Important reminder about background checks: Congregations are called to be safe places for all members, and every ELCA congregation is responsible to have established guidelines and policies protecting all members. When hiring church workers, please remember the importance of background checks. Your congregation should have official guidelines in place to safeguard members against abuse. For more information about background checks and guidelines: www.elca.org/backgroundchecks

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Contact Marilyn Matevia, mmatevia@neos-elca.org, or 330-929-9022, ext. 22

Music Ministry Leader; Modern Worship Service. Advent Lutheran Church, Uniontown is accepting applications for a permanent part-time music ministry leader for its Modern Worship Service. The candidate will possess a strong musical background (vocal and instrumental) with a commitment to support the mission and vision of the church. The spirited candidate will work cooperatively with the pastor, worship committee, and music team in leading, directing and planning music for the service. For a detailed job description or to submit a resume, email: secretary@adventuniontown.org

Director of Christian Education and Program Coordinator. Brunswick United Methodist Church is in need of a Director of Christian Education and Program Coordinator to work 40 hours per week with hours being flexible to work weekends and Sunday mornings as needed. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Christian Education, proven creativity skills, tech. savvy and ability to coordinate new programs and activities a must. 3 years’ experience preferred. Job Responsibilities: Oversee and direct all aspects of Christian Education for adults, youth and children ministries, and manages the development and growth of the Christian Education Program. This includes coordinating, creating and overseeing programs, outings and activities of interest to youth, young adults and young families. This person serves as the liaison between high school and young adults. If you are energetic, enthusiastic, creative and enjoy coordinating programs and interacting with all ages, this might be the church home for you. Please apply by emailing or sending your resumé: Brunswick United Methodist Church c/o Staff Parish Relations, P.O. Box 85, Brunswick, Ohio 44212. Phone: 330-225-3179 Email:  church@brunswickumc.org. Applications and job description are also available on the website at www.brunswickumc.net.

Part-time Director of Worship and Music. Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church (ELCA) in Brecksville, Ohio is seeking a part-time director of worship and music. The qualified candidate for this position should be proficient in organ and piano. Additional desired qualities would be choir directing, familiarity with Lutheran liturgical worship, and basic computer knowledge. The individual would be involved in our worship planning and be responsible for playing at our Sunday worship services, as well as, seasonal and other planned services. Availability for funerals and weddings hosted by the church would also be desired – subject to scheduling. We are seeking a Christian candidate who feels a call to, and love of, music, is creative, personable, relational, and a team player. Resume and cover letter can be emailed to pastorrandy@crlcbrecksville.org.

LOMO Camp Counselors and Staff. Camp Luther and Lutheran Memorial Camp are hiring camp counselors and support staff for the summer camping season. Click here for more information and applications.

High School Youth Leader. St. Paul, Berea is looking for an enthusiastic person with a heart for the Gospel who enjoys teaching and mentoring high school age students.  During the school year, will lead a weekly Sunday School class (9:45-10:45AM).  During the summer months, will assist with our Vacation Bible School and chaperoning a mission trip for one week.  Throughout the year will be responsible for planning, promoting, and leading a few social activities per month for students from 8th-12th grade in age.  Part-time, 8-12 hours per week (including prep time (on your own schedule) and class/activity time).  Upper classman college students/graduates with a major in theology /seminary / secondary education preferred.  Please email your resume to officestaff@stpaulberea.org.

Organist. St. Luke’s, Cuyahoga Falls is seeking an Organist for their weekly Sunday services, choir practices, and additional and seasonal services. Please click on the following links for a full job description (https://tinyurl.com/y7t9alwk) and application (https://tinyurl.com/yd3amnj6).

Part-Time Director of Worship and Music. Christ the Redeemer, Brecksville is seeking a part-time director of worship and music. The qualified candidate for this position should be proficient in organ and piano. Additional desired qualities would be choir directing, familiarity with Lutheran liturgical worship, and basic computer knowledge. The individual would be involved in our worship planning and be responsible for playing at our Sunday worship services, as well as, seasonal and other planned services.  Availability for funerals and weddings hosted by the church would also be desired – subject to scheduling. We are seeking a Christian candidate who feels a call to, and love of, music, is creative, personable, relational, and a team player. Resume and cover letter can be emailed to pastorrandy@crlcbrecksville.org.

Director of Music Ministries. Advent, Solon is seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministries to provide accompaniment for weekly worship service, direction of choirs, and continued development and coordination of the music program. Applicant should provide a resume with relevant experience and references. A complete job description is available at AdventSolon.org/Music. Applications should be sent to Advent Lutheran Church, 5525 Harper Road, Solon, OH 44139 or emailed to PastorJim@adventsolon.org.

Organist/Music Director. St. Jacob, Massillon (Jackson Township) is seeking an Organist/Music Director to play Sundays at 9:00 a.m. and to direct and rehearse the choir.  Other responsibilities include planning repertoire for worship serves with input from the pastor and Worship Board along with possibly playing for weddings and funerals. Contact Becky Foltz (beckyfoltz1@gmail.com / 330-854-5155) for more in-depth details.