New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

Quaker Employment & Service Opportunities

This page contains listings for paid and volunteer opportunities with Friends meetings or other Friends organizations. The position title links to details and application information, if available.

We attempt to make sure that the information provided here is up to date; however, interested applicants should confirm the application deadline and other details for each employment or volunteer opportunity.

Employment Opportunities

Events Coordinator | New England Yearly Meeting

Work Remotely and Various Sites | Part-time
Posted Jun 9, 2017 | Jul 14, 2017
The Events Coordinator plays a key role in the integrated ministry of Yearly Meeting staff and volunteer leadership to support and strengthen the vibrant web of local Quaker meetings (congregations) through coordinating arrangements for major events. Letters of interest accompanied by resumes to [email protected] due by July 7, with an anticipated start date for initial training and orientation Annual Sessions August 5–10. Applicants can be based and work remotely from anywhere in New England, with frequent travel within New England. Please see full job description for qualifications and work requirements. NEYM does not discriminate in appointment of employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or national origin.

resident friend | Friends Meeting at Cambridge

Boston, MA | Full-time
Posted Apr 2017 | Until filled
Supervise staff members and exercise significant oversight and coordination of outreach, pastoral care, spiritual education, communication, and other programmatic activities, and attend to the administrative needs of the meeting. Email [email protected]

Cook | pendle hill

Wallingford, PA | Full-time
Posted Apr 2017 | Until filled
Shares responsibility for planning and cooking meals prepared from raw ingredients sourced from our organic garden and local farms. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served buffet style; meal counts range from 30 to 150 people


Wallingford, PA | Full-time
Posted May 2017 | Until filled
Assist and support the Guest Services Manager in providing event planning and event set-up and breakdown. This includes the day-to-day physical set up for the programs and events of our conference and educational services. Review of applicants will begin on May 15th and continue until the position is filled, with an anticipated start date of late May or early June.

Bookstore Fulfillment Coord II | quaker books

Wallingford, PA | Part-time
Posted April 5, 2017 | Immediate
The Coordinator II will primarily work with summer consignment and online orders. This job is 10 hours/week and is temporary at this time, going until August 31, 2017, but may become permanent part-time. This position begins immediately.

Quaker Welcome Center Coordinator | Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)

Washington, DC | Full-time
Posted Jul 2017 | Until filled
This fall the Friends Committee on National Legislation is opening a new facility adjacent to its office in Washington, DC. FCNL is hiring a coordinator to help manage and design programming for the space. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis starting on July 17, 2017.

legislative secretary for sustainable energy and Environment | FCNL

Washington, DC | Full-time
Posted Feb 2017 | Until filled

Congressional Advocate on Native American Policy | FCNL

Washington, DC | Full-time 27-month fellowship
Applications will be accepted until June 1, 2017. The first Advocate will be appointed by July 31, 2017, to begin work and training in early October.

Publicist-Fundraiser | African Great Lakes Initiative

Not specified | Part-time
Posted May 2017 | June 9, 2017
This is a contracted position requiring a person who is a self-starter, a good organizer, and who can be flexible about time. We anticipate the work hours would average approximately 10 hours a week. However the workload will require much longer work hours at times and minimal hours at other times. Remuneration: $650 per month

director of belize friends ministries | Friends United meeting

Belize | Full-time
Posted Jan 2016 | Until filled
FUM is seeking applications for a Director of Belize Friends Ministries. This full-time, long-term field staff position will have primary management responsibility for coordinating all of FUM’s work in Belize. Contact Eden Grace, Director of Global Ministries, 765-962-7373, [email protected]

Quaker Life Coordinator | Friends United Meeting

Ramallah Friends School | Full-time
Posted Dec 2016 | Until filled
This long-term field staff position, to be filled by a mature Christian Quaker, will include developing ethics curriculum, supporting the teachers of the Christianity curriculum (government-mandated for Christian students) and facilitating a deepening understanding and practice of Quakerism throughout the whole school, as wel as many responsibilities.


East Africa | Full-time
Posted Feb 2016 | Until filled
The Programme Officer works alongside other members of the Africa Ministries team to fulfill their shared mission objectives. The Programme Officer focuses particularly on communication, project management and cross-cultural facilitation

Volunteer Service Opportunities

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To have your job or volunteer opportunity listed on this page, please send the relevant information, including a link to your website if available, to the Yearly Meeting office.