, Staff Parish Relations Committee (Posted on 2/28/19)

Music Accompanist
Regester Chapel United Methodist Church, Stafford, Va., is seeking applications for a Music Accompanist. The Music Accompanist shall be qualified to play both the organ and piano for worship. The Music Accompanist shall be skilled in music, including performance and interpretation. This shall include a good knowledge of the function of music in the church service and ability to demonstrate its suitable interpretation. The Music Accompanist should be willing to keep abreast of modern trends in church music and participate in workshops and training events. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Anticipate start date of mid-May, 2019. If interested please submit Resume with references to office@regesterchapel.org attn: SPRC and Director of Music Ministry. (Posted on 2/28/19)

Administrative Assistant
First United Methodist Church in Newport News is seeking a part-time Church Administrative Assistant. The Church Administrative Assistant works independently to ensure the organization and operations of the Church Office are handled properly and in a timely manner; assists the Pastor in ministry to the congregation and community, and facilitates the work of the mission of the Church. Must have experience in general office procedures. Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is needed. The best candidate for this position will possess excellent communication skills. Full job description is posted on our website, www.firstumcnewportnews.com. Please call Barbara Swiatek (757) 596-4029 or Dianne Harwood (757) 288-8230 for more information and job application. Resumes may be sent to Barbara.Swiatek@verizon.net or dianne.harwood4@verizon.net. (Posted on 2/27/19)

Music Director
Wright’s Chapel UMC, Ruther Glen, is looking for a part-time Music Director. Key duties include leading two Sunday morning traditional services and one contemporary service. To recruit, develop and engage members and musicians to be involved in the worship experience. Piano (Keyboard) and Singing skills are required. Be a skilled musician with experience leading traditional and contemporary worship. Starting salary at $20,000 and negotiated based on experience and skill level. Email resume to Charles Tillapaugh at charles@wrightschapel.org. For full job description go here: http://www.wrightschapel.org/?page_id=3036 (Posted on 2/25/19)

Manager of Fund Development and Outreach Communications
Rising Hope United Methodist Mission Church, Alexandria (www.risinghopeumc.org) seeks an experienced manager for two related areas: fund development and outreach communications. The manager will develop and implement strategies that reflect the goals and priorities of the church in order to increase donations from individuals, organizations, and foundations in order to support the church’s overall work. The manager will also design and produce external communications, such as newsletters, social media postings, and press releases, as required to support the church’s missions. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, please send your resume with a cover letter describing your interest in this position. Send them through email to mward@risinghopeumc.org. NO PHONE CALLS. No agencies or recruiters. (Posted on 2/20/19)

Student Ministries Assistant – Part Time
Timberlake United Methodist Church, Lynchburg, has an immediate opening for a Student Ministries Assistant part-time position (10-12 hours per week), at a salary of $10,000 annually, to support the Associate Pastor in youth ministries and programs. The assistant will aid the Associate Pastor in the discipleship, teaching, and training of our students to be lifelong followers of Jesus Christ and help administer and implement the vision for student ministries and the church. The successful candidate will assist in leading student ministry groups, working with staff, parents, and adult volunteers, and in completing youth administrative duties, including scheduling, communications, and record keeping. The successful candidate will have: • A mature and faithful relationship with Jesus Christ, showing an evident and genuine love for God, and bearing the fruit of the Holy Spirit. • Minimum: High School Diploma (or GED or High School equivalence Certificate). • 3 years plus experience in children’s/youth-related ministries. Interested candidates should submit a resume prior to March 20 to Mr. Tim Blanks, c/o Timberlake United Methodist Church, 21649 Timberlake Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502. (Posted on 2/19/19)

Director of Music and Arts for Traditional Worship
Crozet UMC is seeking applications for the position of Director of Music and Arts for Traditional Worship.  As the Director of Music and Arts for Traditional Worship you’ll develop, implement, and administer the Music and Arts Ministry for traditional worship services at Crozet UMC to ensure that worship continues to grow in scope and excellence in harmony with the church’s vision statement. The Director oversees all aspects of the music and arts program for traditional worship. Interested?  A complete job description with associated requirements is available at https://tinyurl.com/y2d6aydk. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to jobs@crozetunitedmethodist.org.  Inquiries may also be directed to Ellie Mosby at 571-228-6765.  The position will begin no later than 15 June 2019. (Posted on 2/19/19)

