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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 include information on how people should apply. Please e-mail positions to Brenda Capen at [email protected]


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LOCAL CHURCH POSITIONS

Children & Youth Ministry Leader
Huguenot United Methodist Church, Richmond, is seeking a leader for our ministry for children and youth. Qualifications for this part-time position include flexibility, enthusiasm and a willingness to work with multiage groups (K-12th Grade). Knowledge of children’s developmental and spiritual needs is essential as well. For more information, please contact the Rev. James Sprouse: [email protected]; or phone: 804-272-6820 (Posted on 9/28/22)

Music Director
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Richmond, is seeking a Music Director. We are committed to providing welcoming and inviting worship services with a rich musical experience. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: creation and coordination of a quality music program for regular 11:00 am Sunday service in consultation with the pastor. This also includes rehearsing the choir weekly and assisting in children’s Bible school, working with various levels of age and music ability and performing on the organ and piano (prelude, postlude, offertory, anthems, accompaniment, etc.). Other duties include services on Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday and other traditional Christian Holy Days. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and other relevant information to: [email protected] Subject: Attn: Music Director Search (Posted on 9/26/22)

Sound Technician (part time)
Reveille UMC in Richmond is seeking a Sound Technician to oversee all aspects of audio for our weekly 9:30 and 11:00 am Sunday worship services. Experience operating audio equipment is required. This is a part-time, non-exempt position of approximately 4-6 hours per week onsite on Sunday mornings. For a complete job description and to apply, visit www.reveilleumc.org/jobs. (Posted on 9/23/22)

Director of Children’s Ministry
Warrenton United Methodist Church is seeking a Director of Children’s Ministry to plan, develop, and direct the Children’s ministry program (Babies-5th Grade) which includes forming scriptural understanding of what it means to follow Christ, and in turn engage children and families through various activities both on-campus and off-campus with the intention of increased outreach and growth (spiritual and physical). The Director will partner with parents and families to disciple all children at the church and will recruit volunteers providing for their appropriate planning/training. This is a part-time position up to 15-20 hours per week. Qualifications include graduation from an accredited college/university with a BA in Christian Education or other related studies preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience. The full job description including qualifications and the required application form, are posted at our website: http://warrentonumc.org/careers/. Please download and complete the application form. Warrenton United Methodist Church is located at 341 Church Street, Warrenton, VA. 20186. (Posted on 9/22/22)

Administrative Assistant
Sterling United Methodist Church is seeking applicants for the part-time (20-25 hours per week) position of Church Administrative Assistant. The Church Administrative Assistant is charged with pastoral support, membership management, reception, and the smooth operation of the church office.  The job announcement and contact information can be found at www.sterlingumc.org. Click on “About Us” and “Job Openings” (Posted on 9/21/22)

Administrative Assistant
Sandbridge Community Chapel UMC in Virginia Beach is seeking a part-time Administrative Assistant who will offer hospitality as the “face” of the church, perform the essential clerical, administrative, secretarial and bookkeeping duties in relation to the day-to-day operation of the church.  Applicants must be a self-starter, exhibit effective oral and written communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively with others.  Required skills include proficiency with digital media and graphics, ability to operate all office equipment, including but not limited to copier, computer, and scanner. He/she must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word,  Publisher, Excel & Outlook.   Experience with Shelbynext membership systems and Propresenter preferred.  Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.  Click here for a detailed job description.  Interested candidates can forward a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. (Posted on 9/20/22)

Audio Visual/IT Lead Technician
The congregation of Burnt Factory UMC is seeking an Audio Visual/ IT Lead Technician to join our ministry. We are a mid-size church and growing. The Audio Visual/ IT Lead Technician (AV/ IT Lead Tech), working in concert with the Pastor and Worship Team, will operate and lead the AV/ IT team to provide an environment for worship that glorifies God. The position is responsible for managing the technical requirements of the worship services including preparing and presenting power point slides that coincide with the Pastor’s sermon, lyrics of hymns displayed on monitors, streaming and recording of the service. The position is for 10-12 hours a week. Is our Lord bringing you to us? For more information, see the complete job description at Current Job Openings | Burnt Factory United Methodist Church. Please send your letter of interest and resume to [email protected] (Posted on 9/20/22)

Music Associate
Grace UMC, Manassas, Virginia is hiring a Music Associate to direct choirs, lead hymn singing, occasionally accompany hymns and ensembles, and support the tradition of excellent Music Ministry at Grace UMC. This is a 10-25 hour a week position depending on applicants This could be an internship. The job description and compensation are flexible. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. (Posted on 9/19/22)

Coordinator of Music and Worship
State Street United Methodist Church, Bristol, VA, is actively seeking a highly motivated and experienced full-time coordinator of music and worship ministries for traditional and contemporary worship. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Email cover letter and resume to Cheri Zaras at [email protected] no later than October 30, 2022. (Posted on 9/15/22)

