• 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 at here. (Posted May 22)

  • Camp Lambec summer openings

    Location: Lake Erie Presbytery

    Camp Lambec, located in West Sunbury, PA, is seeking to fill a few positions for the summer. Find the list of openings here. This might be of particular interest for college youth still looking for jobs, or young adults who are between jobs but have a love for God and the outdoors. Anyone would be eligible but might be especially good for someone who resides in Erie County.

    Take the time to pray over this and place it in the hands of someone who could benefit from this opportunity. A Camp Lambec flyer is available here. (Posted May 17)

  • Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry

    Location: Donegal Presbytery

    First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg, PA, is seeking a director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries who will demonstrate a commitment to Christ and be able to articulate his/her personal faith journey. He/she should demonstrate biblical knowledge and the ability to share it with youth and young adults as a guide for living. He/she should also demonstrate planning and organizational skills necessary for the implementation of projects and activities. He/she should demonstrate the ability to work with youth and young adults with a leadership style that models Christ like living.

    This position requires a minimum high school diploma. A college degree is preferred with an emphasis on youth ministry; equivalent experience working with youth will be considered. It is required that the director will complete and pass the church’s child safety requirements.

    Please click here for a full job description and how to apply. (Posted May 17)

  • Transitional Pastor

    Location: Donegal Presbytery

    The Stewartstown Presbyterian Church in Stewartstown, PA, is looking for a transitional pastor who will work between 50-percent time (25 hours per week) to full-time (50 hours per week). If working post-retirement, the time frame would be that allowed by the Board of Pensions.

    The position will begin as soon as possible with a hoped-for start date in late June or July. This position will last while the congregation searches for a new pastor. More information is available here.

    PIFs and resumes should be sent to the Presbytery of Donegal’s Executive Presbyter the Rev. Dr. Erin S. Cox-Holmes at erinch@donegalpby.org. Feel free to contact her with any questions about the position. The Transitional Pastor Search Committee will be in touch with applicants with whom they wish to arrange interviews. The position will be open until it is filled. Those who are interested are encouraged to apply immediately, as the search will be immediately active. (Posted May 15)

  • Administrative assistant

    Location: Shenango Presbytery

    First United Methodist Church in Ellwood City, PA, is searching for a part-time church administrative assistant (20 hours/week). Several beneficial skills would include: ability to handle many details, troubleshooting abilities, warmth in communication in all media formats and a heart for and a working knowledge of faith-based ministries.

    Responsibilities will include: supporting the pastor, writing, preparation and publication of documents (weekly bulletin, monthly newsletter, various public communications), calendar scheduling and coordination, researching needs for an ongoing variety of projects, volunteer recruitment, etc. An understanding of Microsoft Word and Outlook are a necessity. Any experience in ServantKeeper, Excel and QuickBooks would be considered an added benefit. Hourly wage based on experience.

    Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter by May 15, 2017, to secretary@firstumcec.org; insert ATTENTION: SPPRC Church Admin. Asst. in the subject line of your email or mail to First United Methodist Church, Attention: SPPRC, 416 Crescent Ave., Ellwood City, PA 16117. (Posted May 3)

  • Transitional pastor

    Location: Donegal Presbytery

    The First Presbyterian Church of Warminster, PA, is seeking a transitional pastor to provide leadership in all aspects of church life including the transitional effort, enabling the growth of individual members as Christians and the fulfillment of the mission of the church.

    The transitional pastor is responsible for moderating the session and for providing pastoral leadership and administrative oversight of the church’s ministries, including worship, preaching, teaching and fellowship, and use their transition-specialist skills to assess the congregation’s current and long-term needs, providing inspiring counsel to help the church identify what it is called to be in the future, and preparing the congregation for new pastoral leadership.

    Click here for a detailed job description. (Posted May 2)

    Submit resumes to Connie DerMovsesian (admcdm@comcast.net) or call (215) 500-5669.

  • Director of Youth Ministry

    Location: Donegal Presbytery

    Lenape Valley Church in New Britain, PA, is looking for a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. The Director of Youth Ministry will develop a comprehensive, relational, family-based ministry with middle and high school youth and their families in our congregation and community. Located just south of Doylestown, PA, Lenape Valley Church currently has 25 youth participating in ministry.

    The goal of the ministry is to introduce youth to Jesus Christ, nurture their faith journey and integrate them into the life and mission of the church. God has called Lenape Valley Church to Welcome, Inspire, Nurture and Serve (WINS) all to become followers of Jesus Christ. We seek a full-time ministry director who will WIN youth for Jesus Christ. Salary is $40,000.

    For more information and to apply, click here or email Bob Daly at applynow@lenapevalleychurch.org. (Posted April 3)

  • Financial/Administrative Secretary

    Location: Washington Presbytery

    The First Presbyterian Church of Finleyville, PA, has an immediate opening for a financial/administrative secretary. This is a part-time, salaried position. More information is available here. (Posted April 3)

  • Treasurer

    Location: Donegal Presbytery

    Leacock Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time treasurer for 10-15 hours monthly. Duties include recording deposits, paying invoices, filing payroll taxes, preparing monthly reports, year-end reports and more. Experience with Quick Books and Excel as well as references required. Submit resume and contact information to the church office at 3181 Lincoln Highway East, Paradise, PA 17602. (Posted March 7)