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Posted: 7/19/2021
Organization: Epiphany, Harrisburg
Position: Church Office Bookkeeper – Part Time
Description: This position is responsible for the Church’s financial information and compliance by maintaining an accurate set of books for General Ledger Accounts. The bookkeeper is responsible to complete the monthly financial close processes, prepare the monthly financial reports, and associated notes. Historical financial record keeping is necessary to support the financial audit process at the Church. This is a salaried part time position requiring, on average, 8 to 10 hours per week. There is the potential for some flexibility to work a part of each week remotely. For more information on this position or to send a resume with references, please contact Marilyn Ney, Church Council President at marilyn.a.ney@gmail.com, or mail resume to: Epiphany Lutheran Church, 1100 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, PA 17112. 717-657-8959. Click here to download a full job description.

Posted: 7/6/2021
Organization: St. Paul, Lititz
Position: Full-Time Director of Music Ministry
Description: St. Paul Lititz is seeking a Director of the Music Ministry.  This is a full-time position that Furthers the mission of the church by guiding a music ministry that joyfully proclaims God’s grace, fosters relationships of participants with their Lord and each other and reveals the gifts people have for serving Christ in worship and everyday life. Recruits, equips and organizes both musicians and other ensemble leaders to create music for a congregation open to a variety of music styles but grounded in a Lutheran liturgical and sacramental tradition. Builds on the heritage of the congregation while adapting to meet our changing worship needs, including online, indoor, outdoor, emergent and hybrid models. For a more full description and application instructions, see https://stpaullititz.net/director-of-music-ministry/

 

Posted: 6/15/2021
Organization: St. Mark’s Nursery School, which is a mission of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Harrisburg.
Position: Part-time Cantor
Description: We currently have an opening for a Director/Teacher at the school. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with children in a loving Christian based setting. A degree in Early Childhod Education is preferred but not required. We have classes for 2 – 4 year olds.  Resumes can be sent to St. Mark’s Nursery School, 4200 Londonderry Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109, attn: Sandra Dinger or emailed to stmarknurseryschool@gmail.com. If you would like Sandra to send the job requirements in a different format please let her know.  If more information is needed, she can supply that also. Sandra Dinger can be reached at the email address given above or at 717-329-6282.

 

Posted: 6/9/2021
Organization: Zion Lutheran Church of York
Position: Part-time Music Director
Description: Zion Lutheran Church is looking to fill the position of Music Director to lead our congregation in musical worship. The Music Director plays the organ and piano, directs the choirs, and works closely with our Pastors, Music Directors, and Worship and Music team to create a meaningful worship experience for all services.  Zion is a vibrant congregation with five services each week, one of which is online. This position is part-time up to 20 hours per week.  The successful candidate will need to use Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365, google docs and google calendar to perform their duties. Salary and benefits are based on education and experience.  A bachelor’s degree in music or equivalent experience is preferred.  Qualified candidates must possess knowledge of the ELCA’s religious beliefs, and a general understanding of Christian concepts, teachings, and Lutheran liturgy.  Zion’s organ is an American Classic Organ built by Aeoline-Skinner. To view our job description, and to learn more about St. John’s, go to https://www.zionyork.org  Please submit a letter of interest and resume to dmoyer@zionyork.org .

 

Posted: 6/1/2021
Organization: Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, East Petersburg
Position: Part-time Director of Music/Organist
Description: ZION EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH IN EAST PETERSBURG, PA, is seeking a part time Director of Music / Organist for it’s Sunday Worship Service, Holy Days of Christmas, Lenten, and Easter Services.  Our Music Director will consult with and report to the Pastor and the Worship and Music Committee.  The Director is responsible for rehearsing and directing the choir, providing music for an ELCA liturgical and traditional service.   See our website (zionep.org) for additional information about us. If interested, please mail your resume to attention of Pastor Ben Erzkus, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1905 Broad St., East Petersburg, PA 17520 or email resume to: pastor.ben@zionep.org.  Our church office phone is: 717-569-1359.

 

Posted: 5/26/2021
Organization: Grace Lutheran Church, Westminster, MD
Position: Full-Time Parish and Membership Engagement Associate
Description: This is a full-time office position with responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the church office, coordinating and producing various forms of print communications, maintaining parish records, and assisting pastors and program staff members with a variety of ministries.  The position reports directly to the Senior Pastor and works cooperatively with volunteers, and other staff, including the Financial and Communication Associate.This job is a salaried 40-hour per week position. Salary range starts in the low-$30,000s and is commensurate with qualifications.  Paid holiday, vacation and sick days are offered.  Some lifting is required. For a list of qualities and skills needed as well as a full job description or for questions, contact Patty Spears (spears0204@comcast.net).  Resumes, including salary requirements, should be emailed to spears0204@comcast.net no later than June 7, 2021.

