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Thrift Shop Assistant Manager | St. Peter’s, Del Mar
Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting the Manager in day-to-day supervision of the Thrift Shop, including sales, staff, merchandise and customer relations. The schedule will fluctuate between 16-20 hours a week. For information please contact Chris Miller. See the full job description.

Vicar | Holy Cross, Carlsbad
Holy Cross is a growing mission that leases space in southeast Carlsbad. Holy Cross partners with a local Jewish community to share space. Their search process is concluding soon in the call of their next vicar. For information contact the Canon to the Ordinary, the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Vicar | St. Thomas, Temecula
St. Thomas is a growing mission, the newest in our diocese, with construction completed in 2011. St. Thomas has a pre-school and interesting outreach ministries. With the bishop’s guidance they have called a priest-in-charge who will help St. Thomas discern its future. Contact the Canon to the Ordinary, the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Rector | Christ Church, Coronado
Christ Church is a mid-sized, thriving parish in Coronado with one of two day schools in the diocese. Their interim rector began in December 2019 and the search committee will post the Office of Transition Ministry profile this spring. For information, contact the Canon to the Ordinary, the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Rector | St. Margaret’s, Palm Desert
St. Margaret’s is a large, established congregation in the desert, with a heart for outreach to the greater community. They are now receiving names. For information, contact the Canon to the Ordinary, Contact the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Rector | St. Paul in the Desert, Palm Springs
St. Paul is an active parish in historic Palm Springs. They have gathered a transition committee who will develop a parish profile, posting in the late spring. For information, contact the Canon to the Ordinary, the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Priest | All Saints’, Vista
All Saints’ is a small congregation in north San Diego County with well-developed outreach to the community and a thriving pre-school. Still in early stages of transition, their interim priest began in September. We cannot estimate the timelien for this search. For information, contact the Canon to the Ordinary, the Rev. Gwynn Lynch.

Volunteer Receptionist | The Episcopal Diocese of San Diego
Welcome people without homes to the Episcopal Church Center in Ocean Beach. Primarily Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Afternoon shifts available. Answering phones, opening the front gate, greeting guests, running a mail room, sorting and stamping mail and other duties as assigned. Please contact diocesan facilities manager, Jeff Green, for more information.

Congregational Development Director | St. Bartholomew’s, Poway
St. Bartholomew’s, Poway seeks a congregational development director to lead ongoing fundraising and people engagement. Reporting to the rector, this professional brings background and passion to coordinating nonprofit donation strategies, staff/volunteer leadership, membership/newcomer relationships and community partnerships. This dynamic role includes managing our annual stewardship campaign, capital building campaigns, outreach ministry fundraising as well as our comprehensive newcomer programs and activities. This individual will build strong relationships with parishioners, staff, leadership teams, volunteers, visitors, newcomers and donors and assist the rector in discerning and implementing a culture and practice of generosity, stewardship and hospitality. See the full job description. Please submit letter of interest, resume to Beth Dean by Wednesday, January 31 at 5 p.m. 

Executive/Development Assistant | Episcopal Community Services
The Executive/Development Assistant provides administrative support to the CEO/Executive Director and the Development Department, as well as serving as the liaison to the Board of Directors. Superior organizational, written communication and personal skills along with discretion are required. He or she performs a variety of skilled administrative and clerical duties receiving visitors, arranging conference calls and scheduling meetings. As Board Liaison, the Executive/Development Assistant is responsible for supporting all board activities including scheduling meetings, document preparation, meeting set up, recording minutes, maintaining files of all official documents and facilitating communication with board members and committees. Working with Development this position will support the CEO and the Development team in preparing a wide range of written communications; develop first drafts of correspondence, event invitations, special solicitation letters, stewardship mailings, program announcements and other collateral as assigned. See full job posting here.
For additional information and to apply, please visit their website: ecscalifornia.org/careers.

