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P/T Organist and/or Director of Music (5-10)
Organist and/or Director of Music is needed at Schwarzwald Lutheran Church, Exeter Township, PA. Two positions or may be combined into one position. Organist responsibilities include all church services (normally one Sunday morning service plus special services/holidays) and accompanying choir(s) one evening per week. Part-time position estimated to average 10 hours per week. Director of Music is responsible for 3+ choirs, hand bell choir, directing summer youth music and drama camp (one week), coordinating, overseeing, maintaining and growing musical aspects of the church. Part-time position estimated to average 15 hours per week. Salary(s) commensurate with experience; all candidates will be considered regardless of their education status, experience and current salary. 4 weeks vacation; annual raise. Send letters of interest and resumes to church, 250 Church Lane Rd. Reading, PA 19606 or email@example.com. Application deadline is May 24.
P/T Accountant (5-8)
St. Luke, Freeland seeks a part-time accountant, 8-10 hours a month, to do payroll, taxes and monthly reports. Knowledge of Quick Books is required. Contact St. Luke, Freeland by mail or phone, 627 Main Street, Freeland 18224, 570-636-1241.
P/T Sexton (4-27)
Saint Matthew’s United, Scranton, is seeking an experienced part-time Sexton for approximately 20 to 25 hours per week. Some on call coverage is required. Salary is competitive, and hours are flexible. Candidates must have a high school diploma, or the equivalent, a valid driver’s license, and access to a reliable vehicle, current registration, and insurance, provide references and pass a comprehensive back ground check. Duties include, but are not limited to cleaning and maintenance of the building and grounds, including maintaining the heating and air conditioning systems, maintaining supplies, and setting up and clearing rooms, for events, gardening and lawn care. Must be able to work independently. Must be able to work on Sunday mornings, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Must be available to unlock and lock the Church for Sunday Services and Special Services. Must be able to lift and/or carry up to 50 lbs, and be knowledgeable of the tools, methods, techniques, and materials used in custodial work. Please email your interest in this position to Reverend Mary Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Church Office at 570-342-1000.
P/T Music Director (4-9)
Trinity, Bangor is seeking a part-time Music Director. Position pays based on experience and education. For more information, please contact Pr. Larry Laine at email@example.com or 757-613-712 (cell phone) or 610-522-2023 (church phone).
Director of Christian Education (4-1)
Grace, Shillington seek a part-time Director of Christian Education, 25 hours per week; specific days and hours are negotiable. The Director of Christian Education will oversee, coordinate, and administer the Christian education of Grace children and youth, and participate in community outreach to support the growth of the congregation. Bachelor’s Degree in education, ideally with an emphasis on religion. Teaching experience is preferred. Clearances and background checks are required. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to communicate with children according to their age level and ability to understand, and possess good organizational, planning, and leadership skills. A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is preferred. Compensation is commensurate with experience and education. Qualified candidates are to submit their resume electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for applications is April 19.
P/T Sexton (4-1)
Huff’s Union Church, Alburtis seeks a trustworthy employee who will be responsible for keeping buildings secure. Duties include light maintenance and cleaning of buildings on our campus. Experience with room set-up and maintaining supplies. Must be good with verbal communication and be able to work unsupervised. Also needs to maintain knowledge of schedules and events for buildings. We offer a competitive salary and flexible hours. Background checks required. No phone calls please. Qualified applicants please send letter of interest to: James Meitzler Sr., Committee Chair, C/O Huffs Church, 540 Conrad Rd, Alburtis PA 18011 or e-mail James at email@example.com.
P/T Church Custodian/Sexton (3-23)
St Mark, Bethlehem Township offers a part-time (10-12 hrs/wk) position maintaining our church. Responsibilities include weekly cleaning and maintenance of the church, unlock church for Sunday service and special services. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent; subject to background check; good organizational and communication skills; ability to work independently; ability to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds; possess working knowledge of the methods, techniques, and materials used in custodial work. Please send resume along with references to St.Marks_lutheran@yahoo.com.
F/T Chaplain (3-21)
Luther Crest, Allentown is seeking a full-time chaplain. General Responsibilities: Responsible for providing spiritual leadership and spiritual services to residents, families, and staff. Visits all nursing care and personal care/assisted living residents upon admission/ move-in and at least quarterly. Maintain notes for each visit on the chart of each resident in the nursing care center and personal care/assisted living. Provides and/or coordinates worship opportunities for residents, e.g., weekly and special worship services, Bible studies, communion (group or private), bedside prayer. For a full description, please visit https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/diakon#/job/2916.
P.T Treasurer (3-17)
St. Peter’s, Pen Argyl (Plainfield Township) has an opening for a church treasurer. The candidate should be familiar with payroll, Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, Access and/or other financial management software. Hours average approximately 7 hours/week. Salary is $5,100/year. Successful clearance via Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Record Check Form (SP4-164) is required. Applicants should call Joe Barabas, at 610.662.9506 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Applications are available at church office, 1422 Church Road, Pen Argyl 18072, by calling the church office at 610.863.6859 or emailing email@example.com.
P/T Youth Director (3-12)
Are you an enthusiastic Christian who can articulate your faith in creative and joyful ways? Do you see children and youth as being more than just “the future of the church?” Have you had experience creating opportunities for people to make connections and develop relationships? Can you create a plan and follow it through to the end? Can you be flexible and roll with the punches when the plan doesn’t work? Do you play well with others?
Most importantly, are you convinced that God loves us even though we don’t deserve it and can’t do a thing to earn God’s love? If these questions intrigue you, please send your letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about how you might become a part time member of our staff at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Perkasie, Pennsylvania.
PT Minister of Music (3-11)
Grace, Reading is seeking a PT Minister of Music to direct one adult choir and play for one Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 AM. The candidate should be familiar with the Lutheran liturgy found in the ELW Hymnal and have proficiency in playing a pipe organ and/or piano. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send references and resume to Grace Lutheran Church 33 South 11th St., Reading, Pa. 19602 or call Pastor Burl Latshaw at 484-366-4193 for additional information. Pastor’s email is email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
F/T Executive Director (3-6)
Bear Creek Camp is looking to fill the position of Executive Director. With a firm commitment to Christ and the Church, the Executive Director serves the mission and vision of Bear Creek Camp through directing its ministries, developing financial resources, developing strategic relationships with individuals and organizations, and ensuring that all programs are consistent with the mission, vision, and philosophy of Bear Creek Camp. The full job description can be found here: https://bearcreekcamp.org/employment-opportunities. Please send all resumes and inquiries to: email@example.com.
P/T Minister of Music (2-28)
Grace, Reading is seeking a PT Minister of Music to direct one adult choir and play for one Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 AM. The candidate should be familiar with the Lutheran liturgy found in the ELW Hymnal and have proficiency in playing a pipe organ and piano. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send references and resume to Grace Lutheran Church, 33 South 11th St., Reading, Pa. 19602 or call Pastor Burl Latshaw at 484-366-4193 for additional information.
P/T Music Ministry Director (1-23)
Provides choral and instrumental music leadership for 2 services each Sunday morning as well as for special services. Duties include playing organ and piano to lead liturgy and hymns; selecting appropriate music for each service; rehearsing and directing choirs and instrumentalists; meeting with pastor and Worship & Music Committee for planning. This is a part-time position (approximately 20 hours per week). Salary commensurate with training and experience. Send resume to: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Attn: Music Ministry Director Search Committee, 501 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049 or firstname.lastname@example.org.