Choir Director
Bethel United Methodist Church, the church on the corner of Smoketown and Minnieville Roads in Woodbridge, Virginia, is searching for a new part-time Choir Director. The Choir Director works with the Music Director and Pastor in leading the music ministries of Bethel UMC. Duties include; leading the choir in its weekly rehearsal and during Sunday worship, once a month worship planning meetings, and “as needed” for special services that occur at Bethel. Interested parties should email the Bethel Church Office at [email protected]. (Posted on 9/15/22)

Youth and Family Engagement Director
Bermuda Hundred United Methodist church located at 2005 Florence Avenue, Chester, VA is seeking a Youth and Family Engagement Director. The position is a part-time position to include directing Youth Group meetings and activities as well as engaging young families and their children in church activities and worship. For inquiries contact Katie Sloan at [email protected] (Posted on 9/14/22)

Pianist/Organist
Francis Asbury United Methodist Church (FAUMC) in Virginia Beach is requesting application for the position of pianist/organist. Applicants must have a good knowledge of music and be proficient in piano and organ accompaniment. The accompanist will work with the Senior Pastor and Director of Music in planning and providing a quality music ministry for FAUMC.  Responsibilities of this position include weekly choir rehearsals, playing for the traditional service and other special services throughout the year, work with soloist/small groups and support the contemporary service as needed. A familiarity with Traditional and Blended/Modern church music styles is an advantage. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. (Posted on 9/14/22)

Music Director
Crooks Memorial UMC in Yorktown, VA, seeks a creative and experienced individual to serve as our part-time Music Director. Crooks Memorial has a long tradition of a vital music ministry, including an adult choir, periodic ensembles & groups, and special music during the year. This Director is responsible for the leadership of the music ministry in cooperation with the pastor. This position encompasses the choir director and pianist/organist (organ optional) for our one weekly worship service and special services and events, including weddings and funerals. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Salary commensurate with experience and education. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. (Posted on 9/13/22)

Director of Serve Ministries
Galilee UMC in Sterling, VA is looking for a person who has the heart to help others, in a part-time position, Director of Serve Ministries. This person will lead the church in servant ministry and raise the value of service within the congregation and the community by overseeing Galilee’s system of volunteer recruitment, training, deployment and appreciation. The Director will optimize internal volunteer recruitment strategies, while maintaining a robust network of community partnerships. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Contact [email protected] or Galilee 703-430-2203. (Posted on 9/13/22)

Director of A/V Communications & Youth Leader
Zion UMC, Seaford, is seeking a full-time Director of A/V Communications & Youth Leader. This person will report to the Senior Pastor and oversee all audio-visual needs of the church to include, but not limited to two Sunday worship services, other weekly recordings, editing and preparations for weekly services. The person will be a part of the worship team in developing concepts and visuals to complement the church’s ministry to all age groups. This person will also lead in our youth ministry. They will lead and encourage middle school and high school youth in growing their personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested candidates should send their resumes to Mr. David Tyree, Chair of SPRC, at [email protected]. (Posted on 9/12/22)

Worship Coordinator and Pastor’s Administrative Assistant
Virginia Beach United Methodist Church is seeking a Worship Coordinator and Pastor’s Administrative Assistant. We are a growing church with both modern and traditional worship services. Since much of the position involves worship oversight, a knowledge and respect for both types of worship is needed. Some of the major areas of responsibility include:
• Coordination, development, and implementation of all worship plans which includes AV personnel, music staff, and production volunteers
• Worship budget oversight
• Leading the worship planning team
• Providing administrative support for the Senior Pastor – calendars, appointments, email, meeting reports
• Acting as the contact point and preparing and submitting of all Conference reports, databases, District reports
Please submit your resume to [email protected] (Posted on 9/12/22)

Technical Director
Crossroads UMC, Ashburn, is seeking a Technical Director whose primary purpose is to create an atmosphere conducive to worship and technical excellence with a focus on equipping and training volunteers. This position will provide support for worship gatherings, production planning and execution, and volunteers. You can see the full job description here. Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to Lesa Kestler at [email protected] (Posted on 9/12/22)

Administrative Manager
Crozet United Methodist Church (CUMC) is seeking a full-time Church Administrative Manager. Monday-Friday. Pay is commensurate with experience. Duties include bookkeeping, office reception, administrative support for pastor and staff and eventual payroll duties. Candidate needs to have strong organizational skills, prefer experience with Realm or other church management software, be a multi-tasker and have a can-do spirit. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Send resume and cover letter to [email protected] no later than September 20,2022. (Posted on 9/8/22)

