Job Openings

PT Church Administrative Assistant

12-16 hrs/wk, Tuesday-Friday

Immediate Opening


Position Summary:

Forest Hills Covenant Church is seeking a friendly person with strong organizational and administrative skills to support the church’s mission by providing administrative support to pastors, greeting visitors and facilitating key communications.


Primary Duties:

·      Welcome visitors, answer phone, sort and distribute mail

·      Desktop publish bulletin for worship service each week

·      Prepare and send weekly e-mail update

·      Maintain building usage schedule and manage requests for building usage

·      Assist with special events

·      Provide filing and other administrative assistance to Senior Pastor

·      Update church website regularly

·      Other communication and administrative tasks



·      Excellent interpersonal and communication skills—written, oral, phone

·      Strong computer skills, especially MS Office

·      Able to take initiative, work independently and apply problem-solving skills

·      English fluency

·      Friendly, mature and assertive

·      Detail oriented, well organized, and able to prioritize multiple tasks

·      High school graduate or equivalent; Associate’s degree or above preferred

·      Can enthusiastically support the mission of Forest Hills Covenant Church



·      $10-15/hr doe (or tuition stipend)


Forest Hills Covenant Church is a multi-ethnic, intergenerational, Christ-centered community in Jamaica Plain. We are committed to growing as followers of Christ, connecting in authentic relationships, and serving in God’s mission in the world. For more information, visit Please submit your resume along with a note describing your interest to opportunities@bostoncov.orgwith “admin” in the subject line.



Custodian Job Opening


Position: Custodian/Janitor, Part time 15 hrs/week. Responsible for the general upkeep and cleanliness of church. Reports to Pastor or Property Committee. Hours to be negotiated. Some Saturday/Sunday work required. Salary: $13/hr, no benefits.


Duties: Weekly cleaning of sanctuary, offices, meeting rooms, bathrooms. Room set up for weekly events. Handles recycle and trash. Maintains inventory of supplies. Minor maintenance and repairs. Reports problems to supervisor. Yard/exterior maintenance (check and clean grounds, shovel, mow). Assist staff and members as needed. Occasional projects (strip/buff floors, assist with summer program). Open, close, set up building for special events. Occasional other duties.


Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED. Able to pass background check. Knowledge of proper cleaning methods and safety procedures. Prior custodial experience preferred. Organized and attentive to detail. Able to handle physical aspects of job. Self-motivated, able to work independently and as part of a team. Flexible to work at special events (weddings, funerals) and emergencies (snow, emergency repair situations, etc.).


Organization: Forest Hills Covenant Church, 455 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. Apply to: