Job Opportunities

Please contact Canon Arlette Benoit Joseph for information on transitions and vocational opportunities for clergy. Also included below are job listings for laity within the Diocese. Please contact Canon Jen Tucker to have yours listed.

Clergy Positions

FT Associate Rector - St. David’s (Radnor) Church

St. David’s (Radnor) Church

Full Time

 Frank Allen <fallen@stdavidschurch.org>

Description

We are a growing and energetic parish of over 3,000 members in the Diocese of Pennsylvania on the Main Line of Philadelphia. We are a church on the mission of knowing God in Jesus Christ and making Christ known to others.

We seek an experienced clergy person to assist the Rector in leading worship, in preaching, in teaching, in pastoral care and the overall ministry of the parish. The Associate will be a loving pastor, an effective preacher and a strong teacher who is spiritually centered, self-motivated, creative and able to empower persons of all ages to exercise their Christian ministry. As a member of a very collegial staff, that includes two other full-time clergy and a large programmatic and professional support staff, the Associate will have specific responsibilities which will include supporting Commissions of the Church, participation in the Chaplaincy of our preschool, the Women’s Fellowship and a weekly Women’s Bible study.

We seek a clergy person who is deeply grounded in the Christian life, who works collegially with laity and staff, and who is committed to growing the ministries of St. David's, our Diocese and The Episcopal Church.

FT Rector - Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, Philadelphia

Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church, Philadelphia

Full Time

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and OTM profile to Canon Arlette Benoit Joseph at abenoitjoseph@diopa.org

 

 

Full-Time Position Rector - Trinity, Solebury

Trinity, Solebury

Full Time

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and OTM profile to Canon Arlette Benoit Joseph at abenoitjoseph@diopa.org

 

To view more information about our parish and to view our parish profile, please visit trinitysolebury.org/newcalling

Description

What is Trinity Church seeking in a new Rector?

Following several Parish Meetings, and after review of the responses to the Parish Survey, the Vestry and Search Committee have summarized what we are seeking in a Rector:
• The energy and skill to lead Trinity’s dynamic committed parish
• Love of the Episcopal liturgy, and love of the role of music in the service
• Honest, generosity, and candor
• Humility
• Excellent communication skills
• Sermons with Biblical, as well as real-world and local relevance that grab us and inspire us
• Deep commitment to all aspects of pastoral care
• Desire and ability to:
- Hear and listen; to step into others’ shoes; to empathize with and understand individuals’ perspectives
- Reach out to children and youth
- Appreciate and utilize our skills as volunteers and lead us to the next chapter of Trinity
- Encourage and develop Trinity’s outreach in the areas of social justice, community and interfaith engagement
- Maximize and maintain the gift of our physical plant and sanctuary
- Develop and maintain the financial health of the parish
- To inspire, motivate and hold us accountable . . . and occasionally to make us a little uncomfortable.

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Laity Positions

Operations Manager - The Church Foundation

The Church Foundation

Full Time

Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Lori Daniels, Executive Director lorid@diopa.org

 

The Church Foundation

23 E Airy Street Norristown, PA, 19401

Description

About Us:

The Church Foundation (TCF) is a Pennsylvania non-profit corporation that guides parishes and institutions within the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania toward asset growth by providing cost-effective investment and endowment management services.



Position: Operations Manager

Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000 – $67,000 per year

Location: Norristown, PA

Reports to: Executive Director



The operations manager is responsible for managing and overseeing all operational activities, ensuring that The Church Foundation is running smoothly and efficiently. The Operations Manager serves as primary contact to outside vendors and investors and works to enhance existing operational procedures to improve quality, accuracy, and efficiency.

This position reports directly to the Executive Director and performs a broad range of duties including but not limited to the following:

Manage daily operations of the organization.

Maintain and verify accounting records for operations and investor accounting.

Formulate policies and procedures regarding the functioning of The Church Foundation subject to review by the Executive Director.

Handles all accounts payables and receivables.

Interface with investors – oversee and process all withdrawal requests in accordance with relevant documents.

Manage third party relationships – Ensure third party vendors are properly executing agreed upon terms and conditions.

Interface and promptly respond to requests from The Church Foundation Board of Directors. Attend all board meetings and be responsible for the compilation of meeting minutes.

Works closely with Executive Director to set and or implement policies. procedures, and systems and to follow through with implementation.

Other administrative duties as requested.

Qualifications and Skills:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting or extensive related experience preferred.

Operations or administration experience required.

Excellent attention to detail, thorough, and process orientated.

Proficiency in QuickBooks, Microsoft Office Suite, Social Media skills, and Database management.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Excellent time management skills, and ability to work independently.

Flexibility to attend occasional evening meetings.

Please send a cover letter and resume to:

Lori Daniels, Executive Director
lorid@diopa.org
The Church Foundation
23 E Airy Street
Norristown, PA, 19401

PT Associate for Communications and Administration - St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Glenside

St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 654 N Easton Rd, Glenside, PA

Part Time

Please send a resume and cover letter to the Rev. Barbara Ballenger at stpeter654rector@gmail.com.

Description

Part-time Associate for Communications and Administration

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, a warm and inclusive faith community, is seeking a part-time Associate for Communications and Administration, a 25-hour, in-person, position that can be scheduled over four or five days per week. St. Peter’s is located at 654 North Easton Road in Glenside, PA.
Responsibilities include:
• Organizing and managing the parish office, maintaining materials, coordinating volunteers and offering welcome to callers and visitors.
• Creating the weekly e-newsletter and worship leaflet, as well as designing other communications for parish and community audiences, using print, electronic and social media platforms.
• Working in collaboration with staff, volunteers and contractors to manage parish finances, as well as property use and tenant relations.
• Support record keeping, scheduling,

The successful candidate will be skilled in the following:
• Organization and planning, managing many dimensions of a church community.
• Basic financial skills.
• Familiarity with databases and scheduling programs.
• Speaking, writing and editing. Skills in graphic design and layout are a plus.
• Experience and competence with using Google applications and social media platforms such as Facebook, Wix, and YouTube.
• Offering welcome, care and concern to parish and community.
Familiarity with church settings, terminology and structure, especially in an Episcopal context, is a plus.
Please send a resume and cover letter to the Rev. Barbara Ballenger at stpeter654rector@gmail.com.

PT Choir Director - St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Glenside

St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 654 N Easton Rd, Glenside, PA

Part Time

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to The Rev. Barbara Ballenger, stpeter654rector@gmail.com.

Description

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to The Rev. Barbara Ballenger, stpeter654rector@gmail.com.

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