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.

Director of Student Ministries at First UMC Columbus, MS

published 6/1/2017
Position Opening:   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...

Director of Student Ministry at Sandtown UMC, Philadelphia, MS

published 5/31/2017
Sandtown United Methodist Church in Philadelphia, Mississippi, is seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministry.  Qualifications A genuine, growing relationship with Christ A high Christian character A passion for student ministry and outreach Creative skills in teaching, preaching and planning youth worship services. Responsibilities Plan and implement a balanced student ministry that includes opportunities for Bible study, worship, fellowship, and ministry/mission. Create a Student ...

Director of Music Ministry at First UMC, Corinth, MS

published 5/25/2017
Opening for Director of Music Ministry  First United Methodist Church is located in downtown Corinth, MS located in the upper northeast corner of the state.  This church is actively engaged in the community supporting more than 15 local ministries as well as numerous global opportunities.  Average attendance is approximately 200 individuals including many talented choir members and musicians.     Responsibilities for this part-time/full-time position include but not limited to: Conducting and ...

Director of Youth Ministry at First UMC, Corinth, MS

published 5/25/2017
Opening for Director of Youth Ministry  First United Methodist Church is located in downtown Corinth, MS located in the upper northeast corner of the state.  This church is actively engaged in the community supporting more than 15 local ministries as well as numerous global opportunities.  Average attendance is approximately 200 individuals including many families with children and youth.     Responsibilities for this full-time position include but not limited to: Planning, conducting, ...

Director of Music Ministries at Highland Valley UMC, Little Rock, AR

published 5/24/2017
Director of Music Ministries - Highland Valley UMC, Little Rock, Arkansas   HVUMC desires qualified candidates for its Director of Music Ministries position. Candidates should possess excellent musical, organizational, and relationship skills. The position is full time and coordinates all musical ministries at HVUMC, which currently includes an adult “chancel choir,” two children’s choirs, several ensembles, and supervision of two part-time musicians (organist and pianist). This position reports...

Full-time Music Director at Hazel Green UMC, Hazel Green, AL

published 5/23/2017
POSITION SUMMARY: Hazel Green United Methodist Church located in Hazel Green, AL is seeking a full-time Music Director.  In addition to overseeing the traditional music ministries, this position directly leads the adult, youth, and handbell choirs for 8:30 am, 11:00 am, and 6:30 pm worship services each Sunday, and the corresponding practice sessions for each.  Please submit resumes to office@hazelgreen.org. HOURS:  The music director is expected to spend forty (40) hours per week performing ...

Part-time organist Central UMC, Meridian, MS

published 5/23/2017
Central United Methodist Church (Meridian, MS) has an opening for a part-time organist. These duties of this position include providing organ music for Sunday morning worship services each week as well as Christmas and Lenten services. Experience in church worship is required with extensive knowledge of the instrument. Please send a resume and cover letter to bob@cumcmdn.org. A full job description is available by request as well.    

Director of Children’s Ministries at Broadmoor UMC, Baton Rouge, LA

published 5/22/2017
Broadmoor United Methodist Church (www.broadmoormethodist.org) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s Ministries to join the team in the church’s mission to invite, equip, send, and serve. Broadmoor’s membership of 3900+, with 687 in worship, is in a time of reinvigoration and hope, and has a strong financial base. The congregation has a broad spectrum of theologies present and is committed to being a safe and welcoming place for all people to come, worship, and ...

Janitor at First UMC of Ridgeland, Ridgeland, MS

published 5/11/2017
The First United Methodist Church of Ridgeland is seeking applicants for the position of Janitor.This is a position for Janitorial work in all Church buildings.  We estimate that it will take 15 hours per week to accomplish all tasks with a starting rate of $8.00 per hour.  We will reevaluate the pay after a three-month probationary period.  The contact for this application is Mike McCollum at 601-953-2828.   Click on the following link for the application 20170511fumcjobapplication_1.doc.   

Director of Children and Family Ministries at Broadmeadow UMC, Jackson, MS

published 5/8/2017
Director of Children and Family Ministries Broadmeadow UMC is searching for a Director of Children and Family Ministries.  This position is part time.  Broadmeadow UMC is located at top of the Fondren area in Jackson, MS.  If interested, please submit your resume and any questions to: pastor@broadmeadow.org.  

Minister of Nurture and Outreach at Saint Andrew UMC, Panama City, FL

published 5/8/2017
  E-mail: office.standrewumc@gmail.com Subject Line: Job Opening Attention:  Rev. Amy Persons *Cover Letter and Resume required* Mail: Rev. Amy Persons, Minister Saint Andrew United Methodist Church 2001 W.  11th Street Panama City, Florida 32401 Duties and Responsibilities Minister of Nurture and Outreach is a full-time program ministry staff position. The Minister of Nurture and Outreach’s main purposes are to offer church staff administrative support and leadership to the program ...

Church Administrator at Shalimar UMC, Shalimar, FL

published 4/25/2017
Job Title:  Church Administrator  Location:  Shalimar United Methodist Church                     Shalimar, FL Status:    Full-time; Salaried The Staff-Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) of Shalimar United Methodist Church is currently recruiting for the pending Church Administrator vacancy. The Qualifications and Aptitudes are:   Duties:  Position performs duties attendant to General Management of the church including, but not limited to, Financial Management, Personnel Management for lay staff,...

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 ...