Director of Youth Ministry
Sudley Church in Manassas, VA, is seeking a part-time Director of Youth Ministry. This person should be passionate for Christ, compassionate for youth, firmly grounded in faith in Jesus Christ, and highly motivated to inspire and lead youth according to the word of God and under the guidance of the Holy Spirit through prayer. The mission of our church is to become fully devoted followers of Christ to bring hope and healing to our community and the world. If you prayerfully discern that God may be calling you to our youth ministry, please contact our church office for more information before October 2022. Church Phone: 703-754-4380. Church Email Address: [email protected] (Posted on 9/7/22)

Worship Accompanist
Hickory United Methodist Church, Chesapeake, seeks a part-time Organist and Pianist to lead worship during the traditional worship service(s). Duties include accompanying the choir both in worship and choir practice. Special holiday services are required. This position reports to the HUMC Music Director. The ideal candidate is a skilled musician who has a willingness to support and collaborate with the ministry staff and volunteer musicians. Job description available to interested applicants. Position requires an average of 12 hours per week. Salary Range: $14k-18k based on experience. For more information contact the Rev. Sarah Locke at [email protected]

Director of Youth Ministries
Jamestown UMC in Jamestown, NC is a thriving congregation in the heart of the Triad. We are looking for a full-time Director of Youth Ministries to help our youth grow as disciples and make a difference in the world.  Please contact David Greene at [email protected] for a job description and to gain additional information. (Posted on 9/6/22)

Faithcare Worker
Shady Grove UMC, Glen Allen, is seeking a Faithcare Worker. Job Summary: Works with a team to provide a safe, nurturing, and dependable environment for babies and young children who are cared for in the church nursery. Works under the direction of the Director of Children’s and Family Ministry. For a more detailed job description, click HERE. Please EMAIL cover letter and resume. (Posted on 9/6/22)

Director of Music Ministries
Dulin United Methodist Church, a multi-generational, multi-ethnic, mid-size church of 475 disciples church in Falls Church, located in northern Virginia, seeks a Director of Music Ministries. This is a part-time lay position of 20 hours per week. This position will support congregational worship that is vibrant and transformative, drawing from a variety of musical skills incorporating combined skills on keyboard (piano, organ) and in choral directing for one in person/livestream worship service on Sunday morning. Musical groups include adult, handbells, and ensembles. Responsibilities include planning weekly and seasonal worship services. Proficiency in organ/piano and choral directing skills essential. Collaborate with pastor, staff, and church leadership in a team effort to develop music ministry and lead recruitment of music participants. Qualifications: minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Music. Experience preferable. Compensation is in the range of $35,000 commensurate with experience and training. Send resume and three names of recommendation to Pastor Dave Kirkland at [email protected]. Visit our website at https://dulinchurch.org/job-opportunities for a detailed job description. Closing date is September 30, 2022. (Posted on 9/1/22)

Youth Director
The congregation of Burnt Factory UMC, Stephenson, invites a Youth Director to join our ministry. We are a mid-size church and growing. Families are back, and the need is for a person to help mold and guide our young people grades 6th – 12th. The position will report to the Pastor and join our existing team of Children’s Ministry Director and Church Administrator. The position is for 20 hours a week and includes attendance on Sunday mornings, helping with youth Sunday School, youth meetings, mission projects and mission trips. Is our Lord bringing you to us? For more information, see the complete job description at Current Job Openings | Burnt Factory United Methodist Church. Please send your letter of interest and resume to [email protected]. (Posted on 9/1/22)

Keyboard and Choral Scholar
Mount Olivet United Methodist Church in Arlington, VA is seeking a Keyboard and Choral Scholar, who supports the music ministry by playing piano for the youth choir and singing with the adult choir. The individual occasionally accompanies the children’s choir and adult choir and provides organ or piano music for worship. The ideal candidate has excellent interpersonal skills, time management, and team orientation, and must support and collaborate with volunteer musicians. The individual is expected to attend all rehearsals and worship services from September through May, with notice provided for all absences up to four (4) rehearsals and four (4) worship services per nine-month season. This typically consists of a weeknight choir rehearsal on Wednesdays from 7:30-9:00 p.m., plus Sundays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Additional services outside the typical schedule (such as Christmas Eve and Maundy Thursday) are negotiable. This is a part-time, salaried position requiring approximately 8-10 hours per week. For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply, go to mountolivetumc.com/open-positions. Applications will be processed as they are received until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to applications received by September 6, 2022. (Posted on 8/24/22)

