Employment Opportunities

Haywood Street is living wage certified and committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for its employees.
Positions listed here will remain open until filled. To apply, please submit resume and cover letter to PO Box 2982, Asheville NC 28802 or by email to



Minister of Congregational Care and Mission 

Relationships at Haywood St. deepen in at least two profound ways: extending empathetic presence and mutually serving alongside one another.  The Minister of Congregational Care and Mission is responsible for both.  For tending to the despondent soul of an incarcerated congregant and blessing the cinder block walls of a new apartment; for swinging a hammer on a Habitat for Humanity build and undercutting traditional notions of “helping” the poor. Access the complete job description HERE.

Deadline to apply: August 31, 2021

Overnight Hospitality Coordinator

Haywood Street Respite is a safe place for unhoused individuals to stay on a short term basis following a hospital stay or other acute health event. It is a home-like environment where Friends  have a chance to rest, recover and connect to resources and services for identified needs. The program is operated by Haywood Street Congregation, an urban ministry in downtown Asheville. All Hospitality Coordinators must uphold the unique organizational culture of Haywood Street and perform all duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the organizational mission and vision. The Overnight Hospitality Coordinator is a full-time position working three nights a week from 8 pm to 8 am. Access the complete job description HERE.

This position will be open until filled.



Community Residency

Our Community Residency program is designed to equip mission-minded young people for effective and transformative ministry WITH the poor. The Community Resident lives on campus and receives a monthly stipend to help with living expenses. Learn more about this opportunity HERE.

While we don’t have a current opening for the Community Residency, we welcome inquiries for the upcoming program year. Please contact for more information.


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