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Below are job and career openings within Pittsburgh Presbytery. Help us keep this list up to date by contacting us when positions are filled or no longer available.

Positions Available:

The Commission on Ministry lists the following positions within the Presbytery that are thought to be available.  If the position is for pastor or associate pastor, listing here indicates that the Ministry Information Form has been filed with Louisville and the church is receiving PIF's.

PLEASE NOTE: To view the job description, if available, please click on the position description (full-time, half-time, etc.); to view the web site of the church with the open position, please click on the name of the church.






Part-Time Administrative Assistant
United Presbyterian Church in Ingram

The United Presbyterian Church in Ingram is seeking a part-time administrative assistant.
Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Part-Time Music Director/Organist/Choir Director
Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, Gibsonia

This is a long-term position for a person with an eclectic taste for music: traditional, gospel, and contemporary praise music. A willingness to play with other musicians is highly desirable. The candidate should be familiar with the Allen Organ and electric pianos. Click here for a more detailed description.

Part-Time Contemporary Worship Leader
Beulah Presbyterian Church

Beulah Presbyterian Church is a mid-sized church in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh. This position of 15 hours a week pays $20/hour and has responsibilities for: leading rehearsals with band on Thursday nights and Revolution worship services at 8:30 AM on Sunday mornings; collaboration with the Director of Worship and Music at the 11:00 AM traditional worship service once a month. At least three years of experience leading contemporary worship services and clearances are required. Interested candidates may submit a resume and references to Robert Morehead (412-242-4570 ext. 13 / rmorehead@beulahpresby.org), Director of Worship & Music, Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Road, Churchill, PA 15235.
Part-Time Director of Youth Ministry
Glenshaw Presbyterian Church

The position of Director of Youth Ministry (DYM) is a part-time (20-hours/week), non-ordained position. The DYM will plan, lead, and coordinate Youth Ministry programs (grades 7-12) at Glenshaw Presbyterian Church. Read the position description here. Email cover letter and resume to apply.
Part-Time Pianist/Organist
United Presbyterian Church of Universal

United Presbyterian Church of Universal in Penn Hills is in immediate need of pianist/organist for Sunday morning worship (rehearsal 10:30 AM, service at 11:00 AM) and Thursday evening choir practice 7-8:00 PM. Compensation $75/week. Resumes and letters of interest may be sent to United Presbyterian Church of Universal, Attn: Music Director, 2545 Main Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15235 .
Part-Time Director of Worship Music
Homestead United Presbyterian Church

Homestead United Presbyterian Church is seeking a Director of Worship Music.   The successful candidate will plan and coordinate the music program of the congregation for all worship services, including the arranging for the participants (organist, pianist, keyboardist, Praise Band and Choir) in the worship services. A musician with skills with a musical instrument is expected. The Director of Music will work cooperatively with the Pastoral Team to integrate diverse liturgical and musical expressions for a historic congregation located in a community rich with opportunities. Interested candidates may email resume. Click here for a detailed description of the position.
Full-Time Director of Operations
First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh

First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh is seeking an energetic, experienced Director of Operations to join their leadership team. The successful candidate will lead, manage, and administer all of the church’s non-clergy functions. The Director will report to the Trustees on financial and building management matters and advise the Senior Pastor on the management of a large, urban church organization. Your cover letter and resume may be emailed; no phone calls please. Click here for a a detailed description of the position.
Part-Time Music Director
Montours Presbyterian Church

Montours Presbyterian Church (3151 Montour Church Road, Oakdale, PA  15071) is seeking a part-time music director. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Part-Time Music Director
Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church

Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church is looking for a part-time music director for their morning worship service. We have a blended worship service on Sunday morning. This is a congregation which has been led by Pure Praise, a contemporary worship team, for years but also enjoys the blessing of traditional music. The person applying should have an interest working with all ages.  We see this position as an opportunity for ministry, hopeful the person applying would see this as a place to share his or her faith and gifts with the congregation as well as leading the people in joyful worship. Interested persons should call the church at 412-921-8444 and talk with the Rev. Linda Ruby, pastor, for more information.
PTS Coordinator Position
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is seeking a coordinator to provide leadership for the Church Planting Emphasis. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Synod Office Seeking Stated Clerk
Synod of the Trinity

The Synod of the Trinity has formed a Search Committee to discern who will be called as the next Stated Clerk. This is an approximately half-time position that will include the general work of a Synod Stated Clerk, service in an advisory capacity to Presbytery Stated Clerks, and participation in the strategy and planning of the Synod. Detailed information about the work and expectations of the position are available online.
Part-Time Director of Children’s Ministries
Elfinwild Presbyterian Church

