The Communications and Alumni Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Director of Development and President by preparing correspondence, first drafts of foundation proposals and reports, news releases, copy for the development and alumni portions of the College website. In addition the Coordinator is the primary support person for College events involving the development office. Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:
--Create compelling, competitive, and timely proposals through by engaging in productive interactions with senior administrators.
--Assists in the development of strategies and content for constituent engagement through the use of social media, websites, and press releases.
--Develops and prepares persuasive donor appeals.
--Drafts correspondence materials such as inquiries, acknowledgments, and donor reports.
--Will research and manage an active portfolio of foundation prospects
--Prepares foundation profiles and maintains up-to-date information on foundations.
--Will work with the Director of Development on effective foundation stewardship.
--Provide support for the Alumni Association
--Work with Alumni Association to maintain accurate record database
--Assist in the development and implementation of alumni engagement strategies
--Support for Development Team
--Attend department meetings and other staff meetings, as required
--Other duties as assigned that benefit the College
--BachelorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s degree required in Communications, Marketing, Literature, or related field
--Possess excellent oral, written communication skills
--Position requires ability to meet tight, and sometime concurrent deadlines
--Understanding of social media and emerging trends in social engagement
--Commitment to donor relations and confidentiality
--Be effective in working relationships with a broad range of individuals
--Be a service oriented team player with the ability to be productive without close supervision
--Grant writing experience preferred
--Understanding of Associated Press standards of writing
--Working knowledge of foundations
--Proficient use of Raisers Edge preferred
Office environment with minimum 25 lbs lifting required. Late afternoon, evenings and weekend work required as needed.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and three references to:
Director of Development
c/o Development Search
501 College Street
Cuthbert, GA 39840
Andrew College is a small, residential, two-year college related to The United Methodist Church. Its mission is to provide an academically challenging liberal arts curriculum within a nurturing community. In keeping with its Christian heritage, Andrew College provides an environment which prepares students for further study at a senior college and which enables them to understand themselves as persons of responsibility and potential within a global community.
Andrew College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, creed, national origin, or disability in its employment policies.
Do you have a passion to communicate Godâ€™s love and saving grace through music? Are you someone who can create an experience that would help transform skeptics and seekers into worshippers and believers? Can you use and direct the use of contemporary music, multimedia, and other visual expressions to express worship? Do you play piano and/or guitar? Can you recruit and lead a worship team? If so, The Well would like you to be our worship leader. Weâ€™re a new church start in Macon whose mission is born out of the story of Jesus and the Samaritan woman at the well. Grow with us from part time or interim position to full time ministry!
â€œâ€¦. for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks.â€ John 4:23
Come to the Well!
Rev. Sue Jackson, Pastor
6258 Thomaston Dr.
Macon, Ga 31220
The Wrens UMC is recieving resumes and inquiries for the position of youth and children's director. Salary negitiable based on esperience. Salary package includes housing. Contact the church office at 706-547-6577 for more information.
The Richmond Hill United Methodist Church (RHUMC) is seeking a full-time Contemporary Worship Coordinator to establish, form, and grow a contemporary worship service. The ideal candidate should be called by God to this type of ministry, be people oriented, dynamic, and possess sufficient musical, speaking, organizational and technological skills to schedule, arrange, and direct all aspects of a contemporary worship service. This individual should have the ability to recruit, train, and lead a worship team and oversee audio-visual presentations necessary to facilitate the worship service, including song lyrics, scripture, and liturgical texts. All logistical considerations for the worship service will be the responsibility of the Contemporary Worship Coordinator, in consultation with the senior pastor. This individual also has responsibility for the development of small group ministries to serve the needs and build a strong sense of community among those who participate in the contemporary worship service. The Contemporary Worship Coordinator works under the leadership of the senior pastor and participates, assists, or leads any task as assigned by the senior pastor.
--A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing personal relationship with Him.
--A minimum of 4 years experience leading contemporary worship, vocalists, and musicians. Must also have experience recruiting, training and leading a praise band.
--Ability to play guitar and/or piano and possess a broad Contemporary Christian Music repertoire.
--Strong vocal skills.
