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First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo: Part-time Custodians

First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo is seeking two Part-time Custodians (one for morning shift, one for afternoon shift) for 15-19 hours per week with extra time for special events. The purpose of this position is to be responsible for the appearance and cleanliness of the building as well as facility preparation for First United Methodist Church. Responsible to the Director of Business Administration, which will offer support, guidance and resources to equip in their ministry. They will meet on a regular basis for communication, coordination, and evaluation of their work. Resumés should be sent to Ruth at rlamachia@umc-kzo.org.

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First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo: Director of Congregational Care

First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo is seeking a Director of Congregational Care for a 20 hrs/week position, beginning September 1, 2021. This person would provide direct spiritual care with individuals and leadership for volunteer teams assisting with congregational care, concentrating on members and their families with special needs due to age or circumstances (homebound; persons with chronic medical concerns, seniors, etc.). Qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree (minimum); Seminary or Lay Training in Pastoral Care (preferred). Additional skills: team/resource organization; program planning and leadership; relational ability; anti-racist/anti-bias training; familiarity with United Methodist theology and values. Resumés should be sent to Lori at resumes@umc-kzo.org.

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First Care Preschool and Daycare: Lead Waddler Room Teacher

Looking for dependable and nurturing Lead Waddler Teacher ages 14 months to 2 years at First Care Preschool and Daycare within the First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo. Open availability required 40 hours per week, 7:30am-5:45pm, Monday-Friday. Early childhood background preferred. Candidate must meet licensing requirements. Yearly salary is based on experience and educational background.

Interested applicants: Please reply via email with cover letter, resume and contact information to Julie Meyers, First Care Director, at msjulie55@yahoo.com.

 

First Care Preschool and Daycare: Assistant Childcare Teachers

Looking for dependable and nurturing Assistant Teachers to help with the different age groups ages 6 weeks to 6 years at First Care Preschool and Daycare within the First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo. Approximately 24-32 hours per week, 7:30am-5:45pm, Monday-Friday. Afternoon availability a must, 12:30pm-5:30pm. Candidate must meet licensing requirements. Hourly wages based on experience and educational background.

Interested applicants: Please reply via email with cover letter, resume and contact information to Julie Meyers, First Care Director, at msjulie55@yahoo.com.