Open Clergy Positions

Churches that are in the search process for a new clergy person are listed below. Learn how to apply here.

Part-time Priest in Charge | St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, Brewer

Part-time Priest in Charge | St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Bridgton

Part-time Priest in Charge or Rector | Grace Episcopal Church, Bath

Rector | St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church,  Blue Hill

Part-time Vicar | St. John’s Episcopal Church, Brownville Junction

Open Diocesan Positions

Accounting Manager | Episcopal Dicese of Maine, Portland

The Episcopal Diocese of Maine is seeking a full-time  Accounting Manager to provide overall management of the financial accounting systems and related activities on behalf of the diocese, under the direction of the Finance Director. The Accounting Manager will oversee all bookkeeping, payroll, and accounting functions for the diocese, Trustees of Diocesan Funds and Corporate Sole. This will include supporting external audits, managing and reporting on the budgets, and managing the distribution and reporting of grants, given or obtained. The Accounting Manager will serve as the Assistant Treasure of the Trustees of Diocesan Funds and as such will calculate quarterly dividend payouts, prepare letters of instruction for investment and withdrawels , and manage wire transfers and stock gifts. In support of our congregations, they will oversee assessment calculations and collections, provide education and training around financial matters, and coordinate financial aspects of parochial reports.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Accounting training – preferred Associates or Bachelor’s
  • 3-5 years of professional accounting experience, preferably in non-profit organizations
  • Experience with audits and trusts (desireable)
  • Training in fraud management (desireable)
  • Background Check
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing education related to accounting, fraud, internal controls, etc.
  • Willingness to travel within the state to conduct financial reviews with congregations.

Please see full job description here.

Email resume and letter of interest to Canon Tina Pickering.

Open Positions around the Diocese

Churches and related organizations with open positions are listed below.

Parish Administrator | St. Ann’s Episcopal Church, Kennebunkport

St. Ann’s in Kennebunkport is looking for a Parish Administrator to coordinate the work of a church office throughout the year, but with a particularly high workload June through October. Successful candidates must be highly organized, with excellent computer skills and proficiency in the full range of Microsoft Office software, including desktop publishing, and basic accounting. The position requires the ability to work with minimal supervision once direction has been provided. Read the full job description here.  If you are interested, please send resume to Shepherd Hill, Senior Warden.

Communications and Office Manager | St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, Camden

St. Thomas’ in Camden is looking for a part-time Communications and Office Manager (20 hours per week). In this role, you will be responsible for facilitating the day-to-day operations of St. Thomas’, manage the use of the church facilities, manage church communication including – weekly online newsletters, Sunday bulletins and keeping St. Thomas’ online presence (website, Facebook, etc.) up-to-date and minor bookkeeping responsibilities. A hybrid work environment is possible. Experience in Microsoft Business, Google Workspace, MailChimp (or similar platform) and Word Press is strongly recommended. Training will be available if necessary. Please send resume to Terry Mello, Treasurer.

Administrative Assistant | Trinity Episcopal Church, Castine

Trinity Church in Castine seeks a part-time Parish Administrative Assistant (6-8 hours weekly) to provide bookkeeping and related financial and administrative services at the direction of the rector. The Administration Assitant will work with the rector, church wardens, treasurer, vestry and parishioners in mutual support of Trinity’s mission statement: We are a welcoming parish seeking to share God’s love in Christ with all people, providing care for each other and ministering to the community through worship and fellowship.
Key responsibilities include:
• Assist with parish emails, letters, packages, phone calls, etc. Important that the office day is the same as that of the Rector (currently Wednesday).
• Manage orders for office supplies and other items needed by the Church and Rector.
• Operate the office equipment (computer, printer, phone).
• Maintain accurate records of all funds. Write checks and record all payables and payments.
• Print Sunday service bulletin, and co-manage announcements, weekly Tidings communications, church website information and social media in collaboration
Salary negotiable. For more information, please see the full job description here.  Interested applicants should contact the Trinity Church Senior Warden, Kenneth Hillas.

Music Director | Christ Episcopal Church, Gardiner

Christ Church in Gardiner is hiring a part-time Music Director (Pianist/Organist/Choirmaster). They seek a skilled, dynamic and enthusiastic Music Director to support worship at their 10:00 am principal Sunday services and to provide music on other Holy Days and special occasions.  Christ Church is a small to mid-size parish with a strong musical tradition. They have a 2-Manual Allen Organ purchased in January of 2023 and a Steinway spinet piano in the front of the sanctuary. Their adult choir averages about eight voices per Sunday (would like to expand), often with more for special occasions. They have had in the past, and would like to bring back, a Children’s Choir. Read the full job description here. To apply, please mail cover letter and resume with references to the Rev. Kerry Mansir, Christ Church, 2 Dresden Ave., Gardiner Maine 04345 or email same to Rev. Kerry Mansir.

Music Director | St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, Wiscasset

Part-time Music Director position is open at St. Philip’s in Wiscasset. Love making music to glorify God and inspire worshippers? A small, family friendly congregation gathers weekly for worship in its historic sanctuary is looking for a music director to play organ/piano and direct its choir. If interested, email resume to The Rev. Tom Junkert or call 218-205-0420. Find the job description at


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