--Experienced media skills with an understanding of the latest trends and various options to leverage media in order to facilitate worship.
--Superior organizational, administrative and computer skills
--Must have a heart for ministry and the ability to interact with all types of people related to the ministry including strong interpersonal skills with sound judgment, flexibility, and the ability to deal with conflict with grace and tact.
--Must support the overall mission and ministries of Richmond Hill United Methodist Church with prayers, presence, gifts, service and witness.
--A background in the United Methodist Church is not required, but would be considered a plus.
32 passenger motor coach with Freightliner chassis, 7.3 Cummins diesel engine, Allison automatic transmission, electric entry door, tilt wheel, cruise control, accident free, under 44,000 miles. Full Inspection completed January 2013 with the following results: Mechanical Inspection Report shows good engine, no smoke/leaks, good brakes, good transmission, good steering/handling, new tires in 2011. Interior Inspection Report shows good cloth seats, good rubber floor, no leaks, A/C & heater system functioning properly (35,000 BTU rear unit, serviced 2010). Exterior Inspection Report shows good paint, slightly faded graphics, no rust, all doors functioning properly, needs rear bumper straightened. More photos available upon request. $22,000 or best offer.
Director of Youth Ministry
Maples Memorial United Methodist Church
8745 Goodman Road * Olive Branch, MS 38654
Maples Memorial United Methodist Church is a growing 1200 member congregation located in the growing community of Olive Branch, MS, a suburb of Memphis, TN.
Position: Director of Youth Ministry Status: Full-Time
General Purpose of Position:
To build young disciples of Jesus Christ by providing leadership in partnership with the Youth Ministry Team (YMT), implementing a comprehensive approach to youth ministry while utilizing directional guides established in consultation with Youth Ministry Architects. Areas of importance include: worship, group-building, discipleship, outreach and mission. This person will serve as both a spiritual leader and role model, as well.
There shall be a comprehensive approach to the development and implementation of the youth ministry at all levels of the UMC and in all ministry areas of the local church. This comprehensive approach is based on the understanding of the primary task of youth ministry to:
-love youth Ã¢â‚¬Å“where they areÃ¢â‚¬Â
-encourage youth in developing their relationship with Jesus Christ
-provide youth with opportunities for spiritual nurture and growth
-challenge them to respond to GodÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s call to serve in the community and world
-help integrate youth into the life of the congregation
--Direct and work alongside a CYMT part-time student staff-member
--Advocate for youth by educating the congregation and parents of the hopes, concerns and needs of youth in the church and community. And educate youth of the concerns and needs of the church and the community.
--Support and guide the work of the Youth Ministry Team through visioning, goal-setting and evaluating the process, regularly
Monthly sessions with student leaders and YMT are expected.
--Recruit and train volunteers in all aspects of youth ministry while ensuring adequate volunteer support.
--In partnership with YMT, coordinate Sunday school curriculum for youth (grades 6-12) and recruit teachers. Teaching Sunday school as needed
--Coordinate and teach Confirmation Classes in partnership with the pastors; providing leadership for confirmands, mentors, and parents beyond confirmation class times.
--Develop a strategic youth outreach plan which includes follow-up for guests and offers hospitality to the community.
--Communicate with youth and parents regularly, using all available media resources.
--Attend and participate in weekly staff meetings
--Be available to youth in a variety of ways, i.e. lunch at schools, attending extracurricular activities/events, etc.
--Ensure that Safe Sanctuary practices are in place and practiced
--A vocationally called person who is passionate about ministry with youth providing Christ-centered, Biblically-guided leadership for youth ministries, in the context of the mission and ministry of The United Methodist Church
--Bachelor's degree required; professional certification in youth ministry in The United Methodist church a plus
--A minimum of 3 years full-time experience in a lead youth director position
--Must have a vision and a demonstrated ability to plan, develop, coordinate, manage and implement a youth ministry program.
