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|Christian Education - Part-time|
|Youth Ministry - Part-time|
Korean Presbyterian Church of MN, Brooklyn Center, MN
Korean Presbyterian Church of MN is looking for a Youth group director who can:
1. Perform spiritual duties of worship leadership, preaching and administration, bible study for the youth group
2. Administer the Christian education program such as curriculum development, coordination, discipleship training, teacher training
3. Administer the youth program of the church such as mission and outreach, retreats and revival meetings, prayer meetings, etc.*
1. Seminary student or graduate
2. Energetic and enthusiastic leader
3. Good interpersonal skills, particularly with youth
(no need to know how to speak Korean language)* Work hours:
About 6 hours per week at the church regular base, plus special occasions such as lock-in's, outings, and retreats. *
$1,500/month, fixed amount* Application instructions:
Please submit a completed application to: firstname.lastname@example.orgKorean Presbyterian Church of MN is mid-sized church with 350-400 adult congregational members. The youth group has 35-45 members. Youth group meets every Sunday at 11:00am and Friday 7:30pm. All Youth meetings are run in English.Korean Presbyterian Church of Minnesota
5840 Humboldt Ave N.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Cedar United Methodist Church, Ham Lake, MN
Cedar United Methodist Church in Ham Lake is looking for a seminary student to be their youth minister. Work on Sunday mornings into the early afternoons. Denominational affiliation is not important. Pastor Grant Tanner is currently working on securing money for the paid position; compensation is yet to be determined. If interested, please call Pastor Grant Tanner, 651.355.4994.
|Music Ministry - Part-time|
Contemporary Worship Team Leader
St. John's Lutheran Church, Kasson MN
St. John's Lutheran Church of Kasson, MN is looking for a contemporary worship team leader/keyboardist for youth and adults with the following qualifications:
Gifted in leading contemporary worship
Community worship services are held on Wednesday nights and Sunday mornings.For more details on this position contact Pastor Randy Fett, 507.634.7110, email@example.com
|Pastoral Ministry - Part-time|
Northfield Hospital & Clinics, Northfield MN
Northfield Hospital & Clinics in Northfield, Minnesota is seeking a casual-call chaplain to provide ongoing backup to meet spiritual care needs when our staff chaplain is unavailable. The chaplain provides or facilitates regular spiritual care in our 40-bed skilled nursing facility, home hospice program, and oncology setting, and as needed in any of the hospital departments.
While casual-call positions have no regular schedule or guaranteed hours, in the spring of 2015 our staff chaplain will be on a leave for a period of 3 months (March, April, and May, 2015). During that period, the casual-call chaplain will increase hours (up to 20 hours/week) to fill in for the leave. The work schedule can be flexible, as long as the chaplain is available to provide a Sunday service in our skilled nursing facility. (Currently the Sunday service is held in the later afternoon.)
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If you have questions about the position, you may contact me directly. To learn more about Northfield Hospital & Clinics, please visit our website at www.northfieldhospital.org. To apply or to view the posted position online, click on the “careers” tab on the website, then click on “current opportunities/online application.”
If you have questions about the position contact:
Susan Lohmann, MSW, LICSW
Director of Social Services
Northfield Hospital & Clinics
2000 North Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057
Namekagon Congregational Church (UCC), Earl (Springbrook) Wisconsin
Namekagon Congregational Church in Earl/Springbrook, Wisconsin, seeks a part-time pastor for their congregation of about 20 members. The church would consider hiring a seminary student for this interim, part-time position.
They seek a pastor to:
spend Sundays at the church to lead worship, attend the church's Sunday lunch, etc.
spend one day per week (pastor's choice) on site to lead a Bible study and spend time with church members
spend one day a month on nursing home visits
Overnite accommodations can be arranged. Pay is $16,000 per year and travel expenses are paid.
Please contact Rebecca Johnston, Interim Associate Conference Minister to the North, Wisconsin UCC, with questions or to apply: 920.918.3654 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peace and St. Paul's UCC, Minnesota Lake MN
Peace and St. Paul's UCC are seeking a Pastor to fill their yoked churches. Peace UCCis in the town of Minnesota Lake; St.Paul’s UCC is 3 ½ miles southeast of Minnesota Lake in the country. A town of 690, located about 30 miles south of Mankato on Highway 22. They are small churches, with attendance in each church any where from 25 to 40, but have around 100 active members in each church. Peace has a parsonage that is vacant and is available to the pastor.
Salary to be determined.
