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.

Laity Positions

Children and Youth Minister - St. Alban's, Newtown Square

St. Alban's, Newtown Square, PA

Part Time

Rev. Matthew Dayton-Welch, rector@stalbansnewtownsquare.org

Description

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church in Newtown Square, PA, is searching for a part-time children and youth minister. St. Alban’s is a fast-growing parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania, and our membership now includes more than 20 children and youth. We are creating the position of Children and Youth Minister to attend to their spiritual needs and form them in the love and faith of the God.

DESCRIPTION
The Children and Youth Minister will lead our growing children’s ministry. The minister will oversee Sunday morning formation for children and youth, choose effective Christian curriculum, communicate regularly with parents and adult volunteers, and organize outreach and service projects and fellowship outings. Above all, the minister will share in the sacred duty of loving God and the children whom God has made.

The start date for the position is September 15th, 2019, subject to a 90-day probation period. It is assumed the position will require six hours of work per week, three of which will be on Sunday morning.The remaining hours will be set aside for children and youth outings, preparing curriculum, competing required SafeChurch training, and consultations with the rector. St. Alban’s Episcopal Church is an equal opportunity employer, and consideration will be given to all candidates without discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, national
origin, marital status, medical condition or disability, or genetic information.

Requirements
- A love of God and a familiarization with the Christian faith;
- A willingness to learn and honor Episcopal teachings and traditions;
- A passion for children and their well being;
- An ability to communicate regularly via email and text;
- An ability to climb a single flight of stairs (our Sunday School facilities are not ADA compliant);
- An ability to quickly obtain required FBI clearances and complete diocesan-mandated
SafeChurch training.

To inquire, please email the Rev. Matthew Dayton-Welch at rector@stalbansnewtownsquare.org

Organist - St. Mary's, Cathedral Road

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 630 East Cathedral Road, Philadelphia, PA 19422

Full Time

Organist Search Committee, stmarysorganistsearch@gmail.com

Description

Seeking an Organist at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church ~ Cathedral Road

One service per week of Holy Eucharist - Prelude, Opening Hymn, Service Music, Offertory Hymn, Communion Hymn, Ending Hymn, Postlude

Special Services on special days, including: St. Mary’s Feast Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week and Easter

Collaborate with Rector to plan music for each Sunday’s Service

Embrace the spirit of music as a way to bring people into the church from a variety of backgrounds.

Seek ways to involve parishioners and worshippers in the musical experience of worship through creative and innovative offerings and opportunities

Use the full range of musical resources of the Episcopal Church, including: The Hymnal 1982, Lift Every Voice and Sing, Wonder Love and Praise


Currently no choir responsibilities
Teaching Sunday School Children to learn 6-8 songs per year

$16,000 Yearly Compensation - paid monthly
Opportunity for additional income for weddings, funerals, and special services
Four weeks, including four Sundays, of paid vacation per year


To apply, please submit cover letter, resume, and three references to the
Organist Search Committee at stmarysorganistsearch@gmail.com
or to our rector, The Rev. Peter M. Carey at revpetermcarey@gmail.com
215-482-6300

More information about our church community can be found at www.stmaryscathedralrd.blogspot.com

Choir School Director - Church of the Holy Apostles

The Church of the Holy Apostles, Wynnewood

Part-Time


Description

The Church of the Holy Apostles, Wynnewood is eager to support the development of a Choir School for grade-school aged children, and is excited to announce a new part-time job opening for a Choir School Director. Compensation will be commensurate with training and experience, and consistent with Association of Anglican Musicians guidelines. Rehearsals will be on weekdays, and for the first year, the position will not require Sunday morning obligations. For more details, please email chachoristers@gmail.com.

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