The Roanoke District - The Virginia Annual Conference
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The United Methodist Church

Job Openings

Part - Time Bookkeeper

South Roanoke United Methodist Church is searching a part-time Bookkeeper.  Contact the church at 540-344-4437.                           Overall Responsibilities: Supports the ministries and programs of the church by maintaining the church banking arrangements, financial accounting records, payroll and personnel records, and providing timely and accurate budget reports to the church Treasurer. The Financial Assistant/Bookkeeper will report to the Church Treasurer. 10-12 hours a week with possible extended hours during certain times of the year. (posted 10-28-14)

Office Administrator 

Bonsack United Methodist Church is searching for an Office Administrator, and have reworked the Job Description to include:

 ·         To act as administrative assistant for church staff and to be available to the congregation, as needed. 

·         To prepare and disseminate written contact with the congregation in the form of the weekly bulletin and monthly newsletter. 

·         Responsible for input/output of Church Financials

·         Participate in Staff Meetings

·         Work with Treasurer and Finance Committee to maintain church budget and financial information.  

The complete Job Description is available at  (posted 9-18-2014)


Weekend Receptionist

The Hermitage is hiring a Weekend Receptionist --  answers incoming telephone calls and greets visitors in a manner that conveys a friendly, caring, interested, helpful, and home-like atmosphere. He or she answers calls for the multi-line switchboard and routs calls to the appropriate departments, residents, or employees. The ideal candidate for this position has a high school diploma or GED (at a minimum), the skills and experience to maintain the flow of communications, and effective problem-solving skills and can prioritize and organize in an effective manner. 

The candidate does have to pass drug screen and criminal background checks. Please contact Angela Pettery at 767-6804 or apetty@vumh.orgFull details are on the Hermitage website  (posted 6-5-2014)


Director of Youth Ministry 
Fieldstone UMC, Christiansburg, is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries. 15 hours per week can be scheduled with flexibility; however, this job requires that you are available from 9:00 AM- Noon on Sunday mornings. In addition, a regular bi-weekly meeting with the pastor is necessary. The primary function of this position is to build young disciples for Christ. Develop and implement a comprehensive approach to youth ministry (in the areas of group building, worship, discipleship, mission, and outreach) while serving as a spiritual leader and role model. Organize and help implement program and educational activities for children and families to ensure a proper Christian learning and nurturing ministry for the church.  For more information contact or 540-260-3402 or go to:

Director of Children’s Ministries

Fincastle United Methodist Church in Fincastle, VA is currently seeking to fill the part-­time position of Director of Children’s Ministries. The position will direct and lead youth programming for Nursery level through Elementary School youth and foster Christian development through education and various other activities for FUMC and area children.This part-time position is expected to work 15 hours per week with an annual salary of $9,227. Interested applicants can send their resume to Fincastle United Methodist Church at 137 S. Church Street, Fincastle, VA 24090 or via email to Any questions about the position can be directed to Rev. Sandra McMillen at (540) 473-3001. 


Part Time Director of Youth Ministry

Windsor Hills United Methodist Church in Roanoke, VA is seeking an individual to fill a part-time Director of Youth Ministry position. This individual should have a strong passion for Jesus Christ to lead in the faith and development of middle and high school members of our church. Specific duties involve leading and directing youth fellowship meetings on Sunday night, teaching Senior High Sunday School and serving as a resource for Middle School Sunday School. This person must be capable of generating new ideas and programs and highly value a team concept of ministry. If interested, email Suzie Weidner at Include your qualifications and a phone number. 

 Coordinator for Children and Youth Ministry

Belview United Methodist Church is seeking a person who relates well to children and youth to plan and direct the youth and children ministries of the church. Duties include leading the Senior Youth Group and working with pastor and others to build-up a vibrant ministry for children and young families. The Coordinator should be able to partner with a team of youth, parents, adults, and volunteers in developing and implementing a new vision of ministry for children and youth. The Coordinator will oversee ministries for children and youth, as well as engaging parents and volunteers in these ministries. Duties include recruiting, volunteers; planning and coordinating activities, such as games, music, devotions and mission projects. This person will work under the direction of the pastor. Candidate should have good interpersonal skills including leadership, teamwork and communication. Candidate should have a reliable means of transportation. Part-time, 10-12 hours per week. Salary is $5,000 per year. This would be a good opportunity for a college student interested in working with children and youth.  Interested parties should submit a resume e-mail to or you may call 540-639-1230 for more information.