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 

Communications Specialist

First United Methodist Church, Salem is seeking a creative and enthusiastic communications specialist to support our multi-media and communications strategy to inform and engage our community in the many programs and ministry offerings within our church. This part-time position will require estimated 20 hours per week that will include onsite work, as well as the opportunity to work from home.

Full Job Description can be found on our website:  (posted 02/05/2019)

Camp Counselors and Coordinators

Alta Mons Camp and Retreat Center is a rustic camp associated with the Roanoke District of the United Methodist Church. We are located in Shawsville, VA  and we are looking for summer camp counselors and coordinators! This job is a TON OF FUN! Who wouldn't want to spend their summer with kids teaching them about the love of Jesus Christ as you hang out in the beautiful mountains of Alta Mons?! You would need to be at camp from June 10th to July 20th, with lodging provided and FOOD PROVIDED the entire time! The camp experience will strengthen your faith in the Lord and give you a chance to mentor children and youth. Our community is diverse, inclusive, and open to anyone who enjoys working with kids, spending time outside, and is looking to grow in their faith (no matter where they are at right now!). There are many different positions available, and all are PAID. E-mail if you have any questions or interest! Check out our website for job descriptions and staff applications:  or contact Meredith Simmons at: (posted 03/12/2019)

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)

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)