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  • Position(s) Opening(s) for Church Organist/Keyboard Player

Brick Presbyterian Church is seeking a person or persons to be our church organist or Keyboard player and/or to lead our Bell Choir. Interested applicants should send resumes to the attention of Rev. Douglas G. Chase, Brick Presbyterian Church, 111 Drum Point Road, Brick, New Jersey 08723. Resumes may also be sent via e-mail to the following e-mail address: dg.chase27@gmail.com   You may also reach Pastor Chase by calling the church office at 732-477-0676.

posted May 16, 2017

 

  • Director of Children’s and Youth Ministry (12 hours) – East Brunswick, NJ

 

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: Work with the Session, Staff, and groups within the church to facilitate, communicate, organize, and carry out the mission of the church’s Children and Youth Ministries.

ACCOUNTABILITY: The Director of Children and Youth Ministry is accountable to the Pastor, the Personnel and Administration commission, and the Session, in consultation with the Children, Youth, and Family Ministry (CYFM) commission.

Click Here for full description. For more information or to apply, please contact Paula Riepl, Trinity Presbyterian Church DCYM Search Chair, at 732-241-3119 or paulariepl@gmail.com

posted May 2, 2017

  • Full Time Interim Pastor – Riverton, NJ

The Interim Pastor will work with the Session and the church staff to provide opportunities for members to engage in worship, discipleship and mission. He/she will use their developed interim specialist skills to assist the church to assess the congregation’s current and long-term needs, and provide inspiring counsel and leadership to help the church identify what it is called to be in the future. The Interim Pastor will support the congregation so that it can continue to identify its mission and purpose as the body of Christ during the time between installed ministers. He/she will help prepare the congregation for new pastoral leadership. Click Here for full description.

posted May 2, 2017

  • Full-Time Director of Children’s & Youth Ministry – Greenwich, CT

First Presbyterian Church of Greenwich, CT (www.fpcg.org) is seeking a full-time Director of Children’s and Youth Ministry. FPC is a vibrant, well-educated, multi-generational church committed to extending the grace of family to all who desire a spirit filled Christian community, while helping raise children to be joyful disciples of Christ. The Director of Children’s and Youth Ministry will provide leadership to the children’s and youth ministries (preK-12th grade) programs at First Presbyterian Church, nurturing the faith development of children and youth of the congregation.

Essential functions for this position include:

● Providing oversight for all faith formation opportunities for children and youth
● Building and overseeing the team of adults caring for children and youth in the church
● Building and maintaining relationships with children and youth
● Serving as staff liaison to children and youth committee
● Coordinating communications to families of children and youth
● Assisting in Sunday morning worship at discretion of Senior Minister

Qualifications for this position are:

● Bachelor’s Degree, with specific education or training pertaining to children’s or youth ministry preferred
● At least 3 years ministry experience, preferably with children and youth
● Demonstrated leadership in recruiting and equipping children’s and youth ministry volunteers
● Proficiency in public speaking

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to search@ministryarchitects.com.

posted April 18, 2017

  • Synod Mission Communicator/Coordinator

The Synod of the Northeast seeks a Mission Communicator/Coordinator. This person will create and coordinate modes of various established communication systems throughout the Synod community, provide support and guidance to those seeking and receiving mission support from our Synod, and promote funds development. Click here for a complete job description.  To apply send a resume and cover letter to Luci Duckson-Bramble, Chair of the Search Committee.  If you have questions when applying you may reach the Chair at 516-476-8450. Deadline: May 15, 2017

posted March 28, 2017

  • Half-Time Church Administrator – Newark, NJ

POSITION OPEN for half-time Church Administrator at First Presbyterian Newark. Link to Link to Full Description Here. Please e-mail resume to Rev. Mike Capron, MikeDaPastor@gmail.com ASAP.

posted March 28, 2017

  • YOUTH SUPPORT WORKER/DRIVER – Elizabeth, NJ

Click link for job description. Youth Support Worker Job Description

posted March 21, 2017

  • Full-Time Pastor/Head of Staff – Pittstown, NJ

    Bethlehem Presbyterian is a church that cares deeply for each other and enjoys the fellowship of church members. The church works to spread God’s love in our community and the world through a focus on mission. Our hope is to further the renewed enthusiasm we have seen during the last few months through increased attendance and participation.

    • Thought provoking, inspiring, relatable and relevant, Bible-based preaching is a priority.
    • Provide guidance to enable the church to embark on a process of discernment as we search for a called pastor during this time of change.
      • Enable the Session to identify current issues they face and develop ways of resolving them
      • Lead and help the Session through a goal-setting process, thereby developing a vision for the future
      • Help to identify skills needed by the future Pastor to insure clarity of roles and expectations
      • Prepare the congregation for the arrival of a new minister
    • Provide a collaborative approach to leadership and decision making. Support and develop lay leadership.

Click Here for more information. Contact email: BPCInterimSearch@gmail.com

posted March 1, 2017

  • Part-Time Installed Pastor – Townley Presbyterian, Union, NJ

The Townley Presbyterian Church of Union, NJ is a small church of under 100 members, seeking a part-time installed pastor.  The church’s Ministry Information Form is posted with the Church Leadership Connection, found here. Townley Ministry Information Form

The PNC is looking to expand their pool of local applicants for this part-time position.  Might there be someone interested in tent-making with a congregation that seeking a pastor to live into its mission, in relationship to the needs of its community?  If so, please direct inquires to PNC Chair Kathy Kreie  and send Personal Information Form to TOWNLEYPNC@yahoo.com
posted January 3, 2017
  • Interim Pastor – Community Presbyterian, Edison, NJ

The Community Presbyterian Church of Edison, NJ, is a small 100 member multicultural congregation, whose pastor recently retired after 21 years of service with the congregation.  The church is searching for a full-time Temporary Pastor with interim training to help the congregation examine its history and work through the range of thoughts and emotions that come with the retirement of a long-term pastorate.  They will also need a leader whose work with the Session will help their discernment about current issues, such as the spiritual formation  of the congregation, the full integration of the church’s multi-cultural membership, development of leaders, clarity of mission to the community, and meeting financial challenges.  

Qualifications for the position include:  strong interpersonal skills, leadership experience, a vision for church growth, and bible teaching experience.  Strong computer skills, social media knowledge, and experience serving a multicultural church is a plus.  For specifics about the responsibilities, see job description, attached.

The church is located in the heart of central New Jersey near major highways and public transportation.  Edison is a diverse community of more than 100,000 residents.  The church is situated in a neighborhood that includes Edison High School.   

Interested applicants may send a Personal Information Form to Bev O’Shea bkrnc@aol.com with a copy also sent to Cheryl Galan, Transitional Leader of the Presbytery, cgalan@elizabethpresbytery.org

Click Here for job description.

posted January 2, 2017