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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
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CONFERENCE POSITIONS

Administrative Coordinator, Center for Clergy Excellence
The Personnel Committee of the Center for Clergy Excellence, a sub-committee of the Board of Ordained Ministry Executive Committee, is pleased to announce that applications will be received through June 1, 2021 for the Administrative Coordinator. This position will provide administrative support to support the mission of the Center for Clergy Excellence located at the United Methodist Center in Glen Allen. This support will include event planning, communication skills, and office management, all rooted in excellent relational skills. This is a part-time, 25 hour per week position. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Rev. Darcey Johnson at darcey@riverroadumc.org by June 1. If you have questions about the position, please contact the Rev. Lindsey Baynham Freeman at the Center for Clergy Excellence at LindseyBFreeman@vaumc.org or (804) 521-1160. (Posted on 5/13/21)

LOCAL CHURCH POSITIONS 

Tech Team Leader
Fishersville UMC, Staunton District, is looking to fill a part-time and flexible position as our Tech Team Leader. This may be the perfect job for any student or retired individual who has experience with the many tech based systems that are used in the somewhat fast-paced environment the church can be. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Any interested candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to be considered via email to office@fishersvilleumc.org. Pay Range: $20-$25/hour. The Technology Lead is a part-time, 6-month temporary contract position that oversees everything that relates to Audio, Video, Lighting & Broadcast at Fishersville UMC. If you have any questions regarding the position, please feel free to reach out to the same email and we’ll be happy to help! (Posted on 5/13/21)

Worship Producer
Aldersgate UMC, Alexandria, is seeking a Worship Producer who supports the communications ministry at the church. As part of the staff team, the Producer will design and create video and media content for in-person and online worship (which may also be used for marketing and promotional purposes) and will be responsible for online streaming of Sunday morning worship. The Producer, assisted by other church leaders, will build a video ministry volunteer team to assist them in designing, creating, and sharing content video content for the church. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, send an email with your resume and a cover letter to staffsearch@aldersgate.net with “PRODUCER” in the subject line. Application deadline is May 31 2021. (Posted on 5/12/21)

Congregational Care Pastor (Part-time)
Beulah United Methodist Church in North Chesterfield, VA is currently seeking a part-time Congregational Care Pastor. The Congregational Care Pastor will provide support to the Senior Pastor, equip the congregational care teams, and assist with any congregational care needs. Responsibilities include: • Equip and support those serving on the congregational care team. This includes a monthly check-in, helping them with resources, and logging their visits. • Keep the congregational care information updated through the Notebird system. • Communicate any congregational care needs and prayer requests to the staff through Slack. • Type up the weekly prayer requests to be included in the weekly email. • Assist with phone calls and visitations in coordination with the Senior Pastor. • This role will report to the Senior Pastor and will work with the staff to keep them informed of congregational care needs. This part-time role is anticipated to be 10-15 hours per week. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, including salary requirements, along with a resume to the SPRC Chair at beulahsprc@gmail.com. (Posted on 5/12/21)

Children’s Ministry Coordinator
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Charlottesville, VA is seeking to bring on a staff person with a personal faith in Christ and a heart for helping children and young families connect with God. The primary responsibilities of this position involve serving as a children’s worship leader on Sunday morning, collaborating with a great team of servant leaders and parents, and providing additional support and coordination for other areas of children’s ministry. This is a part-time position with some flexibility and could be longer term or interim. Experience with teaching or caring for children is required along with technology and communication skills for the 21st-century church. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). For further information or to submit a resumé, contact Rev. Julie Nitzsche at julienitzsche@cvaumc.org (Posted on 5/12/21)

Director of Ministries with Young People (DMYP)
Windsor Hills United Methodist Church in Roanoke, VA is seeking a person with a personal faith in Christ with a deep understanding of United Methodism, who relates well with young people and families. The goal will be to enhance Windsor Hills’ comprehensive program of ministry with young people to foster growth in discipleship, along with personal growth, confidence, and willingness to serve. The DMYP will oversee the entire program, while focusing on either the youth or the children’s component of the day to day ministry. Experience in children’s and/or youth ministry is required, along with technology and communication skills for the 21st century church. This will be up to a full-time position. For further information or to submit a resumé, contact the Rev. Doug Paysour at DougPaysour@vaumc.org. (Posted on 5/11/21)