--Must possess a proven ability to work effectively with youth and teams of adult volunteers
--Effective communication skills, both oral and written, are expected
--Computer/technology knowledge required
Salary and Desired Start Date:
--Salary will be commensurate with experience and proven leadership ability in youth ministry
--We desire the chosen applicant to begin ministry June 1, 2013
How to apply:
--Submit a cover letter with resume accompanied by educational background, employment history, references and vision for youth ministry to:
Lynn Johnston: email@example.com
Or mail to: Lynn Johnston - P.O. Box 213 -Olive Branch, MS 38654
Accompanist/Choir Director needed. Duties would include playing the piano for the one worship service per week, directing the choir, and working with special activities/services throughout the year that require accompaniment. Salary dependent upon education and experience.
Statesboro First United Methodist Church is accepting resumes for a part-time children's ministries assistant. This position is designed to assist the director of children's ministries with planning and organizing Sunday morning and Wednesday evening ministry activities, along with planning and implementing special seasonal events. This is a 20 hour/week position and requires a heart for building a foundation that will lead children to know and grow with Christ. Please submit resume and references to Rachel Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org
Director of Music and Worship â€“ First UMC of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
First United Methodist Church of Fort Walton Beach, Fla. is seeking a gifted and dedicated Christian to serve as Director of Music and Worship. This is a full-time staff position that directs and guides the music ministries of the church. These include music for traditional services with chancel choir as well as a more contemporary â€œancient-futureâ€ worship service with praise band.
Please send resume with salary expectations to:
First United Methodist Church
103 First Street, S.E.
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Attn: Senior Pastor
(Video presentations of candidateâ€™s work would be welcomed.)
Dalton First United Methodist Church 500 S. Thornton Avenue Dalton, GA 30720 706.278.8494 Director of Music Ministries Full-time position for 1500-member downtown Dalton church. Responsibilities include planning and preparation of choral music for two weekly Sunday morning services, a Wednesday evening rehearsal and supervising graded children and youth choir program. Our sanctuary has a 1982 Austin organ, opus 2668, which contains 48 ranks, three manuals and pedal. The Great/Pedal divisions are exposed while the Swell/Choir divisions are under expression. In 2008, Parkey OrganBuilders created a new console for the instrument. Musical excellence is encouraged and expected. Candidate should hold a degree in music. Supervisory skills and collaborative approach to worship recommended. Please submit current salary and benefits information and salary requirements along with a confidential resume to: email@example.com.
SPEEDEWELL United Methodist Church is seeking a part-time Youth Coordinator. Flexible schedule, 15-20 hour per week. Compensation $10,000 a year. Interested persons please contact Olympia Hamilton, 912-920-0531 or 912-224-6672 Yvonne Oglesby, 912-355-5535. Position available immediately.
The Savannah District Wesley Foundation Board of Directors is looking for a Campus Coordinator for Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, GA. It is a part-time position with expectations of 20
hours/week. Requirements: Passion for and experience in ministry with young adults; Understanding of Wesleyan/UM theology and polity.
The campus coordinator will: coordinate campus ministry activities including weekly worship services, meetings and other programming;
collaborate with and empower the student leadership team; establish a ministry of presence on campus; encourage students' spiritual growth and equip them for ministry leadership; build positive relationships with staff and faculty; participate in monthly gathering of campus religious leaders; connect with local churches (through weekly meals, "church hops," presentations at local churches, fund and friend-raising, etc.); attend UM campus ministry continuing education events; connect students with UM events and mission opportunities; work closely with the Wesley Foundation Board and the Savannah District Office and District Superintendent; attend all Wesley Foundation Board meetings; and complete all annual reports required by the Georgia Commission of Higher Education. Compensation: $1300/month. To apply or need more information, please contact the Chair of the Board, the Rev. Michael Culbreth (912-352-7134) or the Savannah District Superintendent, the Rev. Mike Huling (912-352-7867). Mail all correspondence to Savannah District Office at 106 Lee Blvd. Savannah, GA 31405.
We are seeking a talented part-time Organist for Worship in a music program featuring choirs for adults, youth, children and hand bells. Degree in music with emphasis in organ preferred, as is a minimum 3-5 years work experience in service playing. Two traditional Sunday morning worship services are held in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church in Dothan, AL and focus on liturgy, prayers, preaching, and music in a variety of styles from classical to gospel. Since there is already a piano accompanist for the choir, duty is primarily limited to Sunday morning Worship and only occasional Wednesday night rehearsal.
