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.

Jackson State University Wesley Foundation Director

published 3/18/2019
The Jackson State University Wesley Foundation is an all-encompassing, Christ-centered ministry that reaches out to both traditional and non-traditional students, inspiring them in building their personal relationship with Jesus Christ through passionate worship, biblical teaching, genuine fellowship, community outreach and personal discipleship. The Director of the Wesley foundation will possess knowledge of and commitment to the United Methodist Church with experience, which includes, but is ...

The Director of Children and Families Ministry (Saint Mark's UMC)

published 3/18/2019
St. Mark’s United Methodist located in the Reservoir/Flowood area is seeking to hire a passionate and driven Director of Children and Family Ministries. The children’s ministry at St. Mark’s is a vibrant program primarily focused on making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS  1. Bachelors level degree in Christian Education or related field  2. 2+ years’ experience as the Director of Children’s Christian Formation at a mid-size to large church ...

Youth Director (Good News UMC)

published 3/6/2019
 According to a recent US Census Bureau report Walton County is the 6th fastest growing county in the nation. Our church is experiencing a great season of growth and we are looking forward to transitioning our youth ministry position from part time to full time. This position will oversee 5th-12th grade. Last year we launched a new 5th and 6th grade Ministry that is thriving. We are looking for someone who is ready to be a part of our community and help build this program to last long into the ...

Communications and Operations Coordinator

published 2/18/2019
To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to the attention of Rev. Amy Persons at apersons@pwumc.org. Both cover letter and resume are necessary for an application to be reviewed.   About Point Washington United Methodist Church and Staff Positions: Point Washington United Methodist Church is a thriving community of faith in the 6th fastest growing county in the United States. An historic congregation of the United Methodist Church, Point Washington UMC offers both traditional and ...

Director of Children’s Ministry   (St. Matthew’s UMC)

published 1/31/2019
The position includes three primary areas of responsibility: mission, family-based discipleship, and team leadership. These include providing spiritual care and mentorship for the Children’s Ministry Team and Weekday Ministry, and connecting the Children’s Ministry to other ministries in the church and community. It also includes working with the Children’s Ministry Team to develop and accomplish the goals and vision of Children’s Ministry at St. Matthew’s UMC.    The ideal candidate possesses ...

Child Enrichment Center Daycare Director

published 1/24/2019
Hazel Green United Methodist Church in Hazel Green, Alabama is seeking a full-time Daycare Director for our Child Enrichment Center (CEC) who will be responsible for leadership and development of the CEC program for Christian care, spiritual formation, physical and intellectual development for children in the program. The Director will manage the CEC staff, administer fiscal operations and ensure compliance with all applicable governmental regulations.   The position requires a Bachelor of ...

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 ...

Good Shepherd Community Center, Director

The starting date for this position is on or before July 1, 2019.  Applications are due no later than March 14th at 5:00 pm.  The compensation package for this position is commensurate with education and experience. To apply for this position please send a cover letter of interest, your resume, and 3 references to Good Shepherd Board. P O Box 8115, Vicksburg, MS 39181 or email it to gscc86@att.net.  You may also drop off applications at 629 Cherry in Vicksburg.   To apply for this position, you ...

Graduate Resident Youth Minister

The Center for Youth Ministry Training offers a debt-free, 3-year Graduate Residency for those called to Youth Ministry by covering tuition, books, housing, and utilities along with a monthly stipend of $1,000.   Graduate Residents gain experience by being placed in a local church while earning a Master of Arts in Youth Ministry from one of our two partner seminaries; Memphis Theological Seminary and Austin Theological Seminary. We partner with many UMC churches throughout Mississippi, Texas, ...

Manager of Church Operations

 This position is responsible for the business affairs of the church, particularly in the areas of finance and administration. Candidates should have strong managerial skills and be passionate about directing the business affairs of the church as they relate to our mission and ministries. Strong computer skills, knowledge of general accounting principles, and the ability to relate well with others are required.  Supervisory experience and associates’ degree (or considerable, directly relevant ...

Seeking a Resident Life Director (RLD)

A bachelor’s degree is preferred, although equivalent experience will be considered.  Residence Life experience is preferred and strong organizational, verbal, and written communication skills are required.  The RLD position is a part-time, 11-month position, from July 1st, 2019 - May 31th, 2020. Hourly wage of $15.00, up to 25 hours a week. Live-in housing provided with a single room on the 1st floor of the residence hall (with students living on 2nd and 3rd floors). Housing includes room, ...

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