Job Opportunities

The Virginia Conference posts job opportunities on its website, free of charge, for a maximum of two months for United Methodist local churches or United Methodist-related agencies/institutions. 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.

LOCAL CHURCH POSITIONS 

Associate Minister of Discipleship
Peakland UMC, Lynchburg, is seeking an individual with the heart of a Deacon to fill the position of Associate Minister of Discipleship. This full-time position works in a staff environment within a progressive congregation, is responsible for the discipleship development of all ages of the congregation, and enables the congregation to connect with the community in mission and justice ministries. The successful candidate will be comfortable in the leadership of a youth program and will be working with a salaried part-time youth ministry assistant. A ministry description can be found at www.peaklandumc.org. (Click on, “About us,” > “Jobs.”) Please submit a letter of interest with a resume to Peakland UMC, 4434 Boonsboro Rd., Lynchburg VA, 24503, Attn: Associate Position. The position includes healthcare, retirement, and life insurance and a start date during July 1-31, 2020 is preferred. (Posted on 3/16/20)

Youth Ministry Director
Heritage UMC, Lynchburg, is seeking an energetic and creative Youth Ministry Director to work with HUMC staff and volunteers to organize, plan and lead opportunities for faith development and spiritual life skills for youth (6th- 12th grade). Click here for a detailed job description. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Secretary@humclynchburg.org or Heritage United Methodist Church, Employment, 582 Leesville Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502. (Posted on 3/16/20)

Office Manager
Franconia UMC, Alexandria District, is seeking a part-time Office Manager to perform, organize and coordinate administration and office management duties in a Christian administrative office environment. Skills should include competency in MS Office Suite, Google products and other office machinery, and a willingness to be trained on church and other related database management. The ideal candidate will display a good work ethic with organizational skills and attention to detail, and be able to handle daily tasks and meet firm deadlines. The candidate must have the ability to deal in a positive, compassionate and confidential manner in all interactions with the church's staff, volunteers, congregation and the community. Salary is determined based on experience. The preferred start date for this hire is April 1, 2020. To apply for this position, please send the following to Jobs@FranconiaUMC.org: a. Resume. b. Letter of Interest/Cover Letter including salary expectations for this part-time position. c. Statement of Personal Faith. Full details of the position are available via this link https://www.franconiaumc.org/ofcmanager/ Deadline to apply to this position is March 20, 2020. (Posted on 3/11/20)

Director of Worship and Youth Ministries
Light of Christ UMC, Charlotte, NC, is seeking a Director of Worship and Youth Ministries who must be a humble servant who is committed to Christ, actively pursuing God, Spirit-led, musically gifted, committed to leading and encouraging young people, interpersonally adept, organized, gracious and wise. To lead worship and youth ministries, skill with recruiting, leading, and empowering teams of volunteers is key. Collaboration with Worship Ministry and Youth Ministry volunteers, youth parents, and middle and high school students is necessary to ensure congregational ownership and vital to growing ministries. Expertise with media, video, associated software and copyright laws and guidelines is critical. Click here for a detailed job description and instructions on how to apply by March 31 (pdf). (Posted on 3/6/20)

Director of Youth Ministries
Davidson UMC, Davidson, NC, is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministries. Serving as the spiritual leader and a role model for students in 6th-12th grades, this individual will help develop a comprehensive approach to understanding and experiencing one’s faith that makes sense to adolescents. Additionally, the Director serves as the primary point person for the Wesley College Ministry at Davidson College and all college-aged young adults connected with the church. Joined by a team of supportive stakeholders, the Director is hoped to lead with enthusiasm, consistency, and clear direction.For additional details, please check out the church’s website https://www.davidsonumc.org/jobs/. Qualified candidates should send their resume along with a cover letter to renee.wilson@ministryarchitects.com. (Posted on 3/6/20)

