Employment Opportunities

As a courtesy to the Mississippi Annual Conference, job announcements from across the United Methodist connection are featured in The Circuit Rider and on the conference website. To submit an employment notice, send an email to news@mississippi-umc.org.

Full-time Director of Youth Ministry and Contemporary Worship at First UMC, Crawfordsville, IN

published 4/20/2017
First United Methodist Church is located in the historic town of Crawfordsville, IN. The church is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry and Contemporary Worship to oversee two ministries – youth ministry and contemporary worship. It is understood that there will be times where time and energy will be given to one ministry over another ministry but that it will balance itself out in the end.   As the Director of the Youth Ministry, this person shall seek to foster Christian community ...

Director of Children’s Ministries at Canterbury UMC, Birmingham, AL

published 4/12/2017
Canterbury United Methodist Church (www.canterburyumc.org), is a large, theologically diverse congregation in the flourishing community of Mountain Brook in Birmingham, Alabama.  The church has a long history of strong children’s ministry.  After the retirement of a multi-decade children’s ministry director 2 years ago, the children’s ministry - though still quite robust - has been in a leadership transition, with the most recent director leaving her position in April 2017.  Canterbury is ...

Full-time Youth Minister at St. James UMC, Little Rock AR

published 4/12/2017
St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock AR is seeking a qualified individual to join the Student Ministries team.  This is a full-time position with salary and benefits.  The purpose of this position is to work with current staff to build young disciples for Christ by developing and implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry.  This includes but is not limited to; worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach.  The individuals will serve as a spiritual leader and a role ...

Director of Youth Ministries at Central UMC, Meridian, MS

published 3/30/2017
CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST YOUTH MINISTRY JOB DESCRIPTION:   Central United Methodist Twenty-third Avenue at Tenth Street Meridian, MS 39301   POSITION DESCRIPTION:           Date Prepared:                        Date Approved by SPRC: Director of Youth Ministries             03/21/2017                 03/26/2017   STATUS: Full-time, Salaried   BENEFITS: Housing, Health Insurance, 401k match after one year of service, Continuing Education Funds   General Purpose of Position: To build young ...

Director of Student Ministry at First UMC, Columbus, MS

published 3/9/2017
First United Methodist Church in Columbus, Mississippi is accepting applications for Director of Student Ministry. In this role the Director will serve as a highly relational, servant-leader for the Student Ministry Team at First United Methodist as they partner with staff, parents and volunteers alike in leading students towards spiritual maturity in Christ. The successful candidate will be a Gospel-centered leader who provides vision, accountability, direction and oversight to the ministry, by...

Full-time Director of Youth Ministry and Contemporary Worship at First UMC, Crawfordsville, IN

published 3/9/2017
First United Methodist Church is located in the historic town of Crawfordsville, IN. The church is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry and Contemporary Worship to oversee two ministries – youth ministry and contemporary worship. It is understood that there will be times where time and energy will be given to one ministry over another ministry but that it will balance itself out in the end.   As the Director of the Youth Ministry, this person shall seek to foster Christian community ...

Director of Children's Ministries at First UMC Brookhaven, Brookhaven, MS

published 3/7/2017
First United Methodist Church Brookhaven is seeking applicants to fill the position of "Director of Children's Ministries"  Submit resumes by mail or by email:   FUMC PO Box 358 Brookhaven, MS 39602   Email: brofumc@bellsouth.net Church Office: (601) 833-3519    

Director of Student Ministries at Galloway Memorial UMC at Jackson, MS

published 2/27/2017
Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church (“Galloway”), a historic congregation in downtown Jackson, Mississippi, is seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministry (“DSM”) to oversee and give direction for ministries to students in grades 7-12, as well as their families.  While providing ministry to these students would be his or her primary objective, the DSM would also engage in and maintain relationships with college students.  Galloway is a dynamic 2100 member congregation, which was first...

Director of Children’s Ministries at Canterbury UMC at Birmingham, AL

published 2/23/2017
Canterbury United Methodist Church, located in Birmingham, Alabama, would like to submit a new job posting. All information regarding the position is listed below:   Title: Director of Children’s Ministries Full Time or Part Time: Full Time Location: Birmingham, AL Description: “Canterbury United Methodist Church, a vibrant worshiping community with over 4,000 members, is searching for its next Director of Children’s Ministries. The position will provide leadership in all resources of Canterbury...

Student Minister and/or Worship Leader at Sandtown UMC, Philadelphia, MS

published 2/22/2017
Student Minister and/or Worship Leader at Sandtown UMC, Philadelphia, Mississippi Sandtown United Methodist Church in Philadelphia, Mississippi, is seeking to fill the positions of student minister and worship leader. Ideally, we would prefer one person assume both positions and serve full-time. However, we will consider full-time and part-time resumes for student minister; only part-time resumes for worship leader. Personal Qualifications The person who fills both or either of these positions ...