Education Ministry Openings

Hope Christian Preschool in Hastings, MN is seeking a Lead Teacher (Half-time position) for our 3 year old Preschool classes. These classes have enrollment of up to 12 students per session, with one session meeting on Mon/Wed mornings and the other on Tues/Thurs mornings.

Duties include: preparing developmentally appropriate lesson plans according to program curriculum, implementing lessons in a loving, compassionate manner, communicating with parents regarding their child’s progress throughout the school year, working in tandem with classroom Aide and other Hope Staff to create and sustain a safe, fun and loving Christian atmosphere in the classroom, and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Early Childhood Associate’s degree or equivalent education/experience necessary. Compensation based on experience and credentials. Additional hours as a classroom Aide on Friday mornings are also available.

Please contact Stephanie Girgen, Preschool Administrator, for more information.
Phone: 651-480-2417

Lutheran Special Education Ministries, in partnership with St. John Lutheran School in Elk River, MN, is looking to hire a part-time resource room teacher. The position would be two mornings/week. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact Richard Schumacher at (734) 748-5253 or by email at

Trinity Lone Oak Lutheran School, Eagan, is seeking a part-time physical education teacher. Position is for 3.5 hours/day (8:30am -12:00pm - but could consider shifting to afternoon hours.) If you love working with children, sharing your love for Jesus and building life-skills through physical education, please contact Kathy Jones, principal, at or 651-454-1139.

Christ Lutheran Preschool, Eagan, MN, is a community outreach for Christ Lutheran Church and partners with parents in nurturing young children in a Christian environment assisting them to grow spiritually, socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually.  Christ Lutheran Church has been blessed with a supportive congregation and is seeking a new Preschool Director-Teacher to lead our preschool and continue our mission.

Job Purpose:  The Preschool Director-Teacher is responsible for the daily administration and operation of the preschool along with the annual planning, budgeting and growth of the preschool. Teaching responsibilities for part of the school day is also required. 

Required Qualifications:

  1. Hold a current Minnesota Teaching Certificate and have early childhood certification.
  2. Three to five years teaching experience required.
  3. Experience in administration.
  4. Maintains current First Aid and CPR certification.

Preferred Qualifications: Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Synodical University training.

Annual Salary range (depending on experience) $39,000 - $44,000.  Health benefits available. Preschool year is from September to May.

Email resume  and cover letter to: Christ Lutheran Church Preschool Board at

Rosebuds Early Learning Center is a part of Rose of Sharon Lutheran Church in Cottage Grove, MN. We are seeking a full-time Director of our Christian-based early learning center serving children ages six weeks through Pre-K.

Our mission is to meet the needs of families by nurturing and teaching children through a Christ-centered approach that will build bridges between children, their families, and Jesus.

The early learning center Director is responsible for the overall operations of the program and should ensure that MN licensing standards are met and/or exceeded. An ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience working as the director or assistant director of a child care center. Applicants should be self-starting and able to work with minimal oversight, but must be enthusiastic about achieving the goals set forth by the Rose of Sharon team and implementing the center’s philosophy and mission.

If you have the desire to assist the church in bringing the word of Christ to His smallest children and their families, please submit a resume and cover letter by August 3rd to

Rose of Sharon Lutheran Church 6875 Jamaica Avenue South Cottage Grove, MN 55016 or via email to

Required qualifications:

I  Education and experience must meet or exceed DHS Rule 3 requirements for center directors and teachers

o   Directors

o   Teachers

Preferred qualifications:

I  Experience in a licensed child care center

I  Experience using Procare Child Care Management

If you have questions, please call (651) 459-3551 ext.2


Trinity Early Childhood Academy, Hudson, WI, has an opening for a PreK Teacher  beginning August 15, 2018.  This position is a full day position.  The morning time is in partnership with Hudson School District as a district 4K site.  The afternoon session will be focused on a faith based curriculum. Must have Christian values and be able to integrate faith into the classroom learning experience.  Must have understanding of academic standards, demonstrate initiative and possess knowledge of current best practices in education.   The candidate will also have the ability to teach pre-literacy, social skills and prepare children for kindergarten within a program of excellence. Organizational skills and initiative is critical. Technology experience is expected. Basic understanding of   the Responsive Classroom, Creative Curriculum and Second Step Social Skills Curriculum is a plus.  Teamwork, flexibility, classroom management and the ability to work   collaboratively is a must. Strong people  skills, verbal and written  communication is necessary.   

Benefits and salary commensurate with experience. Qualifications:   Wisconsin DPI license is preferred.  Out of state license will be considered.    License must be current.                           