Worship Leader
Bethany UMC, Hampton, is seeking a Worship Leader who will lead and teach our mission through music and, simple yet powerful messages that inspire and encourage Christian discipleship. The Worship Leader will execute these duties by working with the Pastor and Music Director to serve as the Accompanist Worship Leader for a Music and Praise ministry at an early service each Sunday. This leader will collaborate with the pastor to foster regular individual and family worship and spiritual growth. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send resume and cover letter to BethanyUMC.Hampton@gmail.com or mail it to Bethany United Methodist Church, 1509 Todds Lane, Hampton, VA 23666. (Posted on 3/5/20)

Director of Music
Huguenot UMC, Richmond, is seeking a Director of Music. Professional Qualifications and Skills: • A Christian in word and deed. • A strong musical education. • Knowledge of church music and ability to perform and interpret it appropriately. • Proficient in organ, piano, handbells, and choir direction. • Excellent communication skills and ability to relate well to diverse age groups. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send any inquiries to huguenotUMC@gmail.com (Posted on 3/5/20)

Communications Specialist, 30 Hours/Week
Burke United Methodist Church – Burke, VA: The Communications Specialist will create and maintain a consistent and appealing image of the church across all media and offer administrative support to church staff. The Communications Specialist provides appropriate publicity, advertising, and promotion within the congregation and in the community using social media, brochures, banners, post cards, signs, and banners. In addition, they maintain the web site and bulletin. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to  bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/4/20) 

Preschool Director, 25-30 Hours/Week (To Begin June 2020)
Burke United Methodist Church – Burke, VA: The Director of Burke United Methodist Preschool provides leadership of the BUMP ministry by coordinating daily operation, acting as a liaison between the church and the preschool, supervising preschool faculty and staff, maintaining policies and procedures for program operation as a licensed preschool, and offering vision and creativity to the overall program. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to  bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/4/20) 

Coordinator of Discipleship for Children and Youth, Full-Time w/Benefits
Burke United Methodist Church – Burke, VA: The Coordinator of Discipleship for Children and Youth provides mission ownership and execution of all children and youth ministries at Burke UMC (infant-12th grades). They provide vision and leadership while identifying, training, and coordinating volunteers. The Director ensures that children and youth have opportunities to engage in ministries of worship, learn, share, and care. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to  bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/4/20)

Assistant Property Manager
Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Stafford, VA, is seeking a part-time Assistant Property Manager to assist the Property Manager in maintaining the church building and grounds to provide a clean, safe, and welcoming environment that supports Ebenezer’s strategic vision. The selected individual will complete routine tasks on Sunday morning prior to worship, such as, Café set up and breakdown, sidewalks and parking lot clear of debris, vacuuming, windows, trash removal, bathrooms, etc. as needed; ensure facilities are in good working order for worship services; perform basic repairs and maintenance to the various areas of the church building to include, but not limited to, plumbing, carpentry, painting, and lighting. These duties would be predominately completed on weekends and evenings. The individual may be requested to be available to support major church events. The ideal candidate will have at least a high school education, experience in property management or maintenance, knowledge of materials, methods and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures, and knowledge of customer support principles. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Apply via email or pick up an application in the office. Send resume, completed application {click here for pdf} and a cover letter highlighting your interest in serving as the Assistant Property Manager, noting any relevant work experiences. Email to bpriest@ebenezerumc.org and indicate “Assistant Property Manager” in the subject line, or mail to Ebenezer UMC, 161 Embrey Mill Rd. Stafford, VA 22554. (Posted on 3/3/20)

