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LEAD Conference 2020

Join us on March 14, 2020 for the South-Central Synod’s Annual Leadership Education and Development Conference under the theme “Holy Currencies: Whole Life Stewardship”.

2020 Synod Assembly

The next regular meeting of the Synod Assembly will take place Friday-Saturday, May 1-2, 2020 at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

Special Synod Assembly: 2020 Bishop Election

There will be a Special Meeting of the Synod Assembly on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church – Verona Campus for the sole purpose of electing the next bishop of the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin.


Preschool Program Director (Madison/Verona)

This position is responsible for our state-licensed locations in both Madison and Verona.  The Director is responsible for the school’s management, operations, planning and implementation of preschool curriculum. Responsibilities include supervision and hiring of staff, licensing renewal, working with the church accountant, developing balanced budget and ordering supplies.  Director will also teach as needed in the classrooms.  Salaried position totaling 30 hours a week year-round. Must be at least 21 years of age, familiar with state licensing rules, have a Registry certificate or Educator’s license to verify education, meet qualifications outlined in WI Licensing Rules DCF 251, certified in CPR, Child CPR, AED and Shaken Baby Syndrome prevention training and pass a health and fingerprint check.

Part-Time Church Secretary (Beloit)

Position is 25 hours/week; $11-13/hour, commensurate with experience and skills. The job provides administrative support to the ministry of the pastor, staff and congregation and includes general office reception and administration duties, creating publications (weekly bulletins, monthly newsletter, etc.), managing church calendar and member information. Preferred candidates will be welcoming and organized, have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Google applications and an ability to learn church database software. Knowledge of liturgical church calendar and practices extremely helpful.

Youth and Family Ministry (Whitewater)

Seeks 15-17 hours/week Youth and Family Ministry Coordinator to provide programming for youth in our Sunday School, youth group (grades 7-12), and families in our congregation. The successful applicant will have strong managerial and communication skills, be a caring relationship builder and have a heart for sharing God’s love and their Christian faith.

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