JOB OPENINGS

Now Hiring

The following positions are now open, and applications are being accepted:

DIRECTOR OF FINE ARTS MINISTRY  see more

RECEPTIONIST / ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT see more

Director of Fine Arts Ministry

REPORTS TO:  Directing Pastor

POSITION PURPOSE:  To lead the visioning, planning, and coordination of a Christian ministry of fine arts outreach to the community at large

POSITION STATUS:  Part-Time, Non-Exempt

POSITION EXPECTATIONS:

  • Affirms and embraces the mission and vision of Peoria First United Methodist Church
  • Demonstrates personal lifestyle and values that are consistent with spiritual leadership 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Arts or related field of study
  • Well-developed creative sensibility with vision and passion for art within the church
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft or Apple productivity programs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interact and work independently and collaboratively with diverse staff and community
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

POSITION ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Plan, implement, and oversee budget for Foster Endowment art outreach ministries
  • Recruit, guide, and inspire volunteers for existing and/or developing fine arts opportunities
  • Engage those from differing religious and professional backgrounds in relationship building 
  • Compose articles for local media and church publications
  • Utilize social media for outreach and multimedia for relevant presentations
  • Provide quarterly reports to Peoria FUMC Foundation as accountability for use of funds

POSITION ANCILLARY DUTIES:

  • Attend meetings of Peoria First Church Foundation as requested
  • Represent First Church through membership with local art committees and groups 
  • Perform other duties consistent with Foster Endowment as assigned

Send your letter of inquiry and resume to Diane Broe, Director of Administration & Facilities, by clicking here:

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

REPORTS TO:  Director of Administration & Facilities

POSITION PURPOSE:  Provide exceptional customer service and administrative support 

POSITION STATUS:  Part-Time, Non-Exempt

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum one year receptionist or administrative support experience 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, & PowerPoint software programs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively interact and work with diverse staff and community
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

POSITION ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Answer all incoming calls and handle each caller’s inquiry in a timely and professional manner
  • Re-direct calls and/or take messages as appropriate
  • Greet, assist, and direct all members, vendors, and visitors to appropriate staff members
  • Provide administrative support to various Directors of Ministries
  • Coordinate the Benevolence Ministry
  • Attend weekly staff meeting and record minutes

POSITION ANCILLARY DUTIES:

  • Keep reception desk and work area clean and organized
  • Perform other duties as assigned 

Send your letter of inquiry and resume to Diane Broe, Director of Administration & Facilities, by clicking here: