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Minister of Music (part-time, salaried): Prospect UMC. Beginning September 2014. We are seeking a deeply faithful Christian musician interested in continuing to grow our dedicated music ministry.  Adult choir, children’s choir, bells (directed by a lay person), special music, praise café service.  Sunday 11 AM service (4 pm on the Porch through summers is scheduling of guest musicians). Organist, pianist, and director of music ministry throughout the church activities and special services at holidays. This is a part time salaried position for a passionate disciple who sees music as a ministry of worship, praise, and discipleship. Call Pastor Lori at 610-937-7972.

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Activities Director: Simpson Meadows. Do you want to touch the lives of seniors through your work? Do you want to work in an environment where great ideas are possible? Are you a person who has passion, creativity, great organizational skills and lots of energy? Look no further. Simpson Meadows, a Simpson Senior Services community in Downingtown, creates vibrant lifestyles for senior adults embracing life to the fullest. We take a very homelike approach to our philosophy of retirement living.  And our staff is full of caring professionals who truly love what they do.

Simpson Meadows is currently seeking an Activities Coordinator who will be responsible for the following:

  • Developing a seven day a week activity program that is engaging and enhances the resident’s experience and quality of life. This includes programs for arts and crafts, educational programs, outings, special interest groups, leisure time activities, entertainment/social programs, and religious activities.
  • Evaluating programs to make sure the quality fits the needs of all residents and that they encourage engagement and social interaction.
  • Producing a quality monthly newsletter and calendar.
  • Communicating any changes in the resident’s condition or behavior pattern to the Personal Care Administrator.
  • Creating and maintaining relationships with current and new residents and their families and friends.
  • Recruiting, training and supervising volunteers to various programs when appropriate. Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office and enjoy working with the senior population.  Previous experience in this type of setting is essential.

Simpson Meadows is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Interested candidates should e-mail their resume to

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Director of Communications: Asbury United Methodist Church. The Asbury Church Director of Communications is responsible for managing the advertising and publications of our church. Builds and sustains Asbury Church’s vision, In all aspects of our lives, we will strive to be disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Writes or reviews all communication sent to the congregation and our neighboring communities.

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Time required 20 hours per week. Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please submit resume to Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Rd, Allentown, PA 18104 or

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Youth Minister (Full Time): West Lawn UMC, A growing and vital 1700-member congregation in the Eastern PA Conference of The UMC, is immediately seeking a full-time, experienced Minister to Youth to lead an active youth program. Qualified candidate would be a devoted follower of Jesus Christ with a passion to build up spiritually mature young adults through teen-focused Bible studies, local and global mission experiences, social gatherings, and service opportunities. Use of digital technology and social media is necessary. College graduate with degree in youth ministry, or similar, relevant studies expected. Guitar and/or keyboard competency preferred.  Benefits provided. Forward resume and cover letter to

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Director of Youth Ministries: United Methodist Church of the Open Door in Kennett Square -- an intentionally diverse community extending God’s love and care to everyone, unconditionally -- is seeking to further the mission and ministry of UMCOD by promoting spiritual growth, fellowship and mission among the youth in our church and community. This position is expected to average fifteen hours per week. Please send resumes, references and inquiries for job description by email to  Additional information about UMCOD may be found on

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Part-time Youth Pastor: St. Andrew’s UMC in Warminster, Bucks County, has an immediate opening for a Part-time Youth Pastor. This is an existing ministry with strong lay leadership and active youth participation. For answers to questions and a job description, call Pastor Wendy at 215-680-9662 or check out the church webpage at

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Director of Children's Ministry (part-time): Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Brownstown is seeking a part time Director of Children's Ministry.  The successful candidate for this position will possess a degree in early childhood, elementary education, related field or equitable experience. 

Resumes should be sent to Emmanuel UMC, PO Box 605, Brownstown, PA 17508 attn: SPR, or emailed to

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Grove United Methodist Church in West Chester, PA, is seeking professional leaders for our music program. These positions are designed for experienced music professionals, with at least 5 years experience after college. Both positions require persons with a strong faith and the ability to nurture spiritual growth in others. Although the two positions are each part-time, the church will consider creating one full-time position for a candidate who presents the skills needed in both positions. Both positions have responsibility for team building, spiritual nurture and pastoral care among those who are part of their particular ministries.    