How to Apply:     Required application materials include letter of interest, resume, credential file or letters of reference, copy of  WI teaching license/license.    Submit all paper work to Ms. Amanda Lloyd, Director,  614 Badlands Road, Hudson WI  54016 or email to by July 30, 2018


Rochester Central Lutheran School is seeking a third grade teacher. Preparation and commitment to providing for the individual learning needs of students; ability to create a positive, grace-filled learning environment.  Ability to organize and plan for student learning; familiarity with current teaching/ learning theories; skill in establishing and maintaining positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues. If interested kindly e-mail a resume and a cover letter to Suzanne Lagerwaard at or call 507.261-6919. 


Trinity Lutheran School in Janesville, MN, has a Teaching Position Opening.  We are a top-quality, accredited program (NLSA) with excellent, dedicated teachers who serve Pre-school through 8th grade students. While we pride ourselves in providing an excellent traditional educational program, our main focus is laying a solid Christ-filled foundation for both the children and families we serve. We work hard to build strong relationships with our families - and among our faculty! We are a small school that has been open for 125+ years. Teamwork, flexibility, classroom management and the ability to work collaboratively is a must. Strong people skills, verbal and written communication is necessary. Please send a resume to Wade Stockman, principal, at  or call 507-231-6646 for further information


Mt. Calvary Lutheran Preschool in Richfield is looking for two part-time teachers.  The teachers will be working in a one room preschool that has combined ages of 3, 4, and 5 year olds.  The preschool is a play based preschool that works toward Kindergarten readiness.  The preschool runs September through May and is closed in the summer.  Applicants must hold at least a two year degree or bachelor's degree, preferably in Early Childhood Education, and have experience working with 3-5 year olds.  Applicants must be willing to work in a team, receive CPR and First Aid training, and have a background study done.  Mt. Calvary is looking for teachers who are excited to share God with the little ones and who are creative in planning and carrying out lessons based on a theme.  For more information please contact Marisa Trowbridge at 612-869-9441 or


Redeemer Christian Academy, Wayzata, offers PS - Gr. 8 in an academically challenging, Christian, environment. We are looking for a half-time (mornings) kindergarten teacher. Applicants need to be:

- Licensed to teach Kindergarten in the State of MN or able to be licensed

- A recipient of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university

- Comfortable with sharing their Christian faith in an educational setting

- Willing to submit to a background check

- Interested in a one year contract, with a possibility for future employment

If interested, please contact School Administrator Linda Wiebold at or 952/473-5356, ext. 219.


Due to center growth, St. Peter's Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC) is interviewing candidates for infant and toddler faculty to join our team. We are a top-quality, accredited program (NLSA & NAEYC) with excellent, dedicated teachers who serve infants through PreK-aged students. While we pride ourselves in providing an excellent play-based education, our main focus is laying a solid Christ-filled foundation for both the children and families we serve. We work hard to build strong relationships with our families - and among our faculty! St. Peter's offers a full benefits package, including fully-paid health/dental/vision insurance premiums for the employee, as well as three weeks paid time off annually! If the thought of working in a positive, supportive, and outreach-focused ministry setting fits your passion as a quality early childhood educator, please send your résumé via email to


JOY Academy Lutheran School, St. Paul, MN is hiring a full time Early Childhood teacher.  Will be working with students from 33 months - 5 year olds.  Prefer AA Degree or equivalent in Early Childhood Development.  Experience working with children from ages 3-5 is preferred.  This person will be responsible for overseeing all the planning and daily learning activities of the students.  Will also be expected to assist in the meeting of EC standards and regulations.  Start date Aug.1st.  If interested, please contact Principal Orr, for more information at or 612-281-6314.


Faribault Lutheran School is growing, and we're adding a 2nd Kindergarten Classroom!  Faribault Lutheran School is in Faribault, MN and houses grades K-8 in an academically challenging, Christian, environment.  Applicants do need to be:

- Licensed to teach Kindergarten in the State of MN or is able to be licensed

- Has a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university

- Comfortable with sharing their Christian faith in an educational setting

- Will submit to a background check

- This is a one year contract, with a possibility for future employment

If interested, please contact Principal Winter, for more information at or 507-334-7982.


