Roanoke District - Virginia Annual Conference
Thursday, September 03, 2015
United Methodist Church

Job Openings

Director of Children and Small Group Ministries

Raleigh Court United Methodist Church is seeking a full-time Director of Children and Small Group Ministries. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic Christian with a passion for working with people of all ages and a strong ability to direct and delegate a corps of volunteers. This person will have the organizational and communication skills, education, and experience required to work successfully with church leadership, the children’s, small group, and outreach ministries, and church members. For details, visit the Virginia Conference website at   (posted 08/10/15)

Youth Intern

First United Methodist Church in Salem, VA has an intern position available for college aged young adults who desire to serve Jesus Christ through working with youth. The intern will work in partnership with the Church staff team and under the direct supervision of the Youth Coordinator. This is a great opportunity to participate in the lives of young people by building relationships, mentoring, and nurturing them in their faith. Interns will have the opportunity to develop leadership skills by creating, implementing, and evaluating ministry opportunities such as small groups, Sunday school, weekly Sunday evening meetings and events. This hands-on approach to ministry offers college-aged young adults an opportunity to explore a call to ministry as well as develop in their own personal and spiritual growth. Interns will also participate in the life of the staff at First United Methodist Church by attending staff meetings and working in conjunction with staff members.  For an application go to our website at Or contact: Dale Foster Youth Coordinator 540-520-2421   (posted on 08/06/2015) 

Part-time Administrative Assistant

Fairview UMC is looking for the PERFECT person to be our part-time secretary! (By John Wesley’s definition of perfection) This position is 10– 12 hours per week. Perfection includes a demonstrated ability in office management, good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, record keeping, and day-to day church operations, along with the all-important virtues of patience and flexibility! If this is you, we want to meet you! ( Who wouldn’t?) Please send resumes/references to:  Fairview UMC, 1310 Van Buren St., Roanoke, VA 24017  Attention: Pastor/SPR Committee or    (posted on 08/06/15) 

Children and Youth Ministry Assistant


Cave Spring United Methodist Church is seeking a 15 hour a week Children and Youth Ministry Assistant (CYMA). There will likely be some weekend and evening hours within the 15 hour a week schedule. The job will include organizing events, volunteer recruitment, working directly with our youth and collaborating with our Associate Pastor and Program Director. The individual will need to have a cooperative spirit and good communication skills.  All Cave Spring UMC staff share in the ministry of Experiencing God, Growing Together and Serving Others in our Faith Journey.  Please email all resumes to  This is a dropbox email so  there will not be a response.  You will be contacted with any follow-up questions or for an interview appointment within 10 days. We hope to fill this position before 8/30/15.  (posted on 07/29/15)

Director of Music Ministries

Southview United Methodist Church located in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking a qualified, experienced Director of Music Ministries. Expectations for this position are to: develop and direct a Praise Band for contemporary worship service, direct the adult & hand-bell choirs for traditional worship service, and serve as organist/accompanist for the adult choir and congregational singing. Candidate must be proficient in singing; proficiency with other musical instruments is a plus. This is a full-time position. Please submit cover letter, resume and video recording(s) to the attention of: Rev. David V. Ford by either email – or mail – Southview United Methodist Church, 3539 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, VA 24019. Deadline for submission is August 22, 2015. (Posted on 7/23/15)

    Director of Youth Ministries

 Fieldstone UMC in Christiansburg, VA has an awesome opportunity available! We are seeking an individual to come on board as the Director of Youth Ministries. This is a 15-20 hour/week position that will afford the right candidate a great chance to make an impact in the lives of 6th-12th grade students and their families in the New River Valley and beyond. If you or someone you know would like to apply for this great opening, please contact the church office via e-mail ( or phone(540-260-3402) or visit our website at Applications will be accepted until January 1, 2015, so don’t hesitate to start discerning God’s call to be a part of the Fieldstone team!  (posted 12-2-2014)