Office Administrator (Part-time, 25 hours per week)
Bethia United Methodist Church, Chesterfield, VA, is seeking an Administrative Assistant, hours from 10 to 2, weekdays.  Seeking someone to offer a warm and friendly face to both visitors and members; along with efficiently meeting the needs of the pastor, managing the office, and coordinating with other staff, congregation, and members of the community.  Applicant should be a self-starter, have excellent strong interpersonal skills, while providing clerical and secretarial support for the pastor, staff, and other specified groups.  Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and office equipment required. Duties for this position include publishing a variety of materials both on paper and electronically, scheduling events of the church and other organizations that use the facilities, maintaining statistics and records, ordering supplies, communicating with visitors, and various other office tasks as needed. Salary commensurate with experience. Please submit cover letter, resume, and references to Jeannie McCain, SPRC: [email protected] (Posted on 8/24/22)

Director of Discipleship
Farmville UMC is seeking a Director of Discipleship. The goal of this position is to equip members to be fruitful disciples of
Jesus Christ through activities of prayer, study, and Christian mission. The Director of Discipleship is responsible for a comprehensive program of education, invitation, and nurture of Christian faith for both children and adults, so that we live out our charge to Worship, Connect, and Serve. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Applications and questions may be directed to the Rev. Susie Thomas, (434) 392-4686, or [email protected]. (Posted on 8/24/22)

Director of Student Ministries
St. Matthew’s UMC, Fairfax County, is hiring a full-time Director of Student Ministries. This person would be responsible for developing engaging programs that fit the needs of middle school, high school and college students within our church and in our community. For more details about the position please visit our website at https://www.stmatthewsumc.org/employment. Please send a letter of interest and resume to Pastor Mike Plasters at [email protected]. (Posted on 8/23/22)

Nursery Position
New Creation UMC, Chesapeake, VA, has an open Nursery position. As more families connect or reconnect with our church, providing safe and loving care for our youngest friends is a growing need. Do you enjoy little ones? Do you enjoy playing on the floor? Reading books? Being silly? Cuddling babies? And yes, changing a few diapers? If spending time with our youngest friends sounds like something you are interested in doing on Sunday mornings from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., please call Debbie Canady at 757-484-8217. You must be at least 18 years old and able to pass a criminal background check. (Posted on 8/23/22)

Director of Music Ministry/Accompanist
McMannen United Methodist Church, Durham, NC, is seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministry/Accompanist. Organist preferred. Responsibilities include: -Collaborate with the Pastor to plan music for the worship services. -Lead worship music (piano/organ and voice) at one worship service on Sundays. -Direct the choir at rehearsals and have choir music September-May. -Organize soloists, 2-4 singer ensembles, or instrumentalists for the offertory music June-August. –Provide music for special services including Christmas Eve (one service) as well as for weddings and funerals. Salary commensurate with experience. Please email a résumé and cover letter to: [email protected] (Posted on 8/22/22)

Children’s and Student Ministry Coordinator
Restoration Church, the Reston Campus of Floris UMC, is seeking a part-time Children’s and Student Ministry Coordinator. The primary purpose of the position is to bring the children and students of Restoration Church into a closer relationship with Jesus Christ by providing fun and faith growing opportunities. This position works under the direction of the Reston Campus Pastor to develop, communicate and implement discipleship opportunities for children and students. Following the direction and guidance of the Reston Campus Pastor, this position is responsible for the coordination, development and implementation of faith growing opportunities for children and students. This position recruits and equips volunteer and volunteer leaders, determines requirements for, and ensures availability of facilities, supplies and equipment to support Sunday Kids’ and Student programming. In addition, this position is responsible for community events to include but not limited to, Jingle on the Lake, Reston Pride, Vacation Bible school, Christmas and Easter events. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested applicants can submit resume to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/19/22)

Church Treasurer
Wellspring UMC, Williamsburg, is seeking a church treasurer. This part-time, salaried position acts as the chief financial officer of the church and is responsible for managing, safeguarding, and maintaining the financial resources entrusted to the church by the congregation to carry out its mission and vision. The Church Treasurer reports to the Pastor. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Click here to apply through INDEED. Questions about the position may be directed to the church’s administrative assistant at [email protected] (Posted on 8/19/22)

Children’s and Youth Ministries Director
Long Memorial UMC is a historic church with a vibrant congregation in Roxboro, North Carolina, 45 minutes Southeast of Danville, VA and 40 minutes north of Durham, NC. We are seeking a full-time Children’s and Youth Ministries Director to focus on the planning, coordination, and implementation of our children’s and youth ministries. We are currently discipling and caring for approximately 25 children and 25 youth and their families, and we are looking to further grow! The ministries for PreK-12th grade include supervising nursery care, Sunday School, the Children’s Sermon, Children’s Church, Youth Group, Acolytes, Vacation Bible School, Bible Class, Confirmation Class, and other special seasonal activities and outreach. Candidates should have excellent spiritual maturity, communication skills, familiarity with Methodist theology and practice, strong organizational skills, and confidence interacting with diverse people. More information can be found at www.longmemorialumc.org/job-opening/ Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. (Posted on 8/18/22)

