Job Openings

Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries 

Bridgewater United Methodist Church, 651 Country Club Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Send inquiries to: office@bridgewaterumc.org by March 15, 2019

The Director of Youth and Young Adults Ministries seeks to strengthen the next generation ministries of the church by engaging the entire congregation to claim and grow in authentic faith. The Director is responsible for programs focused on our youth from 11-18 years old as well as our young adults, with the goal of empowering and equipping this population to join and contribute in the life of the church.  Successful candidates for this role will have the flexibility to help shape this part time role commensurate with their experience in order to optimize the program and drive more engagement from our youth and young adults.  Compensation will be competitive and could include housing provided by the church.

Office Manager 

Bridgewater United Methodist Church, 651 Country Club Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Send inquiries to: office@bridgewaterumc.org by March 15, 2019

The Office Manager is primarily responsible for supporting the Senior Pastor, providing general administrative support to staff and church ministry groups and members, extending hospitality and keeping church records. Successful candidates for this role will have the flexibility to help shape this part time role commensurate with their experience in order to optimize efficiency and drive more engagement from laity volunteers. This job position averages 20-25 hours per week, at the discretion of the Senior Pastor and within the church’s budget.

Part-time Sexton

Bridgewater United Methodist Church, 651 Country Club Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Send inquiries to: office@bridgewaterumc.org by March 15, 2019

The Sexton is the caretaker of the church property, providing weekly cleaning and light maintenance at the direction or delegation of the Senior Pastor or Trustees, other church staff or lay ministry volunteers. Successful candidates for this role will have the flexibility to help shape this part time role commensurate with their experience and our needs in order to optimize efficiency and productivity. This job position up to 5 hours per week, at the discretion of the Senior Pastor and within the church’s budget.

Director of Music Ministry/Organist 

Bridgewater United Methodist Church, 651 Country Club Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Send inquiries to: office@bridgewaterumc.org by March 15, 2019

The Director of Music Ministry/Organist is responsible for the music ministry of the Church. The Director works with the pastors to incorporate traditional and contemporary sacred music into our worship services. The Director builds teams who are responsible for the weekly implementation for music ministry. Prepare and provide keyboard music primarily during weekly worship services.  Accompany the chancel choir and other musical soloists, choirs or ensembles as needed. Minimum 25-29 hours per week.

See attached for more details: Dir of Music Ministry Organist BUMC

The Bridgewater United Methodist Church is a vibrant, intergenerational and diverse congregation.  The church conducts 3 services each week which offers a diverse worship experience.  They have two Sunday Worship Services -traditional and contemporary – and a Midweek Evening Devotional Service.  They have a very active UMW, excellent music ministry – adult/children choirs, bell choirs praise band, and ensembles – a strong small group ministry, children/youth ministry and Sunday School, and thriving Young Family ministry.  They have a strong mission outreach programs which support various local and global missions.  Bridgewater continues to minister to the spiritual, physical and emotional needs of the congregation and surrounding community.