Coordinator of Camping & Retreat Ministries


The Illinois Great Rivers Conference of The United Methodist Church is searching for a Coordinator of Camping & Retreat Ministries.  This is a full-time, year-round position responsible for supervising our Conference camping program and staff – including the maintenance, operation, and improvement of two campgrounds and program oversite of a third – as well as the Youth and Young Adult Ministries of the Annual Conference.  For more information about our camps and camping programs please visit
The successful candidate will have a deep and growing Christian faith evident in their life and ability to articulate that faith with staff, campers, and congregations; a passionate heart for camping ministries as evidenced through extensive camp management experience; and a comprehensive knowledge of and proficiency with creating and implementing budgets and promoting camping. 
Compensation will be commensurate with education and experience and includes health insurance, pension, travel expenses and credentialing/continuing education.
Please send a letter of application, resume and three professional references to or
Human Resource Administrator, United Methodist Center,
PO Box 19207, Springfield, IL  62794-9207
Applications will be received until position is filled.

Download job description here
Clergy members of the Illinois Great Rivers Conference
must inform their District Superintendent of their application.
The Illinois Great Rivers Conference is an Equal Opportunity Employer.