Job Openings

Descriptions of current job openings in the Roanoke District are listed below. If you would like to list a job opening in a UM church, agency or mission, please contact us at  

Director of Ministries with Young People

Windsor Hills United Methodist Church in Roanoke, VA is seeking a person with a personal faith in Christ with a deep understanding of United Methodism, who relates well with young people and families.  The goal will be to enhance Windsor Hills' comprehensive program of ministry with young people to foster growth in discipleship, along with personal growth, confidence, and willingness to serve.  The DMYP will oversee the entire program while focusing on either the youth or the children's component of the day-to-day ministry.  Experience in children's and/or youth ministry is required, along with technology and communication skills for the 21st-century church. This will be up to a full-time position.  For further information or to submit a resume, contact the Rev. Doug Paysour at (posted 05/11/2021)

Part-Time Audio Visual (AV) Technician

The edges community of the Blacksburg United Methodist Church (BUMC) has an immediate opening for a part-time AV technician. This position is 15-20 hours per week. This person is responsible for the development, implementation, and coordination of all BUMC edges communication platforms. This person will be expected to attend one evening leadership meeting per week and Sunday morning worship services from 7:30 am to 12:30 pm. An attitude of welcoming hospitality and good communication skills are essential.  A more complete and detailed job description is located HERE.  The salary is $15,600 annually.  Applicants may send their resume and cover letter to (posted 05/10/2021)

Director of Church Preschool

Blacksburg United Methodist Preschool (BUMP), in association with Blacksburg United Methodist Church, is actively seeking a Director to oversee the daily operations and administration of the Preschool. The candidate will be experienced in the field of Early Childhood Education/Development. The Director is responsible for managing and coordinating all operations within the Preschool including, but not limited to, staff oversight and hiring, budgeting, curriculum development, training, marketing, and communication with parents, teachers, Church staff, and Church volunteers. To see a more detailed job description please CLICK HERE.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to BUMP Board via email to or mail to BUMP Board, Blacksburg United Methodist Church, PO Box 931, Blacksburg, VA 24063 (reposted 05/10/2021)

Part-time Contemporary Worship Leader

St. Mark's UMC in Daleville is in search of a part-time (10 hours per week) Worship Leader for our contemporary service.  Ideal candidates will have a passion for Christ, a love of praise music, and a desire to lead a team of dedicated volunteers.  Guitar or keyboard skills are required.  To apply or for more information, please contact Pastor Justin White at  (posted 04/09/2021)


Alta Mons Camp and Retreat Center is seeking housekeeping staff to perform a variety of tasks including cleaning and preparation for guests. CLICK HERE for a complete job description.  Contact Ronda Wimmer, Camp Executive Director for more information at  (posted 03/25/2021)

Part-time Financial/Office Administrator

West End UMC is seeking a part-time Financial/Administrative Assistant. Essential functions include church office management, media and communications support, financial record-keeping, and general clerical and receptionist duties. This position manages all administrative and financial activities of the church office including, but not limited to, posting weekly EVC statistics, preparing monthly payroll, reviewing all invoices and preparing checks for payment of same, preparing and filing quarterly IRS taxes. Candidates must be proficient with MS Office Suite, QuickBooks, desktop publishing software, and social media platforms. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to (posted 03/22/2021)

Part-time Children's Ministry Coordinator

Cave Spring UMC, Roanoke, VA is seeking a Children's Ministry Coordinator to minister with our children from birth through fifth grade.  This part-time role focuses on encouraging faith formation through worship, small group learning fellowship, missions, and intergenerational engagement.  The Children's Ministry Coordinator will coordinate staff and laity to shepherd young disciples to grow in faith as part of the larger church community. CLICK HERE for a detailed job description.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter (or direct questions) to (posted 3/16/2021) 


Bonsack UMC in Roanoke County is in need of an instrumentalist with the following requirements:
  • play weekly for the in-person worship service each Sunday at 10:30  a couple of instrumental selections before and after worship begins and occasionally one or more selections for the virtual worship experience
  • occasionally provide music for the in-person soloist who sings at the church on Sunday mornings but not in the sanctuary
$75-100/week depending on experience.  Contact Randy McMillen,   (updated 4/12/2021)

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