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Employment Opportunities - 2022
 

New England Annual Conference 
Staff Accountant

The New England Annual Conference is seeking a Staff Accountant to work under the supervision of the Controller and assume responsibility for performing basic accounting duties, such as: Analyzing accounts, records, ledgers, and reports for accuracy and validity. This role also prepares/assists in the preparation of various financial reports requiring initiative and investigative skills, as well as assisting with accounts payable, accounts receivables, and payroll functions, 

For detailed information on the position expectations and educational requirements, please download the full job listing. The application closing date: Friday, March 11, 2022

Poughkeepsie United Methodist Church (Mid-Hudson Valley, New York State) 
Coordinator of Children's Ministries
Coordinator of Youth Ministries

Poughkeepsie United Methodist Church (PUMC) seeking a person or persons of faith that are energetic and comfortable working with children and teenagers, for one or both of the following positions: Coordinator of Children's Ministries andCoordinator of Youth Ministries. 
With about 150 active members, PUMC provides opportunities for worship, discipleship, service and fellowship to its community (a blend of rural, suburban and urban settings).  PUMC is a diverse and welcoming community of faith for all people.
Interested candidates should
go here to learn more and download the complete job listing. Responses to should be sent to Staff Parish Relations Committee ggmapaint@gmail.com by March 12, 2022  

United Methodist City Society (New York City)
Executive Director/Chief Executive 
Officer

The United Methodist City Society is seeking an Executive Director who will serve as the chief executive officer of
a far reaching, United Methodist Church-affiliated church support and social service organization. The Executive Director is responsible for the overall operation of the organization, including planning, financial control and personnel administration. He/she administers, directs, and coordinates all activities of the City Society to carry out its objectives for the provision of ministries, work with churches, the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, and local community organizations.

The Search Committee is looking for a person who has a variety of skills, gifts, and experiences such as:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A member of the United Methodist Church
  • A strong faith commitment
  • Graduate degree, Business, Law, Seminary, other, (preferably including an M. Div.)
  • Can convey a vision for the future of the United Methodist City Society
  • Demonstrated successful management experience with an urban organization
  • A successful ability to raise significant funds from individuals, churches, foundations and through government grants.
  • Some experience with real property management, development, improvement and other real estate transactions.
  • Some experience with investment management or oversight.

Please contact Ms. Daffnie Marinez at 212- 870-3084 or via email at dmarinez@umcitysociety.org with questions regarding the application process. Go here for a copy of the complete job description. 

The application deadline is March 2, 2022.


Five Points Mission – Camp Olmsted 

Director of Camp and Retreat Programs 

Name of Organization: Five Points Mission – Camp Olmsted 

Position Title: Director, Camp and Retreat Programs   

Location: Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York

Reports to: Associate Executive Director, United Methodist City Society    

Position Summary: Camp Olmsted is seeking a Director of Camp and Retreat programs to manage both its camping and retreat programs by taking a holistic approach to oversight of both aspects of this ministry to ensure a seamless experience for all campers and retreat season guests.

In this dual role, the Director will be expected to manage two distinct areas:

Olmsted’s Summer Camping Program
During the summer this property hosts both a day camp program and an overnight camp program for children 5-14 years old. 
Olmsted’s Director of Camping and Retreat Programs provides leadership and direction to the summer programs through supervision of staff, development of program ideas, communication and engagement with parents, ensuring administrative compliance, etc. This aspect of the position requires residence on the camp property in Cornwall-on-Hudson throughout the summer. 

Olmsted’s Year-Round Retreat Program 
During the off season, Olmsted’s facilities are open to churches, faith communities, not-for-profits, family groups and others for workshops, retreats, reunions, and other large gatherings. 
Olmsted’s Director of Camping and Retreat Programs oversees all matters related to the facility’s readiness to receive groups. Responsibilities include, being in touch with prospective retreat groups; sending out reservation information; ensuring contracts are completed and insurance is secured; managing event details, coordinating on-site staff, menu development, preparing invoices, and collecting payment. This aspect of the position requires that the Director of Camp and Retreat Programs visit the property at least once a week. Working out of the main office in Manhattan (located at 475 Riverside Drive) when not on site is an option. 

A Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. At least three years of supervisory experience required. Go here to download and review the complete job description with qualifications.

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience to acallender@umcitysociety.org.  No phone calls please. 

The start date for the position is March 2022. Salary is commensurate with experience. 