Elfinwild Presbyterian Church in the North Hills Area of Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking a part-time Director of Children’s Ministries.  Responsibilities would include the development, planning, implementation, administration, and oversight of the Christian Education Program and related activities for the young children of the church and community from birth through Grade 6.  Interested candidates should submit a resume to Elfinwild Presbyterian Church, Personnel Ministry Committee, 3200 Mt. Royal Boulevard, Glenshaw, PA  15116. Or online to www.elfinwildchurch.org with reference to the Personnel Ministry Committee.
Full-Time Executive Minister for Christian Associates
Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania

The Executive Minister is the chief executive and administrative officer of Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania (CASP) responsible to the Council of Bishops and Judicatory Executives and is elected by the Council acting as a committee of the whole. The Executive Minister acts as the executive for the corporation and as staff to the Council and manages the ministries of CASP, its Council, and Committees, and is the public face of the organization, representing CASP and the Council in interfaith, government and community groups, events and programs.  This is a full-time, two-year term call, renewable as resources permit, and will begin April 2014.  The full position description and can be found at the CASP website.  Click here to read an informational letter with contact information.
Part-Time Childcare Worker
East Liberty Presbyterian Church

East Liberty Presbyterian Church, a diverse and dynamic community of faith, is searching for a part-time childcare worker to provide care for young children in their nursery on Sunday mornings and possible Wednesday evenings.  Responsibilities include: assisting parent teachers with the caregiving of children from infants-age 2 on Sunday mornings during their Church School hour and 11:00 AM worship, and serving as primary childcare provider during our Wednesday evening fellowship and worship service, caring for children through age 5.  Minimum of 5 hours per week of work, though more opportunities could arise to provide childcare during church functions if available.  Reports to the Associate Pastor for Educational Ministries.  Requirements include:  prior experience working with young children in a group childcare setting, a desire to learn about and support the spiritual formation of young children, and Act 33/34 clearances (if hired, church will pay for clearances if not yet obtained).  Pay: $11/hour.  Please email cover-letter and resume to the Rev. Heather Schoenewolf or mail to her at East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 South Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15206.
Part-Time Parish Associate
Union Presbyterian Church in Robinson Township

Union Presbyterian Church in Robinson Township seeks a part-time (20 hours/week) Parish Associate.  The position primarily entails providing assistance to the Lead Pastor in the areas of pastoral care, leadership, and preaching. Enthusiasm, initiative, a heart of compassion toward people of all ages, along with a deep love for Jesus are all extremely important qualifications. All interested candidates may email a resume to the Administrative Assistant, Monica Laughery.
Full-Time Youth Director
Bethany Presbyterian Church

Bethany Presbyterian Church is seeking a full-time youth director.  Position in which the primary focus is developing disciples of Jesus Christ, both of youth and adult leaders for youth. Qualities include: a growing relationship with Jesus, an ability to relate well with youth, adults, and children, communication and organizational skills. A college degree in related field and minimum of 2 years experience with youth in a Christian setting are desired. Please email your resume and cover letter if interested.
Part-Time Director of Youth & Family
First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh

The Director of Youth & Family is a part-time (20 hours per week) church staff role that is dedicated to fostering the growth and faith development of teenagers and promoting healthy youth-family-church relationships. Interested parties may email a cover letter and resume. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Full & Part-time Childcare Staff
Union Presbyterian Church of Robinson Township

Union Presbyterian Church of Robinson Township is seeking  full and part time staff for their childcare center.  This center was established 23 years ago to provide a Christian setting for working parents.  The applicant must enjoy working with infants, toddlers, and preschool age children. Applicants may email resume.
Full-Time Manager of Janitorial & Maintenance Services
Eastminster Presbyterian Church

Eastminster Presbyterian Church is looking for a full-time manager of janitorial and maintenance services to the serve the church in expert cleaning and management of cleaning and maintenance staff. The facility includes two connected buildings and a total of 200,000 sq. ft. with an extremely active congregational and facility use schedule. Responsibility for cleaning and maintenance includes substantial direct cleaning responsibilities, supervision of staff, and oversight of inventory and budget. The successful candidate: is a self-starter; has proven supervisory experience; has significant expertise in cleaning; experience in cleaning; is physically able to perform cleaning duties; is a high school graduate; and has excellent written and oral communication skills; all clearances required prior to hire. This is a full time position with an excellent benefits package; desired start date is immediate. Applicants should email a resume by October 30, 2013.
Part-Time Christian Education Coordinator
Community House Presbyterian Church

Community House Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Christian education coordinator. Interested persons should email Jan Leo or call her at 412-412-760-2502. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Part-Time Bookkeeper/Secretary
Friendship Community Presbyterian Church

Friendship Community Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time bookkeeper/secretary. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Part-Time Nursery Coordinator
Valley View Presbyterian Church

Valley View Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time nursery coordinator. Click here to download a detailed position description and contact information.
Part-Time Music Coordinator
East Union Presbyterian Church

