Help Wanted

This page lists job openings in churches and agencies of the Diocese of West Texas. Please see individual contacts for more specific information on each job listed. If you would like to post a job opening, please email a brief job description and contact info to Laura Shaver. Positions will be posted for six weeks unless requested otherwise.

Primary Music Teacher
St. Paul's Episcopal Montessori School, San Antonio

Posted: 05/08/18
The mission of the St. Paul’s Episcopal Montessori School music program is to assist and guide each student in the development of his or her innate musicality with a rich, developmentally based curriculum which leads to a lifelong participation in, enjoyment, and appreciation of music in various forms. An opening is available for a part-time music teacher to work with primary and toddler children for two mornings per week (6-8 hours) for the 2018/19 school year. The school has a very developed music program with many resources available. The ideal candidate will be a passionate and professional musician with a minimum of one year teaching experience in an early childhood setting. Duties of the job will include collaborating with the elementary music director on the spring music performance. To apply please send a cover letter and resume to Jennifer Davey at jdavey@stpaulsmontessori.org or call 210 271 2861 for further information.

Program Coordinator
Magdalene House Kerrville

Posted: 05/07/18
Magdalene House Kerrville is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator who will report to and work closely with the Executive Director and be responsible for the daily activities that support Magdalene House programing. Theses duties will be assigned by the Executive Director and coordinated with the Magdalene House Site Manager. The program coordinator will support the mission of Magdalene House and possess a commitment to serve women who have been victimized by human trafficking, prostitution, addiction and/or abuse. The program coordinator will achieve a working knowledge of the model of care utilized in post-incarceration aftercare, and possess excellent interpersonal skills when communicating with Magdalene House residents, stakeholder partners, Texas Department of Criminal Justice parole/probation officers and the community at large. See full job description here

Head of School
Trinity Episcopal School, Victoria

Posted: 05/01/18
Trinity Episcopal School, Victoria, is seeking an effective and enthusiastic Head of School whose position will begin July 2019. The successful candidate will demonstrate successful leadership in overseeing day-to-day school operations, recruiting and retaining outstanding teachers, and shaping school programs and the quality of life in the school community. The next Head of School will be expected to embrace the school’s mission and direct a vision that strengthens the school's pathway to excellence. Interested candidates should provide a resumé, cover letter highlighting their interest and fit for the position, a statement of educational philosophy, and a list of five (5) references with all contact information as attachments to either karen@educationgroup.com or gloria@educationgroup.com. For further information, please read the Position Profile using the following link: Head of School.

Youth Minister
St. John's, McAllen

Posted: 04/23/18
St John's, McAllen, is seeking a full-time Youth Minister for Jr/Sr high school students. Currently our youth program serves approximately 35 youth per week during our Wednesday night gatherings. We are looking to grow and enhance the ministry to more fully include Sunday School, outreach activities, and fellowship gatherings beyond Wednesday nights. We are looking for a leader who will build relationships with the youth, their families, and the church as a whole. For a complete ministry description and to submit a resume, please email mgalindo@stjohns-mcallen.org.

Parish Administrator
Reconciliation, San Antonio

Posted: 04/19/18
Church of Reconciliation in San Antonio is seeking to fill the full-time position of Parish Coordinator. The Parish Coordinator is responsible for administrative, organizational, and communication support to the clergy and parish ministries. Excellent communication skills, attention to details, a positive and caring attitude, the ability to multi-task, and proficiency in Microsoft Office are essential for the position. Experience with a variety of online software would be helpful, as would a background in a liturgical church. The position includes health care and retirement benefits.  Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to the Rev. Robert Woody at Robert@cor-satx.org.

Parish Secretary
St. Matthew's, Universal City

Posted: 04/17/18
St. Matthew’s, Universal City (San Antonio), is seeking a part-time parish secretary to work 20 hours per week. The position requires a person who seeks to live a Christ-centered life and demonstrates integrity, a positive and caring attitude, and excellent people and telephone skills. The ability to maintain confidentiality is imperative. Familiarity with the Episcopal Church is highly desirable. Must possess skills in Microsoft Office and ability to become proficient in essential software (Realm and Rite Stuff). Resumes must be received by mail to St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, PO Box 2337, Universal City, TX 78148 or by email to office@stmattuc.org no later than Friday, May 11th.