For more information, or to apply, please contact Ardis Grunzke, President of Peace UCC, by email, email@example.com
Maple Grove Hospital, Maple Grove MN
Maple Grove Hospital is recruiting for a part-time chaplain position. This is an exempt, .6, benefit eligible position primarily scheduled to work afternoons/evenings and alternating weekends. Click for a complete job description (PDF).
candidates should apply
Questions should be directed to:
Joel Jueckstock | Spiritual Care Supervisor
Maple Grove Hospital
9875 Hospital Drive
Maple Grove, MN 55126
O: 763-581-1552 | P: 612-264-5168
Chaplain - Casual
Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), Minneapolis MN
County Medical Center (HCMC) offer employment opportunities in a variety
of settings, including our downtwon Minneapolis hospital and clincis, and neighborhood
clinics throughout the metro area. We are commited to creating a culturally
competent and inclusive work and care environment for patients, families, and
staff, and we encourage interested applicants with bilinugal and bicultural
skills to apply for positions at HCMC.
Current opening is casual/on-call; not-benefit eligible
Maters of Divinity from a certified theolgical school
Ordained in a denominatoin, or equivalent within a religious denomination
A minimum of four units of accredited Clincal Pastoral Education training
Two years' experience in a hospital, hospice or ministerial setting
Eligible for membership in the Association of Professional Chaplins
More information is available on HCMC's careers page.
|Miscellaneous - Part-time|
Church Office Support Person
St. Peter's United Church of Christ, 111 Orleans St E, Stillwater
Church Office Support Person wanted immediately at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 111 Orleans St. E. in Stillwater.
Experience with Microsoft Word, Publisher and Excel expected; knowledge of computerized accounting programs and OneDrive a plus. Ability to operate copier and scanner, create promotional flyers and do updates of church website desired. Averages four hours/week, schedule to be negotiated with qualified individual (no weekends). Ability to work independently and flexibility needed.
Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. by Nov. 26, 2014.
Twin Cities Houses of Hospitality, Minneapolis/St. Paul MN
Twin Cities Houses of Hospitality (TCHH) seeks a Program Coordinator. The purpose of the Program Coordinator position is to manage the housing and interpersonal needs of the residential participants, coordinate the main programming for the TCHH year, and be a key ‘voice’ for recruitment and fundraising in the community for TCHH.
The project is a joint mission outreach effort of several congregations and organizations in the Minneapolis/Saint Paul area. TCHH provides a one-year program and reduced-rate housing for young adults (ages 21-30) engaged in service programs around the Twin Cities area like Vista, Americorps, and other non-profit groups. The program, and the houses themselves, are designed as a venue for young adults to come together around open conversations regarding faith, vocation, spirituality and wholeness. Core values of the TCHH program and participants are radical hospitality, service-based leadership, justice, vocational exploration, diversity & intersectionality, and intentional community.
This is a limited-term 0.5 FTE position, and pay is commensurate with experience. The total compensation package for the Program Coordinator will be determined in accordance with employment parameters overseen by the advisory board of TCHH. There are no health benefits attached to this position. This is a temporary position which runs from January 5, 2015 - July 30, 2015, but which has the option for renewal according to the programming needs of TCHH for the 2015-2016 program year.
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Please send resumes and cover letters to email@example.com. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled, with a priority deadline of December 10, 2015.
St. Croix Hospice - various locations throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin
Do you enjoy
visiting with others and making a difference? St. Croix Hospice is looking for
compassionate people to spend time with terminally-ill patients. Training is
provided! Flexible visiting options. Have a therapy animal? Pet Therapy Opportunities
are available. Various locations to choose from throughout Minnesota and Western
Wisconsin. Click for a
complete job description.
Contact Amanda Shold, Volunteer Coordinator
Michael Servetus Unitarian Society, 6565 Oakley Drive NE, Fridley, MN 55432
Part-time nursery care attendant
wanted for Sunday church services and other weekend and evening church events
as needed in Fridley.
$10.00 per hour to start.
Contact Laurie Young for more information or to apply: 651.269.0362
Brighton Hospice, St. Louis Park, MN
Be a Hospice volunteer and make a difference! Brighton Hospice is looking for more volunteers to visit with our families. You too can offer your gift of compassion and presence at a very poignant moment in people’s lives. Only a few hours of training is
required and the schedule is flexible.
Chaplain Howard Dotson 612.666.3277
5775 Wayzata Blvd
St Louis Park, MN 55416
Private home in Maple Grove, MN
Caregiver needed for sweet, humorous, kind 89 year old male senior living in daughter's home. Client is mobile, but needs assistance in transfer, toileting and showering.
Regular 12 hour shifts (9 pm to 9 am/9am-9pm) and 24 hour shifts needed (Wed., Fri, and Sundays - 9 am-9pm) as well as need for on call assistance when possible.
