Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

Director of Children’s Music & Drama

Located 30 minutes west of the Gateway Arch in suburban St. Louis, Manchester UMC is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Director of Children’s Music & Drama.  Manchester is a historic, vibrant and inclusive church, with an active congregation of nearly 2,700 members. Our rich history includes the finest in Traditional and Modern styles of worship music, both choral and instrumental. The person in this staff position will help develop the spiritual life of the congregation through creative fine arts. This role provides oversight, coaching and supervision to the children’s music and drama ministries, leads a children’s choir and collaborates closely with the Youth Music Ministry and the Children and Family Ministries of Manchester UMC. This person must have a love for music and drama and a passion for developing community as well as the abilities of others. This position is eligible for employer retirement account contributions, health insurance, paid holidays, vacation days, sick days and continuing education. Please review the job description for more details. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to . No phone calls please. Updated 7/14/2021.

Preschool Teachers (Part-time)

Circle of Friends Preschool is seeking qualified candidates to serve as a co-teachers in our 1-year old room (Monday through Friday 8:45a to 11:45a). We offer developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum that prepares children for future success. Through a focus on academic, social, musical and emotional development, the preschool emphasizes whole child development. An ideal candidate loves inspiring young children to learn and collaborating with team members across grade levels to enhance our curriculum and supportive school environment. Please review the job description for more details. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to No phone calls please. Updated 7/20/21.

Preschool Substitute Teachers

Circle of Friends Preschool is seeking candidates to serve as Substitute Teachers during the school year. We offer developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum that prepares children for future success. Through a focus on academic, social, musical and emotional development, the preschool emphasizes whole child development. An ideal candidate for our substitute teaching team loves inspiring young children to learn and supporting our teaching team members across the grade levels to enhance our curriculum and school environment.

This position is hourly and scheduled as needed. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to . No phone calls please. Updated 8/8/20.