Director of Music and Arts for Contemporary Worship
Crozet UMC is seeking applications for the position of Director of Music and Arts for Contemporary Worship.  As the Director of Music and Arts for Contemporary Worship you’ll develop, implement, and administer the Music and Arts Ministry for contemporary worship services at Crozet UMC to ensure that worship continues to grow in scope and excellence in harmony with the church’s vision statement. The Director oversees all aspects of the music and arts program for contemporary worship. Interested?  A complete job description with associated requirements is available at https://tinyurl.com/y4ndqv5r. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to jobs@crozetunitedmethodist.org.  Inquiries may also be directed to Ellie Mosby at 571-228-6765.  The position will begin no later than 15 June 2019. (Posted on 2/19/19)

Kingswood Christian Preschool Director
Crozet UMC is seeking applications for the position of Kingswood Christian Preschool (KCP) Director.  As the Director KCP, you’ll be responsible for maintaining the daily administration and operation of the preschool. Interested?  A complete job description with associated requirements is available at https://tinyurl.com/y3pyeayb. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to jobs@crozetunitedmethodist.org.  Inquiries may also be directed to Ellie Mosby at 571-228-6765.  The position will begin in May 2019. (Posted on 2/19/19)

Nursery Manager
Crozet UMC is seeking applications for the position of Nursery Manager. As the Nursery Manager you’ll oversee all aspects of the Nursery Care program, including scheduling and supervision of paid and volunteer nursery workers, compliance with all established standards and guidelines for the church’s nursery program, and working regularly in the nursery. Interested?  A complete job description with associated requirements is available at https://tinyurl.com/y7x7x8y4. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to jobs@crozetunitedmethodist.org.  Inquiries may also be directed to Ellie Mosby at 571-228-6765. The position remains open until filled. (Posted on 2/19/19)

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Guest Services Coordinator
Alta Mons, the outdoor ministry of the Roanoke District, is seeking to hire a full time Guest Services Coordinator. Please see the job description below and contact Ronda Wimmer, Executive Director, with any questions or to submit a resume. Contact Info: 540-268-2409; office@altamons.org. Physical Location: 2842 Crockett Springs Rd, Shawsville, VA 24162. Come work with a team that cares. Work in a team-oriented, summer camp, retreat-guest environment to deliver hospitality to all guests. Experience preferred but not required. Must demonstrate a positive attitude and be dependable.
Guest Services Coordinator - Primary Functions:
• Act in accord with Alta Mons' mission and its relationship with the Roanoke District of the United Methodist Church.
• Assist with building strong relationships with guests and communities.
• Manages the staff (part time or volunteer) working in Guest Services,
• General office management - Handling or delegating day to day tasks as they arise.
• Meal Services - Manages the staff (part time or volunteer) working in Meal Services
Skills/Experience:
• A positive commitment to the Christian faith.
• Passion, enthusiasm, flexibility, common sense, and commitment to Alta Mons' mission.
• Demonstrate ability to exercise initiative and self-motivation.
• Strong verbal and written communications skills
• Demonstrate computer skills and working knowledge of office software such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and QuickBooks.
• Never convicted of a felony.
• Clean driving record. 
(Posted on 4/18/19)

Part-Time Teller/Member Services Associate
The United Methodist Credit Union is currently seeking a Part-Time Teller/Member Services Associate at its office at the Virginia United Methodist Conference Center (10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen). We expect this position to average 30 hours per week, with occasional full days of work (8:30 – 4:30) when needed. The job includes performing teller transactions, working with our members and staff and performing other duties as assigned. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to acummings@tumcu.org. (Posted on 4/9/19)

Photographers, General Counselors, Clinic and Kitchen Staff
Camp Highroad Christian Adventure Camp near Leesburg, VA, is hiring summer staff! We are hiring photographers, general counselors, clinic and kitchen staff. Training begins around June 5; the summer ends on August 2. We ask for only a three-week commitment and we pay $240/week for first-year staff (bonuses available based on experience and certifications). We are looking for practicing Christians with a hard work ethic, teachable spirit, good interpersonal skills and an enthusiastically positive attitude. If interested, text or call Chrissy at 571-302-2617 or apply online at http://employment.camphighroad.org. (Posted on 4/1/19)

 

 

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