Quaker Jobs Update for May 3, 2023
Friends General Conference shares the following job announcements that may be of interest to Quaker job seekers:
Madison Religious Society of Friends
Madison Religious Society of Friends/Quakers seeks a Child and Youth Program Coordinator. They would be responsible, in consultation with the First Day School (FDS) Committee, for organizing and overseeing the child and youth program, which includes nursery as well as grades preschool through high school. This position can be either 10 or 20 hours/week depending on the applicant and therefore may be co-coordinated with another position. Previously, this position has been split into two part-time positions – one with greater focus on curriculum and lesson planning and the other, more administrative. However, this arrangement is flexible, depending on the applicants. The full position description is in the PDF file below.
Quaker Voluntary Service
Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS), a nonprofit service year program, is looking for someone to manage operations and administration. This includes supporting young adult Fellows participating in a service year; managing expenses; supporting HR and recruitment functions; collaborating with fundraising staff for data entry and analysis; and performing other tasks as needed. Although this position does not require a background in financial management, we would love to see candidates who have experience bookkeeping, particularly at a nonprofit org.
Pendle Hill is seeking a Director of Development with at least five years’ experience in a well-run fundraising office to lead in design and implementation of fundraising strategy. The salary range is $79,000 to $90,000 annually, depending on experience.
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)
Earth Quaker Action Team (EQAT)
Earth Quaker Action Team is a grassroots, nonviolent action group including Quakers and people of diverse beliefs, who join with millions of people around the world fighting for a just and sustainable economy. The Director of Strategy and Partnerships (Salary: $66,000-$81,000 per year) is responsible for guiding the strategic direction of the organization in collaboration with local, national, and international partners. They are one of two co-directors who together are charged with leading the organization in consultation with the board of directors.
Woolman Hill, a Quaker retreat center in Deerfield, MA, seeks an individual to serve as Operations Manager. The Operations Manager, a full-time position at 35 hours per week, takes primary responsibility for office administration, outreach, hosting, and facility coordination. Residence on-site is preferred, and compensation is equivalent to $22-24 per hour.
Cambridge Friends School
Cambridge Friends School in Massachusetts is looking for a part-time Extended Day Teacher at $22-$24 an hour.
Friends Western School
Friends Western School in Pasadena, California, is looking for a Kindergarten teacher to start in August.
The oldest continually operating coeducational, independent Quaker school in New York City seeks a Payroll and Benefits Manager.