Day School Director | St. Andrew’s, La Mesa
St. Andrew’s Day School is a ministry of St. Andrew’s, La Mesa. The director oversees the day to day operations of the school and reports to the headmaster (rector of the parish). The Day School respects each child’s religious and cultural background while operating in an inclusive Christian setting. Our mission is to teach all children that they are unique and loved by God. Through lessons, song and prayer, our children learn about Jesus and how he teaches us to care for each other with both love and respect. After laying a foundation of faith in Jesus Christ, our goal is to send each one of our children to kindergarten with the skills to confidently work with others and promote good citizenship.  The Director creates the climate life of the Day School, leads by example and fosters the religious centeredness which is inherent in the Day School’s mission. See the full job posting. Please submit your letter of interest to Gary Clapp.

Children’s Ministries Assistant to the Director| St. James by-the-Sea, La Jolla
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal church in La Jolla is seeking a faith filled and creative individual to serve in the role of Assistant to the Director of Children’s Ministries. The candidate for the assistant position will work closely with the Director of Children’s Ministries and the Minister for Youth and Young Adult Ministries in leading our Spark Youth Group for 5th –7th grade on Sunday mornings. The candidate will also assist in multiple facets of the Children’s Ministry including, but not limited to, maintaining art and snack supplies, being present and assisting with our weekly children’s group Wiggles and Scribbles, assisting with set up and break down of events like the Easter Egg Hunt, our Christmas Eve Pageant, occasional Youth focused off-campus events, as well as assist with the annual Vacation Bible School. See the full job description. Please submit your letter of interest to Gabrielle Strickler.

Administrative Assistant| All Saints’, Vista
All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Vista seeks an administrative assistant. Compensation is $15 an hour and it is a part time position (4 hrs, 4 days per week). See the full job description. Please submit letter of interest, resume to vistasaint@sbcglobal.net.

Administrator | Agape House
Agape House at San Diego State University seeks a 3/4-time administrator to lead visitor reception, manage office and facility, design and publish communications, and maintain records and bookkeeping. Minimum qualifications include: three or more years administrative experience with reception, Quickbooks and written bookkeeping (including AR and AP), database, and digital publishing, a heart for radically inclusive faith community with young adults, excellent organizational, verbal, written skills for public communication and technology, and preferred competency with multicultural and inter-religious community. Wage and benefits negotiable commensurate with experience and skills. Contact Pastor Darin Johnson at for more information or to apply with resume and references. View the full job description (PDF).

Section Leaders | Christ Church, Coronado
Christ Church, Coronado is seeking two section leaders, a soprano and a bass to assist on Thursday evenings and Sunday mornings, as well as Christmas, Holy Week, Easter and other occasions, as needed. The positions are available now. Candidates should be experienced choral singers with excellent reading skills, and a schedule that will accommodate regular attendance. The usual commitment is Thursday evening from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and Sunday mornings from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The Sunday sung service is at 10 a.m. The choir director is Michael Morgan, who is well known in San Diego as an accomplished educator, musician and a dynamic conductor. Currently, the stipend is $20.60 per hour for 2.5 hours on Thursday and 2.5 hours on Sunday. Payroll is processed twice monthly. The fee is $250.00 per service. Reuter organ, 38 ranks, renovated in 2014. For more information, or to submit a note of interest, please contact Parish Organist Geoffrey Graham

Part-Time Van Driver | Vida Joven de Mexico
We’ll pay YOU to help the children! Vida Joven, a foster home in Tijuana, needs a part-time van driver. As our van driver, you’ll work on the third and fourth Saturdays of most months. Your easy and important job is to transport visitors safely and courteously in our 15-passenger van roundtrip from Chula Vista to Tijuana. You’ll be taking these people to visit the children at Vida Joven. You must hold or be willing to obtain a Class B commercial driver’s license with passenger endorsement. (We’ll pay you to get your Class B license if you don’t already have it.) A valid passport is required. Spanish is helpful, but not necessary. Contact Beth Beall, 619-717-7091.

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Last Updated 1/24/2020