Preschool Director
The Herndon UMC Preschool, widely respected as one of the best preschool programs in the DC Metro area, is looking for a great individual to join our team and serve as Preschool Director. The right candidate for this position will love kids and families, have extensive experience and education relevant to leading a preschool with excellence, and be someone who values being a part of a collaborative team that shapes and forms children, families, and staff to be amazing contributors in whatever community they are a part of. For more information or to submit a resumé and cover letter, please email Pat Seevers, Herndon UMC Preschool Committee Chair: seeverspat@gmail.com. (Posted on 5/11/21)

Pastoral Assistant
Fairlington United Methodist Church, a Reconciling Congregation located in Alexandria, Va., seeks a pastoral assistant or associate pastor of any denomination to join our mission and help us pursue our vision of welcoming all people to Christ, regardless of race, gender, or sexual orientation. We seek a dynamic individual committed to the mercy and grace that Christ taught. Lay persons with a passion for service are invited to apply. Fairlington is an active congregation, located in the National Capital Region, with a vibrant music program, experienced clergy leadership, and membership of committed community servants. For more information, email Reverend Dr. Janine Howard, janine@fairlingtonumc.org. (Posted on 5/11/21)

Church Nursery Attendant
Smith Memorial UMC, Collinsville, is seeking a qualified, dedicated person to assist in the care of children in our nursery on Sundays and other occasional special days. Applicants should be experienced in the care of small children, comfortable interacting with parents, and capable of maintaining a safe environment within the church, including CPR qualification. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested applicants should send a resume to daniel@smithmemorialumc.com. (Posted on 5/7/21)

Director of Preschool
Great Falls United Methodist Church, Great Falls, VA, is seeking interested applicants for the position of Director of Preschool, Great Falls United Methodist Preschool (GFUMP). The position is for a 30-hour/10-month work week. Candidate will be experienced in the area of Early Childhood Education and Development. GFUMP is a ministry of Great Falls UMC, and has operated as a place for children to learn through play for over 30 years. Click here to see a more detailed job description. Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and reference to GFUMP Board via email to livingstonedore@vaumc.org. (Posted 5/6/21)

Preschool Director
Burke UMC is seeking to hire a 30-hour/week Preschool Director to provide leadership for Burke United Methodist Preschool (BUMP). A ministry of Burke United Methodist Church, BUMP has been a preeminent place for children to learn through play, surrounded by love for more than 30 years. The Director: • Plans and coordinates the daily operation of the preschool program. • Acts as liaison between the preschool committee, the preschool staff, and the preschool families. • Acts as liaison between the preschool and the church and contributing to church staff meetings. • Serves on the preschool committee. • Acts as a liaison with community preschool programs by attending meetings and conferences as deemed appropriate. • Maintains policies and procedures for program operation as a licensed preschool. Additional information can be found by visiting www.BurkeUMC.org. Resumes should be submitted to bumcjobopenings@gmail.com (Posted on 5/4/21)

Director of Preschool
Blacksburg United Methodist Preschool (BUMP), in association with Blacksburg United Methodist Church, is actively seeking a Director to oversee the daily operations and administration of the Preschool. The candidate will be experienced in the field of Early Childhood Education/Development. The Director is responsible for managing and coordinating all operations within the Preschool including, but not limited to, staff oversight and hiring, budgeting, curriculum development, training, marketing, and communication with parents, teachers, Church staff, and Church volunteers. To see a more detailed job description please click here. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to BUMP Board via email to preschool@blacksburgumc.org or mail to BUMP Board, Blacksburg United Methodist Church, PO Box 931, Blacksburg, VA 24063. (Posted on 5/3/21)

Director of Connectional Ministries
Haygood UMC in Virginia Beach is looking for a strong leader to work with staff and volunteers in developing and maintaining an integrated church-wide strategy for communicating the church’s vision, ministries, and programs to the congregation and surrounding community. Applicants must have a vital growing faith, be a self-starter, possess excellent interpersonal skills and have a marketing and/or communications degree with experience in various computer systems, website management and social media. To apply or for further information, please contact Mike LaRock at mikelarock@aol.com. (Posted on 5/3/21)

