Position Available

Administrative Assistant position available.

We are looking for a well-qualified individual to take on the role of Administrative Assistant. This is a full-time position in our front office that provides an opportunity to perform a wide variety of tasks as part of helping VSN serve our community of believers and our neighbors.

See the job description below for more details.

To apply please attach your resume to an email, place "Admin Assistant" in the subject line, and send to: vsnadmin@myvsn.org.

Administrative Assistant

Valley Shepherd Church of the Nazarene

Job Description



  • Professing Christian in good standing
  • Familiarity with general office procedures either through formal training or equivalent experience
  • Previous work experience in an office environment preferred but not necessary
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, ChMS, Mailchimp, and navigating internet
  • Must possess good organization skills, good interpersonal skills and maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Willingness to adhere to written and verbal policies
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds

Reports to: Church Administrator


  • Check all phone messages and return calls as needed
  • Check email accounts daily and forward/reply as appropriate
  • Greet all incoming visitors and staff
  • Answer all telephone calls and direct to appropriate staff member
  • Ensure that all outgoing mail is mailed out and incoming mail is distributed appropriately
  • Record Sunday Service attendance in ChMS adding new attenders as needed
  • Provide visitor information to Pastor for follow-up
  • Produce an attendance report for each Sunday Service to include record of online viewers during live stream
  • Manage membership list in ChMS
  • Keep current record of deaths/births/baptisms/dedications – to include issuing memorial receipts as needed
  • Create certificates for new members, baby dedications, and baptisms
  • Add/Update member/attender/guest info in ChMS
  • Prepare and send mailings to shut-ins and others requesting (Sunday Service CD/DVD – bulletin, etc.)
  • Maintain contact information for local charities and services (Food Bank, Love INC, housing, job search, etc.)
  • Maintain and publish prayer list for staff and church prayer chain
  • Produce weekly church email and manage email list
  • Create and produce weekly bulletin – both print and digital
  • Prepare verbal announcements, kiosks, and pew rack cards for Sunday Service
  • Using Adobe Creative Suite, prepare sermon graphics, ministry opportunity slides, and graphics for digital road sign
  • Order all office supplies, paper, toner, etc. – schedule maintenance for main printer/copier
  • Produce interior door signs, note cards, return labels, pre-printed envelopes, and pastor/office business cards as needed
  • Update Welcome brochures
  • Prepare for and execute annual church elections
  • Collate reports for monthly Church Board Meetings and other meetings as needed
  • Maintain records and report necessary data for the District Annual Report
  • Maintain a neat and organized workspace
  • Other jobs as assigned