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Director of Music and the Arts, Community Church of Chesterland

Community Church of Chesterland seeks a part-time Director of Music and the Arts who will work closely with the settled pastor to design and implement a music program that reflects Chesterland UCC’s vision for its present and future. Primary duties include identifying and performing hymns and songs for the weekly Sunday morning spiritual gatherings, leading music, and assisting the pastor in identifying and planning for other opportunities of artistic expression within the weekly spiritual gatherings (ex. dance, painting, poetry, etc.)

Hours and Salary: 15 hours/week, $1,400/month (no benefits), beginning September 1, 2022. Full description and application instructions available here.

Organist and Director of Music and the Arts, Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights

The Organist and Director of Music and The Arts oversees all musical and artistic offerings at Plymouth Church. The person in this position will lead the congregation in hymns from the organ, conduct the church’s chancel and handbell choirs, provide or arrange music for weddings, funerals and memorial services held on church premises, with additional compensation and first right of refusal, maintain church instruments and music libraries, and collaborate with Pastors to create engaging worship services.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, references, and links to audio and video choral and organ recordings to plymouthchurchshaker@gmail.com. For more information, see https://www.plymouthchurchucc.org/jobposting

Lead Musician (PT), First Congregational Church of Akron

First Church seeks a Lead Musician to encourage the congregation’s worship of God through music and song. Primary responsibilities include planning worship music for the 9 a.m. Sunday and special worship services in collaboration with the Senior Minister, providing vocal, guitar or keyboard leadership, rehearsing and directing the worship team, and selecting and purchasing music. The ideal candidate works collaboratively with others and is engaged in their personal journey of faith, having at least five years of experience in music performance or worship team leadership and a background in sacred music. Hours and Salary: Up to 10 hours/week, $17-$23/hour commensurate upon experience (no benefits). Click here to learn more and apply.

Director of Christian Education (PT), St. John's UCC, Dover

The Director of Christian Education is a part-time role, reporting to the Senior Pastor and is primarily responsible for engaging children and youth (elementary, middle, and high school age) and their families in St. John’s U.C.C. church life.  This position develops and implements a variety of programming to meet the needs of target audiences.  The Director of Christian Education is additionally responsible to oversee and work within budget expectations and actively collaborate with multiple members of St. John’s U.C.C. (including by not limited to pastors, staff, Board of Christian Education, and Church Council members). Please contact John McIlvaine at mcilvainejon@gmail.com or by phone at 330-204-2123 for consideration.

Children & Youth Ministry Director (PT), Trinity UCC, Wadsworth
Trinity United Church of Christ in Wadsworth Ohio, an Open & Affirming congregation, seeks a Children and Youth Ministry (CYM) Director to provide programming for children and youth (infant through high school). The CYM Director will report directly to the pastor but work in collaboration with the Christian Education Committee (CEC) in implementing programming. Qualifications: A commitment to Christ and a calling to Faith Formation; High School diploma required; Previous experience in children and youth ministries is ideal, but not required – it’s about your passion. This is a part time position, around 15 hours a week including Sunday mornings. If you feel this position is for you, please submit a letter of interest and resume via mail or email to Trinity UCC – CYM Search Committee, 215 High St. Wadsworth, Ohio 44281 OR CYMSearch@ucctrinity.com. Download full description with this link.
Children's Church Leader & Nursery Attendant (both PT), First Church, Painesville
First Church, Congregational UCC in Painesville is seeking to fill two part-time positions: a Children’s Church Leader and Part-Time Nursery Attendant,  during our 10 AM Sunday service. Children’s Church is for Pre K-5th Grade and Nursery is for kids ages 3-under. Rate of pay will be $150-$200 per Sunday for each position. Must pass background check and have a passion for working with children. If you are interested in applying or if you would like to explore either one of these opportunities further, please contact Rev. Tom Cofer Pastor, First Church, Congregational UCC at tom@firstchurchcongregational.org or (440) 357-7518. 
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Office and Communications Administrator, Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights

This highly visible role will have the primary responsibility of managing our main office 6.5 hours every day Monday through Friday, approximately 32.5 hours per week. This position serves as the ambassador of “first impressions” when answering the phone, greeting visitors and being at the center of activity as it relates to a wide variety of tasks related to administrative and the weekly and seasonal communications. We seek an organized, detail oriented, and patient individual This is a salaried position with competitive compensation and healthcare and retirement benefits.

For more information and to apply, see www.plymouthchurchucc.org/jobposting

Clinical Chaplain, Cleveland Clinic

Clinical Chaplain provides spiritual care to patients, families and caregivers fostering spiritual resources for healing. Spiritual care is a component of healing, so meeting others where they are and helping them amid troubled waters is a vital part of the Chaplain’s role. Your daily direct patient care will be performed in various inpatient settings such as assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, as well as patients’ residences. Full time, days plus call. Detailed responsibilities available with this link.

Church Sexton, Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights

Perform a variety of duties including cleaning and security of the Church facilities to ensure the facilities are properly cared for and operate smoothly. The work will focus on high traffic areas of the building, which require regular cleaning and floor maintenance. This is an hourly paid position with competitive compensation and healthcare and retirement benefits.

For more information and to apply, see www.plymouthchurchucc.org/jobposting