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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 WEBSITE OF THE CHURCH with the open position, please click on the name of the church.

Postings will automatically be removed after SIX months. If an open position extends beyond the specified time frame, please make this known prior to the expiration date.





Full-Time Director of Music Ministry
Elfinwild Presbyterian Church

Elfinwild Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a full-time Director of Music Ministry. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 04/13/2015
Full-Time Director of Children’s & Family Ministries
Elfinwild Presbyterian Church

Elfinwild Presbyterian Church is seeking a self-motivated and energetic individual who is a fully committed believer in Jesus Christ to be its full-time Director of Children’s & Family Ministries. This person will be responsible for working with the church’s staff and leaders to serve the young children and families of the congregation and community, actively participating in church events and guiding God’s children in their relationships with Jesus. Prospective candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree and experience in Christian ministries. Also required is the willingness and flexibility to adapt to the congregation’s needs by leading small group Bible studies, Sunday School classes, Vacation Bible School, and other parent/family related groups. Candidates who feel God calling them to apply for this position may find a more detailed job description as well as an email link to submit a cover letter and resume at the church website.
Posted 04/13/2015
Part-Time Director of Children's Ministries
Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church

Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a part-time Director of Children's Ministries. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 04/13/2015
Part-Time Director of Preschool Programs
Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church

Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a part-time Director Preschool Programs. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 04/13/2015
Part-Time Nursery Worker
Hampton United Presbyterian Church

Hampton United Presbyterian Church is now accepting applications for an adult (18 or older) nursery worker.   This is a 2-6 hour a week job that pays $9/hour.  Applicants should be available Sunday mornings, Sunday evenings, and some mornings during the work week.  They would also be looking for this nursery worker to be available to work extra hours in July during their day camp program.  For an application, contact the church office at 724-443-3201.
Posted 03/30/2015 
Part-Time Church Treasurer/Financial Secretary
Hampton United Presbyterian Church

Hampton United Presbyterian Church is hiring an accomplished accountant for the position of Church Treasurer/Financial Secretary.  The position is part time at 12-15 hours/week.  A successful candidate will have a financial background with 2 years of experience. A BA in accounting is preferred.  The candidate will have a proficiency in Microsoft Excel with PowerChurch experience being a plus.  Candidates should have the ability to function in a team environment, have superior organization and communication skills, and will be bonded or have a willingness to become bonded.  A position description is available on the church website.
Posted 03/30/2015
Full-Time Director of Ministries for Youth & Their Families
Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church

Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church is seeking a Director of Ministries for Youth and Their Families.  Our youth ministries seek to help young people (grades 6-12) gain a sense of Christian identity that centers on Christ and his church, while growing in faith and service. It is a multi-dimensional ministry which includes opportunities for outreach, fellowship, discipleship, service and mission. The Director will work with church leadership and volunteers to create a safe haven for young people; lead youth groups, trips and retreats; encourage and help youth to participate fully in the life of the church and to build relationships with other church members; support and encourage parents; gather, equip and support a team of volunteer leaders; and assist with confirmation, preteen ministry, and young adult ministries. The person we believe God is calling to be our Director for Ministries for Youth and their Families will have a joyful enthusiasm for and sincere empathy with young people; a vital and growing faith and relationship with Jesus Christ; an understanding of the Reformed theological tradition and a passion and gift for teaching it; a bachelor’s degree in youth ministry or a related field; and experience leading an established youth ministry program. Interested candidates should email a letter of interest, a resume, and a brief statement of faith.
Posted 03/23/2015
Part-Time Organist & Music Director
Hiland Presbyterian Church

Hiland Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a part-time organist and music director. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 03/16/2015
Part-Time Preschool Director/Teacher
Cheswick Presbyterian Church
Posted 03/08/2015

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a part-time preschool director/teacher. Interested persons may email resume and references.
Part-Time Custodian
Brentwood Presbyterian Church
Posted 03/04/2015

Brentwood Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time custodian. Kindly send your resume with contact information to: Brentwood Presbyterian Church,  Attn: Custodian Position, 3725 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh PA 15227.
Part-Time Childcare Worker
East Liberty Presbyterian Church
Posted 02/24/2015

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 possibly Wednesday evenings.  Responsibilities include: assisting parent teachers with the caregiving of children from infants-age 2 on Sunday mornings during our 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.
Full-Time Programming Director
The Open Door Youth Outreach Center
Posted 02/17/2015

The Open Door Youth Outreach Center, a validated mission agency of Pittsburgh Presbytery, is seeking a full-time programming director. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Part-Time Chaplain
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections

Due to an increase in their population in general and the number of Hispanic inmates in particular, the State Correctional Institution at Pittsburgh is looking for a Protestant Contract Chaplain who is fluent in Spanish. The position is for up to 12 hours per week and starts at $27.32/hour. The hours are somewhat flexible but candidates must be available on Sundays. Chaplains are required to be ordained. For more information or to request an application packet please email the Rev. Tami Hooker, Facility Chaplaincy Program Director, or call her at 412-761-1955 X 352.
Part-Time Camp Director
Beulah Presbyterian Church
Posted 01/06/2015

Beulah Christian Preschool & Child Care, a ministry of Beulah Presbyterian Church, is seeking a Director for their SONSHINE summer day camp.   The tentative dates for this year’s camp are June 15 through August 7 or August 14.  The hours for Sonshine Camp are 9:00 AM-4:00 PM and staff flex their hours anywhere from 7:30 AM-5:30 PM.  Campers range in age from 5 (having completed Kindergarten) through age 10.   The preferred Director candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary or Early Childhood Education with experience developing curriculum.  A Bachelor’s degree in Christian Education would also be acceptable.  The Director would be responsible for the supervision of camp staff and young Camper Companions (similar to Counselors in Training).  Therefore, experience in managing staff or in team leadership is preferred.   For more information and to express interest in the position, please email Tracy Belmonte and/or Carolyn Leah.
Full-Time Facilities Associate
Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church
Posted 10/09/2015

Pleasant Hills Community Presbyterian Church has a full-time opening for a maintenance position.  This job requires knowledge of electrical and plumbing repairs, and includes painting, cleaning, and building lock-up.  Work hours are Mondays-Thursdays from 2:00 PM-10:00 PM and on Fridays from 11:00 AM-7:00 PM.  Interested persons may email a resume. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
Part-Time Sexton
Shadyside Presbyterian Church
Posted 10/29/2015

Shadyside Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time sexton to provide security, janitorial services, and light maintenance. Work hours are Monday-Friday from 6:00-10:00 PM.  Interested persons may send a resume to Nancy Shaytar, Shadyside Presbyterian Church, 5121 Westminster Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15232.