University Methodist Church looks for loyal, dedicated, and active members with a wide variety of gifts and talents. If you feel like God is leading you to be a part of this team and your skills match any of the open positions, download the University Employment Application from the link at the bottom of this page. After completing the application please review it thoroughly and make sure it is complete. You can email the completed application to , or print it and either drop it off in the main office or mail it to:
University Methodist Church
5084 De Zavala Road San Antonio, TX 78249
Administrative Asst/Coordinator Music & Traditional Worship– (Full-time hours, Non-Exempt)
The Music & Traditional Worship Ministry is seeking a person to be our new Administrative Assistant/Coordinator. This person must be willing to work with all ages. This 32 to 40 hour a week position is considered full-time hourly. Working on Sunday from 7:30 to -11:30 is important to the position. The ideal candidate will have some background in music with the ability to read musical scores a plus. Organizational skills will be an asset. Computer literacy is important for this position and experience working with Microsoft Word, Publisher, Excel, Wix and Canvas, Google software and cloud based programs. The Candidate needs to pass all background checks.The candidate should also have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.
Candidates may complete the online job application above and e-mail to or return it to the church office, attention Debbie Vignes
Summer Internship Positions – Summer 2024
Summer internships at University Methodist Church are intended to help college-aged students who are discerning a call to vocational ministry or who are looking to serve in a ministry setting during the summer while also growing in their own sense of vocation. Each internship will include a retreat and weekly classes, provided by our college ministry, that are intended to encourage peer relationships and spiritual development. Housing arrangements can be discussed with those who do not live in the area.
See below for descriptions of each program internship. Unless otherwise noted, applicants should be at least 1 year post high school graduation and positions are full time from the middle of May to the middle of August.
Please specify which internship(s) (Hospitality, Kids, Outreach, Student Ministries, or Special Needs Ministry) you would like to be considered for in the email and application.
Interested applications should send questions and/or completed job application to or turn applications into the church office, attention Sarah Reiter.
Hospitality Ministry Intern – (Full Time, 40 hours- Non-Exempt)
Hospitality has an opening for one summer intern. Applicants should have a heart for
hospitality and have a love and passion for the Lord. Additionally, applicants should be able to be flexible and creative to adapt to a dynamic community and a schedule that is not constant.
The intern will lead the planning effort for hospitality events, and assist the hospitality and support other church ministries, outside organization using church facilities and overnight groups. Expect a changing work schedule to support specific events (including Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings, and some overnights to host outside groups).
Kids Ministry Intern – (Full Time, 40 hours- Non-Exempt)
Kids Ministry currently has an opening for one summer intern. The applicants should have a love and passion for the Lord, children, and families.
The Kids Ministry summer intern will assist with the planning and leading of several summer events including Vacation Bible School. They will gain experience working with a large age range of children from infancy through 5th grade. There will be large and small group teaching opportunities weekly and a variety of responsibilities that practice effective communication with volunteers and families.
Outreach Ministry Summer Intern – (Full Time, 40 hours- Non-Exempt)
Outreach Ministry has an opening for one summer intern. Applicants should be able to be flexible and creative to adapt to the needs of a dynamic community and a schedule that is not constant.
The intern will lead the planning effort for at least one community event. They will assist other church ministries with their outreach events, to include the Middle and High School Mission trips, as well as Vacation Bible School. They will coordinate with our San Antonio non-profit partners to help meet their needs. This could entail work with international refugees, Spanish-speaking residents, DFPS case workers, working with families that have experienced trauma, among other things.
Student Ministry Intern (Full Time, 40 hours – Exempt)
Student Ministry is excited to welcome applicants for 2 available summer internships. The applicant should be 2 years post high school graduation and have a love and passion for the Lord, students, and families.
These interns will assist with planning, leading, and attending our mission trips for Middle School (July 14-20) and High School (June 23-29). They will also rotate through teaching during our weekly worship service, Wednesday Night Live, as well as lead Sunday morning programming for students. The intern team will be responsible for the planning and carrying out of 12-15 intern-led events spread out over the summer. They will be expected to connect with students, communicate with families about our events, be present at all student ministry events, and other duties as assigned.
Special Needs Ministry Intern – (Full Time, 40 hours- Non-Exempt)
The Special Needs Ministry at University Methodist Church is accepting applications for one summer internship position. The intern would assist with programming in the Special Needs Ministry in the areas of kids, students, and adults. The intern should have a willingness and desire to connect with individuals with disabilities/special needs, their families, and caregivers to help facilitate their spiritual growth and create spaces of belonging. Those looking to make an impact, grow in leadership, and gain career skills are invited to explore the ministry here Special Needs | University Methodist Church | San Antonio (universitysatx.org)
Facilities (Custodial) Position - (Full-time & Part-time 29 hours, non-exempt)
University Methodist Church currently has an opening for a Custodial position to include some weekdays and opening facility on weekends.
The successful applicant must be Christ-centered, able to maintain a safe and clean environment, have reliable transportation, custodial experience and be physically able to lift a minimum of 35 lbs. Responsibilities include opening facility on weekends, setting up and tearing down tables and chairs, using floor cleaning machine, and cleaning multiple areas of the campus. Please contact Laura Ames in the church office for more information at 210-696-1033. Only serious inquiries please apply.
Candidates may complete the job application below, or they are also available in the church office, 5084 DeZavala Road, San Antonio, TX 78249.
Child Caregiver - (Part-time, approx. 12-15 hours)
Kids Ministry is seeking part-time child caregivers. The hired applicant will work along side other caregivers and volunteers as needed. Childcare is needed primarily for children 5 years and younger but may also include children up to 11 years of age depending on the event/need. Caregivers are needed on Sunday, Monday & Wednesday mornings and for occasional weekend events. Training is provided but some experience in childcare is preferred.
For additional information please contact Elizabeth Giles, Childcare Manager. Please e-mail completed applications to or return the application to Debbie Vignes in the church office.
Helping Hands Day Habilitation Program – (Part-Time, Non-Exempt)
Helping Hands Day Habilitation Program is seeking to hire a part-time Direct Care Staff. Our goal is to assist adults (age 18 or over) with intellectual and other developmental disabilities in reaching their full potential as well as prepare them to integrate more fully into the community.
This position requires the oversight, teaching and training in the following areas: socialization, self-help, adaptive, employment development and individualized skills training for small groups.
Primary Work Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am to 3pm (part-time 29 hours per week)
- Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent
- Must pass pre-employment drug and criminal background screening
- Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License
- Must be willing to obtain all necessary training required for all Direct Care Staff (including CPR/First Aid certification, seizure training, etc.)
- Must have some experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
- Must have good verbal and written communication skills (for daily documentation on clients)
- Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds (in the event staff had to assist in lift/support client) and must be able to walk a great deal during the day
- Must be able to lead and take direction
Candidates may complete the job application above, or they are also available in the church office, 5084 DeZavala Road, San Antonio, TX 78249.
Please send resume and application to Brian Rouche’, or call 210.690.7323 for more information.
Day School Substitute (Non-Exempt, Full-time, Non-Exempt Part-time)
University Methodist Church currently has openings for Day School substitutes. Potential to work Mon.-Fri., 7:50am - 2:45pm during the school year.
The successful applicant must be a person committed to Christ and His church with a love of children and their families, have a desire to serve in team ministry, be physically able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs. Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Please contact Amanda Nunneley by e-mail at for more information.
Candidates may complete the online job application above or they are available in the church office, 5084 DeZavala Road, San Antonio, TX 78249.
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