Christian Education Director
Long Memorial UMC is a historic church with a vibrant congregation in Roxboro, North Carolina, 45 minutes Southeast of Danville, VA and 40 minutes north of Durham, NC. We are seeking a full-time Christian Education Director to focus on the planning, coordination, and implementation of our children’s and youth ministries, and the oversight and growth of our adult discipleship program. We are currently discipling and caring for approximately 30 children and 30 youth, and we are looking to further grow! We are looking to revitalize adult discipleship as well, expanding our Sunday school and bible studies to reach more of our surrounding parish. The ministries for PreK-12th grade include supervising nursery care, Sunday School, the Children’s Sermon, Children’s Church, Youth Group, Acolytes, Vacation Bible School, Bible Class, Confirmation Class, and other special seasonal activities and outreach. Candidates should have excellent spiritual maturity, communication skills, familiarity with Methodist theology and practice, strong organizational skills, and confidence interacting with diverse people. More information can be found at www.longmemorialumc.org/job-opening/ Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. (Posted on 8/18/22)

Director of Children and Youth Ministries
Pender United Methodist Church, in Fairfax, Virginia is seeking a part-time (20 hour flexible schedule) Director of Children and Youth Ministries. The candidate will lead, manage and develop our children and youth programs. Specific responsibilities include developing and coordinating weekly Sunday night youth group sessions, an annual confirmation class, participation in youth mission trips, retreats, and facilitation of children events. For details, please see the attached position description. Interested candidates can forward their resume and list of references to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/18/22)

Office Manager
Pender United Methodist Church in Fairfax, Virginia is seeking a full-time Office Manager. Work duties include reception (phones, routing mail, messages, visitors, accepting deliveries), scheduling meetings (in-person and Zoom), purchasing items, working with the staff (Pastor and Director of Communications), church members, and working with church software to accomplish a variety of administrative tasks, including helping to produce the weekly Sunday bulletin. Click here for a detailed job description. Interested candidates can forward their resume and list of references to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/18/22)

Director of Family Ministries and Outreach
The Church of the Good Shepherd in Vienna, VA (one 10:15 am service) is looking for a spiritual adult to lead several overlapping programs with an emphasis on family ministries. We are a congregation of about 50-60 on Sunday mornings with a small youth group (6-8 attendance) and nursery (4-6 children). We are searching for someone who can: 1. build and lead our youth program 2. support and organize children’s ministries 3. plan and coordinate community outreach. All of this would fall under the umbrella of “family ministries.” This position would be part-time of about 10-15 hours a week which includes being present on Sundays (one church service) and seasonal holidays. Please contact Pastor Eric Song at [email protected] (Posted on 8/18/22)

Choir Director
Baylake United Methodist Church, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is seeking a Choir Director for its traditional worship service. This position is responsible for: selection and arrangement of music for the traditional worship services and special worship services. The job includes: selecting anthems, cantatas, hymns, and special music; preparing electronic media presentations; recruiting, organizing and leading volunteer choir members and sound and video projection assistants. This position works collaboratively with the pastor, as well as with worship and other teams. A successful applicant for the part-time position must have a deep Christian faith, a knowledge of Scriptures, musical skill, gifts for leadership and organization, and the ability to commit to Sunday morning worship, weekly rehearsals and other special events, plus weekly coordinating meetings and quarterly planning sessions. A Bachelor’s Degree in music is helpful; experience necessary. This is a part-time job with salary commensurate with experience. Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Baylake United Methodist Church (4300 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23455), attention SPR Committee, or email application and cover letter to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/18/22)

Music Director
Providence UMC, North Chesterfield, is seeking a dynamic Music Director (part-time or full-time). Full-time candidates will have responsibilities for the chancel choir, two smaller singing groups as well as a Handbell choir for traditional service, and a contemporary praise band for a contemporary service that is still in the planning stages.  Ideal candidates should have competent skills in choral and vocal direction, piano skills, and or organ.  As a part-time position, the music director/praise band leader would only be responsible for service specific to your genre.  Instrumental talents are preferred but not essential.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and whether the position is filled as part-time or full-time.  NOTE: If you are interested in leading only the traditional Choirs or the Contemporary praise band, please note that in your cover letter.   Send resume with cover letter to Providence UMC C/O Pastor Bryan McClain, 901 S. Providence Road, North Chesterfield Va. 23236 or email [email protected] (Posted on 8/18/22)

