Congregational Job Postings

Below are job postings by member congregations of the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the ELCA. As such, the congregations posting jobs are composers and proprietors of the job descriptions and postings. The Northwestern Ohio Synod has not reviewed, nor approved the positions, and their appearance here does not represent synodical endorsement of the positions or posting entities. The positions will be posted on this webpage for up to 45 days.

Any and all questions and resumes about these congregational positions should be directed to the contact info provided by the congregation.

Do not contact the Synod office with questions about these positions. If you are a congregation looking to post a position, please email all necessary information here:

Part-time Organist – St. Peter, Norwalk

St. Peter Lutheran Church in Norwalk is looking for a part-time organist. This position would play for two Sunday services (8:00 and 10:30) twice a month. The scheduling is flexible.

For more information, contact Pastor Ann Marshall (

Posted: 7/31/17

Equipping and Outreach Coordinator – Trinity, Wauseon (with emphasis on youth ministry)

Purpose: The purpose of serving as Equipping and Outreach Coordinator at Trinity Lutheran Church is to glorify God by helping lead the congregation in developing and utilizing their gifts in lives of discipleship, with special emphasis on children’s and youth ministry.

Hours of Work: Minimum of 20 hours per week up to 40 hours per week to meet the duties listed on job description. (see attached job description)

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume stating interests, gifts and qualifications for this position via email to Aimee Hench at or mail to:

Trinity Lutheran Church
398 South Shoop Ave.
Wauseon, Oh 43567

Posted: 7/25/17

Director of Discipleship & Outreach – Lift Parish, Fremont

The Lift Parish in Fremont, Ohio; Grace Lutheran, St. John’s Lutheran, Trinity Lutheran, and St. Mark Lutheran, is seeking a full time Director of Discipleship & Outreach minister.  This position is for a lay person that is passionate about making disciples within and outside of the church. If this describes you go to  download the full description of the position, and send a resume to the email listed there. Listen, God is Calling!

Posted: 6/28/17

Custodian – Salem, Toledo

Salem Lutheran Church, 1125 N. Huron Toledo is seeking an experienced custodian for part time work (18 to 20 hours) to do overall cleaning of two church properties, light building maintenance and grounds care.  This job requires some weekend hours, week days and evenings. Call 419-243-2345 for more information and job description.  References required.

Posted: 6/28/17

Director of Youth and Family Ministries – Bethlehem, Pemberville

Bethlehem Lutheran Church (Pemberville, Ohio) is searching for a Director of Youth and Family Ministries. This is a part-time position, 15 – 30 hours per week. Details are available at

Posted: 6/28/167

University Pastor – Capital University

Capital University seeks a dynamic leader for the freshly re-envisioned position of University Pastor. We seek an experienced pastor who is passionate about mission-directed work with undergraduate and graduate students of diverse backgrounds in a vibrant and inclusive residential learning community.

More information 

Posted: 6/28/17