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.


published 10/12/2020
As Visionary, the Creative Director will work alongside ministry directors to establish and expand visions of the ministries and how they will be communicated to church and community find unique ways that God has gifted our church and creatively utilize those gifts for maximum reach in our community look to the future – regularly evaluate and update our creative processes, content, and the church brand as needed, to appeal to and stay relevant with our target demographic remain current ...

DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN’S MINISTRY (First United Methodist Church Bossier)

published 10/5/2020
Additional Information: ·       Full time position, currently open ·       Continue, develop and grow our ministry with children, from infants through older elementary, and transitioning into the Youth Ministry ·       Work with other age level ministries staff and laity ·       Work with Children's Council, Church Council and other related groups ·       Plan, implement and evaluate Children's Ministry programs and events, such as Vacation Bible School, seasonal events (Fall Festival), Sunday ...

Director of Children's Ministry at St. Paul United Methodist Church

published 10/2/2020
  The Essential Functions of this Position Include: ·        Connect children and families with Jesus through hand-on educational and social activities ·        Exemplify Christian character through prayer, spiritual discipline, honesty and integrity ·        Teach United Methodist beliefs, doctrines, traditions, and social principles (candidates from other denominations are accepted as long as they are willing to learn) ·        Implement age-appropriate, safe, and fun activities focused on ...

Director of Student Ministry (Asbury United Methodist Church - Birmingham, AL)

published 10/2/2020
Asbury United Methodist Church is a dynamic congregation that is vibrant and healthy.  Our Church family worships around 1,200 on Sundays and ministers to an average of 175 students. Asbury is deeply committed to being a part of the United Methodist Church and being a place that is open to all people. Asbury is a very generous congregation and commits to giving at least 10% of its total annual income directly to mission and service.      This position is ideal for a person who is building a ...


published 10/1/2020
CHURCH POSITION – DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRY     This person must be able to lead music for congregational worship, direct the chancel choir and give oversight for music ministry to children and youth.  Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: Shiloh United Methodist Church, 2394 Shiloh Rd., Pelahatchie, MS 39145, attention PPRC, or email to pastor@shilohunitedmethodist.org.


published 9/23/2020
  A successful applicant for the position must have a deep faith, a knowledge of the Scriptures, gifts for leadership and organization, and the ability to commit to Sunday morning & evening worship, Wednesday evening youth meetings, ability to be available to youth, and support other special events to include weekly coordination meetings and up to quarterly planning sessions. A Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to youth ministry is preferable but not required. This is a part-time job with a ...

Director of Student Ministries Cullman First United Methodist Church

published 9/16/2020
Education: An associate degree is required. A Bachelor’s degree in areas related to student ministry is preferred. Annual continuing education in student ministry is required. Knowledge and full agreement with United Methodist doctrine is required. Personal development courses maybe required to support the individuals growth as leader and minister.   Responsibilities and Accountabilities: Make disciples of Jesus Christ as evidenced by life change Build relationships with students, parents, ...

Associate Director of Children’s Ministry (Asbury United Methodist Church – Birmingham, AL)

published 9/15/2020
 This is a flexible, full time job, with benefits! If you love to lead children in an environment where their faith can grow, this is the job for you! Visit www.asburyonline.org/workatasbury to read the full job description. For more information or to submit a letter of interest and resume, contact David Miller, Church Coordinator at david@asburyonline.org.

Graduate Resident Youth Minister-TN, TX, MS, AL, KY, LA, GA, FL

published 9/10/2020
CYMT offers regional campuses in Tennessee and Texas through partnerships with Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Partner churches are from multiple denominations within a four-hour radius of Nashville, TN and Austin, TX. Acceptance to the program is competitive, as the cohort spots are limited in each region. The cost to the resident is only $2,000 for the 3-year program, with discounts for early acceptance (Nov 15). Graduate Residents will receive: Full scholarship for tuition, books,...

Seeking a full-time Director of Student Ministries

published 9/10/2020
 The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated passion for student ministry and spiritual formation, organizational gifts, and the ability to inspire volunteer teams to serve as part of this important ministry effort. Application deadline: October 23, 2020. For more information, visit prov.church/employment. To apply, please send a completed application and resume via email to myoungman@prov.church.

Urgently Hiring: Child Care Director

published 9/1/2020
Qualifications 1. Be at least 21 years old 2. Have FBI fingerprint Back ground check 3. CPR certified 4. Associate or Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education or 2 years of paid experience with a current CDA 5. 3 years of relevant experience is preferred     Job Description Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Assure that all state regulations are followed on a daily basis Manage day-to-day activities at a preschool Create instructional resources for use in the classroom ...

Director of Communications (Asbury United Methodist Church Birmingham)

published 8/26/2020
The Digital Engagement Manager is responsible for ensuring that digital channels are consistent with the vision and mission of Asbury United Methodist Church This creative and self-driven individual works closely with the Director of Communications and church leadership to effectively utilize digital tools to build awareness and community. The ideal candidate will provide editing support of written and visual content to maintain consistency of language and branding across all Asbury digital and ...

320 Briarwood Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
or use our contact form
Sign up now
The Mississippi Annual Conference—empowered by love, generosity, justice and apprenticeship—forms spiritual leaders, faith communities and connections so more disciples of Jesus Christ transform the world.