Employment Opportunities in the Diocese

Occasionally, employment opportunities in the Diocese of Tennessee arise. As positions open up, they will be listed here with application contact information.

St Paul's Episcopal Church, Franklin
St. Paul's Church in Franklin is now receiving names for the position of Rector until December 3, 2016.  You are invited to submit the names of possible candidates to Canon Snare at  psnare@edtn.org.  Please remember that the names of all possible candidates are confidential, so as not to damage the priest's ministry in the place he or she is currently serving, or to create pressure groups in the parish receiving names.
St. Paul's Parish Profile
Nomination Form

St. Mary's Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development in Sewanee, TN is seeking a Development Director.  Click  St Mary's Dir of Adv Job Posting - 20160309 for the job description.

St. Mary's Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development is currently seeking a professional, hard-working, independent person to serve as Business Manager. The Business Manager is responsible for administering and coordinating the business operations of St. Mary’s Sewanee and reports to the Executive Director. For more information about the position’s responsibilities and the job requirements, click here for the complete description. Please contact John Runkle, the Executive Director, if you have questions or would like to apply.

St. Philip's Church, Nashville is seeking a part-time Children's Minister. Click St Philips Job Description for Children's Minister - May 2016 for the job description.

St. Joseph of Arimathea, Hendersonville is seeking a thoughtful, enthusiastic, and capable person to assume a part time position as Church Secretary. A brief job description can be downloaded here.  Interested parties may contact Father Jody Howard at FrJody@mysja.org for more information.

St. Ann's, Nashville is looking for Part-Time Childcare Provider to care for nursery and toddler aged children on Sundays during worship and Christian Education, Christmas Eve and Saturday night Easter worship (night before Easter Sunday.) The person must be comfortable interacting with infants and toddlers and working with one other child care staff person, church volunteers and parish staff. The person must be a good communicator and have good rapport with parents. The person will be responsible for keeping the childcare space clean and organized and keeping an inventory of needed nursery supplies. Experience in childcare is required. Interested applicants should contact Laura Medeiros, Assistant to the Rector at St. Ann's via email or by phone (615-254-3534).

St. Barnabas' Church is immediately seeking to fill their part-time paid position of Director of Music by September 25th. The Director of Music reports to The Reverend Michael J. Murphy and oversees the music program at St. Barnabas' which includes recruiting/training choral members, coordinating special services/activities with the rector, selecting music according to the church year, supervising the music library and volunteers, and working with the children's choir director and organist. A minimum of a BS in Music is required and 3 years experience as a choral director as well as knowledge of the Anglican Catholic liturgical service is preferred for applicants. St. Barnabas' has an excellent acoustical church environment, a choir rehearsal room, vesting room, and an Casavant Freres Ltd. of Canada organ with 18 ranks and approximately 900 pipes. Please contact the church office with further questions at 931-455-3170. Please email your resume to if you wish to apply.