Administrative Assistant
Smith Memorial United Methodist Church, Collinsville, is seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team. Hours are 9-3 Tuesday-Friday and on the last Monday of each month. Duties include answering phones, maintaining church records, and communicating with the congregation and the pastor as needed. Individuals who apply should be good self-starters, have good communication and administrative skills, and be comfortable with using programs like Microsoft Office, Gmail, and Mailchimp. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Salary is $17,000 per year. Please email daniel@smithmemorialumc.com with a resume and cover letter to apply. (Posted on 5/3/21)

Preschool Director
Harmony United Methodist Church, Hamilton, VA, is actively seeking a Director to oversee the daily operations and administration of the Preschool. The candidate will be experienced in the field of Early Childhood Education/Development. The Director is responsible for managing and coordinating all operations within the Preschool including, but not limited to, staff oversight and hiring, budgeting, curriculum development, training, marketing, and communication with parents, teachers, Church staff, and Church volunteers. For a complete job description, click on HUMC Preschool Director Job Description. A degree in Early Childhood Education is preferred. Background check required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to HUMC Staff Parish via email at harmonychurch380@gmail.com or mail to HUMC Staff Parish, 380 E. Colonial Highway, Hamilton, Virginia, 20158. (Posted on 4/28/21)

Director of Youth Ministries
Lynnhaven UMC, Virginia Beach, is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries to lead volunteers, parents, and students in ministries. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please send a cover letter with resume, salary requirement, and reference to Lynnhaven UMC, 1033 Little Neck Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23452 or email to SPRC@lynnhaven.church (Posted on 4/27/21)

Director of Children and Family Ministries
Gum Spring UMC in Gum Spring, VA is seeking a part-time Director of Children and Family Ministries. This position oversees the ministries and discipleship of children and their families at Gum Spring UMC. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested applicants email resume and references to pastor@gumspringumc.org (Posted on 4/26/21)

Director of Youth Ministries
Shady Grove UMC – Short Pump in Glen Allen, VA, is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministries responsible for the administration, supervision, and leadership of the youth program and will function under the guidelines of the Book of Discipline of the United Methodist Church. In overseeing the youth program, the Director will create an atmosphere that follows the mission of SGUMC to “discover and live the love of God through sharing, serving, and connecting will all peoples.” You may view a complete job description at www.shadygroveumc.net/jobs. To apply, please email resume and references to jobs@shadygroveumc.net. (Posted on 4/26/21)

Church Administrative Assistant
Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Amherst, VA (“church”) seeks an energetic, personable, and reliable individual to assist the congregation and pastor with the basic administrative and communication needs of the church. Above average computer skills are preferred, including experience with Microsoft Office, Publisher, Outlook, and mastery of basic word processing functions. Knowledge of church related software, such as Power Church, will be helpful. Candidates should possess good interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task effectively. This is a part-time position of 12 to 20 hours per week. The workday and work hours are negotiable. The hourly wage will be commensurate with skills and experience. Interested persons may view the full job description on our church website (www.emmanuelumchurch.org), or by contacting Mike Gamble, Emmanuel UMC’s SPPRC Chair at mgamble208@gmail.com, or by calling (434) 941-4034. Resumes may be emailed to Mr. Gamble or mailed to the church as follows: Emmanuel United Methodist Church, ATTN: Staff/Pastor/Parish Relations Committee, c/o Mike Gamble, P.O. Box 451, Amherst, VA 24521. (Posted on 4/23/21)

Director of Student Ministries 
Trinity United Methodist Church, a 3000 member church in Richmond, VA has an opening for a Director of Student Ministries.  This position requires the visioning, designing and implementing of a comprehensive student ministry for students, grades 6-12.  Ministry with our students will include spiritual formation, worship, mission and fun.  Our Student Director must have a passion for young persons and for leading them into the transformative grace of Jesus Christ.  He/she must also have the ability to incorporate our young people fully into the life of the Church and to take their faith into the world.  The successful candidate will have a vibrant and self-evident faith in Jesus Christ, the ability to relate well to both students and their families, and be a team player on the church staff.  Prior experience in Student Ministry is beneficial and a background check is required before hiring.  Salary and benefits will be based on experience and qualifications.  Resume, cover letter and references to studentsearch@trinityumc.net (Posted on 4/22/21)

MicroChurch Director
Thalia United Methodist Church, Virginia Beach, seeks to go about God’s work by creating a strong environment of intimate community and connectedness for those who are unchurched and to whom traditional expressions of church are of no present interest. Following the example of John Wesley and early Methodism, Thalia UMC will initiate and support the development and continuous growth of contextualized class meetings in the form of “microchurches.” Implementation of this plan will require considerable oversight and focus. Thalia UMC is adding a half-time staff position to collaborate with the Pastor in supporting these initiatives. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Email the Senior Pastor at pastor@thaliaumc.org to apply. (Posted on 4/20/21)

