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

Head Cook | Friends Camp

 China, ME | Full-time seasonal
Posted Dec 5, 2017
Friends Camp is seeking a head cook for the 2018 summer. Should have experience in food service for a large group, be interested in making food from scratch, and be a good team player. Generous housing benefit provided in our camp lake house (although living on-site is not required) as well as competitive compensation. Apply here, and please spread the word! Click here for a full list of Friends Camp Opportunities.

Young Fellows | Friends Committee on National Legislation

Washington, DC | Full-time, 11 months
Posted Nov 2017 | Feb 12, 2018
Fellows work under the title “program assistant” and work directly with FCNL lobbyists and other senior staff, gaining first-hand knowledge of the legislative process and the organizing and communications work that is necessary for policy change. Young fellows work full-time from late August through the end of the following July.

ADvocacy Corps | Friends Committee for National Legislation

Local Community | Part-time, 9 months
Posted Nov 2017 | Apr 9, 2018
Young adults between the ages of 19–30 get paid to organize their local community around federal legislation. Advocacy Corps organizers connect local activists and leaders with their local member of Congress to affect big, long-term change. Issues: Environment & Energy

Summer internships | Friends Committee for National Legislation

Washington, DC | Full-time, 8 weeks
Posted Nov 2017 | Mar 5, 2018
Work at FCNL’s office in Washington hroughout 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. The experience is ideal for people ages 18–23, but some older participants have found it to be meaningful as well. 

Coordinator | National War Tax Resistance Coord Comm

Telecommuting |Part-time
Posted Dec 13, 2017 | Jan 20, 2018
The Coordinator is the primary administrator for NWTRCC, responsible for office management, financial management, coordination with volunteers and other consultants, preparation for meetings, and fundraising. Other responsibilities are field organizing, counseling, and public relations.

Pastor | Eugene (OR) Friends Church

Eugene, OR | Full-time
Posted Oct 9, 2017 | Until filled
EFC is a growing congregation of about 160 affiliated persons, currently part of Northwest Yearly Meeting, but in the process of becoming a founding member of Sierra-Cascades Yearly Meeting of Friends.  We are a Christ-centered, affirming, high-involvement, outward-looking Quaker church seeking to be faithful to the call of Jesus in our community. 

Program start-up coordinator | Quaker Voluntary Service

Minneapolis, MN | Part-time
Posted Oct 18, 2017 | Nov 15, 2017
A highly motivated and well-organized person is needed to launch our fifth house in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, set to open in late August 2018. The candidate should be a Quaker or very familiar with Quakerism, possess administrative and organizing skills, have successful experience working with volunteer committees, and resonate deeply with the vision and mission of Quaker Voluntary Service.

kitchen porter | Pendle Hill

Wallingford, PA | Full-time
Posted Jan 2018 | Until filled
Kitchen Porters provide cleaning and food preparation duties in the kitchen and dining room at Pendle Hill (where up to 130 people per meal are served). Work hours are generally Wednesday through Sunday, noon to 8 p.m., with Monday and Tuesday off.

north american ministries coordinator | Friends United Meeting

Richmond, IN | 2/3 time
Posted Dec 12 | Jan 15, 2018
Provide administrative support and coordination for North American programs and projects. Support board-appointed committees and programmatic subcommittees. Serve as a contact person for local meetings/churches seeking training, ministry resources, and other assistance. 

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.

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.

New England Yearly Meeting of Friends

901 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 01602

(508) 754-6760 - [email protected]