Clergy Administrative Assistant
St. Luke's, San Antonio

Posted: 04/10/18
St. Luke's, San Antonio, is seeking an Administrative Assistant to the Clergy to provide administrative, organizational, and communication support to the rector and assisting clergy of the church. See a full job description here. To apply, please contact Mr. David Thomas, parish administrator, at davidt@stlukes-sa.net.

Part-time Nursery Caregiver
St. Matthew's, Universal City

Posted: 04/02/18
St. Matthew’s in Universal City is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic caregiver for our nursery. The ideal candidate must be at least 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or equivalent; pass background check and drug screening; be certified in child CPR and first aid, or willing to complete training within first three months; and complete the diocesan “Safeguarding God’s Children” training. Also, he/she should be a confident person with good communication skills who displays common sense, patience, good judgment, and love for children, and be capable of handling emergency situations. Additional desirable qualifications include experience in child care, and training and/or experience in caring for children with special needs. The nursery operates during Sunday morning services (from 7:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.) and during occasional evening services as needed (Wednesday classes, Christmas Eve, special meetings, etc.) Ages of children range from newborn up to 6 years. For more information, or to request an application, contact the church office at 210-658-5956 or office@stmatts-uc.org.

Organist and Choirmaster
St. Mark's, San Antonio

Posted: 03/27/18
St. Mark’s, San Antonio, is seeking an Organist and Choirmaster. St. Mark’s is a large, historically significant Episcopal church in the Diocese of West Texas, and it is distinguished by its long-standing commitment to excellence in music. Our music ministry encompasses 120+ weekly choral singers (both children and adults), a regular concert series open to the public, a triennial Alamo Baroque Festival, an Organ Scholar program, and numerous special events and collaborations. The church is seeking applicants with an Episcopal background who have a minimum of five years' experience as a church musician. A master's or doctoral degree in a relevant area, or equivalent experience, is required. See full job description and application instructions here.

Minister for Young Families
St. Helena's, Boerne

Posted: 03/20/18
St. Helena’s, Boerne, welcomes all God’s children to grow with us in grace and proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ. We seek a faithful, enthusiastic person with excellent communication skills to lead our growing church in ministry to, and with, young families. The successful candidate for this new, part-time (20 hours per week) ministry, will have knowledge of the hopes and needs of young parents and families, experience with children, and excellent interpersonal skills. Specifically, the Minister for Young Families will lead the parish in reaching out to young families in the community and in St. Helena’s Early Enrichment Program; collaborate with the clergy and Youth & Children’s Minister in planning formation; and create programs and events which strengthen families. Skills: a growing Christian faith; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, e-mail, and basic computer skills; excellent communication and organizational skills; a team-player attitude; experience with children and child development. Send resumes to the Rev. David Read at rector@sthelenas.net or P.O. Box 1765 Boerne, TX 78006.

Children, Youth, and Family Ministry Coordinator
St. Barnabas, Fredericksburg

Posted: 03/20/18
Saint Barnabas, Fredericksburg, is searching for a Children, Youth, and Family Ministry Coordinator to support the church's ongoing children and youth ministries. This is currently envisioned as a part-time position with more information available at stbarnabasfbg.org/employment.

Childcare Provider
St. Mark's, San Antonio

Posted: 03/02/18
St. Mark's, San Antonio, is seeking a childcare provider who will be responsible for the supervision and care of children whose parents are attending St. Mark's Sunday morning programming and during any other church-sponsored events during which childcare is needed. This is a part-time position consisting of five to 10 hours per week. Send resume and years of experience to Abby Richards at arichards@stmarks-sa.org. A background check and Safeguarding God's Children training will be required. See full job description here.