Church Treasurer
First United Methodist Church Fox Hill, 1 Salt Pond Rd, Hampton, VA, is seeking a part-time treasurer. Experience is required. Church office experience is preferred. Work will typically be 20 hours per week. Principle Function: To disburse all funds received into the church treasury in a responsible and organized manner, with funds identified and bills paid when due, so that the ministry of the church can be effective. Duties include disbursing all money contributed to the local church budget, keeping accurate records of how money is spent and balancing bank statements monthly. Experience with Church Windows (Membership, Donations, Accounting, and Payroll modules) is desired. Payroll for staff members will be prepared semi-monthly; while Virginia State report and withholdings, monthly reports and check to IRS for Federal withholding, Social Security and Medicare will be prepared. Work will be according to the guidelines established by the Church Council or through the Committee on Finance. Give monthly all World Service and conference benevolence funds on hand to the conference treasurer. Participate in and report regularly to the committee on Finance, Church Council, and Charge Conference, and will participate in staff meetings. The Treasurer is responsible to the Finance Committee Chair under supervision of the Pastor. Should be friendly and willing to assist church members in times of need. Please respond no later than 20 March, 2020 by emailing resume to working@firstumcfoxhill.org. (Posted on 3/3/20)

Church Administrator
Charity UMC in Virginia Beach, VA (Pungo area) is seeking to hire a part-time (25-30 hrs wk) Church Administrator. This position has responsibility for all day to day office functions as well as scheduling & supervising building maintenance, accounts payable, reporting and budgeting as well as other financial tasks. This person will organize information, manage team logistics, communicate information relating to the church calendar and building usage, and work toward keeping the day-to-day operations at Charity organized and clear. For a detailed job description or to send a resume, please contact the SPRC chair at Paulveber@cox.net. (Posted on 3/2/20)

Discipleship and Family Minister
Trinity United Methodist Church in Poquoson, VA is seeking a part-time (30 hours/week) Discipleship and Family Minister to provide planning, oversight, and support for all activities related to our youth, young adults, and families. This will include but is not limited to, attending Sunday worship services and coordinating our Youth, Young Adult and Young Families Sunday School, holding weekly meetings with both middle and high school youth, organizing family activities and attending a once yearly mission trip, recruiting volunteers, and publicizing all events and activities. This person must be a passionate and dynamic leader with a vital and growing relationship with Christ and have the ability to share God’s love and bring God’s teachings to our youth and families. The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience to include work in Christian education and/or be accredited as a youth/ family minister. Additionally, this person must undergo a background check, submit DMV record, and obtain CPR/First Aid certification within 3 months of hire. Salary commensurate with experience. There is potential for this to become a full-time position based on the growing needs of the discipleship development of our youth/families. Please submit resumes to jobs@trinitypoquoson.org by March 31. (Posted on 2/28/20)

Director of Senior Adult Ministries
Windsor Hills UMC on the Roanoke District is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours per week) Director of Senior Adult Ministries to lead the most vibrant senior’s ministry in the area.  Duties would primarily include monthly programming, visitation, and occasional preaching, along with others as negotiated. For inquiries, please call the Rev. Doug Paysour at 540/312-8858, or to apply send a resume with a cover letter to DougPaysour@vaumc.org. (Posted on 2/27/20)

Director of Church Preschool Academy
West Point UMC, West Point, Va., is seeking a director of its Preschool Academy who is responsible for all aspects of the daily operation of the Preschool including curriculum development, staff hiring and management, marketing, communication, recruitment and enrollment, budget development (in conjunction with the Preschool Board Treasurer), purchasing of supplies and equipment. The Director assumes the responsibility of developing and maintaining a Christian based learning environment for 3- and 4-year-old preschool children within the life and ministry of the West Point United Methodist Church. The Preschool operates three days a week from 9 am to 1 pm daily. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Send a resume and references to wpumcjobs@gmail.com (Posted on 2/21/20)

Preschool Teacher
West Point UMC, West Point, Va., is seeking a director of its Preschool Academy who is recruiting a motivated and effective teacher to instruct 3- and 4-year-old children in a program designed to promote social, physical, intellectual and spiritual growth. The teacher has the responsibility of developing and maintaining a Christian based learning environment for preschool children within the life and ministry of the church. Hours of operation are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays 9 am to 1 pm. The Preschool follows the same school calendar as the West Point Public Schools. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Send a resume and references to wpumcjobs@gmail.com (Posted on 2/21/20)

