Job Opportunities
(In most cases, recent submissions appear first.)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Director of Finance Services/Conference Treasurer for Holston Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in accounting/finance. MBA or CPA certificate preferred. Minimum 5 years experience in accounting/finance field at a United Methodist church, conference, college, or similar institution. Must have working knowledge of the UMC structure and agencies and demonstrate comprehension of church pension and health benefit plans and computer technology. Responsible for $15 million budget and $40 million reserve fund. Multiple professional staff supervisory experience required. Salary and benefits commensurate with education and experience. Send resume to MFT, c/o Office of Resident Bishop, P.O. Box 32939, Knoxville, TN 37930-2939, or email on or before Sept. 1. - 7/12/06

PEARISBURG, Va. — First Pearisburg UMC seeks a part-time youth director. Benefits include a $12,000 annual stipend, laptop computer, and cell phone, if needed. A Class IB Commercial Drivers License is desirable. Send resume and references to: Rev. Ronnie Mutter, First Pearisburg UMC, P.O. Box 400, Pearisburg, VA 24134. For more information, call (540) 921-1021 or visit - 8/23/06

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Christ UMC seeks a part-time director of children's ministries. Call (865) 922-1412 or send resume to: Christ UMC, 7535 Maynardville Highway, Knoxville, TN 37938. - 8/23/06

PINEY FLATS, Tenn. — Piney Flats UMC seeks a part-time choir director, beginning in September. Send inquiries to: Rev. Laura Rasor, 355 Piney Flats Road, Piney Flats, TN 37686, telephone (423) 538-6937, e-mail - 8/16/06

ETOWAH, Tenn. — Wesley Memorial UMC seeks a part-time music director/organist. Successful candidate will have strong organ, piano, and vocal skills. Send resume to: Wesley Memorial UMC, P.O. Box 306, Etowah, TN 37331. Application deadline: Sept. 15. - 8/16/06

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Middlebrook Pike UMC seeks a part-time director of college-age ministries. This position requires 10 hours per week and will serve the 18-24 age group. Send resume and cover letter to: Search Committee, Middlebrook Pike UMC, P.O. Box 52654, Knoxville, TN 37950. - 8/16/06

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee State University's Wesley Foundation seeks to fill a campus ministry job opening. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree, a master of divinity degree, and must be an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church (or in the process of becoming an elder). Salary is negotiable. For more information about the TSU Wesley Foundation, visit For more information about the job opening, contact Vera D. Coleman at or (615) 327-4651. - 8/16/06

HIXSON, Tenn, — Hixson UMC seeks full-time director of music ministries. Send resume with references and salary need to: Resumes, Hixson UMC, 5301 Old Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343, or email No phone calls. - 8/11/06

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Washington Pike UMC seeks a full-time office administrator. Successful candidates will have general office experience, strong interpersonal skills, ability to multi-task, and excellent computer skills. Email resume and salary requirements to: - 8/11/06

LEXINGTON, Ky. — First UMC seeks a full-time director of youth ministries. For more information or to apply contact: Todd Nelson, associate pastor, First UMC, 200 West High Street, Lexington, KY 40513, phone (859) 233-0545, or email - 7/19/06

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Blountville UMC seeks a part-time director of youth ministries. Mail resume to: Blountville UMC, Rev. Larry Murphy, P.O. Box 686, Blountville, TN 37617. For additional information, call (423) 323-5941. - 6/29/06

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — First Cleveland UMC seeks a director of ministries with children and their families. The position is full-time and currently open. Send resumes to: First UMC, 3425 Ocoee Street, Cleveland, TN 37312, or fax (423) 476-4505. Call (423) 476-4504 for more information. A job description is available. - 6/28/06

BRISTOL, Va. — State Street UMC seeks a director of music. Send resumes to: State Street UMC, 300 West Valley Drive, Bristol, VA 24201, Attn: Music Search Committee. - 6/28/06

TOWNSEND, Tenn. — Camp Wesley Woods – which serves thousands of school children with year-round programs – is seeking energetic, enthusiastic, Christian role models to teach grade-school children about nature in an environmental education program. No experience is necessary. All training and meals are provided. Contact David Leach or Steve Owen at (865) 448-2246. - 2/17/06


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