Job Openings

Descriptions of current job openings in the Roanoke District are listed below. If you would like to list a job opening you have available, please contact us at 

Director of Ministries with Youth/Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries (part time)
Windsor Hills UMC, Roanoke, is seeking a part-time Director of Ministries with Youth (10 hours per week) or a half-time Director of Youth/Young Adult Ministries (20 hours per week) that would include both youth (6th-12th grades) and Young Adults (18-30 years of age). The decision will be determined by the gifts, talents and availability of our best candidate. For details, visit the Virginia Conference website at  (posted 05/16/2018) 

Director of Music Ministry (part time)
Bonsack UMC located in suburban Roanoke County is seeking a part time Director of Music Ministry.  Normal work schedule of 15 hours/weekly.  Compensation determined by experience.  Transitioning to blended traditional/contemporary worship style.  Click Here to find a complete description of the job opening. (posted 05/11/2018) 

Worship Musician/Accompanist (part time)
Bonsack UMC located in suburban Roanoke County is seeking a part time worship musician/accompanist.  Normal work schedule of 10 hours/weekly.  Compensation determined by experience. Transitioning to blended traditional/contemporary worship style.  Click Here to find more information about this opportunity. (posted 05/11/2018) 

Activities Director/ Director of Wellness and Leisure
Hermitage Roanoke is hiring --Director of Wellness and Leisure develops, implements, and manages a comprehensive activities program designed to meet the social, spiritual, emotional, and intellectual needs of our residents. He or she plans and coordinates events, outings, games, and exercises for residents and arranges for scout troops, school groups, and performance groups to visit the residents. In addition, the Director of Leisure oversees all activities to ensure residents participate safely and recruits/supervises the Activities staff and any volunteers.  For details, and to apply go to their website.   (posted 5/9/2018)

Director of Children's Ministry (part time)
Raleigh Court UMC in Roanoke, is seeking a Director of Children's Ministry. This person 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 (preferred: Bachelor's degree), and experience required to work successfully with church leadership, the children's ministry, and church members. Furthermore, s/he will be able to develop, implement, and oversee children's programs in support of the ministry of RCUMC. This position will be part of the church staff and will work closely with the Senior Pastor and other staff and volunteer leaders to develop this very important ministry of our church. Please submit resumes to Sarah Stephens at
(posted 04/23/2018) 

Pianist/Choir Director
Mays Memorial UMC is in need of a pianist/choir director. The choir is small in number but great in spirit. They practice on Tuesday evening at 6:30. Worship service is Sunday at 11:15. There are also a few special services throughout the year. Please contact Rev. Melanie Franklin if interested at 540-521-2154 or email at (posted 4/18/2018)

Business Manager
Cave Spring United Methodist Church, located in south Roanoke County, is seeking a skilled and experienced person to be our Business Manager.  This position averages 20 per week and performs the business and financial work that is required for the administration of the church.  Bachelor's degree in accounting (or related business degree) with knowledge of and experience in fund accounting. Skill and experience with financial and database software required; church financial and United Methodist Church experience helpful. Good communication and collaborative skills required For a complete position description, visit or email   Email resumes to by May 10.  (updated 5/1/18)


Communication/Administration Assistant 

Cave Spring United Methodist Church, located in south Roanoke County, is seeking a creative, welcoming and skilled person to be our Communication Administration Assistant.  This position is 24 hours per week providing communication and  administrative support to the dynamic ministries of CSUMC.  We are seeking a person who is experienced in administrative software, including database, word processing, spreadsheet and especially desktop publishing. The successful candidate will be creative, friendly, energetic, welcoming and able to flourish in a team environment. Ability to prioritize and multi-task is a must.  Experience in the United Methodist Church is helpful. For a complete position description, visit or email Email resumes to pastordenise@ by May 10.   (updated 5/1/18)

Camp Counselors, Housekeeping & Kitchen Staff 

Alta Mons Camp and Retreat Center, in Shawsville, is hiring SUMMER STAFF. (Counselors June 11- July 21 and Coordinators June 4-July 25).  Applications are at  Alta Mons, a United Methodist Ministry, is also looking to hire housekeeping and kitchen staff for the summer. For more information, please contact Ronda Wimmer at 540-268-2409 or email:  (posted 2-26-2018).  

Youth Director

St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Daleville, is a vibrant, growing church in search of a part-time (15 hours per week) Youth Director.  The qualified candidate will enhance and grow our current youth program to Junior and Senior High students.  Energy and enthusiasm for sharing God's love with teens is a must!.  Experience with youth ministry is preferred.  This position has the potential for additional hours as the ministry grows.  Salary is negotiable.  Please send resumes and direct questions to Pastor Justin White, (posted 2-8-2018).  

Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministries 
Bethlehem UMC in Moneta, VA (Lynchburg District) is searching for a full-time Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministries. Primary responsibilities are to develop and maintain Christ-centered ministries that serve Children (birth to 12), Youth (Middle & High School), and Families within the church who have children in those age-groups. This is a full-time, salaried position with paid vacation and holidays that is currently open. If interested, please contact Bethlehem UMC by email at or call the church office at (540) 297-7957 and we will send you more details and a job application. (updated 5/1/18)

Child Care
Bonsack United Methodist Church is seeking 2 part-time child care providers to staff the children's nursery on Sunday mornings from 8:30 to 12:00.  Additional hours could include Sunday Evenings, 5:45 to 7:45, and Tuesday evenings 5:45 to 8:30, as needed.  The salary is $10.00/ hour paid bi-weekly.  All applicants must be 18 years of age or older and be willing to undergo a thorough background screening.  Applicants with a kind heart and childcare experience who are able to meet the physical and emotional needs of our children are invited to apply. Please send all inquiries and/or resumes to Patricia King:  (re-posted 1/25/2018)

Trinity UMC (Roanoke) needs an organist for our Sunday 11 o'clock worship service.  It involves a choir rehearsal following the Sunday Service or Sunday afternoon.  Please contact our choir Director, Donna Rodgers 540-989-4176 or e-mail her at    (re-posted 10/10/17) 


Three Oaks Fellowship United Methodist Church in Hardy is hiring an accompanist for Sunday morning 11:00 am worship.  Contact Rev. Clyde DeLoach at (updated 09/29/2017)