Preferable professional training in caregiver skills (Nursing student, CNA, HHA, or PCA) with references or previous experience with references
Completed background check
Maturity/ability to slow down and understand the rhythm and relate to the life of a proud WWII veteran, a lifelong MN senior citizen with dementia from the north west suburbs
Able bodied to assist with transfers, showers, wheelchair needs
Connects to seniors with dignity, adult conversation, creative/meaningful activity and respectful interaction
Folks who truly love seniors and have a compassion for caregiving
Professional, organized structure in comfortable home in Maple Grove
Send resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Thompson & Associates, Fridley, MN
Part-time administrative assistant, flexible hours, competitive salary. Proficient with Outlook 2014, Office 365, Office 2014, Dropbox (or other cloud software), Adobe, computer / software organization and management, office organizing, scanning, printing, filing, writing, preparing reports and tracking with a strong orientation for and attention to details. Must treat and keep large volumes of information confidential.
Computer tech background along with administrative assistance experience and good writing skills are strong pluses. Experience working in a law or planned giving office a plus but not required.
Thompson & Associates provides values-based estate and charitable planning for friends, volunteers and donors of nonprofit organizations. This is a comprehensive and detailed process. This position is responsible for providing the support and administrative services, systems and tracking for this work.
Estimated hours at the start, 4 to 10 hours per week. This could grow as business grows. Work in my home office or yours. If your office, you will need to currier materials between your office and my office. Location, Fridley / Columbia Heights, ½ mile south of 694 and between Silver Lake Road and Central Avenue. Contact Gary Hargroves at: email@example.com or 763.242.2228.
|Christian Education - Full-time|
|Youth Ministry - Full-time|
of Families with Youth
Advent United Methodist Church, Eagan MN
The Director of Families with Youth will support and enable youth and families to grow spiritually and foster lifelong discipleship. Primary responsibilities include coordinating all events and activities with youth grades 6- 12.
Design, develop and implement innovative, effective activities that facilitate the vision and values of spiritual formation with Advent UMC families.
Foster an open environment for youth in grades 6-12 to feel comfortable engaging their peers in matters personal and spiritual.
Research and plan service trips, fellowship events, and retreats.
Organize and lead summer youth mission experience
Organize and lead regular youth gatherings throughout the year, including:
Confirmation classes (lead and co-teach)
Local service projects, combining opportunities to help in the community in a relaxing and fun atmosphere
Manage the flow of information for parents, staff and church members by placing youth events on an annual calendar, using all available modes of communication, including social media, and coordinating with the Communication Specialist.
Participate in measurable goal setting with immediate supervisor, with an outcome of clearly defined plans and goals for each program year (i.e. participation levels, satisfaction levels, optimal facility use, etc.)
With guidance from staff, recruit and equip adult volunteers to support youth events and activities.
Provide input and actively participate in the Faith Formation Team.
Collaborate with other church staff and volunteers in the implementation of wider church programs that enhance and build the ministry with youth and their families.
Attend staff and other church meetings as requested. Establish regular office hours.
Report to Lead Pastor.
College degree preferred (or in process)
Experience working with youth
Experience implementing and adapting curriculum
Experience with volunteer recruitment and management
Ability to pass a criminal background check and DMV background check
Flexible with schedule to accommodate youth programming needs
Demonstrate a vital, strong, growing Christian faith and appreciate different styles and experiences of spirituality.
Know about or be willing to learn about the United Methodist Church.
Experience in guiding faith development in youth grades 6-12.
Organize and manage youth ministry budget.
Promote social-emotional learning through education, service, spirituality and fun
Identify with “teen culture” and major issues facing youth.
Compensation: Based on experience and qualifications.
Please send a resume and cover letter, including experience, and four references to:
Advent United Methodist Church
Attn. Rev. Rory Swenson
3944 Lexington Avenue
Eagan MN 55123
|Music Ministry - Full-time|
|Pastoral Ministry - Full-time|
Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, St. Joseph, Michigan
Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, located in St Joseph, Michigan is looking for a fulltime senior pastor. This position is an excellent opportunity for a compassionate, visionary leader who truly appreciates a very passionate, team oriented, hard-working congregation. With over 100 years of history, Zion offers a unique opportunity for an individual with energy and enthusiasm to lead us in growing our congregation and serving our community.
The church and parsonage is located in the beautiful community of St Joseph in southwest Michigan on the southeastern shore of Lake Michigan. Membership last year was 157.
If you are an individual who has self-confidence in your faith and leadership abilities to help us leave a legacy that our congregation can proudly pass on to the next generation, then we want to talk to you about your calling. More information about the position can be obtained by contacting Carol Dent.
Contact Person: Carol Dent
Opportunity: Youth, Young Adults and Modern Worship
First United Church of Christ, Quakertown, Pennsylvania
UCC, Quakertown seeks a person called, gifted, and trained to work with
youth, young adults, and modern worship. Deep faith in Jesus Christ as savior,
teacher, and example is vital.
We prefer someone who is recently graduated, available full time, and who, either now or in the future, desires to seek ordination. There is a great opportunity to grow and create in a supportive, encouraging, and exciting environment.
