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Employment Opportunities

We welcome submissions from ministries
in the West Virginia Conference
but also encourage members
to submit to the United Methodist Church
to reach a broader pool of candidates.

NOW HIRING - Director, Spring Heights Camp and Retreat Center (West Virginia Conference)

The West Virginia Conference is currently seeking applications for a full time Camp Director for Spring Heights Camp and Retreat Center (which includes the mobile camp ministry). Spring Heights is located in Spencer, WV. Salary is $40-50,000 (onsite housing is included) and is a full time position with some travel required throughout the West Virginia Conference.

Learn more, and see how to apply!


NOW HIRING - Administrative Assistant, Congregational Vitality (West Virginia Conference)

The West Virginia Conference is currently seeking applications for a full time Administrative Assistant for Congregational Vitality. This role will support the Director of Congregational Vitality/Co-Director of Connectional Ministries, and also provide support for the connectional ministries staff as needed. To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Jamion Wolford at jwolford@wvumc.org.

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NOW HIRING - Director, New Vision Depot

The West Virginia Conference is currently seeking applications for a part-time (10-15 hours per week) Director for the New Vision Depot. Duties include maintaining the site in addition to disaster relief resources and equipment; working with the Conference Disaster Response Coordinator, Global Ministries team, Director of Connectional Ministries, Bishop, and others. Other duties and information are available in the job description found HERE.

The New Vision Depot is located in Beaver, WV and this position will be based at that site, occasional travel will be required. Please submit your resume along with a brief explanation of why you are interested in this position to Teresa Bellamy via email at tbellamy@wvumc.org.


NOW HIRING - Assistant Director, Morris Enrichment Center

The Assistant Director will work with the Director of the Morris Enrichment Center to provide daily oversight of all aspects of the program. This will include assisting with compliance, staffing, curriculum, budgeting, parent and public relations and other duties as assigned. The Assistant Director will assume all duties and provide program oversight for the Director when the Director is not available.

Education and Experience:
• Minimum of an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education with a minimum of 3 years of experience in early childhood or related field. A bachelor’s degree in early childhood education preferred with a at least one year of education or childhood care experience required. A willingness to pursue additional education if needed.
• Certification in first aid and CPR required; must be maintained by obtaining recertification as necessary or pursue certification prior employment
• Must pass criminal background check.

Please send resume with contact information to rdstonestreet@gmail.com.


NOW HIRING - Director of Youth and Discipleship, St. John UMC (Scott Depot)

The Director of Youth & Discipleship Ministry reports to the Senior Pastor for spiritual and ministry guidance. During a provisional period, a weekly one on one meeting with the pastor will occur. The Senior Pastor, in cooperation with the Staff Parish Relations Committee, provides an annual evaluation of the Youth & Discipleship Minister's performance. The Director of Youth & Discipleship Ministry will be responsible and subject to United Methodist polity and doctrine, informed by the United Methodist Guidelines for Ministry with Young People, local church policy as determined by the Charge Conference, Senior Pastor, and Staff Parish Relations Committee. Participation at the following meetings is required: Weekly Staff Meetings, Church Council, Youth Council, and Conference related Youth meetings.

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NOW HIRING - Accompanist, Beckley Community UMC

Beckley Community UMC is looking for an accompanist to play the organ and/or piano during worship and choir practice.

The most important qualification of the Accompanist is to assist in making the music of the church a ministry to the congregation and see the job as an opportunity to glorify God. The Accompanist, in consultation with the Minister and Worship Committee (Minister, Director of Music, Diaconal Minister and Members) will be expected to perform as part of the overall worship of the church.

Read the full job description and how to apply here.


NOW HIRING - Digital Communications Coordinator, Christ Church UMC

Christ Church is hiring a part-time Digital Communications Coordinator to help our team create
a welcoming and engaging presence on all appropriate digital communications platforms. The successful candidate will work with a team of church leaders, both professional and volunteer, to manage content for our social media presence. While working arrangements are flexible, it will require an average of 10 hours per week.

For information and how to apply, click here.


NOW HIRING - Christian Educator, Christ Church UMC

Christ Church United Methodist in Charleston, WV is accepting applications for either one full-time or two part-time Christian Education and Youth Ministry Positions.

This role is responsible for oversight, provision and coordination of the church’s Children and Youth programs in cooperation with lay volunteers and the lead pastor as well as collaborating with other local United Methodist Churches’ Youth programs.

For information and how to apply, click here.


NOW HIRING - Children's Ministry Director, Mt Pleasant UMC (Mineral Wells)

Role: Leading children into a dynamic relationship with Christ and equipping them to serve.
Job: The primary responsibilities for the Children’s Ministry Director are to create an environment (primarily on Sunday mornings and Sunday nights) where Kids grow in Christ. Currently this is every Sunday morning, 2nd and fourth Sunday nights.
Reports to: Senior Pastor/SPPRC
Hours: 12-15 hours/week to start
Salary: $18/hour minimum

For information and how to apply, click here.