Positions Available in the Diocese
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Laity: Full Time Positions
FullTime Custodian/Sexton Position at Saint James – James Island
Saint James is looking for a full Time Custodian/Sexton. The position requires: a Christian with a servant spirit in daily work; ability to work independently without close supervision; ability to follow directions and procedures; courteous to members & visitors. The job consists of: Cleaning all campus buildings parish, ministry center, church, and kitchens (floor to ceiling & windows i.e., bathrooms, vacuuming, dusting, sweeping & mopping floors, emptying trash & recycle; setting up and breaking down tables and chairs for services and meetings; changing ceiling light bulbs; daily open, close & alarm buildings. Also required in the job is ability to routinely pick up to 50 pounds, run local janitorial errands needed by the church, and other assigned custodial/sexton duties. Assist Administrator re: routine contract maintenance companies for fire & safety, pest control and cleaning. The person in this position will have a full background check, be required to take a drug test (initial & at random) and receive child protection training “Safeguarding God’s Children”. Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (30 minute lunch) & other times arranged by the Administrator i.e., Lent/Easter, Advent/Christmas, weddings, funerals for a total of 40 hours per week on average. Rate of Pay: $26,400 per annum. Interested persons contact Berta Puckhaber, Parish Administrator, at the Parish Office, 843/795-1623.
Date Posted: September 25, 2016
Donor Relations Manager, LAMB Institute, Charleston
The LAMB Institute a multifaceted, Christ-centered ministry based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras with a US office in Charleston is seeking a Donor Relations Manager to assist the Executive Director in all aspects of donor stewardship. LAMB sees development as relational and a part of ministry. To that end, the Development Associate raises resources and helps others become more complete in Christ. Learn more.
Date Poted: September 21, 2016
Ministry Assistant for Administration, Cathedral of St. Luke & St. Paul, Charleston
The Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul is looking for a Ministry Assistant for Administration to help us realize our vision of Being the Heart of God for the Heart of Charleston. This high-capacity person serves as the primary receptionist for the church, often representing the Cathedral as the first point of contact via the phone, email or in the office. He or she supports the ministries and personnel of the church through the use of communication, organization and task-management systems. The Ministry Assistant for Administration aids the church staff, Vestry and congregation by organizing and producing documents, maintaining office supplies, coordinating facilities usage, keeping organizational records and data, coordinating volunteers, and updating the church calendar.
Candidates should meet the following qualifications:
● Vibrant Christian faith and commitment to church
● High School Diploma required/College Degree preferred
● Strong verbal and written communication skills
● Minimum 3 years work experience in a professional environment
● High proficiency with computers, MS Office Suite, Google Apps and other internet-based applications
● Strengths in organization, administration, and task management and completion
● Ability to relate to people from a variety of cultures in dynamic settings
Interested candidates should email email@example.com to find out more about the opportunity and submit a resume.
Date Posted: September 21, 2016
Director of Ministry to Youth and College Students, Christ Church, Mt. Pleasant
Christ Church, Mt. Pleasant, is seeking a full time Director of Ministry to Youth and College Students. Christ Church’s vision is “Go and Make Disciples” (Mt. 28:19). This vision is the guiding force for all of our ministries, including youth and college. We seek an experienced leader who has a passion for Jesus as Lord and for ministry with young people. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership skills and gifts encompassing multiple aspects of ministry work – goal setting, organization, leader recruitment and nurture, teaching and relational skill. For more information and to apply contact the Rev. Ted Duvall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 843-884-9090.
Date Posted: July 14, 2016
Youth Ministry Intern, St Luke’s Church, Hilton Head Island
St. Luke’s, Hilton Head is looking for a candidate who has a heart for Christ and a desire to make Christ known to high school and middle school students. St Luke’s has an active youth ministry program that includes separate youth nights for middle and high school students. The candidate should have a minimum of 2 years of experience working or volunteering in youth ministry in college or post college, an ability to plan and lead a Bible Study and an ability to lead and utilize volunteers. This is a two year* paid internship and will involve youth ministry training through a practicum and optional seminary work. We will tailor this program according to your experience. The intern will be mentored and trained by assistant rector, who is in charge of youth ministry. We would like this position to be filled before September 2016. The package will include salary, housing and benefits and is subject to negotiation based on experience. Interested: Please email resume to the Rev. Steve Chisholm email@example.com and the Rev. Greg Kronz at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date Posted: June 20, 2016
Sous Chef, St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center, Seabrook Island
The Kitchen of St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center is looking for a Sous Chef to join their experienced team of food service professionals. They are looking for a teachable spirit more than kitchen experience. Their full time, year round food service ministry has unique needs, so they seek someone willing to grow with them ~ in preparation for increased leadership opportunities in the future. They welcome applications from recent, and enthusiastic, culinary school graduates.
This salaried position will work with the Executive Chef on the afternoon/evening team. Hours for this team are approximately 12 noon - 8pm five days per week, including weekends, for a total of 40 hours per week. Schedules are made about a week in advance and are based on the needs of our guests. We are open year round, seven days a week. Weekend shifts are part of the schedule. Pay days are every two weeks. Salary and benefits are competitive for this starting position.
To apply, go to their website at www.stchristopher.org. On the homepage, click on the link: “Kitchen Afternoon Team – Sous Chef” for the online application. Thank you for prayerfully considering is this is where God may be calling you.