Theologically, we are Bible centered with a strong commitment to grow in faith and numbers as Jesus commissioned us. We take a moderate position on areas of strong social debate, we discourage political advocacy, and we honor diverse opinions among individuals. In preaching, teaching, and practice we emphasize love, faith, service, and Christ-like behavior - attributes that churches are uniquely called upon to proclaim and provide. Please visit our web site, www.firstucc.net, for more detailed information.
We have about 450 members with 145 in our Sunday worship. We have a central location in Quakertown, one block from the high school, and excellent physical facilities. We have a husband and wife as senior co-pastors, a full time administrative assistant, and 11 part time staff.
Our youth group, 7th through 12th grade, has about a dozen active members and an equal number of sometimes-participating members. Responsibilities for youth will include regular group meetings, Christian teaching, mission trips, retreats, bonding, planning, individual growth in faith and practice, and spiritual guidance during the transition from youth into adulthood.
Responsibilities for young adults will include creating programs for college students, those beginning careers, and those beginning families. This person will be able to initiate such programs, create small groups, and provide spiritual guidance during this time of challenge and transition into adult roles.
We have begun a monthly Saturday worship service that is informal, intimate, modern, and interactive. The music is upbeat and contemporary. Responsibility in this area will be to help us increase frequency to every Saturday and to initiate similar worship at other times. This person will be able to be a worship leader and will feel a strong call to bring in the young and the unchurched. Ability to participate in music and to use technology are strong pluses.
If you see a possible fit with your goals, we would very much like to be in contact with you. Give us a call or send an e-mail. Or, if you prefer, you can send a cover letter and resume, either hard copy or e-mail, to [Douglas Donigian, First UCC, 151 South 4th Street, Quakertown, PA 18951] or [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Phone inquiries can be made at 215.536.4447.
Friendship Village of Bloomington, 8100 Highwood Drive, Bloomington, MN 55438
Friendship Village of Bloomington, a premier continuing care retirement community, seeks a FT Chaplain to plan, coordinate and facilitate spiritual care. We are a vibrant community where residents enjoy connecting and learning. Position conducts/coordinates a broad range of spiritual programs to serve all denominations and faith expressions. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: leading services, Bible studies, Memorial services, support groups, and counseling. Schedule is Sunday – Thursday and comprehensive benefits are available. Masters of Divinity or Masters in Theology, and Ecclesiastical Endorsement required, CPE units completed or in progress, Board certified Chaplain preferred. Must have a minimum of three years of pastoral ministry in a senior environment and spiritual counseling experience. For consideration, please apply on-line at Friendshipvillagemn.com. E.O.E.
North Shore Congregational Church, Fox Point Wisconsin
North Shore Congregational Church seeks a Senior Minister. Their current Senior Minister, Karl Schimpf is retiring after over 30 years of serving North Shore Congregational Church. The church, founded in 1949, is an active, vibrant congregation pursuing their mission "to grow and deepen Christian discipleship in a faith community guided by the Holy Spirit". Membership of over 500 allows NSCC to have significant Youth and Adult Ministry programs, including Summer Bible Camp, Sunday School, Movie Nights, Advent Festival, Confiramtion and Stephen Ministry. Benevolence programs assist national and international missions, and their outreach programs touch the lives of hundreds, even thousands in the local community. Worship is held in a beautiful, well-maintained complex in a wooded area of Fox Point, located on Milwaukee County's North Shore, bordered on the east by Lake Michigan, the west by Interstate 43, the north by the Village of Bayside, and the south by the Village of Whitefish Bay. They have a very strong existing ministerial, music, support and custodial stff, and a long list of volunteers, which round out a wonderful well-respected church home.
Contact Mellisa Block, Corresponding Secretary, with interest in the position: BBlock1@wi.rr.com
|Miscellaneous - Full-time|
Congregational Engagement Coordinator
Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative, St. Paul MN
Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative (Beacon) has posted a new full-time position for a Congregational Engagement Coordinator at their Administrative Office in St. Paul. The best way to see the position and a detailed description of what they are looking for is through their website careers page:
Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative
2610 University Avenue West, Suite 100,
St. Paul, MN 55114
|Seminary Placement Sites|
St. John's School of Theology
United Church (UCC) Employment Opportunities
Minnesota Council of Non-Profits
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE-North Central Region)
Association of Professional Chaplains
American Association of Pastoral Counselors
Evangelical Free Church of America Employment Opportunities
Evangelical Lutheran Church of American Career Opportunities
Church Leadership Connection - Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
United Methodist Church - Job listings
Church Job Finder
Institute for the Support of Pastoral Ministries
North Central Ministry Development Center
Denominational websites - Hartford Institute for Religion Research
American Academy of Religion
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