Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

Director of Communications (Full-TIME)

Manchester UMC is seeking a Director of Communications responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive communication strategies that advance the vision and mission of Manchester UMC. Their efforts will help to inform, attract, and engage people in the life of the church. This person is also the chief champion of the Manchester UMC brand and responsible for ensuring clear, consistent, concise, and cohesive communications across all platforms.

This person will be highly organized, an excellent communicator and able to exercise good judgement in a variety of situations. They will be able to coordinate efforts independently and successfully from conception to completion. This person must be able to simultaneously handle competing priorities and confidential matters in a professional and timely manner. This person will be a compassionate and collaborative leader, who is committed to, and supports, the vision and mission of Manchester UMC and its leadership.

View the job description to learn more and to apply. Updated 8/16/2023.


Manchester UMC is seeking responsible adults to care for children ages 3 weeks old to 5th grade while their parent/guardian participates in church-sponsored activities. Paid Sunday morning and weekday shifts are most common and persons can choose which shift(s) they prefer and how often they work. Childcare Providers work in teams of at least two adults to ensure a healthy, safe, and nurturing environment for children under their care. View the job description to learn more and to apply. Updated 5/30/2023.

Custodian & Maintenance Specialist (Full-time)

Manchester UMC is seeking candidates for a full-time Custodian position. This person is responsible for helping to keep the facilities of Manchester UMC in a clean , orderly and functioning condition so that the church can better fulfill its mission. Hours are 7:30a to 4p Monday through Friday.  Position offers great benefits including retirement contributions, health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid time off, etc. View the job description to learn more and to apply. Updated 04/21/23.

Preschool Substitute Teachers (On Call)

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 and resume to [email protected]. No phone calls please. Updated 6/8/2022.


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