Date Posted: June 26, 2015
Laity Part-Time Positions
Organist/Choir Director, Trinity Episcopal Church, Moncks Corner/Pinopolis
Become a vital part of a church with a strong musical tradition and a welcoming congregation. Provide traditional music for a 10:00 Sunday service with about 80-90 parishioners attending. Trinity offers a blended service so coordinating with the Praise Band’s director will be part of the job. Also provide music for one evening service on Christmas Eve and two services during Holy Week. An hour weeknight choir practice with 10-12 choir members is required as well as availability for weddings and funerals. On the average, working five to six hours per week should be expected. Our instruments include an Allen Renaissance organ and a Yamaha GC2 piano (only 2 years old). Work in an atmosphere in which your abilities will be appreciated and respected. Salary and Sundays off are negotiable. Please contact the Rev. Hal Fenters at email@example.com, (843) 761-8570 or Brenda Barry at (843) 899-7366, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date Posted: September 29, 2016
Part-time Organist and Choir Director, Holy Cross Daniel Island:
Holy Cross is seeking a part-time organist, 10-15 hours per week, to help lead the worship music at two of our three weekly services. A traditional, Rite One service with communion, and a Children’s Family service (a lively, 30 minute service with kids hymns and songs played on the organ). This person should be proficient on the organ, and able to develop and direct a choir for children and for adults. As they will be expected to help people not only grow as musicians, but also as disciples, they should be a baptized Christian believer who is actively seeking to live out their faith as a follower and disciple of Jesus. They should also be sympathetic to the Anglican denomination, and the Diocese of South Carolina. Finally, we are looking for someone who wants to become a part of our church community here at Holy Cross on Daniel Island, and who does not see this simply as a place where they work.
Responsibilities will include:
- Playing weekly at our 9:30am Children's Family Service - Playing weekly at our 11:00am Traditional Rite One Service of Holy Eucharist
- Playing at special services at Christmas, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week and Easter etc.
- Playing for funerals and weddings when available (these are very occasional)
- Beginning a Children's Choir to sing monthly at 11am service (choral music, not kids songs)
- Beginning an Adult Choir to sing weekly at our 11am service
- helping organize classical concerts to be held in the church two or three times each year
Initially you will work under the musical direction of the Director of Traditional Music Ministries at Holy Cross, Ann Hood, and report regularly to the Campus Pastor at Daniel Island, the Rev. Jonathan Bennett.
Remuneration will be $15,000 to $20,000 per year, depending on experience, and you will have 4 paid weeks of vacation each year, including 4 Sundays off (excluding Easter).
Please contact the Rev. Jonathan Bennett for more information at email@example.com.
Date Posted: September 6, 2016
Classroom Assistant, Good Shepherd Day School
Good Shepherd Day School is in search of a godly, loving, nurturing soul to serve in our Day School ministry as a classroom assistant What are the requirements? We need a godly, loving, nurturing soul who loves to work with children and has some experience with children! The hours are 8:30-12:30 daily. If you are interested or know of someone who may be interested, please contact Denyse Steen.
Date Posted: August 11, 2016
Montessori Lead Teacher, St. Matthias Montessori Pre-school, Summerton
St Matthias Montessori Pre-school is seeking a certified Lead Teacher in Early Childhood Education. Teacher will have completed training in the Montessori Education Method with Early Childhood credentials or candidate will complete AMS accredited Montessori teacher education program and be actively working on a Montessori credential during the schools afterhours. Candidate will be a person of spiritual maturity with academic and leadership abilities that will allow them to teach the Montessori Method while reflecting a Christian environment to nurture and strengthen young children and their families in their faith and in their relationship with the Lord through the ministry of a Christian Montessori Pre-School program. Position is salaried with hours from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm, Monday through Friday with additional organizational hours. Position begins August 16, 2016. Interested individuals send resume with references to St. Matthias at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date Posted: July 28, 2016
Communications Administrator/Creative Designer, Church of the Cross, Bluffton
The Church of the Cross is seeking to hire a Christian to serve the parish in the areas of communications and graphics. Though this position would begin as part-time, it could well evolve into a full-time staff role. Read the detailed job description and contact Regine Johnson if interested.
Worship Leader, Church of the Resurrection, North Charleston
The Church of the Resurrection, North Charleston, is seeking a confident, spiritually mature, ready-to-lead Worship Leader to serve in this paid, part-time position. The applicant should be a seasoned Christian musician/singer, with significant experience in a contemporary praise band as well as experience leading contemporary songs, modern and traditional hymns. The church’s goal is to bring excellence to their liturgical and contemporary worship service. If you are passionate about worshiping God, interested in developing a worship team, and are skilled in either keyboard or guitar and can lead people, please contact the church office at (843) 870-4316.
Date Posted: November 24, 2015
Administrative Assistant, Lowcountry Pregnancy Center, Charleston
The Lowcountry Pregnancy Center currently has a position open in our Business Office. This is a part-time position, which would include approximately 20 hours per week. Requirements include: Business Office Experience, Strong Computer Skills, Strong Communication Skills, Team Player, Detail-Oriented, Bookkeeping Skills. In addition, they are looking for someone who has a passion for non-profit work, and for the sanctity of human life. Interested? Send your resumé to email@example.comDate Posted: November 12, 2015