DIOPA Connections: Job Openings: Church Staff


The Church of the Redeemer, 145 W. Springfield Road, Springfield, PA 19064 is seeking
a part-time (15 hours per week) Parish Administrator to oversee the day-to-day
administration of the church. The role includes dealing with enquiries from the public,
inputting financial information on Quickbooks and Flockbase, producing the weekly bulletin,
and assisting the Rector and Vestry where needed. Hours are negotiable (suggested 9 to 12 each
day). Salary range upon request. References will be sought.

Send inquiries to: Father David Beresford at davidberesford@gmail.com. Download full job description.

Childcare/Babysitter – Church of the Holy Apostles, Wynnewood. Every Sunday from 9:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. during our morning service you will be responsible for providing childcare for children ages infant to 3 years old in our Godly Play Room. The Preschool teacher will be another adult in the room in case a child needs to use the bathroom. Childcare/babysitter will be responsible for maintaining a safe, clean and playful environment. There will be opportunities to work at additional church events or special occasions. Pay commensurate with experience. Experience working with young children and references from previous employers. Applicant must successfully complete; FBI fingerprinting, PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Criminal History Report, and Mandatory Reporter Child Abuse Training prior to employment in order to comply with PA state regulations. Contact: Susanne Wherry – Susannewherry@hotmail.com. Phone: 404-293-4084.

Grace Epiphany Church, Mt. Airy is seeking a Porter: Monday to Thursday, 6:30 p.m.
to 9:00 p.m. Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The porter will be responsible for opening/
closing the facility doors; greeting guests; and at the end of the time, arming the alarm
system. We are located in Mt. Airy; and this could be an ideal opportunity for someone in the
Germantown, Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill neighborhoods or the vicinity of Glenside, Wyndmoor
& Springfiled, Montgomery County areas. Please send your inquiries to
belong@graceepiphany.org for details re: the position, including remuneration. Applicants
will need to comply with necessary background checks.

The Historic African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas has a new part-time staff position available – Fiscal Administrator. Part time hours – approximately 16 per week. Reports to the Rector & Accounting Warden. General accounting of weekly contributions; accounts receivables; other parish accounting activities as required.

If you or someone you know is interested, please direct questions and send a resume to the Rector’s Fiscal Advisor, Ms. Deadra Cannon at accountingwarden@aecst.org.

Cleaning Person Needed. Redemption Episcopal
is hiring a part-time cleaning person. Max 20 hours per week –
flexible schedule. $10-$11/hr., depending on experience. Please contact
Fr. Emmanuel Williamson at 215-357-0303 or
redemptionepiscopalchurch@gmail.com. The church is located at 1101
2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA 18966.

The Church of the Holy Trinity, Philadelphia (www.htrit.org)

Brief Description of Duties (full Job Description available)

The Property Manager reports directly to the Rectors (priests) and has general oversight of the management, upkeep, and safety of all property of Church of the Holy Trinity. The Property Manager will work 20-25 hours regularly each week, with occasional extra hours for emergencies or other events.

  • Oversee the maintenance, cleaning, safety, upkeep and repairs for the Property.
    • Property includes buildings and grounds of: the church, the parish house (offices and classrooms), and the off-campus, nearby Rectory (priests’ house).
  • Oversight and Supervision of the Sexton.
    • The Sexton is responsible for cleaning the facilities and setting up on Sunday morning.
  • Liaison to and Coordinator with the Property Committee – the subcommittee of the Vestry (board of directors).
    • Assist in the planning, scheduling, and completion of Vestry property projects.
  • Work cooperatively with church staff and volunteers, building inspectors, service providers, contractors, and renters.
  • Organize and administer service work, repair work, and safety protocols.
  • Must be available outside of regular business hours for building emergencies.
  • Experience with building systems and ability to perform minor repairs are a plus.

Skills/Qualities we seek:

  • Positive attitude
  • Previous experience in supervising staff
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • General handy-work skills/previous work in property management are a plus, but not required
  • Self-starter and demonstrated initiative

Please submit letter of interest and resume to The Revs. John & Rachel Gardner; office@htrit.org.

Sexton (Custodian, Janitor, Handyman) position for Good Shepherd, Rosemont,
an Episcopal Church located in Bryn Mawr, PA. To perform this job successfully, an
individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. This position will start
at 16 hours per week that is compensated through use of a lovely 2 bedroom, duplex
apartment on Church grounds. Duties include:

Building Maintenance: Church, Sacistry, Rectory, Parish House & Offices.

Small handyman repairs: plumbing, electrical, painting, sanding, battery/bulb/filter replacement.
Monitor heating/cooling units/ thermostats making sure they remain functional.

Keep all church, rectory and office entrances and yard clear of debris/litter. Keep leaves, sand, and
dirt away from entrances. Maintain grounds, mow grass/ weed, prune, keep free of branches, leaves and litter.

 Cleaning: Church, Sacistry, Rectory & Offices

Rotate Vacuuming/Sweeping/Dusting/Mopping Cleaning. (Doing each at least once a week or more if needed)

Make sure all bathroom areas are clean and have adequate supplies as needed.

Make sure all trash is emptied and recycled in appropriate manner.

Please submit a resume to office@goodshepherdrosemont.com. Emails without resumes will not be accepted. No phone calls please.

The Church of Saint Asaph, Bala Cynwyd is seeking a Part-Time Children’s Formation
to work with a creative staff. The program is small and flexible with several committed families.
Approximately 10 hours a week. Please send a resume to office@saintasaphs.org to the attention of Rector.

We are also seeking a Nursery Attendant through toddlers needed to assist families with younger children.
Needed on Sunday mornings from 7:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. $40 per Sunday. Please send a resume to office@saintasaphs.org
or via fax (610) 664-0966 to the attention of Rector. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me either by
email or 610-664-0966.

Sexton: Church of the Holy Trinity, Philadelphia
seeking someone for cleaning and set up, part-time (up to 20
hrs). Sunday mornings (required) and at least 2-3 days during
the week. Contact the Church Office with inquiries. office@htrit.org.