Hyde Park United Methodist is a vibrant 2,000 member, century-old, urban congregation committed to Jesus Christ, empowered by the Holy Spirit, united in the love of God and called to make that love real to others. We are about transforming lives, creating Christian community and healing the city and the world. If you are interested in making God’s love real with us, view our open employment opportunities below.
(Part Time) Director of 11 Magnolia Music
Hyde Park United Methodist is seeking a worship leader for its 11Magnolia service. The service is a casual, comfortable setting with a variety of modern contemporary music styles. Coffee, fellowship, weekly communion, and interactive and multi-media elements help people connect with one another and discover God in unique ways in a welcoming environment.
The 11Magnolia Worship Leader incorporates a variety of current worship music into this intimate and invitational service. The worship leader will choose music that integrates into the overall flow of the service, which includes a broad emotional range. This person serves as the band leader, main vocalist, and manages transitions throughout the service.
Candidates must be growing in their own faith journey, warm-hearted, high-energy, well-organized, fun persons who are committed to a mainline Christian faith in the Methodist tradition. The successful candidate will have the following qualities: musical skills, training and experience in worship leadership with contemporary styles of music; skills and experience in recruiting and equipping volunteers; and ability to promote discipleship with other musicians. This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week. Job description may be found here. Apply now.
(Part Time) Assistant Director of Children’s Ministries at The Portico
The Portico campus of Hyde Park United Methodist is seeking a part-time (10 hours/week) Assistant Director of Children’s Ministries.
The Assistant Director of Children’s Ministries at The Portico Campus shall be responsible for the overall process by which we fulfill our mission of Making God’s Love Real in the lives of children and families by transforming lives, creating Christian community and healing the city and the world. The primary goals are to help our children grow in belief and action as Disciples of Christ. View the full job description here.
Please upload your cover letter and resume here. Someone from our search team will be in touch with you as we begin to review the applications. The application deadline is May 21, 2017.