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Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities in Southern Virginia and beyond.

If your church has a job opening you would like included here, please contact the Diocesan Office. Postings remain for 60 days, unless otherwise notified.

Nursery Staff (Posted November 24, 2021)
Trinity Episcopal Church in Portsmouth is seeking a nursery worker. Candidate must be 21 years of age or older. Principal function is to provide for the physical, emotional, and intellectual stimulation and safety of children ages 0-4 years while working in the church’s nurseries on Sunday mornings and children ages 0-11 during special church events. Works under the direction of the Director of Children & Family Ministry and the Priest. For more information contact Grant Stokes at grant@trinity-portsmouth.org.

Sexton (Posted November 9, 2021)
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Newport News is seeking a full-time sexton. This is a salaried position and includes health insurance and pension. This position is responsible for routine cleaning, general repairs, preventative maintenance, and security of the church’s facility and grounds. The successful candidate will have a good attitude, initiative, and the ability to work independently. Submit resume no later than Nov. 26, 2021, to saec0371@gmail.com or mail to: St. Andrew’s, 45 Main Street, Newport News, VA 23601. No calls, please.

Music Director (Posted October 4, 2021)
The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Norfolk seeks an innovative and energetic half-time Music Director. Previous experience as a church musician is not required, but a willingness to learn the basic traditions and norms of the Episcopal church service is necessary. Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd is looking for a candidate with excellent piano skills and at least some experience playing the organ. As the church both manages and emerges from COVID, we especially seek someone who can work with the priest-in-charge to continue the creative musical offerings of the Sunday service and imagine new possibilities. Candidates with a love of jazz and gospel and an interest in creativity and innovation are especially invited to apply. Contact mary.whitehouse@goodshepherdnorfolk.org.

Music Director/Organist (Posted September 24, 2021)
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church located in the heart of downtown Suffolk, VA is looking to hire a part-time Music Director/Organist to lead our Chancel and Handbell Choirs, as well as to coordinate and support all aspects of our music ministry. A link to view the Position Profile is now available on the parish website at www.stpaulssuffolk.com. Contact information and the application process are outlined in the profile.

The following formation job opportunities were highlighted in the Zoom Christian Education Job Fair held on May 25. To see the recording of the Job Fair click here.

Co-Chair Christian Formation - 2 positions (Posted June 1, 2021)
These are part-time positions at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach. An individual may apply for the children/youth formation chair or adult formation chair only, OR they may be combined to a "Family Ministry" position in which an individual handles both parts (still part time). Range of salary is $12,000-$14,000 for each position. For more information click here. Contact the Rev. Mimi Lacy at mimilacy@gmail.com.

Youth Minister (Posted June 1, 2021)
This is an anticipated part-time position at Old Donation Episcopal Church, Virginia Beach. Contact the Rev. Bob Randall at brandall@olddonation.org.





Last Published: November 24, 2021 2:45 PM