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 Church Secretary/Office Manager – St. Mark, Toledo

Part-time Church Secretary/Office Manager position needed for 20-35 hours per week due to employee’s retirement. This position may be filled with 1 or possibly 2 candidates. New employee(s) will be a self-starter for fast-paced environment, work with little supervision, be able to work harmoniously with team, have exceptional customer service skills, have excellent computer skills with knowledge of basic Office and Word, and facility in learning new digital technologies. For consideration, please email a resume to

Posted: 4/16/18

Youth and Family Life Director – St. Mark, Toledo

Youth and Family Life Director needed to provide leadership in children, family and youth ministries. This will entail discerning needs for ministry, planning/organizing/recruiting to fill those needs, and equipping volunteers. Organizational and communication skills are paramount, as is the ability to self-start and work with minimal day-to-day supervision. Worship leadership skills a plus. This is a significant part-time position (approximately 35 hours/week. Please email for a job description and to submit your resume.

Posted: 4/16/18

Director of Youth & Education – St. John, Celina

St. John Lutheran Church, in Celina, Ohio is seeking a Director of Youth and Education., a full time, salaried position. Salary is negotiable, based on education and/or experience. This position oversees education for all ages and leads high school youth.

Please contact Pastor Gramza ( with resume, references, or questions.

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Posted: 4/16/18