Lay Employment Opportunities

To list a job opening at a church or school in the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana, email the listing to Tamika Gerhardt at

director of diocesan communications & marketing

The Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana is seeking a Director of Communications & Marketing to join our team. We seek a compassionate, dedicated individual with strong leadership qualities who can work collaboratively. As the Communications Director, you will play a vital role in helping our diocese create impactful messaging and communication plans that align with our mission and values. Your self-motivation and innovative thinking will be invaluable in shaping our current efforts.

Position Summary

Job Title:                     Director of Communications & Marketing

Job Type:                     Full Time

Office Location:          New Orleans, LA (Hybrid or remote work is negotiable with the right skill set)

Reports To:                 Canon to the Ordinary

Salary Range:              Based on experience

Benefits:                      Includes full-family health insurance and pension plan

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Director for children & youth formation

Location: St. Michael’s, Mandeville

The Director for Children & Youth Formation at StMichael’s Episcopal Church will be responsible for sustaining a lay-led Christian formation program for young people ages Pre-K through high school. This program will include Christian education, opportunities for service both inside and outside of the church, community-building events and activities, and at least two fund-raising events throughout the year. The Director will work with a Children and Youth Formation Team composed of lay persons who will help with program development as well as act as a volunteer base for execution of the program. The Director will work with the staff of StMichael’s Church and Preschool to link together opportunities for young people’s growth in service to the wider community, and growth in relationships with God and each other. The Director will receive oversight and leadership development from the Rector of StMichael’s.

The expectation for a work week is not more than 12 hours, including Sundays, with not more than two evenings per week when necessary. This is a part-time position beginning at $20 per hour. A healthy budget for materials and activities will be provided.  

Interested parties should send a resume and cover letter to The Very Rev. Robert Beazley,

Godly Play Instructor / Sunday School Teacher

Location: Church of the Annunciation, New Orleans

Church of the Annunciation, New Orleans, is currently seeking a talented and outgoing individual to work and grow with their substantial cohort of children and youth.  The future instructor will be able to provide a safe, loving, and nurturing environment largely in the 6-12 age category.  Some children have recently been confirmed and are transitioning to more youth-oriented activities.  The three broad areas of focus are Christian Education, specifically using the Godly Play method; Liturgical Formation; and, Mission-Oriented Activities. Further information is available here.

Facilities Manager

Location: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Baton Rouge

The St. Luke’s Facilities Manager is responsible for ensuring the successful operation and function of the church and school’s building and grounds in support of our mission. More information.

Job Opportunities at Episcopal Schools

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Christ Episcopal School, Covington

Episcopal School of Baton Rouge

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School, New Orleans

St. James Episcopal School, Baton Rouge

St. Luke’s Episcopal School, Baton Rouge

St. Martin’s Episcopal School, Metairie

St. Matthew’s Episcopal School, Houma

St. Patrick’s Preschool, Zachary

Trinity Episcopal School, Baton Rouge

Trinity Episcopal School, New Orleans


 Job Opportunities With The Episcopal Church

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