Audio/Visual Technician
Providence UMC, North Chesterfield, VA, is seeking a part-time Audio/Visual Technician to assist in live-streaming and providing sound for the 11 a.m. worship service.   The candidate will be expected to have competent operational skills of a large-scale soundboard, camera, and other technical/media equipment to include equipping worship leaders with proper equipment for sound.  The A/V tech would work closely with the pastoral staff and music leaders, as well as report to the Pastor and Staff Parish Relations Committee.  A/V Tech may also be needed for occasional weddings and funerals.  Pay for these events would be independent of church duties and sought directly from the families involved.  It would be advised to any candidate to be able to train a core group of church members or associates to assist in any service. Pay will be commensurate with the level of experience and number of hours of service provided.  Please send your resume along with references to Providence UMC C/O Pastor Bryan McClain, 901 South Providence Road, North Chesterfield, VA. 23236 or email [email protected].  (Posted on 8/18/22)

Director of Children’s Ministries
River Road United Methodist Church, a medium sized church in the west end of Richmond, is seeking a part time (20 hours per week) Director of Children’s Ministries. The Director would work to create a vibrant faith building ministry for children ages nursery through fifth grade. This would include Sunday small groups, Sunday morning worship engagement, family ministries, as well as evening and summer programming. This position will also work to equip families to be a significant arena of faith development. For those interested in additional information, please contact Pastor Darcey Johnson at [email protected] (Posted on 8/17/22)

Assistant Preschool Teacher
West Point UMC, West Point, VA, is hiring a part-time assistant preschool teacher to aid the lead teacher in instruction of 3- and 4-year-old children in a program designed to promote social, physical, intellectual, and spiritual growth. The assistant teacher has the responsibility of providing support to the teacher while maintaining a Christian-based learning environment for preschool children within the life and ministry of the church. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Please provide three references with the contact information. Please submit your resume to West Point UMC Preschool Academy, Attn: Shelly Heuser, Director, PO Box 610, West Point, VA 23181. (Posted on 8/17/22)

Bass/Baritone Section Leader/Soloist
Ginter Park UMC, Richmond, is seeking a Bass/Baritone Section Leader/Soloist. Vocal training and excellent sight-reading skills required.
Repertoire embraces traditional, global, and contemporary styles. Rehearsals Sundays at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11:00 a.m. Contact Larry Heath, Organist/Choir Director, for more information or to schedule an audition at [email protected].org or text 804.212.9861. The 2022-23 Choir Season begins Sunday, September 11. Stipend $70 per week. (Posted on 8/17/22)

Soprano Section Leader/Soloist
Ginter Park UMC, Richmond, is seeking a Soprano Section Leader/Soloist. Vocal training and excellent sight-reading skills required. Repertoire embraces traditional, global, and contemporary styles. Rehearsals Sundays at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11:00 a.m. Contact Larry Heath, Organist/Choir Director, for more information or to schedule an audition at [email protected] or text 804.212.9861. The 2022-23 Choir Season begins Sunday, September 11. Stipend $70 per week. (Posted on 8/17/22)

Music Director
Good Hope UMC, Chesapeake, is seeking a quarter-time Music Director to work collaboratively with staff & volunteers to oversee one worship service per week with a blended worship style, including traditional and contemporary pieces. Salary would be commensurate with experience. Hours are approximately 10-15 per week, 2-3 hrs. Sunday, 3-4 hrs. planning & 2 hrs. rehearsal. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Resume with cover letter & references should be submitted to: Lindy M. Magill, 2800 Benefit Rd., Chesapeake, VA 23322 or email [email protected] (Posted on 8/12/22)

Administrative Assistant
Gum Spring United Methodist Church (191 Cross County Rd, Gum Spring VA) 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, flexibility, confidentiality. Strong administrative and organizational skills, including office management, proficiency in Servant Keeper, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Publisher, some Facebook, verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Hours are 25 hours/week Monday to Friday, 9am to 2pm. Salary commensurate with experience. Paid vacations are available. Position is available immediately. Job description can also be found at www.gumspringumc.org. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Pastor Dan at: [email protected]

Director of Children and Youth Ministries
Bethany United Methodist Church in Gloucester Point, Virginia is seeking to fill a part-time staff-position for a Director of Children and Youth Ministries (first through twelfth grades). For this position we are seeking a joyful and enthusiastic individual with a deep love for God and who has a passion to organize and lead a cooperative ministry that loves, develops, and encourages children and youth in their journey with Christ and his Church and in life. Let’s talk! Send your resume to Bethany UMC, P.O. Box 527, Gloucester Point, Va 23062 or email to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/12/22)

Preschool Teacher
West Point UMC, West Point, VA, is hiring a part-time preschool 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. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). To apply, mail a letter of application, resume, college transcripts, and three references to West Point United Methodist Church Preschool Academy, Attn: Shelly Heuser, Director, P.O. Box 610, West Point, VA 23181. (Posted on 8/10/22)

