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Job Opportunities 2018-01-11T15:56:35+00:00

Job Opportunities

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

The Virginia Synod Director for Evangelical Mission / Assistant to the Bishop

The Virginia Synod, in partnership with ELCA Domestic Mission, is seeking a qualified person to serve as our Director for Evangelical Mission / Assistant to the Bishop. The plan is for this full time staff person to live and work in the eastern part of our synod. A churchwide search is underway.
For more information please click here.

Chaplain, Virginia Lutheran Homes

The Chaplain is responsible for providing spiritual care, short-term counselling, worship leadership, education and other religious support to residents, families and staff at all Virginia Lutheran Homes facilities.
For a complete job description, click here.
For anyone interested in applying for this position, they can contact the Becky Walls at the Virginia Synod Office at 540-389-1000 or they can email at walls@vasynod.org.

Organist, Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mount Sidney

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, Rural Family Development

This position is responsible for providing leadership and management to implement the Head Start Program for Caroline County in concert with the mission and vision of the Virginia Council of Churches/Rural Family Development through the utilization of Federal funding, State and agency policies and procedures.
For a complete job description, click here.
For anyone interested in applying for this position, they can contact the Virginia Council of Churches at 804-321-3300 ext. 100 or they can email Crystal Greenerl at greenerl@vacouncilofchurches.org.

Organist, Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer in Petersburg

Seeking part-time organist/choir director for one Sunday morning service, one adult choir rehearsal, and special services during Lent, Holy Week, and Christmas. Candidates should be familiar with the traditional liturgical service as practiced in a Eucharistically-centered sung service and experienced in a variety of musical styles. Salary range is negotiable with 2 weeks paid vacation. Opportunities for wedding and funerals are compensated separately. The primary instrument is a two manual Rodgers organ with spinet pianos in the sanctuary and the chapel. For information about the church and congregation please visit the church website at www.lcor.net
Interested candidates should contact Marva Farrington, Worship Committee Chair, at marva_farrington@yahoo.com. The position will become available in January 2018.

Director of Music, Grace & Glory Lutheran Church in Palmyra

Are you someone who is an accomplished keyboardist/pianist and looking for a part-time position (approx. 20 hrs/wk)? Have you been involved in a choir and have the ability to direct a choir? Grace and Glory has the perfect position for you! We are currently seeking someone with your abilities to serve as our Dir. of Music for our congregation. Our worship services are held Sundays at 8:30am and 10:30am. If you would enjoy working with a vibrant, growing congregation sharing your gift of music, we would really enjoy speaking with you. Please email gglcelca@embarqmail.com. It would be helpful to include both a cover letter and resume when inquiring and/or applying. We would be pleased to share a Job Description which is flexible depending upon the successful candidate’s musical gifts. EOE.

Grace & Glory is a vibrant, growing congregation in beautiful Central Virginia. We are active in the community and welcome all to join us as “Caring Christians sharing God’s message of Grace.” To learn more about us and our mission, please visit our website at http://www.graceandglory.church.

Director of Youth and Family Ministry, St. Mark Lutheran Church in Charlottesville

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. To view the full listing and apply, click here.

General Minister, Virginia Council of Churches

POSITION PURPOSE AND CLASSIFICATION:
  • To provide leadership and administration for the Virginia Council of Churches.
  • This is a full-time, interim, executive position, exempt, with an initial term of employment of 3 years (the interim may be considered for permanent employment).

For a complete job listing, click here.

Interested persons should submit a letter and resume to: greenerl@vacouncilofchurches.org