Shepherd’s Care Child Care Center, Maple Grove, MN, is looking for teachers, assistant teachers and aides. We are committed to providing a quality education (NAEYC accredited) and a solid Christian foundation for children 6-weeks through Pre-K. We are also committed to providing an enjoyable place to work and we invest in our staff and teachers and help them to grow professionally. If you would like to join our fun and friendly team, please send your resume to 


Our Savior's Lutheran School, Hutchinson, is seeking a part-time administrator for 16 hours per week (2 days) with flexible hours. Requirements are a background in either Education or Business Administration. The primary role will not be curriculum management, but rather office paperwork, marketing, and admissions.  Interested persons can contact Andrew Boll at or 320-587-3319


Immanuel Lutheran School, Plainview, MN,  is seeking a teacher for Pre-K for the 2018-2019 school year and beyond.  We have a state certified Pre-K program that has been highly successful.  Immanuel is a Pre-K through 8th grade school.  The Pre-K teacher is also the director of the program.  If interested, please contact Al Lutringer, Principal,  (507-534-2108) or Lisa Hoekstra, Board of Christian Education (507-251-3998).



Kinder Haus Daycare and Preschool, a mission project of Redeemer Lutheran Church in New Ulm, is hiring a full-time or part-time Assistant Director to provider childcare and day-to-day management at one of Kinder Haus's two daycare houses (each licensed as a family child care home). Call Kinder Haus for more information or to apply. 507-354-1220. 


St. Paul's Little Saints Early Childhood Center, Prior Lake, MN, is looking for teachers, assistant teachers and aides. The ideal candidate would like to work in a loving, Christian environment teaching and caring for children. We care for children from 6 weeks - kindergarten.  Part time positions are available early morning and late afternoon, 2-5 days per week.  For more information or to submit your resume, please contact Jane Fier


Parish Position Openings

Peace Lutheran Church of Hutchinson is looking for a Youth Director (Grades 6-12), Peace Lutheran is looking for a passionate, hardworking and dependable Youth Director who desires to teach and share their love for Christ to the youth of our congregation and community. The position is to plan, coordinate, communicate and conduct Peace Youth Ministry activities.  Please contact Pastor John Pasche at (w)320-587-3031 or (c)320-296-9877.  Click here for a job description.  We look forward to hearing from you!


St. Michaels Lutheran Church, Bloomington, MN, has three openings for employment. 

Please contact Laura Nemcek at or 952-230-2022 for an application.


Mt Olive Lutheran Church in Anoka, MN; 700 Western Street Anoka, MN 55303; 763-421-3223 ext 126. Full time with benefits is looking for a Building Maintenance Supervisor. We are looking for a hardworking, conscientious, dependable, capable of performing physical and mental labor necessary to prepare rooms and the ability to supervise the custodial staff / volunteers. Has a passion for good stewardship of the facilities God has given the church, a desire to present a positive physical appearance of the church and to the community. Ability to maintain confidentiality and personal information, handle criticism, and respond in positive ways toward needed objectives. If this is YOU please call or email resume


St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School, Prior Lake, MN, is looking for an individual to grow their music ministry who has a passion for music and love for worship of Jesus Christ. For more information and job description click here.  Send resume and any supporting materials to Rachel Beitlich at


Victory Lutheran Church (16200 Berger Drive, Eden Prairie) is looking for a pianist. Services are held at 9:00 am Sunday mornings. In addition, pianist will accompany choir, be a member of the Praise band, and play for Advent, Lenten, Christmas and Easter services. Salary is negotiable.  If interested, call the church office at 952-934-0956 or  email


Church Accountant - Cross View Lutheran Church in Edina is hiring a part-time (24 hr/week) accountant. The preferred candidate will have an accounting degree, QuickBooks or other computerized accounting experience. Duties include payroll administration, A/P, A/R, monthly budget reports and end of year audit reports. For complete job description:
Process: Submit an electronic letter of application and resume incl three references to: Scott D. Douglas, Chair – Personnel Committee at


Our Saviour's Lutheran Church (674 Johnson Pkwy in St. Paul) is seeking an organist/pianist/choir director to serve as our Director of Music. Services are held on Sunday morning at 9:15am and on Wednesday evenings at 6:45pm. Candidates should possess knowledge of Lutheran liturgical practices and hymnody. Applicants should also possess skills necessary for effective choral leadership. This is a 3/8 times position. Compensation is $25,000 a year, depending on experience. For a complete job description, please contact Pastor Brian Scoles at


Berea Lutheran Church, 7538 Emerson Av S, Richfield, MN 55423, is looking for a custodian to work 20 hours per week starting in May. Duties include: clean the interior of the church building, set up rooms for events, with some additional outside duties. If you are interested, please email or call the church office 612-861-7121.


