Part-time Youth & Children's Ministries Coordinator: First Baptist Church (Ithaca, NY)

First Baptist Church of Ithaca is seeking a part-time Youth and Children’s Ministries Coordinator. Responsibilities include coordination of Christian education opportunities for children and youth, including the Sunday School program, in collaboration with the Pastor and Children’s Education Ministry Team. This 10-month position is 15 hours per week to include Sundays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from September to June. Starting salary: $975 per month.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to First Baptist Church, PO Box 254, Ithaca, New York 14851 or via email to fbithaca@gmail.com.

Part-Time Youth and Children's Ministries Coordinator: First Baptist Church of Ithaca (NY)

First Baptist Church of Ithaca is seeking a part-time Youth and Children’s Ministries Coordinator. Responsibilities include coordination of Christian education opportunities for children and youth, including the Sunday School program, in collaboration with the Pastor and Children’s Education Ministry Team. This 10-month position is 15 hours per week to include Sundays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from September to June. Starting salary: $975/month.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to First Baptist Church, PO Box 254, Ithaca, New York 14850 or via email to fbithaca@gmail.com.

Part-time Organist/Choir Director: Christ Episcopal Church (Corning, NY)

Christ Episcopal Church is seeking to fill the position of Organist/Choir Director beginning November 2, 2014. The centerpiece of our music program is our spectacular 43 rank, 3 manual Casavant organ, which was installed in 1960 and has been carefully maintained in excellent condition. There is a Weber grand piano in the sanctuary, two upright pianos in the choir rooms and a spinet piano in the fellowship lounge.

The choir schedule from the first Sunday in September through the fourth Sunday in June is rehearsal at 8:30 AM followed by performance at 10 AM Holy Eucharist. The choir does not meet during July and August. During this time the Organist/Choir Director often engages individual musicians or small ensembles to enhance the worship service. Our Handbell Choir is led by a parish member in consultation with the Organist/Choir Director. In addition to Sunday services, the Organist/Choir Director is responsible for extra services during the Christmas, Lent, and Easter seasons, as well as weddings and funerals if available. Other responsibilities include selection, with the Rector, of service music and maintenance of the music library.

This is a part time position, requiring approximately 12 hours per week. The compensation offered is $19,000, plus 6 Sundays per calendar year of Personal Time-Off to be used for vacation, sick, and personal time. The Organist/Choir Director reports directly to the Rector.

Interested persons may submit questions, request for a full job description, and resumes to: cepiscopal.stny.rr.com. To learn more about Christ Church, visit our website: www.christepiscopalcorning.org.

Opportunities with American Baptist Churches of New York State

The American Baptist Churches of New York State (ABCNYS) invite CRCDS students and alumni to consider ministry opportunities around upstate New York. The ABCNYS Region serves 294 churches in a variety of ministry settings, urban and rural, suburban and small town.  A number of our churches are dually aligned or in a federated or union relationship with varied mainline Protestant or other Baptist denominations. To learn more about our Region, visit www.abc-nys.org.

If you are interested in having your information shared with an ABCNYS search committee, please send a letter of interest along with an up-to-date American Baptist Personnel Services (ABPS) profile and three current professional references knowledgeable of your ministry skills and experience to:  Rev. Jerrod Hugenot, Associate Executive Minister 518/380-4510  or  jhugenot@abc-nys.org.

Mailing address: 115 Hazelhurst Avenue, Albany, NY 12203

If you do not have a current ABPS profile, please contact the American Baptist Region with which your local church membership is affiliated. If you are not currently aligned with ABC/USA, please send a resume detailing skills, experience, and three professional references along with your affiliation and standing with your current denomination.

For more information about ABCNYS search and call support, visit:  http://www.abc-nys.org/who-we-are/regional-enhancement-team/ret-clergy-placement