Director of Children and Youth Ministries
Dulin Church, a multi-generational, multi-ethnic, midsize United Methodist congregation located in Falls Church, Virginia, is seeking a part time (20 hours/week) Director of Children and Youth Ministries. This position will focus on casting the mission and vision of Dulin Church by developing, coordinating and administering education and outreach ministries for children and youth. A full job description can be found at https://dulinchurch.org/job-opportunities. Salary is in the $25,000 range based on education and experience. Please send a resume to pastor@dulinchurch.org. Closing date is March 23, 2020. (Posted on 2/19/20)

Music Director
Laurel Hill UMC, located in eastern Henrico County, is seeking a part-time Music Director. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to the Christian faith as well as an ability to direct and accompany our church choirs. For additional information, interested persons may contact the Staff-Parish Relations Committee, Laurel Hill United Methodist Church, 1919 New Market Road, Richmond, Virginia 23231; or email address laurelhillumc.varina@gmail.com; or telephone 804-795-2772. (Posted on 2/17/20)

Youth Director
Crenshaw UMC in Blackstone, VA is looking for a part-time Youth Director to work with our 5th - 12th graders. We are looking for an individual who has a heart for God, and truly desires to lead young people into personal relationships with Jesus Christ. This position will include time with the youth on Sunday mornings/evenings, as well as regular outside activities, retreats, and mission trips. If you feel led to this calling, please email us at crenshawumc@embarqmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you! (Posted on 2/13/20)

Music Director
Fairview UMC, Danville, is seeking a full-time Music Director to provide spiritual leadership for the music ministries of our church. The director will coordinate all of the music for worship services and special programs, which includes assisting with planning both weekly and special worship services, leading rehearsals, recruiting and working with volunteers in vocal and hand bell choirs, praise team and for leading music and choirs for said worship services.  The position also serves as a support to the Pastor and other staff members for carrying out the vision and mission of the church.   Full job description is available here (pdf). Salary range $30,000-35,000 based upon skill and experience.  Please send cover letter, resume and video example of you leading (rehearsal or worship service) to: fairviewumc@comcast.net. For more information call (434) 792-3391. (Posted on 2/10/20)

Administrative Assistant
Central United Methodist Church in Staunton, Virginia, is seeking a part time (25 - 30 hours per week) Administrative Assistant. Central UMC is a diverse and mission-minded faith community located in the heart of Staunton since 1797. We seek a candidate with: • Outstanding people skills including confidentiality and discretion. • Good communication is essential. • Ability to review, proofread and edit documents. • Computer skills include organization of files, internet navigation, and software programs such as MS Word, Excel, Publisher, Servant Keeper, and One Call Now. • Willingness to quickly learn other automated systems used in a church-related office setting. • Demonstrated work resourcefulness, organization, and initiative. • Familiarity with faith communities and especially the UMC is a plus. Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to Dr. Sybille Jobin (sjobin@assateague.org). Please include your mailing address, day and evening telephone numbers, and an email address. Starting work date is June 1st, 2020. (Posted on 2/6/20)

Powerhouse Preschool Ministry Coordinator 
New Life Church in Midlothian, VA, is a vibrant community of believers, founded in 1997, to help bring families closer to a life with Christ. From its inception, New Life was intended to be at the heart of the community and is compelled to serve the growing residential communities of Chesterfield and Powhatan Counties and beyond. Our passion is to reach and engage those far from God by putting faith into practice through mission and ministry. New Life is seeking a part-time Coordinator for our growing Powerhouse Kids Preschool Ministry. The individual selected for this position will be responsible for the organization of the Powerhouse Preschool Ministry in discipling children ages 3-5 years. Applicants should be engaged in ongoing personal spiritual development and have a general understanding of the Bible and Christian faith. The position requires experience working with children. Additionally, skills in organizing and executing children’s ministries, supervising volunteers is preferred. The individual in this position will work in close coordination with the Family Ministry Director. Infant/child CPR certification, first aid training, and high school diploma required. Position is part-time, hourly. Applicants must pass a background check. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to the New Life Family Ministry Director at ashley.pride@newlifeumc.org. (Posted on 2/6/20)