Central Lutheran School, St. Paul, MN, is seeking a part-time Financial Assistant/Registrar. The Financial Assistant/Registrar works under the direction of the CLS principal (Lead Administrator) and is responsible for school accounts (via QuickBooks) and for family/student registration, enrollment, and billing (via TADS accounts). She/he oversees some school office functions, including data entry, recordkeeping; and  works cooperatively with a diverse group of parents, teachers, board members, donors, students and vendors.  There is another school secretary position who is also responsible for office functions and recordkeeping.  This is a 19.5 hour/week position.
Wage is dependent on experience.
For a full job description, email administrator Elizabeth Wegner at


Redeemer Lutheran Church of Wayzata is looking for a Youth Director (Grades 6-12), approximately 10 hours per week, salary based on experience, to plan, coordinate, communicate and conduct Redeemer Youth Ministry activities.  Please contact Pastor Steve Ferber at (w)952-473-1281 or (c)763-777-2001.  Click here for ajob descriptionWe look forward to hearing from you!


Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Prior Lake has an immediate opening for an Office Ministry Assistant position. Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be a member in good standing of a Christian congregation. Candidate should have a "can do" attitude, be friendly and people oriented, having strong written and oral communication skills. Responsibilities also include computer skills including MS Office and social media. Duties will entail being the receptionist, data entry, purchasing supplies, scheduling, technology, and assisting the Pastor. This position will require 18 -24 hours per week. Please contact Pastor Jim Jobst at or 952-445-1779


Golden Valley Lutheran Church, Golden Valley, MN, is seeking a Worship Leader whose passion is to develop Christ-centered worship through both traditional and contemporary music, drama and technology.  This is a part-time position .  For more information click here for Qualifications and ResponsibilitiesContact Pastor Kurt Weber to apply.

Crossways International -Customer Service Representative/Admin Position

Interested in working in a small and friendly office atmosphere? Then this is the position for you!


Crossways International® is looking to hire a motivated, energetic customer service representative for our office. This position is the first-responder on the phones, for walk-in customers, and emails. Primary tasks will include answering phones, taking orders, assisting with some accounting tasks, processing the mail, assisting with mailings, and maintaining databases with customer and donor information.

The preferred candidate should have at least a high school diploma, but any additional educational experiences are encouraged. We will train on the job for most tasks, but proficiency of Quickbooks and the Microsoft Office Suite would be helpful. Qualifications would include excellent communication skills, attention to detail, understanding confidentiality boundaries, a team player, having outstanding organizational skills.

This is a fulltime position with an hourly wage, based on qualifications and experience. We’d like to fill it as soon as possible!

Please apply by sending a cover letter and resume to Director of Operations, Grace M. Kelzer, at

Free Items

Rev. Kurt Lehmkuhl has several past issues of Concordia Theological Quarterly and Concordia Journal that he will bring to the upcoming District Convention for anyone that would like them.  


Rev. Richard Kothe is donating clerical shawls to anyone that would like to pick them up. They are in great condition.  Please contact him at 651-434-1259.  He lives in Eagan, MN


St. John's, Norwood Young America, has 55 H2Oh! God Keeps His Promises (2014 edition) Student leaflets and 3 Teacher guides for a children's Sunday School.  Arrangements for pick-up or delivery by contacting Joyce at 952-467-3317


Spirit of Christ in Ham Lake has 14 free pews available. Each pew is 16.5 feet long, dark oak with maroon seat cushions. We need your pick up date to match the delivery date of our new seating, which will take place in the next couple of weeks. Please contact Gerry Anderson at (763) 267-8909, or leave a message with our secretary at (763) 755-7234.


Trinity Lutheran Church, Hudson, WI has two metal chair racks available for free. They are like new.  Each holds approx. 25 chairs.   Please contact Neil Fredrick at 715-381-7973 if interested


Golden Valley Lutheran Church is looking to donate 9 silver communion trays plus a cover to a good church home. They are in good condition and even have some glass communion cups to with the trays. If you are interested contact Deaconess Cindy Inselmann at 763-544-2810 or


New/Like New copies TLH - Several boxes of TLH are available for free to any congregation that would use them. I'll even deliver them to the Fall Pastoral Conference. Let me know if you want them.  Contact Rev. Timothy Vaughan at


Good Shepherd, North Mankato, has about 150 LW hymnals in good shape and dozens of NIV hardback Bibles to give away to anyone who can pick them up or pay shipping costs. Contact 507-388-4336 or



















Crossways International Warehouse/Shipping Position

 Crossways International® in Bloomington has a warehouse/shipping position open now. Training will take place in May and June. This position is for processing and shipping orders to be sent around the country and the world. Hours include Monday and Tuesday mornings for about 2-4 hours each day. Some computer skills would be helpful, but we’ll train on the software. Candidate must be able to lift up to 40 pounds. This would be perfect for a student, a mom looking for part time work, or a retired person. Please send resume and cover letter to Grace M. Kelzer, Director of Operations, at

Crossways International® is a non-profit ministry whose goal is to foster deeper, more meaningful Christian discipleship by cultivating biblical literacy.