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 Please note: Only lay and clergy positions in Episcopal churches and affiliated organizations in the Diocese of Washington will be posted.

Diocesan Staff


Clergy Positions

Assistant Priest - Christ Church Georgetown

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Christ Church, Georgetown, an historic and vibrant parish in the heart of Washington, DC, seeks a full-time priest, newly ordained, or with up to five years’ experience, to collaborate with the Rector, Vestry and Staff in carrying out the parish’s mission, ministry, and vision.

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How to apply: To apply please submit the following via email to Duane Roth, Director of Administration: Cover letter, OTM Profile, resume, two sermons (audio/video links preferred). Applications will be accepted until April 30, 2024.

Website: https://www.christchurchgeorgetown.org/

Associate Rector - Grace Episcopal Church, Silver Spring

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Grace Episcopal Church in Silver Spring, Maryland feels called to be that “city on a hill” where people of all races and cultures come to build their relationship with God and others. Grace Church is diverse, inclusive, progressive, multi-generational, and bustling with activity. We are seeking a priest or transitional deacon, who is excited to jump into the deep end of the ministry pool!

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How to apply: Please send Letter of Interest, OTM profile, and Resume to the Rev. Sarah Odderstol. The position will remain open until it is filled.

Website: https://graceepiscopalchurch.org/

Rector - St. Paul's Rock Creek

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Saint Paul’s Rock Creek Church is a welcoming and affirming Episcopal parish church, located in the heart of a thriving, diverse urban neighborhood in Washington, DC. The oldest parish in the diocese, St. Paul’s campus includes one of the most important historic cemeteries in the city, and we share our grounds with an independent Christian Montessori school.

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How to apply: Submit resume and audio recordings of recent sermons to Larry Dorman, Senior Warden.

Website: https://stpaulsrockcreek.org

Rector/Vicar/Priest-in-Charge - St. Monica's and St. James' Capitol Hill

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: The parish of St. Monica and St. James Episcopal Church (SMSJ) in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington DC is seeking a full-time rector who will minister to our congregation and lead our growth and development. We are looking for a leader who is caring, a good preacher, energetic, and enjoys the sung eucharist. Learn more and apply at https://www.otmportfolio.org/portfolios/community/43254

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How to apply: Email the completed application to Bob Sonderman, Senior Warden.

Website: https://stmonica-stjames.org


Lay Positions

Operations Positions

Parish Administrator - St. Andrew's Leonardtown

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: Job Opening: St. Andrew’s Church, Leonardtown, MD Parish Administrator: 15 hrs./week ($20/hr.) Responsibilities include: -Completing/ printing worship bulletins -Answering phones and keeping current parish media -Facility with social media a plus Please see parish website: https://standrewsleonardtown.org

How to apply: Please contact The Rev. Mark Smith.

Website: https://standrewsleonardtown.org

Audiovisual Technician - St. Margaret's DC

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: The Audio Visual Technician is responsible for overseeing audio/visual production and live-streaming for Sunday morning worship services at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Washington, DC. This is a part-time position at approx. 3-5 hours per week primarily on Sunday mornings (approximately 9:00 a.m. to noon). Additional hours may be requested as needed for special events or worship services.

How to apply: To apply for the position, please send a cover letter and resume to office@stmargaretsdc.org.

Website: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tIvorU9s4Pddbjs7_OYHerTwAqWK6YatEwnTxjCRbuw/edit?usp=sharing

Music Positions

Organist & Choirmaster - St. Mary Magdalene Wheaton - Santa Maria Magdalena

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: St. Mary Magdalene is looking for a part-time organist and choirmaster to serve for Sunday worship services. St. Mary Magdalene Church has a state of the art Viscount digital organ and is excited to celebrate our cultural diversity and spirit of community with vibrant music.

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How to apply: If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to the Rev. Carolyne Adhola.

Website: https://www.stmarymagdalene-md.org/what-we-do/music

Minister of Music - Ascension Gaithersburg - Ascensión

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: A progressive, diverse, multicultural, bilingual (English/Spanish), welcoming and affirming parish is seeking a part-time Minister of Music. A degree in church music or a related field is preferred, but formal training and experience in playing organ and piano and in directing a choir is required.

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How to apply: Send résumé to the Rev. Javier Garcia-Ocampo.

Website: https://ascensionmd.org/

Youth and Family Positions

Other Positions

Director of Human Resources and Client Services - Virginia Theological Seminary

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: The Guest Relations Coordinator plays a pivotal role in creating a welcoming environment for guests, managing phone communications, and providing essential administrative support for various departments on campus. Hours of operations Monday – Friday (when the Seminary is open) 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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How to apply: Qualified applicants, please submit your resumes to hr@vts.edu.

Website: https://vts.edu/employment/

1x monthly Episcopal Chaplain at small Chapel - Knollwood Community

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: First Sunday every month preside for an Episcopal Holy Eucharist Service for Retired seniors at small on site chapel. Free Parking. Priest must be in good standing, sponsored and endorsed by diocese leadership. Possible 2 year MOU signing.

How to apply: Call Kathy Byus: (202) 541-0268

Website: https://knollwoodcommunity.org/

Associate Director for Recruiting, and Admissions - Virginia Theological Seminary

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Job Description Summary: The Associate Director for Recruiting and Admissions is a member of the administrative staff and reports to the Associate Dean of Students. The Associate Director has responsibility for implementation and support of programs directly related to prospective and current students at both Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) and The General Theological Seminary (GTS).

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How to apply: Qualified applicants, please submit resume to hr@vts.edu.

Website: https://vts.edu/employment/

Payroll and Benefits Specialist - Virginia Theological Seminary

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: The Payroll and Benefits Specialist administers the activities relating to the Seminary’s payroll, benefits, including employee leaves. The Payroll and Benefits Specialist is responsible for timely and accurate payroll administration including timekeeping for all employees. The Payroll and Benefits Specialist is also responsible for managing and processing benefit orientation, etc.

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How to apply: Qualified applicants should send their cover letter and resume to hr@vts.edu.

Website: https://vts.edu/employment/

Director of Development for Charlie's Place - St. Margaret's DC

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: Charlie's Place, a program of St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, seeks a dynamic and passionate Director of Development to join our team. The Director of Development will play a pivotal role in advancing the mission of Charlie's Place by spearheading fundraising efforts to support our programs aimed at empowering individuals experiencing homelessness.

How to apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and samples of successful grant proposals or fundraising materials to the rector, the Rev. Richard Weinberg. In the cover letter, please highlight your relevant experience, commitment to progressive values, and passion for addressing homelessness and social justice issues.

Website: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BP3j-bwwmg2CeZvXbCqKJIkeOBk5Au8mDOK4VJTQZsM/edit?usp=sharing