JOB OPENINGS

Job listings will be posted for 90 days. If a position has not been filled in that time, it can be resubmitted. Please note: Only lay and clergy positions in Episcopal churches and affiliated organizations in the Diocese of Washington will be posted.

Ready to remove a job post? Contact us.

Diocesan Staff


Clergy Positions

Associate Rector - St. David's DC

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Saint David’s seeks an Associate Rector who leads with joy to join our team of forward-leaning, energetic and talented clergy, staff and lay leaders. The Associate Rector will be a full partner in ministry with the rector. We love being a parish church and are looking for a clergy-person who loves “the work” and wants to participate fully in the life and work of parish ministry.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: For consideration for the Associate position, please submit a resume, letter, links to online liturgies and homilies and 2-3 current/recent professional references to the Reverend Kristen Hawley.

Website: https://www.stdavidsdc.org

Associate Rector - Grace Church Silver Spring

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: We are seeking an Episcopal priest, transitional deacon, or a soon-to-be transitional deacon who is excited to experience the depth and breadth of parish ministry as an Associate Rector on our ministry team! Grace Church is diverse, inclusive, progressive, multi-generational, and bustling with activity.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: Please email a letter of interest, resume, and OTM profile to The Rev. Sarah Odderstol.

Website: https://www.graceepiscopalchurch.org/

Rector - Christ Church Chaptico

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: We are seeking a confident Rector who is committed to doing God’s work, and who can inspire others through meaningful worship and preaching. We are looking for an outgoing person with a sense of humor, a good listener who will work with a vibrant and active congregation, and who will enhance and find new opportunities for us to participate in the life and ministries of Christ Church.

How to apply: If you are interested in becoming our Rector, please submit your resume/CV, OTM profile, and, if possible, either a file containing, or link to, a recent sermon to Keith Loker.

Website: https://www.cckqp.net/rector-search


Lay Positions

Operations Positions

Parish Administrator - Grace Church Georgetown

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: The Parish Administrator (PA) works closely with the Rector to manage the day-to-day operations of the parish including areas of office administration, finance and accounting, facility management, personnel and staff coordination, risk management, strategic planning, vendor management, and information management. This is a 30 hour per week position, with benefits.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: Please send your Resume/CV to The Rev. Dr. Richard Miles.

Website: https://www.gracedc.org

Campaign Constituency Engagement Manager - Washington National Cathedral

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: Responsible for outreach to key Cathedral constituency groups, especially Cathedral Congregation members and volunteer, leading up to and during the public phase of our five-year comprehensive fundraising campaign. Assists with the Congregation's annual stewardship campaign and their participation in the comprehensive campaign. This is a two-year, full-time position.

How to apply: Washington National Cathedral is an equal opportunity employer and strives to create a more diverse and inclusive atmosphere for all. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance. Washington National Cathedral seeks individuals who are committed to our mission. We appreciate interest from those who will contribute to an atmosphere in which diversity is valued and supported. Apply online at https://cathedral.org/careers, or email a cover letter and resume, noting job code C22-08.

Website: https://cathedral.org/careers

Music Positions

Interim Director of Music - St. Paul's K Street

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: St Paul’s K Street is an Anglo-Catholic parish and proud member of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington (EDOW), located in DC’s Foggy Bottom neighborhood. We seek a full-time Interim Director of Music, for an initial period of twelve months; our minds are open as to how that could then evolve. For more information, please see the listing on our website.

How to apply: Letters of interest and resumes, together with any supporting materials and examples of recordings, should be sent to the Rector, Fr. Richard Wall. Applications will be considered as they are received, with a start date preferably no later than the Feast of the Assumption, August 15th. The Rector is also available for informal conversations and questions.

Website: http://www.saintpaulskstreet.org/interim-director-of-music-search/

Director of Music/Organist - St. Paul's Piney

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Waldorf, Maryland seeks a part time (15 hours/week) Director of Music and Organist who can play both organ and piano while directing a small all-volunteer choir. We are a community that loves to laugh, cry, worship, celebrate, and have fun with each other. Our worship draws on hymns, classical music, spirituals, and contemporary praise.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, three references, and at least 3 recordings or links to your work to: The Rev. Dr. Maria A. Kane, Rector. Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check and Abuse Prevention training.