 

Posted: 5/19/2021
Organization: St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, York
Position: Part-Time Music Director
Description: St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in York, PA, is seeking a Part-Time Music Director. This is a quarter-time position (10 hrs./wk) with weekly choir rehearsals on Thursday evenings, one Sunday worship service (traditional Lutheran Holy Communion liturgy in various settings) at 8:45 a.m., and seasonal special services (Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week, etc.).  A worship service is pre-recorded for livestreaming on Wednesday or Thursday each week. Additional compensation is available when the Music Director does the video editing and schedules it to premiere on social media. In addition to playing the rebuilt and solid state refurbished M.P. Möller two-manual, 15 rank pipe organ and tuned upright piano for worship services, the Music Director will direct the adult vocal choir (weekly September-Trinity Sunday) and hand bell choir (monthly September-May) .  During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are doing extremely limited congregational singing and no voice choir. This will change as the pandemic eases. The Music Director will work with the pastor to plan music for worship and will also be responsible for reporting to licensing websites. Current background clearances required.   Compensation range $10,000-$15,000 depending on qualifications and scope of work.

Please send résumés to: pastorschlegel@live.com or St. Peter’s Lutheran Church 947 N. George St. York, PA 17404. For more information call (717) 854-0589 and leave a message; your call will be returned.

Posted: 5/13/2021
Organization: Trinity Lutheran Church, Camp Hill
Position:  Director of Faith Formation, Full-Time Position
Description: Trinity Lutheran Church in Camp Hill, PA is looking for a dynamic Director of Faith Formation responsible for overseeing all Faith Formation programs, the management of Faith Formation staff, helping to manage and recruit volunteers, management of resources and communication of programs, all in support of the congregation’s mission of to Worship, Connect and Serve. For more information contact the lead pastor, The Rev. Dr. Jack Horner at jack.horner@trinitycamphill.org. You can find the full job description here.

Posted: 5/6/2021
Organization: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, York
Position:  Handbell Choir Director, Part-Time Position
Description: Handbell Choir Director sought for St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 25 W. Springettsbury Avenue, York, PA. Congregation utilizes five octaves Malmark Handbells and Tone Chimes. The successful candidate will exhibit excellent music skills and work collaboratively with other staff members and volunteers to enrich the liturgical life of the congregation. 15 member Ensemble rings music level 3+. Compensation for this part time position will be commensurate with skill and experience. Send resume to st.paulsyork@comcast.net  by June 14, 2021. Questions may be addressed through the church office 717-843-8155.

Posted: 5/6/2021
Organization: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, York
Position:  Children’s Music Director, Part-Time Position
Description: Children’s Music Director sought for St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 25 W. Springettsbury Avenue, York, PA. The successful candidate will exhibit excellent music skills in working with preschool through upper elementary age children to develop the singing voice and utilize Orff Instruments, tone chimes, handbells, and percussion in their music making. The candidate will work collaboratively with other staff members and volunteers to enrich the liturgical life of the congregation. Currently there are two groups who provide vocal and instrumental music. Compensation for this part time position will be commensurate with skill and experience. Send resume to st.paulsyork@comcast.net  by June 14, 2021. Questions may be addressed through the church office 717-843-8155.

Posted: 4/1/2021
Organization: St. John’s Episcopal Church of Lancaster
Position:  Part-time Minister of Music
Description: St. John’s Episcopal Church of Lancaster is seeking a Part-time Minister of Music (12 – 15 hours) for our vibrant, inclusive urban parish. The candidate will possess advanced organ playing skills, strong hymn and service music playing ability, leadership skills and is willing to be part of our dynamic ministry team. Our growing congregation appreciates music, and we are a singing church. The candidate should be well versed in diverse genres of music and able to effectively incorporate them into our worship services. The position offers room to grow for a highly motivated individual. We are looking for a candidate who views this position as a calling and a ministry. A Music degree is appreciated, but not required depending on years of experience. To view our job description, and to learn more about St. John’s, go to https://www.stjohns-lancaster.org  Please submit a letter of interest and resume (along with any other supplemental material, such as online recordings) to roy_keeler@hotmail.com by Monday, April 19, 2021.

Employment listings are provided to synod congregations and related agencies free of charge. This service is made possible by your Mission Support of Lower Susquehanna Synod and ELCA. Please provide a brief position description and contact information (as below) and a link to a complete position description on your web site (if desired). Send information to Marsha Roscoe at mroscoe@lss-elca.org. Positions are posted for 60 days unless extended. Please contact us if the position is filled before the 60 day period expires.