Job Opportunities

Santa Cruz County Episcopal Churches are seeking a Regional Youth Ministry Coordinator (RYM), who is a committed Christian, 21 years old or over, with experience working with youth. Primary function is as coordinator/missioner of an Episcopal Church-sponsored regional youth program in Santa Cruz County.

The half-time RYM will work with current middle and high school youth, who meet twice per month rotating between Calvary Santa Cruz and St. John’s, Aptos, occasionally at St. Philip’s Scotts Valley, and with possibilities of also meeting occasionally at All Saints, Watsonville, and St. Andrew’s, Ben Lomond. RYM will also develop the missional aspect of the current ministry, and will work with clergy and lay ministers from the five sponsoring parishes to implement subsequent phases of the mission. The next phase is reaching out to the unchurched population of roughly 14,000 t(w)eens in Santa Cruz County. Program design can be modified by input from the hired RYM in consultation with the five sponsoring parishes.

The full description & salary can be viewed and downloaded here. To apply, contact The Rev. Dr. Austin L. Leininger, Calvary Episcopal Church at 831.423.8787,, or by mail to 532 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060. Include cover letter, resume, and references.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church
Los Gatos, CA

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Los Gatos is seeking a part-time Parish Administrator who is efficient, cheerful, and positive. The administrator must be available to work 24 hours a week, handle a multitude of tasks, and manage requests from a variety of sources. Proficiency in using computers, office equipment, database, document management, and social media is required. The admin reports to and works closely with the rector. If you have these skills and a church background, we want to talk to you. The complete job description is available on request. Email questions and résumé to The Rev. Ricardo Avila via the Parish Administrator at

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