Employment Listing

Organist available to supply: Contact Don Deitzel at 717-421-2624.

Posted 5/1/17
Congregation: St. Peter Lutheran Church, 130 Nittany Dr., Mechanicsburg
Position: Choir Director
St. Peter Lutheran Church, Mechanicsburg,  is seeking a choir director for Sunday morning services. This is a part time position. Call 717-766-2701 to obtain a job description. Send resume to stpeter@epix.net or to 130 Nittany Drive, Mechanicsburg 17055.

Posted 4/17/17
Congregation: Christ Lutheran Church, 46 W. High St., New Bloomfield
Position: Pianist for Voice Choir
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Position: Hand Bell Choir Director
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Position: Choir Director
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If interested in any of these positions, please contact Kim Hummel, Worship & Music Chairperson, Christ Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 448, New Bloomfield, PA 17068 or email clnb@embarqmail.com.

Posted 4/17/17
Congregation: Zion Lutheran Church, 100 W. Main St., Hummelstown
Positions: Preschool Teacher and Aides
Zion Lutheran Preschool has teacher and aide openings for the 2017-1018 school year. Zion Preschool uses Christian-based teaching. Details are available at zionlutheranpreschool.org. Send resume to Cherie L. Pedersen, Director at zluthpreschool@gmail.com or mail to Zion Lutheran Preschool C/O Cherie L. Pedersen, 100 West. Main Street, Hummelstown, PA 17036.

Posted 4/15/17
Organization: The Middletown Home, 999 W. Harrisburg Pike, Middletown
Position: Chaplain’s Assistant
The Middletown Home is seeking applications for Chaplain’s Assistant, to focus primarily on spiritual support / care in skilled nursing for residents and their families. The Assistant Chaplain will work directly with the Chaplain. Duties will also involve time with residents in personal care and independent living. The position requires ordination and 5 years pastoral experience. This position will seek employment for 2 days (8 hrs. each) and potential times being on call. Send inquiries to Beth Gilbert, Assistant Director of Human Resources, 717-944-3351 ext. 4157 or bgilbert@middletownhome.org.

Posted: 3/28/17
Congregation: Zion Lutheran Church, 47 Hanover St., Glen Rock
Position: Director of Music
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, ELCA is in search of a Director of Music to lead a mid-sized congregation in song. This person will be responsible for playing the organ and leading the music for one 9am Sunday Liturgy from the green Lutheran Book of Worship (Settings 1 and 2) or the blue With One Voice Hymnal (Setting 5). Zion is blessed with a 20 voice intergenerational choir named the Gethsemane Choir. Zion also has a bell ensemble that aims to play monthly. The Director of Music would direct both of these musical groups and choose hymns, anthems, and service music according to the liturgical year. Zion has access to the ELCA resource Sundays and Seasons for worship planning. In the last two years, Zion purchased a new two manual Allen Bravura Digital Church Organ complete with a touchscreen MIDI console controller. We invite you to visit our church website to become familiar with our parish and look at the organ/music page. We expect this position to be 10-15 hours/week, with 5-7 spent in worship, rehearsals, or meetings. This position would be made available sometime in June 2017. The salary is set competitively at $14,500 and is negotiable based on experience and duties (such as starting a children’s choir). Please send resumes and references to Zion Lutheran Church, 47 Hanover St. Glen Rock, PA 17327 or email them to office@zionglenrock.org.

Posted 3/16/17
Organization: United Lutheran Seminary
Position: Associate Director of Admissions
The Associate Director of Admissions is a member of the Student Services and Enrollment staff, and, under the guidance of the Director of Admissions, supports the enrollment activities of ULS through representing the seminary to external audiences and providing timely and thorough follow-up to those interested in enrolling. A primary function of this position will be articulating the mission, programs, and culture of both campuses of ULS to ELCA constituents. Click here for a complete job description. Contact Elizabeth Meighan at emeighan@ltsg.edu for additional information.

Posted 2/27/17
Organization: United Lutheran Seminary
Position: Director of Financial Aid
The Director of Financial Aid is a member of the Student Services and Enrollment staff and supports the mission of ULS through oversight and administration of federal and institutional financial aid funds and services. This position performs standard financial aid duties such as needs analysis, verification, loan processing, return to title IV, satisfactory academic progress monitoring, and coordinates with Advancement on scholarship acknowledgement activities. Click here for a complete job description. Contact Elizabeth Meighan at emeighan@ltsg.edu for additional information.

Posted 2/15/17
Congregation: Concordia Lutheran Church, 3825 Concordia Rd., Columbia
Position: Part-time Organist or Pianist
A unique experience for a student. The responsibilities can be crafted to maximize the growth opportunities to the successful candidate. Duties are playing the organ or piano for the Sunday 9:30 a.m. service one (1) time per month. Pay is commensurate with experience. For further information and an interview/audition, please call or email Pastor Mary Anne Kingsborough at pastormaryanne@embarqmail.com or call the church office at 717 285-4626.

Posted 2/14/17
Congregation: Trindle Spring Lutheran Church, 14 State Rd., Mechanicsburg
Position: Organist/Choir Director(s)
The positions have the possibility of being split, depending on applicant interest. We have a Moeller Pipe Organ, which was rebuilt by Zimmer in 1993 and enlarged to 17 ranks; it was also re-voiced by Dobson in 2013. We offer two liturgical worship services on Sunday; one at 8:00 am and one at 10:30 am. We also offer worship on Wednesday evenings during the Advent and Lenten seasons, and the customary additional holidays. A job description is available upon request. If interested, please send your resumé and references to office@trindlespringlutheran.org.

Posted 2/7/17
Organization: Lutheran Camping Corporation
Position: Various summer positions
High school, college-age, and adult summer staff are hired for positions based on experience and ability. The camp is an equal opportunity employer. Room and board are provided as well. Employment time lasts from early June (training period) through mid-August. Most weeks run from Sunday at 2:00 p.m. through Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Click here for more information.

Posted 12/10/16
Congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, East Berlin
Position: Youth Director
Trinity Lutheran Church has an immediate opening for a Youth Director. This part-time ministry position (approximately 10 hours/week) will plan, coordinate, and lead selected programs and activities for youth in grades 6-12 as part of Trinity’s faith formation, establishing positive, supportive, caring relationships with youth and their families. To view the full job description, please go to
For additional information, please contact Pastor George Scott at 717-259-9125, or pastor@trinitylutheraneb.org.

Posted 10/12/16
Congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, 26 W. Commerce St., Chambersburg
Position: Contemporary Christian Worship Leader
The CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP LEADER candidate will exhibit:
– a heart for the Lord and today’s music
– a sense of Call to be a key leader in an established, vibrant, weekly worship setting
– accomplished instrumental and vocal musicianship
– ability to work well in a supportive Christian team setting
– select and rehearse weekly music with the Journey Together musicians
– stipend negotiable
As you pray for God’s direction and feel a Divine leading to inquire further, we’d be delighted to assist you in discerning your call to a fulfilling Contemporary Music ministry! Please call the church office at 717-263-8156 for more information about consideration for this position.

Posted 10/10/16
Congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, 221 S. 2nd St., Steelton, PA
Position: Director of Music
Interested candidates should review the position description found here, and send inquiries and applications to trinitysteelton@yahoo.com.



Posted 12/10/16
Congregation: Trinity Lutheran Church, East Berlin
Position: Youth Director
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