Worship Leader/Worship Tech Leader
Community United Methodist Church in Virginia Beach is immediately seeking a worship leader/Worship Tech Lead to plan and lead music in the modern 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. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). 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 [email protected]

Office Manager
Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Stafford, VA, is seeking a full-time Office Manager to oversee and manage the administrative processes to support ministries and programs to meet Ebenezer Church’s strategic vision and goals. They will supervise the work of office and administrative staff to ensure adherence to quality standards, deadlines, and proper procedures; recruit, train, and organize office staff and volunteers to respond to administrative needs of pastoral and ministry staff; coordinate with Pastors, Communications Director and staff to produce communications that market and support the logistics and goals of ministry activities, coordinate church activities to ensure efficient and effective use of church facilities and support functions (i.e. scheduling, access to buildings, managing schedule conflicts, etc.); manage all aspects of the church database, all church records, and reports from committees; participate as staff liaison to Board of Trustees, attending Trustee meetings and coordinating work requested related to property management; manage funeral receptions by scheduling volunteers and ensuring sufficient food purchases and/or donations; and monitor inventory levels and requisition or purchase supplies, including food and kitchen items, as needed. The ideal candidate will have a highly collaborative leadership style, be well organized, able to build effective volunteer teams, and have a sincere commitment to work collaboratively with staff and volunteers. Post-secondary education is preferred, with three years’ supervisory experience. Knowledge of business and management processes, customer service, and administrative and clerical procedures is required. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Apply via email or pick up an application in the church office. Send resume, completed application {click here for pdf} and a cover letter highlighting your interest in serving as the Office Manager, noting any relevant work experiences. Email to [email protected] and indicate “Office Manager” in the subject line, or mail to Ebenezer UMC, 161 Embrey Mill Rd. Stafford, VA 22554. (Posted on 8/9/22)

Director of Family Ministries
Woodmont UMC, Reidsville, NC, is seeking a full-time Director of Family Ministries who manages the overall family ministry of all age groups at the church. The role of the Director of Family Ministries is to oversee the family ministry strategy of Woodmont United Methodist Church under the direction and leadership of the Senior Pastor. This role will recruit, train, and maintain volunteer leaders, educate, and minister to students, and assist and equip parents. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Contact: Kyle Ambrose, 1926 Richardson Dr, Reidsville, NC 27320. E-mail: [email protected] Phone: 336-349-8773. (Posted on 8/8/22)

Director of Adult Choir
Aldersgate UMC, Alexandria, is seeking a Director of Adult Choirs who is responsible for developing and leading the adult choir music ministry, in consultation with the pastors and other staff members, in a way that is consistent with the mission, values, and theology of Aldersgate United Methodist Church. This is a part-time position averaging 20 hours per week. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). Interested applicants please email [email protected]. (Posted on 8/5/22)

Family Ministry Coordinator
Williamsburg United Methodist Church in Williamsburg, VA is seeking a full-time Family Ministry Coordinator. The Family Ministry Coordinator will develop ministry and nurture faith formation among all types of families . The coordinator will provide relevant and intentional ministry for children, youth and their families among the Williamsburg United Methodist Church community. The coordinator will be enthusiastic, collaborative, organized, and deeply committed to the spiritual growth of families and their children. To apply please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] (Posted on 8/5/22)

Youth Director
Vale UMC, Oakton, Virginia is seeking a part-time (10-15 hours/ week) youth director who possesses a calling to work with youth combined with a love for God to direct our growing youth ministry at Vale. Duties would include planning and leading weekly youth group activities that guide youth in their faith. The youth meet weekly and enjoy summer mission trips. Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience in working with youth. Vale UMC is committed to ministry with the diversity of God’s people and will consider all candidates based solely on their qualifications for this ministry. Interested persons should send a cover letter and resume to: [email protected] (Posted on 8/4/22)

Church Custodian
Baylake UMC, in Virginia Beach, VA, is seeking a Custodian full-time 40 hours a week. Timing for the 8 hours each day is flexible. The Custodian is responsible for maintaining and caring for Baylake campus. The Custodian is responsible for cleaning, sanitizing, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, trash collection, removal & disposal, wiping, dusting, and cleaning of furniture, shampoo some rugs, and extract carpets. The Custodian is to maintain, provide and assure an aesthetically pleasing, clean, sanitary, and safe environment in a variety of spaces including lobbies, hallways, bathrooms, showers, classrooms, offices, and other public event areas. This position has no supervisory duties. Working independently and exercising good judgment and discretion is essential to this job. To apply for this position please send email to [email protected]. (Posted on 8/3/22)

