Job Openings

Find job openings for congregations and ministry partners within the synod on this page.

If you are interested in posting a job here, please read the guidelines and instructions at the bottom of this page.

Faith Formation & Family

Children’s Program Coordinator
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Rochester
Full Time
Posted Dec. 22, 2021

The Children’s Ministry Director is responsible for creating an environment conducive for children to playfully grow into the knowledge of God’s love for them. The Children’s Ministry Director will provide oversight and leadership of the children’s ministry department and all children’s ministry volunteers. In conjunction with the Children, Youth, and Families team, the Children’s Ministry Director will collaborate on all aspects of CYF ministry. Our children’s ministry is committed to fostering an environment where ALL children feel welcome and safe and where each child has the opportunity to learn and grow. (Click here for the full job description.)

 

Education Coordinator
Trinity Lutheran Church, Blue Earth
30 hours per week
Posted Nov. 16, 2021

Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, Minnesota, is seeking an outgoing, personable, and faith-based individual motivated to engage children and families and inspire them to grow in their faith. The Education Coordinator position is 75% time (30 hours per week) working with children birth through grade 5 and families. Responsibilities include coordination of Sunday School and release time programs and involving children in activities in which they can practice their faith throughout the year. Those interested should send a cover letter and resume to Trinity Lutheran Church, 235 E. 7th St., Blue Earth MN 56013. Questions can be directed to Terri Hanson, Search Committee Chair, at 701-527-0611 or tjhanson@bevcomm.net, or Pastor Jeanette Bidne at 507-236-3463.

Spiritual Formation

 

Office & Support

Custodian
Trinity Lutheran Church, Hayfield
15 hours per week
Posted Jan. 4, 2022

Trinity Lutheran Church is seeking a person to help prepare and maintain a welcoming and clean building for our worship services and for all activities and events during the week. Applicants must have skills for overall cleaning and a good eye for detail. He/she must also be able to do some lifting, and be able to do outdoor lawn care and winter snow/ice removal. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Trinity Lutheran Church, 104 1 st St. SE, P.O. Box 476, Hayfield, MN 55940. Questions may be addressed to Melanie Dobson, Executive Board Chairperson, meldobs@gmail.com, or Pastor Kristen Anderson, 320-290-1625, kanderson@trinityhayfield.com. A more detailed job description is available upon request. Application deadline: January 15, 2022.

 

Administrative Assistant
Hosanna Lutheran Church, Rochester, MN
30 hours per week
Posted Dec. 9, 2021

Hosanna Lutheran Church is seeking a faith-filled, experienced administrative assistant to support our pastor, staff, council leadership and congregation. Applicants with clerical experience, strong phone, interpersonal and organizational skills, and experience working with a website, social media and a variety of computer programs and publication software are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter and a resume to Hosanna Lutheran Church, 2815 57th St NW Rochester, MN 55901. Questions may be addressed to Barb Anderson, Personnel Committee Chair, 507-951-6848 or barblea46@gmail.com, or Pastor Krista Strum at 507-285-0092. A more detailed job description is available upon request. Application deadline: January 15, 2022.

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Job Listing Guidelines and Instructions:

Only ELCA or ELCA-affiliated organizations are eligible to list job openings on this website. Congregational openings are restricted to ELCA congregations in the Southeastern Minnesota Synod. Ministry partners (colleges, seminaries, camps, etc.) outside of the synod may be published at our discretion. Pastoral openings may not be submitted.

Please include the following information:

  • Your church or organization name
  • Position title
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  • Application deadline
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Find job openings for congregations and ministry partners within the synod on this page.