Monroe United Methodist Church, an open and affirming congregation, is seeking a Worship Director to join our ministry team. This position is anticipated to be a 6-8 hour per week commitment with primary responsibilities on Sunday mornings (8am-10am) and Thursday nights (7pm-9pm) and additional hours used for preparation and collaboration with volunteer and paid staff.
Tibbetts United Methodist Church, located at 3940 41st Ave. SW in West Seattle, desires to continue the transformation of our Youth program as a supportive and diverse ministry. We seek a Youth Director who will join us in our passionate mission to welcome all. This is a part-time position of up to 20 hours per week, year round. Please see our website www.tibbettsumchurch.org or find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/TibbettsUMChurch to learn more about our Tibbetts faith community.
Bellevue First United Methodist Church (www.fumcbellevue.org) seeks a new part time Associate Pastor for Youth and Families. The purpose of this role is to provide pastoral teaching, care, and love to the youth and young families of Bellevue First UMC and to youth and young families of the local community who are seeking ways to grow in faith.
Seabold United Methodist Church is looking for an Office Administrator to organize and coordinate administration duties and office procedures for our church. Your role is to create and maintain a pleasant work environment, ensuring high levels of organizational effectiveness, communication and safety.
Edmonds United Methodist Church (EUMC) seeks a high energy, spiritually mature Christian with a strong sense of calling to ministry to serve in a senior staff capacity as Church Administrator. The Church Administrator is responsible for directing, managing, and overseeing the operations functions of EUMC. The ideal candidate will be able to empower others, be an effective and proven delegator, and have a passion for working with staff, members of the congregation, and the general public. This individual will be open minded, approachable, flexible and adaptable, a creative thinker and problem solver, and share a desire to fulfill the vision of EUMC. This position supervises the Office Coordinator and the Building Manager and reports to the Lead Pastor.
POSITION PURPOSE: The primary function of the Church Administrator is to manage and oversee church operations to ensure the various ministries of EUMC function smoothly and efficiently to meet the needs of the congregation and the larger community.
Operations and Leadership
- Supervise and manage the work of the Office Coordinator and Building Manager;
- Oversee and manage the insurance needs of the church and collaborate with Trustees to ensure EUMC is adequately insured. Respond to all insurance claims as they arise;
- Oversee the security of the church, the Children’s Center, and the Food Ban;.
- Oversee and manage building, equipment, and IT issues providing on-site support and serving as the point person for the management of building, equipment, and IT vendor appointments;
- Oversee and manage the use of church vehicles and oversee driver scheduling.
- Provide oversight and supervision of capital improvements, purchases, and budget maintenance;
- Serve as a contributing member of the Board of Trustees and the Church Council.
- Provide oversight and management of the human resources functions;
- Process the annual renewal of health, dental, and vision insurance;
- Process changes in benefits for health care and pension for administrative, Food Bank, and Children’s Center staff;
- Work with Staff-Parish Relations on hiring committees;
- On-board all new employees. Conduct new employee orientation;
- In collaboration with the Finance Director create the annual budget for staff salaries and benefits based on hiring agreements.
- Oversee the development, operation, and maintenance of the membership management database using the Servant Keeper software;
- Support and assist the stewardship campaign for planning of operations as needed.
- Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in finance and administration;
- Four of more years of experience in finance, administration, and operations.
- Demonstrated written and oral communications skills; finance and budgeting skills; planning and organization skills;
- Familiarity and/or willingness to become familiar, and support, the United Methodist Church tradition and theology.
- Working knowledge of the church management software Servant Keeper, calendar programs, MS Office;
- Direct experience in a leadership/management role in a church or non-profit.
APPLICATION STEPS: Submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers Street, Edmonds, WA 98020 by March 16th for priority consideration. Position will remain open until filled.
SALARY: $27,706/year plus pension and pro-rated vacation and sick leave accrual.
Does a commitment to “transforming the world” intrigue you to learn more? How about a mobile of 1500 peace cranes, a new community garden, pickle ball and tai chi classes, and an emerging School for Life?
We are looking for the right person to serve as the Office and Communications Manager to help coordinate and drive this vision. 30 hrs/wk. Paid time off for vacation and sick leave. 9 paid holidays per year. Compensation dependent on experience.
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Interested applicants can send resume/cover letter by to the church at:
Haller Lake United Methodist Church (www.hallerlakeumc.org) seeks new part time leadership for our music ministry. Bring your musical skills to join in the ministry team of our progressive north Seattle congregation.
Our ideal candidate would be skilled with both piano and organ, and also be able to coordinate and develop our small choir. Depending on the applicant pool, the keyboard accompaniment aspects may be divided out from the position.
Desired qualifications include:
- MA in music (preferred)
- Liturgical familiarity
- Experience directing ensembles/choirs
- Knowledge of a wide range of musical styles
- Commitment to diversity (race, gender, orientation, age, family type, economic, etc.) and justice for oppressed populations
Haller Lake United Methodist is host to the Haller Lake Music Series, a 30+ year series of chamber music ensembles and soloists. This position may involve engaging with the music series’ leadership, musicians, and concert patrons to network and strengthen our Sunday morning music offerings.
Please submit resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
A brief description of HLUMC:
“We believe that living a life inspired by God’s love compels us to offer help, hope, and healing to those looking for more meaning in their lives. We believe God’s grace is available to all people, no matter where you’re from, what you look like, or who you love. We believe in welcoming others into our lives, but also in taking action outside the walls of the church to serve our neighbors, next door and around the world.”
Please see our website for additional information.
An oak altar table, no longer in use, is available for no charge to a local church that can use it (you-haul.)
It has served the Bayview, 62+ LifePlan Community for many years, but has been replaced and we do not have a place to keep it during or after construction on our building. Dimensions are 6′ long x 26″ wide by 4’3/8 ” tall. Photo enclosed.
Table top could use a little sanding and varnish, but could be used as is. We need to have it moved in February.
If interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunnyside United Methodist has an assortment of adult size (and a few young adult/tall teen size) choir robes to give away. There are 31 robes, royal blue in color; 41 robes, turquoise in color; and 19 gold robes that would fit taller teens or young adults. Please refer to the photos attached. Contact Sunnyside UMC at (509) 837-4818 or Pastor Pat at (509) 790-7736 or e-mail to email@example.com.