Director of Children's Ministries
Wesley United Methodist Church, a vibrant congregation located in Vienna, VA, is thrilled to announce that we are seeking a part-time Director of Children's Ministries (Early childhood through 5 grade), who will work cooperatively with the pastor and lay leadership to ensure the children's growth in faith and discipleship, and to strengthen the church's mission and vision throughout the ministry opportunities. Detailed Job Descriptions can be found here (pdf), and contact sprc@wesleyvienna.org with your interest and resume. Please note that the church is also looking for a Youth Director, and that the two positions can be combined to a full-time position as Director of Next Generation Ministries, if a candidate with great passion and gifts is found. (Posted on 2/5/20)

Youth Director
Wesley United Methodist Church is a vibrant congregation located in Vienna, VA, looking for a Christian leader who will inspire, love and relate to the youth in the church and community (6 through 12 grades), in order to help them be empowered and grow in faith and discipleship. Detailed Job Descriptions can be found here (pdf), and contact sprc@wesleyvienna.org with your interest and resume. Please note that the church also looking for a Director of Children's Ministries, and that the two positions can be combined to a full-time position as Director of Next Generation Ministries, if a candidate with great passion and gifts is found. (Posted on 2/5/20)

Youth Ministries Leader
Pender UMC, Fairfax, is seeking a full-time Youth Ministries Leader. The purpose of Youth Ministry is to provide support and encouragement with a non-judgmental ear to listen and heart to guide as a means of awakening and strengthening faith in our youth; to prepare the youth for a lifetime focus on God and living a life that is pleasing to God; to provide practical ways for our youth to live out their commitment to serve God and others joyfully.  Though the Youth Ministries Leader is not expected to be the only teacher or presenter, the Youth Ministries Leader is expected to deliver guidance and oversight to the teaching team. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). For more information contact Verne McKamey at vmckamey@yahoo.com (Posted on 2/5/20)

Organist/Choir Director
Kilmarnock United Methodist Church, Kilmarnock, VA (Rappahannock River District) is seeking an Organist/Choir Director, to share their faith through music to the glory of God. We are looking for a musician with organ and piano skills who also has experience conducting a 15-20 person adult choir. We have two traditional worship services on Sunday morning and Choir Practice on Wednesday evenings. This person would be responsible for planning and selecting choir music. Salary will be based upon skill and experience. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). If interested please send your resume and cover letter to kumc_office@verizon.net or call 804-435-1797. (Posted on 2/5/20)

Communications and Administrative Assistant
Saint Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 9801 Fort King Road, Richmond, VA is seeking a part-time Communications and Administrative Assistant.  The Communications and Administrative Assistant will handle all the administrative tasks and communication for the ministry at SAUMC. Here are some of the responsibilities and characteristics required: - Works well with others in a church setting; - Compiles and prepares weekly E-Newsletter; - Compiles and prepares Website and Facebook posts; - Prepares weekly bulletins and other bulletins as needed; - Maintains Volunteer Schedules and Church Calendar; - Coordinates communication for Committees; - Performs other Administrative Tasks as needed. Hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Salary commensurate with experience. Some of the Computer Software used is: InDesign, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Mailchimp, Google Suite. Please send cover letter and resume to sprc@saumcva.org.  (Posted on 2/4/20)