Director of Youth Ministries (full time)
Reveille UMC, Richmond, is seeking 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 a youth ministry leader who has a commitment to Jesus Christ and to the church as his body performing God’s work, along with a desire to build disciples through teaching, worship, fellowship, and mission, we would like to hear from you. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to relate to youth and be skilled in leading discussions with young people with emphasis on where God fits into their lives. He or she will be dedicated to developing Christian youth leaders and incorporating youth fully into the life of the congregation. Interested? Visit https://reveilleumc.org/jobs/ for more information including a detailed job description. To apply, submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Director of Administration Terri Edwards, admindirector@reveilleumc.org. (Posted on 4/19/21)

Director of Youth Ministries
Centreville UMC in Centreville, VA is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries. This person will provide dynamic leadership and oversight of the youth ministry, including planning and implementing a program that will encourage youth to become disciples of Jesus Christ and leaders in the congregation. The Director of Youth Ministry will also serve as the Director of Upward League, working with leaders, coaches and parents to offer a sports environment as a way to create opportunities to share the Christian Faith. This is a full time position. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). If interested in this position, please email your resume to Rev. Will Montgomery at willmontgomery@vaumc.org. (Posted on 4/19/21)

Preschool Director
Centreville United Methodist Church is looking for a full-time director for its preschool, Centreville Day School. Applicants are expected to provide a secure, child focused Christian learning environment designed to foster cognitive, spiritual, social, and physical growth. Applicants must meet requirements from Standards for Licensing Child Day Centers of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Click this link for more information (pdf). Resumes and references may be submitted to Rev. Marti Ringenbach at mringenbach@centreville-umc.org (Posted on 4/19/21) CentrevilleDayCare.pdf

Administrative Assistant (Part Time)
Vale UMC, Oakton, VA has an immediate opening for an administrative assistant to work in our church office, flex schedule, 20-25 hours per week.  The administrative assistant reports directly to the Pastor. This position is the welcoming face of Vale and is the central point for communication representing the church in interactions with the community, staff, congregants, other churches and businesses. Essential duties of this position are managing contacts with membership and community; administrative support to church worship and activities; maintaining the church website; and assisting in office and church operations. Qualifications include effective oral and written communication skills; ability to prioritize daily tasks and multi-task effectively; strong customer service skills; proficiency with Microsoft Office products; proficiency with web and social media applications (Signup Genius, web page, Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok, YouTube etc); and demonstrated experience in working in a team setting with minimal supervision. This is an hourly wage position. Compensation commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should send their resume to jobs@valechurch.org or mail to Vale UMC, Attn: Bette Rutherford, SPRC Chair, 11528 Vale Road, Oakton, VA 22124. (Posted on 4/16/21)

Director of Children’s Ministry
Trinity UMC, McLean, is seeking a part-time Director of Children’s Ministry to provide direction and organize our children’s ministry program at Trinity. Specific responsibilities include developing, designing, executing and overseeing weekly Sunday School programming throughout the school year, special annual events, and Trinity’s annual Vacation Bible School offering in August. The Director will work closely with our pastors, staff, and lay leaders involved in children’s ministry at Trinity. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested? To apply, please submit your resume and short cover letter to info@umtrinity.org. We are seeking to fill this role prior to June 2021. (Posted on 4/15/21)

Director of Youth Ministry
Trinity UMC, McLean, is seeking a part-time Director of Youth Ministry to provide direction and organize our youth ministry program at Trinity. Specific responsibilities include developing, designing and leading Trinity’s weekly Youth Group program throughout the year and special annual youth group events. The Director of Youth Ministry will also be responsible for helping Trinity’s Pastors organize and teach confirmation classes, and plan for an annual confirmation banquet. The Director will work closely with our pastors, staff, and lay leaders involved in youth ministry at Trinity. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested? To apply, please submit your resume and short cover letter to info@umtrinity.org. We are seeking to fill this role prior to June 2021. (Posted on 4/15/21)