Submit resume, references and recordings to:
Director of Music and Communication
First United Methodist Church
1380 West Main Street
334.793.3555 x 229
This is a full-time, permanent, paid position.
Description: The Assistant Director assists the Director of Youth Ministries to develop and implement a vision for youth ministry that encourages and challenges youth and their families to become disciples of Christ.
The Assistant Director of Youth Ministries will:
--Build relationships with youth and their families
--Lead, plan, and teach weekly programs, Bible studies, retreats, and mission trips
--Assist with worship leadership
--Provide care to youth, their families, and members of the congregation
Salary commensurate with experience. Health insurance, retirement, and other benefits available. Application deadline is June 10, 2013.
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or Robin Kersey, SFUMC, PO Box 2048, Statesboro GA 30459. Drug Free Workplace
Part Time Position Opening (20 hr. week): Director of Children and Family Ministries at College Place United Methodist Church in Brunswick, GA. Need experienced person with strong background in Christianity, to build and lead the children's ministry, meeting the diverse needs of children and their families while helping them grow a deeper understanding of God and the church. Works approximately 20 hrs/wk, incl. Sundays & some Saturdays. Min. 2 yr. experience in early childhood education. Competence in computer skills. Experience In planning, organizing, and implementing children's programs. Experience - recruiting, training, and working with volunteers and paid staff. Experience in relating to and motivating children and parents. Maintain all aspects of confidential information and position is subject to background checks and drug testing. The Director of Children and Family Ministries is supervised and directly responsible to the pastor. Full job description at www.collegeplaceumc.org Salary information upon request. E-mail cover letter and resume to Randy Ashurst, Lay Leader, at: email@example.com
This part-time position is responsible for planning, coordinating and supervising the church music ministries, including all programs and all music staff and volunteer leaders. Primary direct responsibility is for the adult choir and special and seasonal programs. Music degree preferred. Complete job description is available on the church website or by contacting the church office, firstname.lastname@example.org or 478-922-0211. Start date of June 24, 2013.
Diverse, multi-cultural, vibrant, and growing church which has doubled its size in 18 months to 500 in worship attendance seeks a Discipleship Pastor. This pastor will provide staff support to shepherd and equip the congregation in the area of discipleship ministries. This person would be responsible for adult Sunday school, small groups, and Bible studies. They would provide both direction and leadership development training for all adult discipleship efforts coordinating, implementing, and growing a comprehensive discipleship development program for the congregation which will include new member assimilation. They would be a part of a growing ministry team and would assist the Lead Pastor with pastoral care concerns for the congregation. We have two contemporary services (English and Spanish), two traditional worship services in English, and one worship service called Soul Food that is part of our Food Pantry ministry. Submit resume' along with salary requirements.
No phone calls please!
Bonita Turton, SPRC Chair
First United Methodist Church
P. O. Box 871
Cordele, GA 31010
Trinity United Methodist Church in Prattville, Alabama is receiving applications for the position of full-time student minister. The student (youth) minister would be responsible for leading ministry to teenaged youth aged seventh through twelfth grades. Trinity is a growing congregation with a ministry to 40-60 teenagers in the growing community of Prattville, just outside of Montgomery, Alabama. Interested persons contact Mrs. Rhonda Sibley at email@example.com.
Play piano and direct choir for a Sunday Worship Service where shorts & flip-flops are welcome attire!
Trinity Chapel United Methodist Church seeks a part-time choir director to lead our chancel choir and congregation in traditional music worship. With 100+ attendees each Sunday and a choir of a dozen or so, our church is located on Tybee Island, a beautiful barrier island near historic Savannah, Georgia. The choir director will grow our music ministry by planning a variety of music for our 11:00 a.m. Sunday service and seasonal services; actively recruiting and training choir members and other musicians; and collaborating with the pastor, music and worship teams to create inspiring worship. Experience in leading choral music, piano playing, and congregational singing needed.
Please send resume to
Trinity Chapel United Methodist Church
P.O. Box 378
Tybee Island, GA 31328
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