East Union Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time music coordinator. Click here to download a detailed position description and contact information.
Part-Time Janitor/Groundskeeper
Friendship Community Presbyterian Church

Friendship Community Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time janitor/groundskeeper. Click here to download a detailed position description and contact information.
Part-Time Organist
Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church

Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church is currently seeking a salaried, part-time organist.  Responsibilities include playing for one Sunday morning worship service, a Wednesday night evening choir rehearsal, and other services as required.  There is the opportunity to play for all weddings and funerals at the church (first refusal).  The organ is a recently renovated pipe organ (3 manual, 47 rank with MIDI technology), and there is a Baldwin grand piano in the sanctuary. Candidate must have an acceptable blend of traditional and diverse music and would work in partnership with the Director of Music. If interested, please email a cover letter and resume or send to Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church, ATTN: Organist Search Committee, 1146 Greentree Road,  Pittsburgh, PA 15220.
Part-Time Christian Education Director
Lincoln Place Presbyterian Church

An exciting part-time employment opportunity is available at Lincoln Place Presbyterian Church. They are looking for someone to work 3-4 hours per week for 8 weeks, beginning the 2nd week of June, to create a children’s Christian Education program. Wednesdays or Thursdays are preferred workdays, but flexible. The position will pay $12.00 per hour.  No experience is required, but enthusiasm and a desire to work with children are a must. Applicants must also be 18 or older, have three references, and provide criminal and child abuse background checks. Email resumes or send by mail to Lincoln Place Presbyterian Church,  ATTN:  Pastor Deb Messham, 1202 Muldowney Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15207.
Youth Program Developer
United Presbyterian Church of Universal

The United Presbyterian Church of Universal in Penn Hills is in need of a vibrant leader for development and implementation of a youth program. Qualified applicants will have exceptional skills in organization, planning, and attracting young people, successful experience with church youth programming, and Act 33 and 34 clearances. Compensation will be dependent upon education and experience.  Please send resume complete with references to: United Presbyterian Church of Universal, Attention Youth Program, 2545 Main Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15235.
Part-Time Music Director/Organist
Cheswick Presbyterian Church

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Music Director/Organist. Click here to download a detailed position description and contact information.
Part-Time Music Director
Cheswick Presbyterian Church

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time music director, organist, pianist, and creative musician who appreciates traditional, contemporary, and blended worship celebration styles and services. Additional opportunities with weddings and funerals. For more information, please email the Rev. Bob Ruefle.
Part-Time Secretary
Cheswick Presbyterian Church

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time secretary with good organizational, office, and computer skills to assist with the administrative and coordinating duties of the church, create a weekly worship bulletin, and to contribute to the effective flow of the various forms of communication between the congregation, the community, and the pastor. Please email a resume with references to the Rev. Bob Ruefle.
Part-Time Youth Associate
Hamilton Presbyterian Church

Hamilton Presbyterian Church in Bethel Park, PA, is looking for a part-time Youth Associate. Hamilton has a proud history of providing a top-quality program for junior high and high school students to support and encourage their Christian development. The Youth Associate will work with an established core of dedicated parent volunteers to: plan and carry out weekly activities and special events that help our young people to deepen their faith and inspire a lifelong commitment to Christian values; create a welcoming and nurturing environment that allows for “fun and games” within the confines of a Christian experience; and reach out to young people in surrounding communities to offer the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and motivating Christian experience. The Youth Associate will meet monthly with the Discipleship Ministry Team to ensure a strong connection among the youth program and other areas of Hamilton’s ministry. For more information, call 412-884-2722. Click here to view or download the full description of the position.
Part-Time Preschool Teacher
Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church

The preschool of Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church is looking for a teacher to work in the Small Wonders class (ages 18 months to 2 years old), beginning Tuesday, January 2.  Hours will be from 8:30 AM to 12:15 PM.  The teacher will be working with another staff person in the room. Must have experience working with young children; Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree preferred; must be available for additional in-service days and meetings as needed. Please send letter of interest, resume, and two letters of reference to Ellen Schall, Director Preschool Ministries, Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church, 384 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, Pa  15238 or call 412-963-8243 X 60.
Volunteer Tutors
Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry

You can make a difference in the life of a struggling child!  Volunteer tutors are needed for all grade levels (KG-12) to assist children who are struggling academically. Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry’s Fall Tutoring Program begins the week of September 17. If you are interested in giving an hour or two a week in support of a kid in need, please email Sandy Niekum or call her at 412-366-1300 X 23.
Part-Time Director of Youth Ministry
Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church & First United Presbyterian Church of Rennerdale

Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church and the First United Presbyterian Church of Rennerdale are seeking an energetic individual to lead a joint youth program that will enhance the faith development of the Middle and High School Youth. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.