Job Opportunities
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – New Life UMC has an immediate opening for a part-time youth director. Previous ministry and/or relative education preferred. Send resume to New Life UMC, 7921 Millertown Pike, Knoxville, TN 37924, or call the Rev. Don Watkins at (865) 546-5153 - 8/9/04.

WYTHEVILLE, Va. – St. Paul United Methodist Church, Wytheville, VA, seeks part-time Youth Director. Send letter of application and resume to St. Paul UMC, 330 Church St., Wytheville, VA 24382 Attention: Dr. William F. Snyder. - 7/29/04

CLINTON, Tenn. – Part-time organist/music director position available at Memorial UMC. Compensation is negotiable, based on training and experience.  Call (865) 457-2287 Monday through Thursday during the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to set up an interview. - 7/21/04

OOLTEWAH, Tenn. – Ooltewah UMC seeks director of children’s ministry. Candidate should have proven competency in volunteer recruitment and development, administration, and leadership. A bachelor’s degree plus three years leadership experience in a children’s ministry is required. Submit resume by email.

ATHENS, Tenn. – Keith Memorial UMC is seeking a worship leader for new contemporary worship service. This is a part-time position. Contact Rev. Mike Hubble, P. O. Box 1, Athens, TN 37371-0001, (423) 745-2612, or email.

MARION, Va. – First Marion UMC seeks a part-time organist. Weekly responsibilities include two Sunday morning worship services and a rehearsal. Occasional responsibilities include accompanying other ensembles and playing for funerals or weddings. Candidates should exhibit skills at playing a two-manual pipe organ. Contact: Rex Rachel, director of music, First UMC, 115 South Church Street, Marion, VA 24354, phone (276) 783-5194, email.

SWEETWATER, Tenn. – First Sweetwater UMC seeks a part-time music director. Duties include overseeing the overall music ministry and directing the chancel choir. Experience in praise and worship would also be helpful. Send resume to: First UMC, 501 Church Street, Sweetwater, TN 37874. Attn: Carl Oaks.

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Brentwood UMC, a 5,600-member church located in a suburb south of Nashville, seeks a full-time associate youth minister. Candidates should have at least three years experience in youth ministry. Salary is commensurate with experience. For more information, go to Applications are due by July 1. Contact: Dietrich "Deech" Kirk, Brentwood, UMC, (615) 370-4400,

MARYVILLE, Tenn. – Middlesettlements UMC is looking for personnel to fill two part-time, paid positions as a worship leader/youth choir director and a musician (keyboard/piano). Contact Rex Rogers at (865) 984-6906 or Rev. Joe Black at (865) 982-4799.

PINEY FLATS, Tenn. – Piney Flats UMC just outside of Johnson City is looking for a piano and/or organ player just for the summer months (June and July). Responsibilities include Sunday morning worship and one choir rehearsal a month (rehearsal time flexible). Contact the Rev. Laura Rasor at (423) 538-7816.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The General Board of Discipleship seeks a director of evangelism ministries. Application deadline is May 20. Persons wishing to make inquiries or nominations should contact: Human Resources, General Board of Discipleship, P.O. Box 340003, Nashville, TN 37203-0003, e-mail or phone (877) 899-2780, ext. 7100.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Immediate opening for full-time director of youth and young adults. Prior experience as a youth director leading a program of 50 or more youth is desirable. Salary and benefits commensurate with education, skills and experience. Send resume and coverletter to: First Farragut UMC, 12733 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37922, Attn: Staff Parish Committee. Fax (865) 675-4435. E-mail Steve Smith

OOLTEWAH, Tenn. – Ooltewah UMC is seeking a part-time, Spirit-lead person to oversee all facets of the children’s ministries. Three years leadership experience or educational equivalent in a Christian environment is required. Contact: Pastor, Ooltewah UMC, 6131 Relocation Way , Ooltewah, TN 37363. Send e-mail

BLUFF CITY, Tenn. - Bluff City UMC, between Bristol and Johnson City, is seeking an additional organist/pianist to enhance our music program and to fill in when our current musician is out of town. We are proud of our strong music program and are looking to make additions, which will also include an up and coming Praise and Worship Service to start this fall. Anyone interested please call the Rev. Karen Albers at (423) 538-7822.

SEYMOUR, Tenn. – Seymour UMC is seeking a director of youth ministries. Preference given to candidates with a bachelor's degree and experience. Salary and benefits are based on qualifications. Send resume to Seymour UMC, P.O. Box 171, Seymour, TN 37865, or by e-mail.

BRISTOL, Va. – Church needs worship leader to move contemporary service to the next level. Part-time position. Salary negotiable. If interested contact Reynolds Memorial UMC, 327 W. Mary Street, Bristol, VA 24201. Telephone: (276) 669-1134. Please direct all inquiries to the pastor.

POWELL, Tenn. – Powell UMC seeks a music/worship leader. Must be willing to be a team player. Can be full-time or part-time. Traditional, blended and contemporary music. Call (865) 938-2741 or send resume to PUMC, Choir/Music, 323 W. Emory Road, Powell, TN 37849.

HOLSTON United Methodist Home for Children is in need of loving, dedicated, Christian homes to become part of our foster care ministry. Our foster parents receive 24-hour support, monthly training, and monthly reimbursement for providing hope and healing to foster children. Call Tonia Parlier, foster parent recruiter trainer, at 423-787-8768 or 423-952-2290.


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