Finance Clerk
Centenary UMC, Portsmouth, is seeking a Finance Clerk who is responsible for all duties related to the financial information of the church. The Finance Clerk is to maintain all finance records for the church plus payroll for all the church staff. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). For more information or to apply, call the office at (757) 484-5051 or send resume to: Centenary UMC, 3312 Cedar Lane, Portsmouth, VA 23703. (Posted on 4/15/21)

Modern Worship Leader
Culpeper UMC is prayerfully seeking a part-time modern worship leader. This musically gifted person must have the ability to play an instrument, sing, and lead a worship band. All applicants must have prior experience in this role as Culpeper UMC seeks to re-start a modern worship service. For any questions about this position, please contact Kelly Weiss, Executive Director, at kellyweiss@culpeperumc.org. Visit the church website for information regarding the congregation: www.culpeperumc.org. (Posted on 4/15/21)

Youth Director
First United Methodist Church of Marietta, GA, is seeking a full-time Youth Director to create and implement our ministry programs for students in grades 6-12. The Director will develop a plan, grounded in Methodist theology, which brings together the youth, staff, youth families and volunteers. The Mission of Marietta FUMC is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world – and the Youth Director will create curriculum and spaces for students to encounter Christ and respond with their lives. The Director will oversee an already vibrant ministry of Sunday school, Sunday evening worship, Confirmation, Bible studies, retreats, mission projects, fundraising and special events throughout the year. The Director will also support students’ activities at their schools and in the community. This leader must have a contagious spirit for retaining and attracting participants and keep them engaged through activities, the Youth website and social media channels.The Director must exhibit strong teamwork skills both within the program and with the church clergy, staff and congregations. Must also have the ability to plan and manage schedules and budgets. Applicants should have a college or seminary degree and at least 4 years of full-time youth ministry in a large church. Must be dedicated to United Methodist theology, doctrine, and discipleship. To apply, please use the following link: https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=youth&l=Marietta%2C%20GA&advn=8931450814425672&vjk=ef4447a6a98262dc Contact: Emily Holle, Phone: 770-316-9607 (Posted on 4/15/21)

Director of Youth Ministry – Part-Time
Franconia UMC, Alexandria, is seeking a part-time Director of Youth Ministry (“DYM”) to lead the Youth (7th – 12th Grade) and Young Adults (College Students), in our congregation and community. The DYM is responsible for creating, implementing, and maintaining a program of spiritual formation, discipleship, mission outreach and fellowship. The DYM will also be responsible for the recruitment and mentoring of volunteers as instruction and special event coordinators/assistants. The DYM is required to work 15-17 hours per week. The DYM will work cooperatively and collaboratively with, and under the direct supervision of, the Church’s Pastor. A college degree holder with prior experience working with youth/young adults is strongly preferred. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Currently, the DYM will lead a combination of remote/virtual and some in-person meetings due to prevailing COVID-19 related restrictions. This current format is subject to change. Additional information on the role is available here https://www.franconiaumc.org/jobs/job-opening-director-of-youth-ministry/ To apply for this position, please provide a: Resume, Letter of Interest including salary expectations, and, Statement of Personal Faith. You are welcome to provide links to/copies of videos, articles, features, or other additional information that will aid in the evaluation process. All information should be sent to: Jobs@FranconiaUMC.org (Posted on 4/15/21)

Director of Discipleship and Contemporary Worship Leader
Trinity UMC, Waverly, Iowa, is seeking a Director of Discipleship and Contemporary Worship Leader. Our mission is to reach out and gather all age groups to our programs and worship, help them grow in their knowledge of Jesus Christ, and go into the community and world to do His work. The Director of Discipleship/Contemporary Worship Leader will strive to build disciples by developing and implementing a comprehensive, integrated, intergenerational approach to our ministry of introducing, developing, and sending disciples into the world. That program will be built by the successful candidate. Click here for a detailed job description. Please send resume’ with cover letter and worship video to: Rev. Tom Bamard at pasturtom@revbamard.net (Posted on 4/14/21)

Teacher Assistant
Zion Christian Children’s Center, a ministry of Zion United Methodist Church in Troy, VA, is looking for a teacher assistant. The ideal candidate for this position enjoys working with children, understands how they learn and is dedicated to creating a nurturing learning atmosphere for every student. If you are interested in joining our growing team, please send your resume to zionchristiancc@gmail.com (Posted on 4/14/21)

