Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities 2017-08-02T16:54:57+00:00

To submit a job opportunity for your organization, please email Emily Pilat at pilat@vasynod.org

Organist Position at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church

Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mount Sidney, VA is seeking an organist.  Music is an integral part of our worship each Sunday and we look forward to finding the right person to join us in our mission.  For more information or to submit a resume please email: prderek@gmail.com.

Executive Director, Caroline Furnace Lutheran Campand Retreat Center

Caroline Furnace Lutheran Camp and Retreat Center, an outdoor ministry serving the Virginia, Metro DC, and West Virginia/Western Maryland Synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American (ELCA), is currently seeking an Executive Director. The board of directors will be accepting applications through August 15, 2017.

Caroline Furnace is located on 257 acres in the Fort Valley area of Shenandoah County, VA. In addition to the main camp and retreat facility in Fort Valley, Caroline Furnace operates an adult-only retreat center in Strasburg, VA.
The camp operates year-round, with a summer camp program from June through August and retreat rentals by congregations, councils, schools, recreational/sports clubs, girl and boy scouts, and many other groups throughout the year.
It is the mission of Caroline Furnace “to provide unforgettable faith, education, and renewal experiences in God’s creation for all God’s people.” A successful Executive Director will have a commitment to service and bring a strong understanding of Lutheran theology in the development of camp programming and retreat curricula.
The ideal candidate will successfully operate the existing camp programs while
developing additional offerings that reach out to God’s people. The ability to network with Caroline Furnace’s local community and congregations within the three synods is important.
Salary and total compensation are commensurate with the Virginia Synod guidelines. A residence is provided for the use of the Executive Director.
Interested candidates should submit a resume or Rostered Leader Profile to boardsecretary@carolinefurnace.org
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Director of Youth and Family Ministry
St. Mark Lutheran Church (ELCA) of Charlottesville VA

The Director of Youth and Family Ministry works with the Pastor(s), staff, lay leaders and others to support the spiritual health of the congregation and specifically the youth, primarily middle and high school age. Provides a connection between the St. Mark family and the growing number of youth.  The lead Pastor is the immediate supervisor of the Director of Youth and Family Ministry.

Core Duties:

Activities:   The following outline of activities are guidelines that may have some ebb and flow based on Church and school calendars.

  1. Weekly
    1. Coordinate and establish a weekly activity for youth
    2. Teach or help prepare youth Sunday School program
    3. Attend worship
    4. Foster relationship with Preschool families
  2. Other Activity Expectations include . . .
    1. Coordinate and attend at least two weekend retreats with youth every year
    2. Plan and coordinate – bi-monthly social youth/family events
    3. One week a year, help coordinate and attend a mission trip with youth/families
    4. Coordinate and attend at least two synod retreats with youth every year
    5. Be available to youth/families. This includes establishing/publishing office times or availability for meetings/visits
    6. Work with the Pastor to get the youth involved in church leadership activities such as acolyte, readers, assisting minister, etc. and leading & planning youth worship services
    7. Attend Pastor led Church staff meetings
    8. Attend Mission Council meetings as required by Council
    9. Participate in Church Funded Continuing Educations as appropriate
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Home Health Clinical Services Director

myPotential at Home—A National Lutheran Service has an exciting opening for a talented Registered Nurse with a home healthcare background to join our new home health operation, overseeing our growing footprint up the Shenandoah Valley into Staunton, Va. The Home Health Clinical Services Director will serve a key role in shaping the program and managing the care delivery and service experience of all clients in the comfort of their home. If you are looking for a fulfilling and stimulating leadership role that offers career growth, a flexible schedule, and excellent pay with generous benefits, apply today!

  • • $100K starting salary
  • • $5,000 sign-on bonus with additional bonus opportunities in year one
  • • Flexible day-shift position, weekends not required
  • • Continued learning encouraged with tuition reimbursement
  • • Willing to offer relocation assistance

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