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Parish Administrator (Part Time)

Trinity Episcopal Church
425 Laurel Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035

Trinity Episcopal Church in Highland Park, IL is seeking a part-time parish administrator to work approximately 15 hours/week. The hourly rate is $15.00. Under the supervision of the Rector, the Parish Administrator provides general office support to the parish, staff, congregation and committees, in order to support the ministries and mission of Trinity Episcopal Church. This work includes, but is not limited to: data and records management, phone and email support, supplies and inventory management, communications work, managing use of church space by parish and outside groups, supporting church ministries and committees and collaborating with volunteers. The Parish Administrator will be a resource person for both members and non-members, and a welcoming and responsive presence in our church’s office. To apply, please submit resumes and cover letters to the Rector, Court Williams, by email.

Deadline for applications:  March 31, 2019 





Parish Administrator (Part Time)

Grace Episcopal Church
209 N. Pine Street
New Lennox, IL 60451

Grace New Lennox is looking for a part-time parish administrator to work approximately 12-15 hours per week.  For more information, contact the Rev. Greg Millikin by email.




Interim Musician (Part Time)

St. Simon’s Episcopal Church
717 Kirchhoff Road
Arlington  Heights, IL

St. Simon's Episcopal Church in Arlington Heights seeks a part-time interim musician for Sunday morning worship.  The position requires keyboard skills on both organ and piano; proficiency in leading congregational singing and accompanying other musicians; knowledge of liturgical worship; and a willingness to work in a collaborative worship setting. The duties include Sunday morning services at 8 am and 10 am and a 9 am rehearsal and monthly planning with the worship team, anticipated to be 4-6 hours per week total. There is potential for this position to become permanent. View a complete job description. To apply please send resume and cover letter to the Rev. Larry Handwerk, associate for worship, by email.




Music Director and Organist (Part Time)

Church of the Holy Family
102 Marquette Street, Park Forest, IL 60446

Church of the Holy Family seeks a gifted, skilled, and fun part-time Music Director. We are a welcoming and inclusive Episcopal church, with great diversity in ethnicity and age. We have a talented volunteer adult choir. The music director will encourage the congregation’s love of traditional Anglican music and expose them to a wide variety of musical expression, particularly that which reflects the traditions of members of our congregation. Candidates should be experienced in liturgical music and willing to learn Episcopal/Anglican liturgy if s/he is unfamiliar with it.

This part-time position requires approximately ten to fifteen hours per week. This includes working with the rector to choose hymnody and playing the organ and piano at our 10 a.m. service on Sundays and other important church holidays. View a complete job description.

Please send resume or curriculum vitae to the Rev. Johnnette Shane by email. We will begin interviewing candidates soon and will continue until the position is filled.





St. John the Evangelist
312 East 11th St., Lockport, Illinois 60441

St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in Lockport is looking to hire a musician/organist for Sunday services. We are looking for someone to supply for several Sundays, or be an interim, and this person may apply for the permanent position. St. John's uses an organ and piano and is open to other instruments. We strive to have our music ministry reflect the diversity of our congregation, the local community and the wider church. The musician/organist will be working with a small and growing choir. The service is at 10:30 and the choir warms up at 9:30 on Sundays. Please contact vicar Shawn Schreiner by email.