Virginia Certified Kindergarten Teacher
Chester United Methodist Church Preschool in Chester, Virginia (12132 Percival St) is seeking a Virginia Certified teacher for our new 2021-22 Kindergarten class. We value a nurturing, experienced teacher who desires a small class size (up to 12) and working 4 days a week. If this appeals to you, please send your resume to preschool@chesterumc.org or contact Jen Barnes at (804) 748-2275. (Posted on 4/13/21)

Preschool Teachers and Assistant Teachers
Chester United Methodist Church Preschool in Chester, Virginia (12132 Percival St) is currently accepting applications for teacher and assistant teacher positions for the upcoming school year. We are looking for nurturing, team players to join our CUMCPS family. If interested, please send your resume to preschool@chesterumc.org or contact Jen Barnes at (804) 748-2275. (Posted on 4/13/21)

Contemporary Worship Leader
Community United Methodist Church, Virginia Beach, is immediately seeking a modern worship leader/Worship Tech Lead to plan and lead music in the contemporary service and oversee the tech team for both the modern and traditional services. Interested applicants should submit a 5-10 minute video of their work leading worship along with their resume. This is a full-time, salaried position with benefits. Salary to begin at $36,000. We are open to considering a suitable committed part-time candidate at an hourly rate. Interested applicants should submit their resume and video to leadership@cumcvb.org (Posted on 4/12/21)

Worship and Social Media Producer
Aldersgate UMC, Alexandria, is seeking a Worship and Social Media Producer who supports the communications ministry at the church. As part of the staff team, the Worship and Social Media Producer will design and create video and media content for in-person and online worship; video content for marketing and promotional purposes; and web content for publication on the church’s web site and social media accounts. The Producer will assist and handle the technical aspects of the website and oversee the church’s digital fingerprint. The Producer will be expected to build a video ministry volunteer team to help design, create, and share content for the church. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, send an email with your resume and a cover letter to staffsearch@aldersgate.net with “PRODUCER” in the subject line. Application deadline is April 30, 2021. (Posted on 4/9/21)

Praise Worship Leader
St. Mark’s UMC (Roanoke District) is in search of a part-time (10 hours per week) Worship Leader for our contemporary service. Ideal candidates will have a passion for Christ, love of praise music, and desire to lead a team of dedicated volunteers. Guitar or keyboard skills required. To apply or for more information, please contact Pastor Justin White at justinwhite@vaumc.org (Posted on 4//9/21)

Facilities Manager
Reveille UMC, Richmond, is seeking a full-time Facilities Manager. This position oversees management of the church’s buildings and property, ensuring that they provide a clean, safe, and well-maintained environment that enhances the ministries and activities of the church. For a detailed job description, visit www.reveilleumc.org/jobs. To apply, submit resume, cover letter, and three references to admindirector@reveilleumc.org. (Posted on 4/7/21)

Children’s Ministries Coordinator
Floris UMC, Herndon, is seeking a Children’s Ministries Coordinator. The primary purpose of the position is to bring the children at Floris and from the surrounding community into a closer personal relationship with Jesus Christ.This position works under the direction of the Children’s and Family Ministries Director to help develop, communicate, administer and implement school-aged children’s programs and events. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Resumes can be submitted to employment@florisumc.org (Posted on 4/5/21)

Church Administrator
The First United Methodist Church, Charlottesville, is seeking a Church Administrator to be responsible for ensuring the successful day to day operation of the church’s building, office, systems and grounds. In support of the mission of the church, the Church Administrator presents a positive and welcoming face as a church team member and is responsible for effectively communicating both church and congregational needs to the Pastor and pastoral staff, contractors and vendors, volunteers, working collaboratively to prevent and resolve problems. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applicants should send resume and cover letter to the Rev. Gary Heaton at churchoffice@cvillefirstumc.org. (Posted on 3/31/21)

Communications Coordinator
Cave Spring UMC, Roanoke, VA, is seeking a Communications Coordinator to facilitate communication with the congregation and outreach to the community through creating and disseminating graphics, print publications, and digital communications. This part-time role focuses on supporting church communications, planning and designing ministry campaigns, maintaining church web presence, and facilitating online worship. A detailed job description is available at our website: cavespringumc.org/employment. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter (or direct questions) to pastorlauren@cavespringumc.org. (Posted on 3/26/21)