Administrative Associate
Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church in Vienna, Virginia, seeks to hire an Administrative Associate. The job is part-time (25 hours per week), with pay dependent upon qualifications and experience. Click here for a detailed job description (pdf). The Administrative Assistant will have duties in reception (phones, routing mail, messages, visitors, accepting deliveries), scheduling meetings (in-person and Zoom), purchasing, preparing payroll, working with staff (particularly the Pastor and Communications Director) and church members, and working with church software to accomplish a variety of administrative tasks, including helping to produce the weekly bulletin. The successful applicant is a person who seeks to grow in their Christian faith, who is committed to the mission and vision of Andrew Chapel, and who serves out of a sense of call. Required skills include excellent organizational and planning abilities with attention to detail, excellent social skills and ability to work with others, being a self-starter who enjoys learning and working with new technologies, working independently, and the ability to maintain strict confidentiality in all matters involving Pastor, Staff, and Congregation. Knowledge of G-Suite and/or MS Office, EVC, Servant Keeper or other Church Management/Database software is a plus. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter by email to [email protected] or by mail to: Andrew Chapel UMC, Attn: Pastor Matt Sargent, 1301 Trap Rd, Vienna, VA 22182. Applications accepted until the position is filled. (Posted on 8/2/22)

Music Director/Choir Director
Great Falls United Methodist Church in Great Falls, Virginia is requesting applications for the position of music director with experience in directing a small choir who are interested in learning more about music composition. Responsibilities include providing leadership in music ministry, planning music for weekly worship services in consultation with the pastor, directing weekly choir rehearsals and worship.  Keyboard skills preferred but not essential. This position is approximately 10-12 hours a week.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Karen Kelly, Chair SPPRC at [email protected]. (Posted on 8/2/22)

Pianist/Organist
Great Falls United Methodist Church in Great Falls, Virginia is requesting applications for the position of pianist/organist. Applicants must have a good knowledge of music and be proficient in piano and organ accompaniment. The position requires planning music for weekly worship services in consultation with the pastor.  Responsibilities also include accompanying weekly choir rehearsals, preparing and playing for church’s traditional worship services, and additional special services throughout the year.  This position is approximately 8 to 10 hours a week.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, and resume to Karen Kelly, Chair, SPPRC, at [email protected]. (Posted on 8/2/22)

Director of Music Ministries
Shady Grove United Methodist Church in the Short Pump area of Richmond is seeking a Director of Music Ministries to direct and lead music ministries in an effort to musically nourish souls; invite congregational participation; form disciples as they use their varied gifts; and serve Short Pump and its surrounding communities. This position will successfully oversee the Traditional (graded) music ministry of the church, offer supportive supervision of the Director of Modern Worship, and become an integral part of all worship at Shady Grove. It is preferred, but not required, that this strong, competent leader be able to play and direct from the piano/organ. A formal education in music and demonstrated experience working with choral music, choirs or musicians are preferred. For a more detailed job description, click HERE. Salary commensurate with experience and education. Please EMAIL cover letter and resume. (Posted on 8/1/22)

Director of Modern Worship
Shady Grove United Methodist Church in the Short Pump area of Richmond is seeking a Director of Modern Worship to create a modern worship environment that nourishes souls; invites congregational participation; forms disciples as they use their varied gifts; promotes multi-sensory worship; and that serves Short Pump and its surrounding communities. The ideal candidate will take a leading role in the Modern worship environment and manage and blend different personalities into a harmonious group dynamic with creativity and grace. This skilled musician will direct the Praise Band as well as serve as worship leader for the Modern Worship service (one service per week). For this part-time position (15-20 hours per week), a Bachelor’s degree in music is recommended. For a more detailed job description, click HERE. Salary commensurate with experience and education.  Please EMAIL cover letter and resume. (Posted on 8/1/22)

Church Accompanist
Shady Grove United Methodist Church in the Short Pump area of Richmond is seeking a talented church accompanist to play for two worship services per week and accompany the vocal choirs in worship and in rehearsal. The Church Accompanist works closely with the Director of Music Ministries in supporting the mission and vision of the church. We are seeking someone with a Commitment to Christ, a love for music, organizational skills, effective communication and consistent preparation. Proficiency on the piano for accompanying choirs is essential, with proficiency on organ appreciated. A Bachelor’s degree in music is recommended and familiarity with Traditional and Blended church music styles are encouraged. For a more detailed job description, click HERE. Salary commensurate with experience and education. Please EMAIL cover letter and resume. (Posted on 8/1/22)

A/V Director
Burke UMC, Burke, VA, is searching for a part time (12 hours per week) A/V Director who will assist the worship team in overseeing the worship livestream, as well as the creation and presentation of worship visuals. The A/V Director will help create a welcoming, participatory worship experience for all who worship at BUMC. Please see the job description for more details (pdf). To, apply please send your resume to [email protected]. (Posted on 7/29/22)

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