Interested applicants should submit their resume and salary requirements, indicating for which position they are applying, to: or US mail to Music Director Search, Grove UMC, 490 W. Boot Rd., West Chester, PA, 10380. Applications will be reviewed and interviews set up as candidates of interest are identified.

The Director of Traditional Music and the Arts is responsible for direction of the adult choir and the bell choir, overseeing volunteer leaders for children’s choirs, as well as supervising the organist and overseeing the church’s fine arts series, The Arts at Grove. The qualified candidate will also provide leadership to worship support ministries.

The Director of Contemporary Music and Worship will provide leadership to the church’s praise band, Pieces of One, and to the church youth choir.  The qualified candidate will work with the pastor to plan the service, act as worship leader for the service and direct the youth choir. Vocal skills are a must, and guitar skills are helpful. This individual will also coordinate the spring youth choir tour and direct the annual fall church musical.

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Worship & Choir Director (part-time): Calvary UM Church, at 831 N. Wyomissing Blvd. Reading. Compensation is currently 9,360.00 per year. Please email your resume to

Looking for a part-time Director of Worship who has a love for God and is passionate about worship. The position requires the vocal, orchestral and the musical ability to lead worship for various genres of music and instruments. The position also requires selections of appropriate music, building a choir and strings and/or brass orchestra, and leading special music as needed. The part-time position will begin at 10 hrs a week, which includes one night a week practice, music selection, and Sunday morning worship; and also special concerts and events as needed. The Director of Music can increase hours as the music program grows and requires more time.

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Administrative Assistant (part-time, approx. 12 hrs/wk): Calvary Church, at 831 N. Wyomissing Blvd. Reading. Please email a cover letter of interest and resume to, Atten: Dr. Barley. The salary for the position is 7,800.00 a year for approx. 12 hours a week.

Seeking a person who would enjoy working a part-time creative job, with flex-time. The position requires someone with a positive and friendly disposition who is a self-starter and can manage multiple administrative weekly tasks, finances and budgets, ability to write, and proficiency in Word, Power Point, Excel, and Quickbooks computer programs.

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Youth Ministry Position (part-time, 20hrs/wk): Cedarville United Methodist Church, near Pottstown, PA. Please send resume to:  Or Cedarville United Methodist, c/o Deb Kauffman, 1092 Laurelwood Road, Pottstown, Pa 19465.

Cedarville UMC is creating a position to focus on ministry to the youth and families of the congregation and community. This individual will also take the lead on social media outreach for the church community and should be savvy in these mediums. The ideal candidate is someone who has a passion for working with youth and families and creatively engaging these groups in alignment with the mission and values of the church. This individual will require appropriate security clearances.

The successful candidate will possess:

•    A collaborative style enabling them to work with the current Youth Advisory committee

•    A self starter comfortable with promoting church programs internally and in the external community

•    Knowledgeable and comfortable with Social Media

•    Ability to work a flexible schedule (current youth group meetings are Sunday evenings)

•    A demonstrated ability to connect with youth and families and understand how to best engage them and help support their needs

•    The ability to effectively support the theological values and mission of the church 

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Lay Youth Minister (part-time, up to 12hrs/wk): Royersford United Methodist Church, 380 Church Street, Royersford, PA 19468. Contact: 610-948-4507,

The Royersford United Methodist Church is seeking a self-disciplined and motivated Christian who can work well with youth, parents, pastor and related committees. Applicant or applicants should be in agreement with United Methodist beliefs and standards and have basic Christian beliefs and should comply with the Safe Sanctuary policy of the Royersford United Methodist Church.  A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred but equivalent experience will be considered.  Courses and/or experience in youth programs are required. The candidate must have own transportation.  This position is an hourly position and requires up to 12 hours per week.  Details will be provided to prospective applicant. 

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Children's Ministries Director (part-time): Emmanuel UMC in Brownstown. For inquiries, please contact Roxy Kroh, SPRC Chair 717-515-0128, or Len Calhoun, Pastor 717-925-5272. Please email resumé to



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