Website: https://stpaulswaldorf.org/musicdirector/

Youth and Family Positions

Director of Christian Formation - Christ Church Rockville

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: Christ Church is located in downtown Rockville, has a Pre-K - 8th grade school, and has always prided itself on its educational and youth programs. Christ Church is diverse community of all ages, races, sexual orientations, religious backgrounds, political ideologies, and socio-economic positions. We are looking for a Director of Christian Formation who wants to be a part of our leadership team.

How to apply: Please submit a cover letter, your resume, and names of three references to the Rev. Meg Ingalls.

Website: https://www.cecrockville.org

Director of Children & Youth Ministries - St. Paul's Piney

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Waldorf, is seeking a spiritually grounded Director of Children & Youth Ministries to lead our ministries to children and youth in a part-time capacity. We are a community that loves to laugh, cry, worship, celebrate, and have fun with each other.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: To apply, please email a letter of interest, résumé, and list of three references, to the Rev. Dr. Maria A. Kane, Rector. All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

Website: https://stpaulswaldorf.org/jobs/

Children's Minister - Christ Church Capitol Hill

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: Christ Church is a thriving Episcopal congregation in the center of Capitol Hill. Our diverse community includes people of all ages, races, sexual orientations, religious backgrounds, political ideologies, and socio-economic positions. We are looking for an experienced children’s minister to assist with their formation in a part-time capacity.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: Please email a cover letter, a list of two references, and a resume to the Rev. John Kellogg.

Website: https://www.washingtonparish.org

Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministries - St. Dunstan's Bethesda

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: St. Dunstan’s is looking to welcome a grounded, enthusiastic, and organized lay person to help lead our Christian Formation program. We seek someone with a mature and compelling Christian faith and gifts and passion for creating community among children, youth, and families. The successful candidate also will be warm and creative, embodying the joy of life in Christ.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: To apply, please email a letter of interest, résumé, and list of three references by June 1, 2022 to: The Rev. Patricia Phaneuf Alexander, Rector St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church 5450 Massachusetts Avenue Bethesda, MD 20816

Website: http://www.stdunstansbethesda.org

Director of Intergenerational Formation Ministries - Grace Church Silver Spring

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: We seek a lay or ordained individual called to be the architect and facilitator of a new model of community based intergenerational, Christian formation ministry. The Director of Intergenerational Formation Ministries will work closely with the Rector, Associate Rector(s), Director of Music Ministries, Head of School, and lay leaders in an array of ministries.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: Your letter of interest, resume, and references may be sent to the Rev. Sarah Odderstol.Thank you.

Website: https://www.graceepiscopalchurch.org/

Other Positions

Church Secretary/Bookkeeper - St. Michael & All Angels Adelphi

Job type: Part Time

Brief position description: A 16 hour per week Secretary/Bookkeeper to perform secretarial and bookkeeping duties in accordance with the guidelines of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington and established in-house policies using good judgment, self-direction, and minimal supervision. This position reports directly to the Rector but works closely and collaborates with the Organist/Music Minister and other Lay Leaders.

How to apply: Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to Claudette Clarke, the Senior Warden.

Website: https://stmichaelsadelphi.org/

Lead Caseworker, Silver Spring - Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: The heart of the full-time LCW role is 1-1 Next Step casework and coaching. The LCW also recommends and arranges applicable program services, while serving as the team leader at the site in which s/he serves. This involves oversight of the program staff and volunteers at this location, as well as basic office management and strategic outreach.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter, explaining why you think this position and this organization might be a match for you to: Ms. Jennifer Seager-Valentine, Program Director.

Website: https://samaritanministry.org/career-opportunities/#ss

Lead Caseworker - Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington

Job type: Full Time

Brief position description: The heart of the full-time Lead Caseworker role is 1-1 Next Step casework and coaching. The LCW also recommends and arranges applicable program services, while serving as the team leader at the site in which s/he serves. This involves oversight of the of program staff and volunteers at this location, as well as basic office management and strategic outreach.

Full position description: View Position Description

How to apply: To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter, explaining why you think this position and this organization might be a match for you to: Ms. Jennifer Seager-Valentine, Program Director.

Website: https://samaritanministry.org/career-opportunities/