Location: Philadelphia Presbytery
The Presbytery of Philadelphia is seeking a full-time Business Administrator with 5-7 years of relevant work experience in risk management and property issues, finance and budget; an individual who has proved adept in funds development and supervising a team, and someone with a love for the church who possess the people skills needed in cross-cultural settings.
Candidates are encouraged to send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to the Presbytery office: 915 East Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19150.
The deadline for applications is Sept. 15, 2017. (Posted Aug. 7)
Director of Children and Family Ministries
Location: Redstone Presbytery
Newlonsburg Presbyterian Church is looking for a Director of Children and Family Ministries who is eager to put their faith to work to serve children and their families. The DCFM will plan and coordinate ministries for children through elementary school based upon worship, study, sharing, recreation and service. NPC has an active and varied Christian education program that reaches over 100 children per week with many innovative ministries for children and families reaching the congregation and community that create year round opportunities. Participation of children and youth in worship is encouraged, and activities ranging from after school programs to summer camps enhance and nurture children’s faith in Jesus Christ.
Location: Synod Neighbor
Flemington (NJ) Presbyterian Church‘s transitional pastor is leaving them for a new call and the church is in need of a temporary pastor to preach, guide their committees and lead their congregation so that the PNC can have the time they need to search for the right pastor for Flemington Church.
Director of Communications
Location: West Virginia Presbytery
First Presbyterian Church of Charleston, WV, is seeking a Director of Communications, who will design, develop and publish communication of church activities by and for First Presbyterian church staff and members, as well as promote the church in the greater Charleston area. The goal is to keep the membership informed, increase participation in church activities and reflect the relentless love of Christ into the community. Candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills and be comfortable working in a collaborative team environment. Technical and creative skills in marketing, social media and media relations are required.
The position is full-time with benefits through the Board of Pensions. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Send resumes to email@example.com. (Posted July 14)
Director of Christian Education
Location: Redstone Presbytery
Westmont Presbyterian Church is looking for a director of Christian Education, working with children and youth. This is expected to be a 25-hours-per-week position. Enthusiasm, organizational skills, a desire to share one’s faith with children and youth, and strong interpersonal skills are desired for this position. To learn more, contact Rev. Craig Miller at (814) 536-0796 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Posted July 6)
Location: Shenango Presbytery
First Presbyterian Church of New Castle, PA, is seeking to employ one or more church musicians to help lead its music ministry. Position(s) include: music director, organist, hand bell choir director, children’s choir director and instrumental ensemble director. Compensation is based on responsibilities. Mail resume, or for more information, contact: First Presbyterian Church, 125 N. Jefferson Street, New Castle, PA 16101, 724-652-7706 or email@example.com. (Posted June 15)
Davis & Elkins College chaplain
Location: Synod of the Trinity
Davis & Elkins College (Elkins, WV) invites applications for the position of Benfield-Vick Chaplain with a starting date prior to the beginning of the Fall 2017 semester. S/he will report directly to the president and will serve on the College Management Team. The successful candidate will serve in a highly-collaborative role across academic affairs, enrollment management and student life to provide vision and leadership for spiritual development on campus.
In addition, this person must be qualified to teach at least one course per semester in the academic study of religion and philosophy. This position requires passion, excellent campus ministry skills, diligent management of budgets and some weekend/evening work. Requirements for the position include a master’s degree and affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The full position description can be found here. (Posted May 22)