Lead Teacher
Laurel Hill UMC Weekday School, located at 1919 New Market Road, Henrico, VA has an immediate open for Lead Teacher position in the 2-year-old preschool / full day program. Applicant must have experience in the child care and at least 1 year of teaching experience. Duties Include: • Preparing lesson plans for preschool class • Planning activities for full day program • Potty-training skills • Daily communication with parents. • Ability to problem solve with behavior issues that arise. If you are interested in applying, please contact Margo Keeles at (804) 795-2772. (Posted on 3/22/21)

Children’s Church Coordinator
Rocky Mount UMC, Rocky Mount, VA (Danville District) is accepting applications for a Children’s Church Coordinator. This role would include planning Children’s Church and being the lead teacher, along with an adult volunteer. You would be responsible for around 10 children, aged 10 and younger, for 40 minutes each Sunday. PTO is available. Pay is excellent. Must be 18 years and older. Email msdocks@gmail.com for more details. (Posted on 3/18/21)

Custodian
Calvary United Methodist Church in Stuarts Draft, Virginia has a need for custodial care, beginning April 5. The position is approximately 20 hours per week, and a full list of responsibilities is available upon request. Please contact calvarystuartsdraft@gmail.com or (540) 337-2980. (Posted on 3/18/21)

Children’s Ministry Coordinator
Cave Spring UMC, Roanoke, VA, is seeking a Children’s Ministry Coordinator to minister with our children from birth through fifth grade. This part-time role focuses on encouraging faith formation through worship, small group learning, fellowship, missions, and Intergenerational engagement. The Children’s Ministry Coordinator will coordinate staff and laity to shepherd young disciples to grow in faith as part of the larger church community. A detailed job description is available at https://www.cavespringumc.org/employment. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter (or direct questions) to pastorlauren@cavespringumc.org. (Posted on 3/15/21)

Director of Discipleship (Full-Time)
Shady Grove United Methodist Church (Mechanicsville), near Richmond, Virginia, is offering a full-time opportunity to lead a Christ-centered multi-dimensional Discipleship Ministries program. We are seeking a self-starting, Spirit-driven person with a demonstrated ability to envisage, develop, coordinate and lead a comprehensive program of spiritual formation and discipleship, which includes education, missions, and small group ministry across all age groups, with a heavy emphasis on youth and young adult ministry. This person will have demonstrated the ability to work with a team, and will support and supervise part-time staff in the areas of youth and young adult ministries and children’s ministry. The successful candidate will have knowledge of United Methodist polity with a clear understanding of Wesleyan theology and thought. A degree in Christian education or equivalent is required, and advanced study is preferred. Candidate must have a demonstrated ability to plan, organize, recruit, teach, coach and lead lay-leadership. Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office suite software and other job related applications and social media. Organizational skills and the ability to effectively communicate through a broad variety of channels to children, youth and adults is a must. Supervisory experience is preferred. Salary, including benefits, will be commensurate with education and experience. For Job Description go to www.shadygroveumc.org/employment. Send your resume to: Jay Kelchner, Lead Pastor, Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, Virginia, 23111; jaykelchner@vaumc.org (Posted on 3/12/21)

Preschool Teacher
Centenary UMC Preschool, Chase City, seeks a part-time (approximately 20 hours a week) Preschool Teacher to join our staff! Position could evolve into a full-time position for the right candidate! Our ideal candidate must love to supervise, teach, and interact with children from 2 years old – 4 years old. The Preschool Teacher shall also help and supervise students in a before and after school care program for children up to 11-years old. All teaching must utilize a Biblical worldview. PRESCHOOL TEACHER REQUIREMENTS; 1. High school diploma or equivalent required. 2. 1 – 2 years’ experience in preschool or elementary classroom settings is preferred. 3. Familiarity with classroom management skills. 4. Must have good communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Must be able to respond calmly to overwhelming and difficult situations. 6. Must have physical stamina and have a lot of energy. 7. Must submit to a criminal background check upon hire. 8. Must complete CPR and first aid training upon hire. 9. Hourly wage dependent on experience. 10. Position could go full-time depending on the candidates’ qualifications. Please contact Pastor Mike West at (919) 323-0857 to learn more! Interested candidates, please send a resume to mikewest@vaumc.org Centenary Preschool is an equal opportunity employer. Centenary United Methodist Church, 350 North Marshall Street, Chase City, VA. 23924 (Posted on 3/12/21)

