Anticipated Job Opening: MUMC Discipleship Coordinator (January 2018)

Murphysboro UMC anticipates there will be an opening for a Discipleship Coordinator position, approximately 20 hours per week, in early 2018. 
Job Responsibilities:
• Coordinate and lead discipleship ministries for participants of all ages
• Lead and/or assist in launching new ministries in the life of the church
• Assist pastor with development of semi-annual leadership retreats
• Supervise and mentor program and ministry staff
• A deep and abiding love for Jesus Christ, and a desire to serve others.
• Prefer Bachelor’s degree and 5 years’ experience working in a faith-based organization in a leadership capacity.
• Currently active in a United Methodist church.
• Basic knowledge of the United Methodist denomination and structure.
• Good organizational, project management, and detail-oriented skills
• Good communication and people skills.
• Basic computer skills, including internet, email, facebook, Excel, Word.
• Valid drivers’ license; ability to travel locally and occasionally long distance
Submit resume and letter of interest to: SPRC Chair, Murphysboro United Methodist Church, 1500 Pine Street, Murphysboro, IL 62966 or email to nancy.vallino@yahoo.com.