Find Employment and 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

Meeting Care Coordinator | Durham Friends Meeting

Durham, ME | Part-time
Jan 2020 | Until filled
The person in this quarter-time position is to provide assistance and support to members of the Meeting who take the lead in a volunteer capacity in three areas:  pastoral care, ministry coordination, and outreach. For further information or to apply for this position please send your resume or CV and a letter of interest to Martha Hinshaw Sheldon, clerk of Ministry and Counsel.

Interim Facilities Manager | Friends Meeting at Cambridge

Cambridge, MA | Part-time
May 2020 | Until filled
Friends Meeting at Cambridge (FMC) is seeking an Interim Facilities Manager. The position is 20 to 25 hours per week of mostly remote work, but some on-site time will likely be needed. Priority will be given to applicants who apply before May 30, 2020.

Communications Director | Right Sharing of World Resources

Telecommute | Full-time
Jan 2020 | Until filled
Inquiries and applications should be sent electronically to Jacqueline Stillwell, General Secretary with a letter of interest, resume, and 3 references. Applications will be accepted until the right person appears; interviews will begin in late January, with a start date of February 3. 

Internships, William Penn House

Washington, DC | Summer & Year-Round
Posted Mar 2018 | Until filled
10-12 week social justice internship offers college students a unique combination of service and civic engagement, along with structured opportunities for personal, spiritual, and professional development; WPH Social Justice Residency offers similar opportunities but with sustained support for college graduates committed to building more peaceful, just and inclusive communities.

Released Minister | West Hill Friends

Portland, OR | Full-time
Posted Jul 2019 | Until filled
Come walk with West Hills Friends into the future. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our welcoming and uniquely diverse Quaker community as a full-time released minister. If you are interested in learning more about this position, go to click here.

Young Fellows Program, Friends Committee on National Legislation

Washington, DC | Full-Time
Recent college graduates spend 11 months working with key staff members at FCNL to build expertise in advocacy from a public interest perspective. Applications are due February 17, 2020, for the program beginning in August 2020.

Summer Internships, Friends Committee on National Legislation

Washington, DC | 8 weeks
Work at FCNL’s office in Washington, DC throughout June and July to advance our witness for peace on Capitol Hill. FCNL offers several paid summer internships that provide a broad introduction to federal policy, grassroots organizing, and nonprofit management.

Volunteer Service Opportunities

Giffords Courage Fellowship

Washington, DC and local
A leadership development program for activists between the ages of 17 and 21 who are passionate about ending gun violence. If you or someone you know is interested in applying, visit giffords.org/fellowship for more information.

Volunteers, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Quaker Cottage | Full-year commitment
Posted Oct 2018 | No deadline
Young volunteers (minimum age 21) able to commit to a full year of service. Having a valid driver's license is an asset, and a willingness to learn how to drive a minibus.  Accommodation is provided, and a small stipend for food. Send e-mail to Dave Morton.

Submit a Listing

To request having 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.