Kids Ministry Director
Fairfax United Methodist Church in Northern Virginia is accepting resumes for candidates to oversee programing and outreach for kids from early childhood through sixth grade. The Kids Ministry Director is responsible for helping children in the congregation learn about the love of God and grow in faith as Christian disciples. Anyone who loves kids and is interested in working part-time to help us plan programming, support our volunteer teams, and lead this ministry with joy is encouraged to review the job description (pdf) and submit a resume that includes three references to Pastor Pamela Kipps at pkipps@fairfaxumc.org or contact her for more information. (Posted on 2/3/20)

Director of Music
Christ United Methodist Church located at 133 Deep Creek Rd in Newport News, VA, is seeking a part-time Director of Music (approx. 10 hours per week) to direct the music program of this small congregation. The Director of Music needs to be able to play the piano to accompany the choir, at times, in service (10 a.m.) and during rehearsal (Monday evening). The director will lead the adult Chancel Choir, an occasional children’s choir, and hand bells; coordinate music selections with the Pastor, ensuring that they connect well with the type of service, sermon topic, and season of the church year; and work with the organist concerning special music. We welcome a mature Christian with experience in church music, conducting, and working with a volunteer choir that loves to sing for God. Please see the attached job description for additional information (pdf). Interested persons should direct questions or submit a resume to the Staff/Parish Coordinator for our Leadership Board, Kristi Barber, office@christumcnn.org or 133 Deep Creek Road, Newport News, VA 23606 (Posted on 2/3/20)

Director of Youth Ministries
Grace United Methodist Church, Newport News, is hiring a part-time Director of Youth Ministries to increase discipleship and size of a small group of middle and high school students. Candidates should be outgoing, motivated and committed Christ-followers excited about connecting with God and students. The successful candidate will also show the ability to communicate well with both parents and students using the most effective media for each. Equally important is your aptitude for planning and implementing discipleship activities for youth. If hired you’ll be challenged but also fulfilled as God transform young lives through your spiritual leadership and faithfully crafted programming (i.e. youth group gatherings, mission trips, and other activities.) Your ministry context will be flexible and “permission-giving” with guidance from our lead pastor (i.e. your ministry won’t be micromanaged.) Since youth ministry activities are paused during the summer (except a mission trip) your summers will include a bit more freedom. Candidates from a wide variety of fields and education levels will be considered- though a 4-year college degree and prior experience are preferred. Get your application at https://tinyurl.com/jobappgumc Send your completed application and resume to GraceUMCnnJobs@gmail.com. You can also request a job description at GraceUMCnnJobs@gmail.com. (Posted on 1/31/20)

Children’s Ministry Coordinator 
St. Matthew's UMC in Annandale, VA is seeking applicants for a Part-time Children’s Ministry Coordinator (CMC). The CMC will work with the Director of Family Ministries to lead ministry programs for and with children from birth through 6th grade and their families. Responsibilities include Nursery, Children’s Sunday School, Children’s Worship, Vacation Bible School, and seasonal programs for children and their families, including but not limited to the Fall Festival, Family Advent Celebration, and Easter Egg Hunt. Applicants must embrace Christian discipline and United Methodist doctrine and theology. For more information on the position and how to apply, please contact Angela Culbertson, SPRC Chair at culbertsonangela801@gmail.com or call the church office at 703-978-3500. (Posted on 1/31/20)

Administrative Assistant
Gum Spring United Methodist Church (191 Cross County Rd, Gum Spring VA 23065) is seeking a part-time Administrative Assistant. Responsibilities include assisting pastor with administrative duties, general operation of church office, creating worship bulletins/newsletters, creating advertisements/flyers, volunteer scheduling, maintaining church files, managing membership rolls, assisting committees and members. A strong candidate will have gifts of hospitality, welcome, inclusion, flexibility, confidentiality, and faith in Jesus Christ. Strong administrative and organizational skills, including office management, proficiency in Microsoft Office, G Suites (Google), email, social media, verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Hours are 25 hours/week Monday to Friday, 9am to 2pm. Salary commensurate with experience. Paid vacations are available. Position is available immediately. Please see job description for more details (pdf). Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Pastor Dan at: Pastor@gumspringumc.org (Posted on 1/30/20)