 

Grace United Methodist Church (Valley Stream, NY)
Director of Children and Youth Ministries (Part-time) 

Grace United Methodist Church in Valley Stream, New York is seeking a Director of Children and Youth Ministries. This will be a paid, part-time position of approximately 15 hours per week. This tech-savvy person will direct our Sunday School for children ages pre-K through eighth grade, currently remote via Zoom with plans to resume in-person programs soon. The director is also tasked with revitalizing our youth ministry for youth in middle and high school. In addition, this person will be responsible for directing Vacation Bible School for a week in the summer. We are looking for someone who has a strong background in the teachings of the United Methodist Church who can guide the spiritual growth of our children and youth and engage them in fellowship, educational, and mission activities. 

If you are interested in the position, please contact gracevsny@aol.com for a complete job description. Please send a resume that highlights your experience working with children and youth and your educational and theological background, along with a statement of why you would like to be Director of Children and Youth Ministries, to the Grace SPPR Committee at gracevsny@aol.com by December 10, 2021.

 

St. Paul United Methodist Church (Louisville, KY)
Full-Time Director of Youth Ministry 

The full-time Director of Youth Ministry will have a passion for working with youth and their families. They will develop, schedule, and supervise the full range of ministries related to our youth in grades 7th-12th  (approx. 50 students). Furthermore, this individual will embody the mission of St. Paul UMC where we are a multi-generational congregation of loving and imperfect people. At St. Paul you will find a safe and open congregation where we experience the love of God and grow as followers of Jesus Christ. 

Description of Duties:

  • Coordinate/plan and lead group activities and lessons on a regular weekly schedule. This includes (but not limited to) Sunday mornings, Sunday Nights, and Wednesday nights.
  • Develop, implement, and teach age-appropriate curriculum to support and encourage the spiritual growth of students.
  • Make yourself available to the youth in a variety of ways including, but not limited to, office hours, coffee shop visits, attendance at extracurricular activities, visitation during tough times.
  • Lead a supportive Youth Ministry Team as well as recruit, train and manage a team of adult volunteers for youth activities.
  • Effectively communicate with students, parents, church staff, lay leadership, St. Paul congregation and the community as a whole via a variety of media that includes (but not limited to) email, texting apps (i.e. Remind), e-mail systems (i.e. MailChimp), Facebook, Instagram, and print media (i.e. flyers, newsletters).
  • Partner and work collaboratively with pastoral team, church staff, and lay leadership to integrate the youth ministries with St. Paul UMC as a whole.
  • Plan, implement, and maintain a budget.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2+ years leadership/organizational experience.
  • 3+ years volunteering or working with teenagers.

Generous benefits package including insurance, holiday pay and paid time off. Please visit the church website for a more detailed job description. Have questions? Please contact Rev. Dustin Woods at Dustin@stpaulchurchky.org


Jesse Lee Memorial United Methodist Church (Ridgefield, CT)
Director of Christian Education Ministry (Pre-K to 12th Grade) 

The Director of Christian Education Ministry serves as the spiritual and organizational leader for programs, activities, and fellowship for children and youth. He/She provides vision and goals for the which align with the broader mission of Jesse Lee Church and the needs of the congregation.

The Director of Christian Education Ministry will strategize and implement effective ministry programs.  The work includes casting a vision for how we, as a congregation, will collaborate to form and nurture disciples at every age and stage of life so that they may grow in faith and put love into practice – a Wesleyan emphasis on the Christian life and social holiness. This is a full-time position and includes working on weekends, and likely one evening a week. Detailed information on this position and how to apply is available here on the Jesse Lee website.  


Drew University Theological School (Madison, New Jersey) 
Assistant Teaching Professor in Latinx Ministry

Drew University Theological School is seeking applications for a renewable contract teaching position in any aspect of Theological Studies, with focus and experience in Latin American/Latinx communities and ministries. The position, beginning in the 2021-2022 academic year, is best suited for an engaging scholar-teacher with a demonstrated ability and commitment to mentoring masters-level students pursuing ministerial vocations in congregations, social advocacy, and chaplaincy settings. Appointment will be as Assistant Teaching Professor in a subject area appropriate to the candidate’s field. The teaching load for this position is equivalent to five courses distributed over the academic year. For more information and to apply, please see the complete listing here. 
Questions about the position should be directed to Rev. Dr. J. Terry Todd via email at jtodd@drew.edu
 

Butler Memorial UMC (Bronx, New York) 
Director of Music

Butler Memorial United Methodist Church has an open position for a Director of Music. All applicants should have a Bachelors' degree with a music major or minor and or a minimum of three-years of related experience. Go here to download the full job description. Qualified applicants are invited to apply by emailing a CV/Resume to: butlerspprc@gmail.com