Employment Opportunities

May God give you heaven’s dew and earth’s richness — an abundance of grain and new wine.

– Genesis 27:28

Job Listings within the Metropolitan Chicago Synod

Our work is focused on supporting and partnering with our congregations to enhance their ministries and better serve their members. If you are a rostered or lay leader at a congregation within the Metropolitan Chicago Synod, please use this section to find the information, tools, and resources you need. To list a new opening or remove one that been filled, please email the Rev. Josh Evans, Director of Communications, at .

Development Assistant, Congregational Generosity

ELCA Churchwide (Hybrid, Chicago-based) | Full-Time Position

Church Musician

Holy Trinity, Glenview | Part-Time Position (10 hours/week)

Director of High School Youth & Family Ministry

Holy Cross, Libertyville | Part-Time Position (40 hours/month)

Endowed Faculty Chair in Leadership

The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago | Open Rank, Tenure-Eligible

Youth Minister

Edgebrook Lutheran Church in Chicago | Part-Time Position 

Youth Minister

Prince of Peace in Schaumburg | Part-Time Position 

Administrative Assistant

Bethany Lutheran Church in Batavia | Part-time Position (15 hours)

Office Administrator

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd Lutheran in Prospect Heights | 3/4-time Position (30 hours)


Good Shepherd Lutheran in Oak Park | Part-time Position

Director of Music

Christ Lutheran in Palatine | Part-time Position

Children’s Ministry Coordinator

Pilgrim Lutheran Church and School Chicago | Part-time Position

Worship and Music Leader

Gloria Dei Lutheran Northbrook | Part-time Position

Director of Youth and Family Ministry

St. Barnabas, Cary, IL | Part-time Position

Children, Youth, and Family Ministry

Edison Park Lutheran Church | FULL TIME (was Part-time) Position

Metropolitan Chicago Synod Office

Ph: 773-248-0021

Address: 1420 W. Dickens Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614

In Jesus’ name: we proclaim the gospel, make disciples, do justice.


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