Why work here?

The First Church of Christ, Scientist, including The Christian Science Publishing Society and The Mary Baker Eddy Library, offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to regular full- and part-time employees.

Employees may participate in a variety of benefits programs and make choices based on their individual needs and interests. Most benefits become effective on the employee’s first day of employment.


  • Healthcare Plans (Christian Science Practitioner and Nursing Care, Medical, Dental, and Vision)

  • Paid holidays

  • Recess days (at Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Years)

  • Vacation days

  • Personal Days

  • 403(b) retirement savings plan

  • Life Insurance

  • Short Term Disability Program

  • Long Term Disability Insurance Plan

  • Health Care Reimbursement Accounts (Flex Spending)

  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts (Flex Spending)

  • Pre-tax Commuter Transportation Accounts and subsidized garage parking rate

  • Adjusted summer schedule (varies by department)

  • Educational assistance program