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.

Administrative Assistant at Meridian District MS Conference United Methodist District, Meridian, MS

published 3/20/2017
The Meridian United Methodist District has an immediate opening for an Administrative Assistant position.  This part-time position requires approximately 20-25 hours per week of secretarial and business administrator work.  If interested, please send a cover letter requesting the job description and a current resume to rkeen@mississippi-umc.org.  Qualified applicants must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe, Excel, Outlook, and QuickBooks, including the use of graphics, ...

Director of the Wesley Foundation at Millsaps College, Jackson, MS

published 3/20/2017
Office of the Chaplain and Director of Church Relations Position Description The Director of the Wesley Foundation at Millsaps College leads a program of campus ministry to facilitate a faith-oriented educational experience for students based on Wesleyan principles. The Director serves as a pastor to students by providing spiritual counseling, faith-based outreach events, worship, Bible study, and fellowship. The Director reports to the Chaplain and Director of Church Relations, with additional ...

Exec. Director Project Salud y Paz at Edmonds UMC, Edmonds, WA

published 3/20/2017
Project Salud y Paz seeks a dedicated and energetic full-time Executive Director to lead its service programs among the indigenous Mayan people of the impoverished Guatemala highlands. The Executive Director oversees the work of 30 full-time employees, full-time volunteers from the US and part-time volunteers from the US who serve in short-term mission teams. The work of United Methodist-related Project Salud y Paz has touched over 150,000 lives since its inception in 2001, providing medical, ...

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 Adult Ministries and Small Groups at Canterbury UMC, Birmingham, AL

published 2/24/2017
Title: Director of Adult Ministries and Small Groups Location: Birmingham, AL Description:  Canterbury United Methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama is currently looking for a Director of Adult Ministries and Small Groups. This position will provide leadership as it relates to formation, implementation, administration, and coordination of Small Group Ministry and as the resource leader for Adult Sunday School. The Director of Adult Ministries is a full-time position and will report to the ...

Director of Contemporary Worship and Technology Porterfield Memorial UMC, Albany, GA

published 2/23/2017
Director of Contemporary Worship and Technology Porterfield Memorial United Methodist Church Albany, Georgia   We have a vibrant Contemporary Worship service and are seeking a person who will be responsible for the worship and technology aspects of that service, and the technology aspects of the Traditional Services. This person must be able to effectively lead and mentor an established team of musicians and technology volunteers and maintain and enhance the quality of worship. Experience with ...

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 ...

Full-time Director of Youth Ministry at First UMC in Dyersburg, TN

published 1/20/2017
First United Methodist Church in Dyersburg, TN is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry.  Our 1200 member congregation has a growing and dynamic youth group with over 40 youth.  We are seeking a spiritually mature Christian leader with experience in youth ministry with a group size of 40 or more youth.  A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.  The salary is commensurate with education and experience. Our congregation is a vital, Christ-centered fellowship with many opportunities for service,...

Part-time Choir Director at Johnston Chapel UMC, Pike County, MS

published 1/18/2017
The Johnston Chapel UMC is a rural Pike County, Mississippi congregation that is accepting applications for a part-time choir director. Ours is a mid-size traditional congregation Located just north of Summit and McComb Mississippi. Salary based on qualifications and experience.  A job description is available online at www.jcumc.net  and by contacting our church office M,W,F, 8:00-12:00, at 601-276-7971.