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Current Job Postings


Assistant Choir Director

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church is seeking an Assistant Choir Director with a strong choral music education background. Will assist with older elementary children and adult choirs. 15-20 hours per week with Sunday and Wednesday responsibilities and other days as needed. Send resumé by August 20 to Alpharetta First United Methodist Church, Attn. Barbara Holbrook, 69 North Main St., Alpharetta, GA 30009, or email it to: bholbrook@afumc.org


Full Time Director of Student Ministries

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church is seeking a dynamic, experienced leader for ministries to students in middle school, high school and college, and their families. We are a vibrant family of faith (1,400+ average weekly attendance) located in a fast-growing northern suburb of Atlanta. The student ministry staff is comprised of the Director of Student Ministries and a full-time Director of Middle School Ministries, dedicated adult volunteers, and 75+ active students.

Requirements: Solid relationship with Christ and His church. Commitment to a career in student ministry. History of building strong teams of adult volunteers and mentors. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Outstanding leadership and organizational skills. Energetic, flexible and team-player spirit. Clear understanding and belief in Wesleyan Theology. Willingness to live in Alpharetta or surrounding community. 5-10 years of experience working in large church (over 1,000 attendance)

Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Alpharetta Methodist provides an excellent benefits package including health insurance and retirement plan. Resumes will be received through September 1, 2017, and should be submitted to hr@afumc.org.  Please include salary requirements.


Full-time Associate Director of Children’s Ministries

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church is seeking a Full-time Associate Director of Children’s Ministries-Elementary and Preteen Coordinator.  The candidate will focus on coordinating Elementary Sunday School and will take the lead on Club 45, our Preteen Ministry to fourth and fifth grade students.  Other responsibilities include: Assisting in Children’s Worship, Wednesday evening children’s programming, working with the Children’s Ministries staff to plan seasonal events and Vacation Bible School, and recruiting volunteers.

Requirements: Four-year college degree in Religious Studies, Christian Education or related field. Desired: Two or more years of Children’s Ministries experience in a church setting.

Interested candidates may apply by sending a cover letter explaining their interest, a resumé and salary requirements to:  hr@afumc.org

The deadline to apply is September 30.


Special Needs Assistant

Alpharetta First United Methodist Church is seeking a Special Needs Assistant for Sunday mornings (9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.) to assist our Special Needs Coordinator in a children’s and youth ministry setting.

Job duties: Physically assisting students with tasks, behavior monitoring, diaper changing and adapting Sunday School lessons in a way in a way that allows the child/youth to successfully participate.

Requirements: A general understanding of children and youth with special needs and their diagnoses along with behavioral interventions. Extensive knowledge and work experience in the special needs field is required. A bachelor’s degree in education and/or the special needs field is preferred.

To apply, please send resume to: hr@afumc.org