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Camps seek volunteers and paid staff:

Manidokan and West River are gearing up for summer and looking for dedicated volunteers and paid staff to partner in ministry. Volunteers serve hundreds of campers over the summer. They stay in cabins with campers, lead them to activities, build relationships, lead Bible study, manage camper conflicts and missing home, and play lots of games. Paid summer staff may serve as in-cabin counselors or program staff. Our camps hire staff to stay all summer and help lead activities like archery, the rock wall, low ropes, kayaking, and rafting. They are trained to lead activities for campers of all ages and may help with daily worship or Bible study. To find out more about our camps and opportunities to serve, contact Jenna or Kirstin. Apply for staff positions at Manidokan or West River or to find out more.

Music Director and Coordinator of Music and Arts

Trinity UMC in Frederick is looking to hire in its music department. They currently have two openings: Music Director and Coordinator of Music and Arts. See the positions and apply. Questions? Email Jenna at  .

Posted May 16

University Chaplain 

Frostburg State University Chaplain’s office is now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year for the position of Campus Minister. The Chaplain’s Office primarily provides leadership for United Campus Ministry groups which is a Christian ecumenical student organization; however, the chaplain also provides pastoral care to the entire university community, offering counsel, support, and encouragement to individuals as well as support to inter-religious and interfaith activities. Send a cover letter and CV/Resume to Rev. Rae Browning, Chair of UCM Board, .  For best consideration, applications are due June 25.

Community Outreach Liaison/Grant Writer

Hughes UMC in Wheaton is looking for a Community Outreach Liaison/Grant Writer to engage the community to meet the needs of Silver Spring and Wheaton residents and to expand the partnership connection with available resources. Send a cover letter and resume to: the senior pastor or Linda French.   Learn more.

Posted May 9

Church Administrator

Wesley Freedom UMC in Sykesville is hiring a Church Administrator.  They seek an excellent communicator who is motivated to help this large, dynamic church community function effectively.  This 30 hour-a-week administrator will execute multifaceted communications and oversee operations of the office, facilities, and calendars.   Salary is $36,000 (negotiable). Learn more and apply

Facilities Service Manager

Glen Mar UMC is currently seeking an energetic facilities service worker to assist in all types of services, from light maintenance to custodial work, including event set up and break down. The service worker will report to the facilities manager. If interested, contact Brian Tucker.

Posted May 2

Office Support Staff

Pasadena UMC is seeking a part-time office support staff to handle day-to-day operations with a focus on digital communication. Learn more. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to the attention of Ginger Atchison.

Project Manager

The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church is currently recruiting for the position of Project  Manager. This position will work directly with the Assistant to the Bishop and Director of Connectional Ministries. Learn more and apply.  

Worship Leader

Mount Oak UMC is seeking a part-time Worship Leader who will be responsible for leading the worship team for our contemporary worship service.  A full job description is available. Submit resumes and video to  .

Worship Music Director

Taylorsville UMC is seeking a part-time Worship Music Director to work 15 hours a week.  The primary duty would be to build and direct a praise band and a traditional choir.  The successful candidate must be able to play the piano and hopefully another instrument, preferably a guitar.  Send resume to: Taylorsville UMC, 4356 Ridge Road, Mount Airy, MD  21771 or email 

IT Client Development Specialist

The General Council on Finance and Administration is currently recruiting for the position of IT Client Development Specialist, who will be responsible for facilitating relationships with customers of GCFA’s support services, focusing on Information Technology (IT) customer relationships. This role coordinates communication and planning between customer and project teams or other IT resources, and assists with the Request for Proposal process. Learn more.

Discipleship Ministries Positions

Discipleship Ministries is seeking candidates to fill the following vacancies:  Associate General Secretary, World Service;  Director, Worship Arts Ministries;  Marketing Manager – Upper Room Editions. If you know someone who might be interested in these employment opportunities, please have them forward their resume and cover letter to Human Resources via email at 

Posted April 25

Director of Music

National UMC in Washington, D.C., seeks a full-time Director of Music for a multi-campus faith community to equip the church in understanding, sharing, and celebrating diverse sacred music. Currently, National offers three adult vocal choirs, a bell choir, a children’s choir, and a combined “festival choir” for seasonal selections and events.  Working with the other music ministers, the music director will supervise direction and accompaniment of all choirs and ensembles, including the vocal section leaders and accompanists. The salary will be in the range of $53,00 to $70,000, plus health and retirement benefits. Send cover letter and resume to

 Director of Family Discipleship

Trinity UMC in Germantown is hiring a Director of Family Discipelship to begin in July 2022. the position is 15 hours/week (Sundays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. required; remaining hours flexible) Learn more and apply

Audio-Visual Technician

Calvary UMC in Mount Airy is seeking a salaried, part-time audio-visual technician, to provide excellence in front-of-house operation for all worship services and other events as needed.  Must be able and available to operate any necessary equipment for these events. The position requires approximately six hours a week.  To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to 

Director of Discipleship and Congregational Care

Calvary UMC in Annapolis is seeking a full-time Director of Discipleship and Congregational Care to develop and implement a multi-generational discipleship ministry program in addition to developing and implementing teams and strategies to care for the Calvary congregation. Salary range $48,000- $53,000 with benefits negotiable. Email resume and cover letter to   .

