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.

Graduate Resident Youth Minister:

published 3/19/2020
Graduate Residents will receive: Full scholarship for tuition, books, and housing Masters degree from accredited seminary A job as a youth minister in a local church $1,000 per month stipend Veteran youth ministry coach   Core Components: Cohort: Residents are part of a dynamic, group-learning community that provides encouragement and support as they walk through ministry together. Coaching: Residents receive one-on-one coaching from a youth ministry veteran to help master and apply critical ...

Director of Youth Ministries (Davidson UMC)

published 3/7/2020
Primary responsibilities for the position include: Be an advocate for youth, educating various stakeholder groups and serving as a liaison between the church and other community organizations, people, and resources. Plan, develop, and implement all aspects of a balanced youth ministry in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach. Guide the work of the Youth Council in an annual process of evaluating the vision and goals of the youth ministry and directing monthly...

Director of Children’s (Emmanuel UMC Memphis, Tennessee)

published 3/6/2020
The Director of Children’s Ministry is responsible for programs for children from birth through 6th grade with the goal of creating an environment where children learn and grow in their knowledge of God and in their faith.  Key responsibilities include:  § Planning and administering Sunday morning and Wednesday evening programming  § Recruiting and equipping a staff of passionate and dedicated volunteer leaders  § Planning and executing seasonal events including Vacation Bible School for about ...

Director of Music (Heritage United Methodist Church)

published 3/4/2020
Heritage United Methodist Church Director of Music Job Description Please send resume to heritage@heritage-umc.org by February 18 or mail to Heritage UMC /3 Baracuda Drive / Hattiesburg, MS 39402 Plan, implement, and coordinate the church’s program of music ministry. This includes the general management of the music program as well as coordination of special programs such as cantatas, solos or ensembles. Performances and programs shall be reported to the Director of Music for approval. Meet ...

Director of Children’s Ministries (Collierville, TN)

published 2/19/2020
Vision: Reaching out to transform lives by extending God’s love to all.  Mission: To know Christ and to make Him known.  Core Values: Scripture, Love, Humility, Servanthood, Mission Find us at: www.colliervilleumc.org  The person in this position should be a committed Christian Disciple. Under the direct supervision of the Executive Director of Family Life, this position provides programs and activities that meet the spiritual needs and help the children of Collierville UMC through the fifth ...

Associate Director of Student Ministries (Birmingham)

published 2/11/2020
  Responsibility begins with assisting the Director of Student Ministry in accomplishing the mission of Asbury Family Ministry. This position works with a team approach with middle school, high school, college students, their families, and equipping volunteers. Emphasis is placed on being in ministry with staff, volunteers, and student leaders so as to ensure that Asbury RESET Student Ministry builds dynamic ministries that will reach and disciple all students. The ideal candidate would possess ...

Director of Children’s Ministry (Evanston, IL)

published 2/11/2020
Primary responsibilities for the position include:  ● Nurture a safe spiritual environment for infants through children in 6th-grade  ● Coordinate current ministry programs and events, evaluating effectiveness and proposing change when there’s opportunity for improvement  ● Create systems to facilitate the recruitment, training, and recognition of volunteers  ● Supervise, support, and schedule paid children’s ministry staff  ● Oversee attendance records and database management within this ...

Director of Children, Middle School and Youth Ministries

published 11/19/2018
Director of Children, Middle School and Youth Ministries​ Provides spiritual and visionary leadership to develop, coordinate and empower laity in all areas of Children, Middle School and Youth Ministries (CMY). Plan activities, coordinates, articulates and implements the vision for CMY. Provides spiritual counseling services to youth during the week and assists the ministerial staff in providing pastoral care to children and youth members. This position is full time and paid bi-monthly. The ...

Part-Time Director of Children/Youth First United Methodist Church-Quitman

Part-Time Director of Children/Youth First United Methodist Church-Quitman   The purpose of this position is to develop, coordinate, and implement the educational program of the children and youth.  Also, to implement new initiative to help children and youth grow spiritually and to grow the Children’s and Youth’s Ministry numerically.  Prior church-related experience working with and teaching children and young people is preferred.  Please send Resume to:  First United Methodist Church, 203 ...

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