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Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities throughout the Diocese of Southern Virginia.

If your church has a job opening you would like included here, please contact Ann Turner, aturner@diosova.org. Postings remain for 60 days, unless otherwise notified.


Parish Administrator (Posted May 25, 2016)

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newport News seeks a motivated individual to work part-time as the parish administrator.  This position requires a highly organized, professional individual with strong communication skills to manage the church office and the administration operations of the church staff and volunteers. Click here for position description. Compensation based on skills and experience. 26 hours per week Monday through Friday. Position available June 20. Email cover letter and resume to jscottbaker@verizon.net.


Assistant Teacher (Posted May 24, 2016)

Ascension Episcopal Day School in Norfolk is currently accepting applications for Afternoon Assistant Teachers in our Toddler and PreK2 Rooms. Ascension Day School serves pre-school children ages 6 weeks thru 5 years. Our program is designed to cultivate the cognitive, social, physical, creative, spiritual, and emotional development of each child in a caring environment.  Assistant Teachers are responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher in creating a nurturing and collaborative learning community for 10-13 children. Starting pay is $10.50/hr. plus a pension benefit. Please send a cover letter and resume to Mark Hattler, dayschool@ascension-norfolk.org.


Office Administrator (Posted May 24, 2016)

GraceInside (Virginia’s Prison Chaplain Service) seeks a full-time Office Administrator. Duties and responsibilities: include providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the office. Support managers and employees through a variety of tasks related to organization and communication. Includes communicating via phone and email, ensuring that all administrative assistant duties are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner. Organizes and schedules meetings and appointments; maintains contact lists; produces and distributes memos, letters, faxes and forms; does data entry and prepares reports and invoices; keeps track of deadlines for grants/reports. Purchases and maintains office equipment and supplies. Requirements: proven admin or assistant experience; knowledge of office management systems and procedures; excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work; attention to detail and problem solving skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational and planning skills; proficiency in MS Office. To apply: Send current resume’ to johnvance@graceinside.org. Deadline: Friday, June 10, 2016.


Parish Administrator (Posted May 23, 2016)

St. George’s Episcopal Church, Newport News is looking for a Parish Administrator to work 20 hours per week, managing the parish office and facilitating communication.  Position requires proficiency with Microsoft Office business suite applications and Excel; solid oral and written communication skills; and good problem-solving skills.  We are seeking a team player who is flexible and has a sense of humor. Familiarity with liturgical worship is a plus. Click here for a position description. Interested applicants should send a resume via email to The Rev. Anne R. Kirchmier at anneofstgeorges@live.com.


Director of Children's Formation (Posted May 23, 2016)

Emmanuel, Virginia Beach is looking for a part time director of Children’s formation (responsible for ages nursery through age 11). The ideal candidate would have experience in teaching and curriculum evaluation, would be a good communicator, and would have an understanding of the Episcopal Church’s liturgy and theology. Entails approximately 10 hours/week. If interested, please email the Rev. Mimi Lacy at mimilacy@gmail.com or call her at 252-814-6962.


Youth Minister (Posted May 23, 2016)

Emmanuel, Virginia Beach is looking for a part time Youth Minister to work with kids in Junior High and High School. The group meets on Wednesday evenings; attendance at Sunday worship would also be required. If you have a heart for teenagers, a strong faith in Jesus Christ, and are interested in working with and mentoring a great group of youth, please email the Rev. Mimi Lacy at mimilacy@gmail.com or call her at 252-814-6962.


Organist (Posted May 16, 2016)

St. Mark's, Suffolk, is seeking an organist. Contact the Rec. Frederick Walker for more information, frederickwalker328@ymail.com or 703-231-1506.

Director of Youth & Family Ministries (Posted May 13, 2016)

Eastern Shore Chapel, Virginia Beach, is seeking an enthusiastic and welcoming Christian to serve as the leader of our youth and family ministries. They will be passionate with a strong vision for youth and young family programming.  We are seeking an individual with a strong ability to direct and delegate a variety of volunteers utilizing sound organization and communication skills. We are a large welcoming mission oriented parish. We desire continued growth within our youth and young families in a fun and joyful manner. We have excellent recreational facilities and youth meetings areas, all of which are available for our youth ministry. Send resume to: The Rev. Julia W. Messer, jmesser@easternshorechapel.org. Questions? Call 757-478-6764. A non-ordained position, 30 hours a week, benefits included. www.easternshorechapel.org.


Preschool Teachers (Posted April 28, 2016)

Emmanuel Episcopal Day School in Virginia Beach is looking for energetic teachers for the 2016-2017 school year. We are a half-day preschool program for ages 2, 3 & 4 years. Day School hours are 9am -12:30pm.  Currently, we are adding new classes and are looking for both 3-day (MWF) and 5-day lead teachers and substitute teachers. The responsibilities include: Provide instruction for preschoolers in accordance with EEDS philosophy of learning through play; Implement developmentally- appropriate schedule and curriculum; Submit monthly calendar and lesson plans to the director; Ensure health and safety of the children; Use positive discipline and self-esteem building techniques; Track developmental progress and prepare quarterly progress reports. Contract hours are 8:30am - 12:30pm, September through May. For more information, please visit the “What’s New” section of The Emmanuel Episcopal Day School website: www.emmanueldayschoolvb.com. You may apply by emailing your resume to the director at Kearse_eeds@hotmail.com.


Bus Driver (Posted April 13, 2016)

The Mission of the Holy Spirit at St. Stephen’s, Norfolk, seeks a part-time bus driver to transport children and their families to Sunday worship services and weeknight programs. This position requires a CDL and a good driving record. Please send resume to Mission of the Holy Spirit, 1445 Norview Ave., Norfolk, VA 23513.


Parish Administrator (Posted April 11, 2016)

Christ and St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Norfolk seeks a motivated individual to work full-time as the Parish Administrator. This position requires a highly organized, professional and gracious individual with strong communication skills to manage the church office and the administrative operations of the church staff and volunteers. Click here for job description. Compensation competitive based on skill and experience. Typically a 40 hour work week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Position available immediately. Email cover letter and resume to B.J. Taylor, taylorasc@aol.com.













Last Published: May 25, 2016 1:15 PM