-we are hiring!-

First United Methodist is a vibrant family of faith in South East Alabama dedicated to making disciples and reaching the world. Check out the opportunities below!


General: The food service worker will help prepare and serve meals for daycare and other miscellaneous church events.

Job Type: Part-time

12 – 15 hours per week
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m
Wednesday evenings 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

To apply via email, send your resume to: betty@fumcdothan.org



General: The music intern will serve as a chorister in the chancel choir and an assistant to the director of music for one ensemble in the music ministry department. This is a part-time position, averaging approximately five hours per week.



  1. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Must be musically literate and be able to sing.
  3. Must have one year of experience in a music ensemble.


  1. Possession of bachelor’s or associate’s degree in music or a current student.
  2. Be able to play an instrument.
  3. Experience in vocal music, theater, dance, visual arts, and/or puppetry.

Job Duties:

  1. Sing in the chancel choir.
  2. Serve as assistant director and coordinator for one ensemble in the graded music program.
  3. Recruit and train participants and volunteers for the assigned ensemble.
  4. Conduct performances in church services and in the community as required.
  5. Assist with worship planning for the assigned ensemble.

To apply via email, send your resume to: erin@fumcdothan.org


  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

    Job Description:

    Do you enjoy working with small children?

    If your answer to this question is “yes,” then the Children’s Team at FUMC Dothan needs you!

    Our Sunday and weekday evenings children’s ministry is looking for friendly and polite adults (18 and older) to assist in age-appropriate care for our children ages 6 weeks-3 years old. This would include feeding, changing diapers, escorting children to the bathroom, maintaining a safe environment, sitting with and cheerfully interacting with children through games, stories, play and prayer.

    Childcare hours include Sunday mornings and evenings as needed. You would also have the option to work during special events like Christmas, Easter, etc. Small group Bible study for adults is offered on Wednesday evenings. Childcare hours would also include these times.

    Job Type: Part-time



Full-Time, Hourly, Non-Exempt Position

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

Our Weekday Children’s Ministry is currently hiring for full-time positions, for 40 hours, with benefits available.


  • Genuine love for children!
  • Be dependable and willing to learn
  • Be compassionate, patient, and committed
  • Care for children’s basic needs (diapering, feeding, keeping clean, etc.)
  • Teach and demonstrate the love of Jesus
  • 19 years or older
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Drug screen and background check

Email weekday@fumcdothan.org to apply, or stop by the daycare to pick up an application.


Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt Position, Up to 25 hours/Week

General Qualifications:

  • Recreation background/experience is preferred but not required

Principal Duties:

  • Coordinate and develop volunteers for recreational ministries
  • Scheduling of ministry opportunities to include but not limited to summer camps, church league basketball, etc.
  • Help engage with outreach opportunities
  • Development of new recreational ministries
  • Administrative duties to include years membership, scheduling, newsletter, etc.

To apply via email, send your resume to: jobs@fumcdothan.org


Part-Time, Hourly, Non-Exempt Position up to 30 hours/week


  • Positive attitude to work as a member/leader of teams
  • Relational skills to work with volunteers, caregivers and participants
  • Able to multi-task, self-starter, and possess strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Be able to work with adults with memory impairment
  • Be able to prioritize work and meet deadlines while maintaining a helpful, friendly attitude towards families served, employees and staff
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Office software package and the ability to learn other software
  • Be able to maintain confidentiality

For a full job description click here.

To apply via email, send your resume to: katie@fumcdothan.org


Part-Time, Hourly, Non-Exempt Position

HOURS: 7:00 am – Noon

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
• Cleaning experience
• Dependable
• Reliable transportation with a valid driver’s license
• Able to work independently
• Good physical condition and strength for being on your feet a large portion of shift
• Attention to detail and diligence
Principal Duties:
• Ensure FUMC maintains a high standard of cleanliness and a positive image
• Maintaining floors, walls, windows, rooms, and hallways
• Checking and locking doors for safety and security
• Inform the Assistant Director of Building & Grounds of any maintenance or repair needs
• Inform the Assistant Director of Building & Grounds of any equipment service or reliability needs
• Other responsibilities that may be assigned by the Director or Assistant Director of Building & Grounds

To apply via email, send your resume to: jobs@fumcdothan.org