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 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
Hazel Green United Methodist Church in Hazel Green, Alabama is seeking a full-time Music Director who will be responsible for overseeing the traditional music ministries. In addition to the overall responsibility for the traditional music ministry, this person directly leads the adult, youth, and handbell choirs for the 8:30 am, 11:00 am, and 6:30 pm worship services each Sunday, and the corresponding practice sessions for each.  The position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Music or equivalent ...

Mississippi Delta Gleaning Assistant– Part Time at Society of St. Andrew (SoSA)

published 5/23/2017
Mississippi Gleaning Assistant Contract   Title: Mississippi Delta Gleaning Assistant– Part Time   Basic Function: To assist in coordinating the gleaning efforts, in the Mississippi Delta area, for the Society of St. Andrew (SoSA). Jun-Aug: (a) recruit growers to donate crops (b) recruit groups/individuals to volunteer to glean the produce (c) lead gleaning events and (d) coordinate the delivery of the produce to agencies that serve the poor.   Specific Duties and Responsibilities: Identify ...

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 ...

Director of Youth Ministries at Mountain Chapel UMC,

published 5/11/2017
STATUS: Full-time exempt (salaried, not eligible for overtime) REPORTS TO: Pastor   POSITION SUMMARY The Director of Youth Ministry is responsible for leading and bringing the Church’s ministry and values to youth (grades 7-12) and families, providing leadership and implementing a safe, nurturing intergenerational program for youth by: Building personal relationships with the youth of Mountain Chapel United Methodist Church. Encouraging youth to live out their faith within their family, all ...

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 ...

Part-time Pianist at Magee First UMC, Magee, MS

published 5/8/2017
Magee FUMC is seeking a part-time pianist to accompany a weekly Sunday morning service and a weekly Wednesday night sanctuary choir rehearsal. Prior church-related music service is preferred. Audition required. Please send resumes to the church at P.O. Box 661, Magee, MS 39111 or e-mail to firstumcmagee@bellsouth.net.  

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 ...