Choir Director
Powhatan United Methodist Church, in Powhatan Virginia, is currently seeking a Choir Director to provide leadership and vision to the church’s music ministry. The ideal candidate would possess a strong personal relationship with God, have a love for people, youth and children, and the ability to lead and accompany a choir. Additionally, the candidate should be creative with a love of praise music and respect for traditional hymns. The individual we are seeking: • exemplifies a servant’s heart and teachable spirit; • demonstrates the ability to plan, execute and accompany music programs; • demonstrates the ability to teach music and develop a love of worship in children, youth, and adults; • has the ability to clearly communicate the Gospel through music; • is a self-starter with effectiveness in leadership and administration; • is able to create, manage and track a budget and expenditures. This position is part time and pay is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should email their resume to Cerise Estep at ceriseannestep@gmail.com. Powhatan United Methodist Church is located at 2253 Rosson Road Powhatan, VA 23139 (Posted on 1/30/20)

Administrative Assistant
Bridgewater UMC, Harrisonburg District, is seeking an Administrative Assistant who serves as the assistant to both the Senior Pastor and Associate Pastor in all areas of ministry, acting as the voice and face of the church to all of its public encounters. The Administrative Assistant serves to manage all activities of the church office and to perform administrative duties related to the church’s mission and ministry. Essential functions include church office management, assistance with financial record-keeping, and general clerical and receptionist duties. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please email resume and cover letter to: AdminAsst@bridgewaterumc.com (Posted on 1/29/20)

Organist/Pianist
Trinity United Methodist Church of Smithfield, VA, is seeking a church organist or pianist. The main focus of this job is to serve as a church organist and choir accompanist for the 11 a.m. service. A 4-year degree or higher in music is given preference. Excellent piano playing skills as demonstrated for hiring audition. Once a month the organist will fill in at the 8:30 or 9:30 AM services through the year. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested candidates should please contact the Director of Music at music@mytrinity.org or 757-814-7108. (Posted on 1/27/20)

 

OTHER

Maintenance Coordinator
Camp Alta Mons, Shawsville, is seeking a Maintenance Coordinator. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Maintenance Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that all property, facilities, equipment, and grounds are maintained at a high level of safety, appearance, cleanliness, and functionality that supports our goal of engaging churches, campers, guests and our community in the programs and services we provide. Click here for a detailed job description. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Ronda Wimmer at office@altamons.org. For questions, call Ronda at 540-268-2409. Alta Mons is a Camp and Retreat Center for the Roanoke District of the Virginia Conference. It is located at 2842 Crockett Springs Rd, Shawsville VA 24162. Read more about the camp on their website at www.altamons.org (Posted on 3/13/20)

Program Coordinator
The Leadership Institute on the Richmond Campus of Union Presbyterian Seminary is seeking a Program Coordinator.  The job posting, with job description, can be viewed by clicking on the Employment page of the seminary website. We anticipate that the new person in this position will begin on April 1, 2020. Anyone who is interested in receiving more information or who would like to apply should contact Tinsley Jones, Director of Program Development of the Leadership Institute, at tjones@upsem.edu. (Posted on 3/2/20)

Bookkeeper
The Wesley Community Service Center, Portsmouth, is seeking a part-time bookkeeper (5-10 hours per week). Under the direction of the Executive Director, this position is responsible for performing a variety of bookkeeping and accounting duties including processing payroll twice monthly, financial record keeping and transactions. Current transactions include accounts payable, receivable and general ledger. Maintains an average of 25 accounts and performs billing of summer camp fees. The desired individual will have advanced experience with QuickBooks and experience working in the nonprofit setting. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please email resume and any questions to Renyatta L. Banks, Executive Director, at renyattabanks@gmail.com (Posted on 2/14/20)

 

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