Modern Worship Leader
Community United Methodist Church, Virginia Beach, is immediately seeking a modern worship leader to lead music in the contemporary service and oversee the tech team for both the modern and traditional services.  Interested applicants should submit a 5-10 minute video of their work along with their resume.  This is a full-time, salaried position with benefits.  Salary to begin at $36,000.  We are open to considering a suitable committed part-time candidate at an hourly rate.  Interested applicants should submit their resume and video to leadership@cumcvb.org (Posted on 3/11/21)

Director of Music Ministry
Regester Chapel UMC, Stafford, is seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministry to help musicians and the congregation grow as disciples of Jesus Christ through worship and music. The Director of Music Ministry shall be under the general direction of the Staff-Parish Relations Committee (SPRC), in coordination with the Worship Committee Chair, the Director of Children’s Music Ministry, the Contemporary Worship Leader, and the Pastor. Day-to-day supervision will be provided by the Pastor. The Director of Music Ministry shall plan and direct the music of the adult Chancel Choir, the Orchestra, and the Bell Choir. The Director of Music Ministry shall also be responsible for the proper custody and maintenance of church property relating to these Choirs. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). If interested, please send you resume and cover letter to Michelle Heindrichs at Mdheindrichs@gmail.com (Posted on 3/9/21)

Program Director for Day Care and Preschool
Main Street United Methodist Church, Suffolk, is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Program Director for Main Street Day Care and Preschool, fully licensed by the state of Virginia. Main Street Day Care and Preschool has a current enrollment of 100 children, aged infants through preschool. The Center is licensed for 150. The center is open from 6:30 am until 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday, 12 months of the year with a staff of 37. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applicants Must Submit the Following Information: • Resume and cover letter returned to the address listed or email to barbara@mainstumc.org. • References upon request. • Official higher education transcripts. Closing Date is March 22, 2021. (Posted on 3/8/21)

Administrative/Financial Secretary
Foundry UMC, Virginia Beach, is looking for a part-time office/financial secretary (20-25 hours per week, Monday – Friday) to manage all general office and financial duties and responsibilities for the church. General office experience required – secretarial, financial and computer/software based. Church office experience preferred. Effective phone and interpersonal skills necessary. Able to maintain confidentiality of all personal and financial information. General office responsibilities include duties such as: answering phone and taking messages, handling/distributing mail, greeting and directing visitors or repairmen, ordering supplies and study materials as requested. Other duties include preparation (and copy) of weekly worship bulletin, preparation and email distribution of monthly newsletter, committee reports and other general information as needed, maintain and update on-line church calendar, preparation and distribution of certain certificates and annual reports. Financial responsibilities include use of Church Management software system to perform duties such as: weekly update of all offerings and donations, payment of weekly bills/invoices and payroll for employees (with printing of checks for review and signature), process payment of monthly/quarterly payroll taxes as required, prepare and distribute annual W-2 wage statements as required, prepare and mail annual donation statements as needed, run weekly/monthly/annual reports as required. Please submit cover letter with resume and qualifications to foundryumc@foundryumcvb.org. Use the subject: Church Secretary Position. (Posted on 3/8/21)

Office Administrator
Vine Church in Dunn Loring, VA, is seeking a part-time church office administrator. Candidates should be skilled in Microsoft Office, membership databases and be willing to learn how to update church website. Duties include preparing the weekly bulletin, inputting attendance and financial data as well as answering phones, receiving packages and keeping office equipment ready to use. For a full position description see https://thevineva.org/connect/join-the-team/. Resumes may be sent to MelissaDunlap@vaumc.org (Posted on 3/8/21)

Worship Leader
Vine Church in Dunn Loring, VA, is seeking a part-time worship leader. Worship Leader collaborates with the pastors to plan worship services, selects music, leads weekly band rehearsal and Sunday worship. Other responsibilities include working with the tech director to prepare worship graphics and scheduling instrumentalist and vocalist volunteers. For a full position description see https://thevineva.org/connect/join-the-team/. Resumes may be sent to MelissaDunlap@vaumc.org (Posted on 3/8/21)

Coordinator of Discipleship for Children and Youth
Burke UMC, Alexandria District, is seeking a full-time Coordinator of Discipleship for Children and Youth who will provide 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. For a complete description, visit www.burkeumc.org. Interested candidates should send a resume to bumcjobopenings@gmail.com. (Posted on 3/8/21)

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