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.

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
 The Director will manage the CEC staff, administer fiscal operations and ensure compliance with all applicable governmental regulations. The position requires a Bachelor of Science (BS) or Bachelor of Arts (BA) BS in early childhood education is highly desired. Minimum GPA requirement: 3.0.  2-3 years experience required (either in child care or director/management).    

Children's Minister (Part Time) Minor Memorial UMC

published 1/22/2019
This is a new position being created for a ministry which has previously been run by volunteers. Our hope is to find a Children’s Minister who, in addition to programming, can build a team of volunteers that can work within a unified vision of helping children in our community begin a meaningful relationship with Jesus Christ and grow as disciples of Jesus.  The potential for growth, both numerically and spiritually, is limitless, but we need someone with the time, passion, and enthusiasm to ...

Youth Minister (Part Time) Minor Memorial UMC

published 1/22/2019
  The Youth Minister will work with youth from junior high through the transition to college years.  Candidates should have a passion for helping teenagers grow as disciples of Christ.  Situated in close proximity to both Lake Cormorant and Horn Lake schools, the community outreach possibilities are tremendous for the Youth Ministry of Minor Memorial UMC. Candidates must have a personal commitment to, and enthusiasm for, the Christian faith and possess a unique sense of calling to work with ...

Associate Director of Middle School Student Ministry/Outreach

published 1/19/2019
 We are looking for a passionate, Christ-loving leader to join our large student ministry team, that desires to partner with parents to foster lifelong faith while also reaching out to students currently outside of the church.The Associate Director is responsible for implementing and participating in Student Ministry programs while providing Christian guidance to middle school students. This is a full-time position which reports to the Director of Student Ministries.    Requirements & Attributes...

Director of Youth Ministry Dothan FUMC

published 1/17/2019
The Director of Youth Ministry will recruit, develop, equip, and lead youth and volunteers in meaningful discipleship. As a committed follower of Jesus Christ, the Director will lead our youth ministry in a way that is both fun and faith forming.  We have a great space for youth ministry with a wide variety of opportunities for creative ministry.    This position is a salaried position with benefits. Direct inquiries or resumes with references to Pamela at pamela@fumcdothan.org.   

Children/Youth Program Director

published 1/10/2019
The Director will be responsible for motivating and leading children in spiritual formation activities.   Requirements include:  • Leading with emotional and spiritual maturity  • Being creative and organized  • Demonstrating strong oral and written communication skills  • Proficient in the use of social media    Position Qualifications:  • Associate’s Degree in Youth Education preferred  • Experience in Children/Youth Ministry preferred    Website: http://eastlawnumc.org/  Send resume to office...

Director of Youth Ministry and Coordinator of Contemporary Worship

published 1/8/2019
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church (http://www.mountpleasantumc.org/) is a community of faith in McLeansville, North Carolina, that strives to represent the love of Christ in the community and beyond. This dynamic church is seeking a hybrid, full-time role: Director of Youth Ministry and Coordinator of Contemporary Worship. With nearly 800 members in this missionally focused congregation, t​his is a unique opportunity to bring a high level of passion and energy for building and strengthening...

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, ...

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