Children and Youth Director

Christ UMC in Washington, D.C., has an opening for a Children and Youth Director, an opportunity for a student or recent graduate to grow in church leadership while leading and designing programs/activities for our group of children and youth in Southwest D.C. The position, creating and administering a plan of ministry for the church’s youth and children, is 10 hours a week.

Posted April 11

Director of Music

Severna Park UMC is looking for a part-time Director of Music to direct and conduct its adult and children’s choirs, handbell choir and instrumental ensembles, and oversee the broader Music Ministry.  Formal, collegiate-level training in choral conducting is preferred. Passionate and hope-filled candidates who wish to join our staff team may email a cover letter, pertinent video links and resume to  .

Christian Education Director

Potomac UMC is looking for a Christian Education Director to develop and lead a Sunday school program (grades Pre-K – 12) and an adult education program. The individual collaborates with the pastor, the rest of the staff, church lay leadership, and families to promote discipleship and spiritual enrichment in the congregation through both traditional and innovative programming. Email resumes and cover letters to  .

Director of Preschool Program

Rockville UMC is seeking a part-time director for its New Day Preschool program. This small school enriches the lives of children two through four years of age with a mix of two-, three- and five-day programs. The compensation is $32,500. Qualified candidates should send a resume no later than April 18, and include a personal statement and contact information for three references to . Please use “New Day Director” as the subject line.

Posted April 4

Music Director

Cheltenham UMC is looking for a part-time music director to provide music for the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. Submit resume and music sample to  . For questions, contact Carole Beckley at 301-351-6610.

Student Ministries Coordinator

National UMC in Washington, D.C., seeks a full-time Student Ministries Coordinator who will work in collaboration with clergy, staff, and lay leaders to develop a ministry by, with, and for youth and college-age young adults.  Starting salary is $60,000 with benefits. Send cover letter and resume to .


Calvary UMC in Mount Airy is seeking a salaried, part-time organist/pianist, to plan and perform during the regular Sunday service, occasional services (weddings and memorial services), to rehearse with, and accompany, the choir and other musicians for special music, attend music and worship planning meetings as needed.  To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to  .

Minister of Pastoral Care and Early SeRvice Music Co-Coordinator

Catonsville UMC is seeking a part-time Minister of Pastoral Care as well as an Early Service Music Co-Coordinator. For more information, see

Director of Digital and Print Communications

Towson UMC is looking for a motivated individual with strong written and verbal skills, experience with social media and website maintenance, and print/graphic design skills to serve as our Director of Digital and Print Communications.  Learn more.

Worship Media  Director

National UMC in Washington, DC, seeks a part-time  Worship Media Director who will work in collaboration with clergy, staff, and lay leaders to direct the in-person and online worship broadcast and manage all aspects of the church’s production system - development, operation, and maintenance. Starting salary is $33,000 with health and retirement benefits. Please send cover letter and resume to

Posted March 28


Wesley Freedom UMC is seeking a custodian responsible for cleaning and sanitizing of church spaces. Learn more. Interested people should contact Lyndsay Morris.

Director of Communications and Marketing

Bethesda UMC is hiring a part-time (20 hours/week) Director of Communications and Marketing.  Please see attached job description for details.  Salary is $22,000/year. Please submit resume and cover letter to  .


Thurmont UMC is seeking an organist for its 9 a.m. traditional service on Sunday. Contact them to set up an audition and discuss details at 301-788-5246.

Youth & Community Ministry Director

Ashton UMC is seeking a Youth & Community Ministry Director. This position combines supporting the faith formation of young disciples in the congregation with missional outreach in the community. Learn more and apply.

Child care attendants

Nichols-Bethel UMC in Odenton is seeking child care attendants, aged 18 or older, to work in the nursery on Sundays from 8:45 to 11:30 a.m. To apply, please email your interest and resume to Pastor Katie Saari.


Facilities Manager/Sexton

Chevy Chase UMC is seeking a part-time facilities manager/sexton to manage its buildings and assets to ensure that facilities are properly maintained and ready for worship services and other activities. Learn more.

Posted March 21

Youth Coordinator

Epworth UMC in Gaithersburg is seeking a Youth Coordinator to manage youth activities throughout the life of the congregation. The compensation is $15,000 a year. Send resume to 

Coordinator of Pastoral Care

Middletown UMC is hiring a part-time Coordinator of Pastoral Care to work 10-12 hours weekly and be responsible for all aspects of ensuring the care and connection of the congregation from first-time visitors through full involvement and participation in the broader Christian community. Learn more.