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

Audio-Visual Tech Host | Friends Meeting at Cambridge

Cambridge, MA | Part-time
Nov 2022 | Until filled
FMC seeks an individual (or individuals) to serve as the A/V Tech Host, on-site at 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., with occasional opportunities for additional hours.

Nursery Lead Teacher | Friends Meeting at Cambridge

Cambridge, MA | Part-time
Nov 2022 | 11/15/22
Friends Meeting at Cambridge (FMC) seeks an experienced early childhood educator for our Nursery Lead Teacher position. The Teacher, assisted by a volunteer from FMC, will provide childcare for our Meeting’s children, three years old and younger, on Sunday mornings.

Executive Director | NY Quarterly Meeting

New York City | Full-time
Nov 2022 | Until filled
New York Quarterly Meeting is looking for an Executive Director to reimagine how we work, how the office is managed/staffed, and how we take care of our facilities. All of this activity is in service of creating structures that will facilitate communication between our different meetings. 

Bayard Rustin Residency | Penington Friends House

New York City | Full-time
Jan 2023 | April 1, 2023
This residency gives one year free room and board at the Penington to a Black, Indigenous, or Person of Color artist or activist working on a unique project to end systemic racism. The deadline for application is April 1st, 2023. 

Job Openings | Friends Committee on National Legislation

Washington, DC | Full-time
The above link connects to employment listings on the FCNL website.

Job Openings | Pendle Hill Conference Center

Wallingford, PA | Full- and part-time
The above link connects to the employment listings at Pendle Hill.

Program Assistant Fellowship, Friends Committee on National Legislation

Washington, DC | Full time
Dec 2022 | February 10, 2023
Work as full-time staff members of FCNL from Summer 2023 to Summer 2024, collaborating with key staff members to build expertise in advocacy from a public interest perspective. Benefits include salary, health care, paid vacation, and sick leave.

Summer Internship | Friends Committee on National Legislation

Work remotely 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. Applications are now open for summer 2023. Submit your application by March 24, 2023.

Volunteer Service Opportunities

Giffords Courage Fellows

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 https://giffords.org/action/courage-fellows/ 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.