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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.






Part-Time Community Learning Lab Monitor/Program Manager
Greenfield Presbyterian Church

Monday evenings from 6:00-9:00 PM; $20 per hour; start training in June.

Help adult lab users create a self-development plan to meet their learning, job search or career goals.

We have a 6-station computer lab with Fios. Training will be provided to the Monitor to learn to use our free and open source operating system. He or she will assist participants in using the technology and report any problems. There will also be opportunities to help coordinate guest presenters.

Click here for contact information.
Posted 05/13/2015
Part-Time Kids Music Appreciation Coordinator
Greenfield Presbyterian Church

Flexible schedule; 3 hours per week; $20 per hour; start program planning in June.

Do you sing and/or play an instrument? You might be the right person to pull together a once-a-week opportunity for middle school grade youth to come together to sing in a small group. We have some keyboards and small percussion instruments available at the church. The focus will be on awareness of a variety of contemporary and traditional music and, particularly, on mentoring and enriching the lives of the youth.

Click here for contact information.
Posted 05/13/2015
Part-Time Coffee House Host
Greenfield Presbyterian Church

Monday evenings from 6:00-9:00 PM; volunteer position, start immediately.

Be part of a community-building venue that brings together people of all ages and backgrounds to play board games, do homework, and socialize. This ministry has been up and running at GPC for 4 years. Though not the original intent of the program, it has attracted a number of adults on the autism spectrum.

The host will serve light refreshments and beverages to patrons and create a welcoming atmosphere. If desired, there will be opportunities to help coordinate programing, such as open mic, debates and poetry readings. There is currently no funding available for this position, although free dinner and dessert will be provided.

Click here for contact information.
Posted 05/13/2015
Full-Time Director of Christian Education
Sampson’s Mills Presbyterian Church

Sampson's Mills Presbyterian Church is seeking a full-time Director of Christian Education to facilitate and empower the overall educational program of the church as well as to be a valued member within a team approach to our overall mission and ministry. Sampson's Mills is a friendly, family church of 226 members and a great place to serve. Click here for a cover letter and detailed job description.
Posted 05/07/2015

Part-Time Church Secretary
Homestead United Presbyterian Church

Title: Administrative Assistant or Church Secretary
Purpose: To provide office support and communication between the congregation, session, pastors and community and help maintain files and financial reporting.
About Our Church: We are a small church in Homestead, PA and are committed to preaching and spreading the Word of God through worship, small groups, the youth and the community.
Accountability: Accountable to the pastors as head of staff.
Schedule:  20 hrs/week, 4 days/week, hours negotiable
Pay: Negotiable depending on experience

Interested candidates may email resume. Click here for additional information.
Posted on 04/29/15

Part-Time Nursery Caregiver
Beulah Presbyterian Church

Beulah Presbyterian Church in Churchill is looking for a paid nursery caregiver for Sunday mornings from 9:30 AM–12:30 PM. The person selected for this position must be at least eighteen years of age, exhibit a commitment to the Christian faith and to sharing the Christian faith with children and parents, and be experienced in child care.  The person must present a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well to the children and to their parents.  This person must also be willing and possess the skills necessary to work alongside volunteers to assist with the care of those children entrusted to them.  This is a year round position and must submit to all clearances, Acts 33/34, PA Criminal Background Check, Cogent Fingerprint Screening and Mandatory PA Child Abuse Reporting Training.  Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 04/28/15
Part-Time Church Administrative Assistant
Eastminster Presbyterian Church

Eastminster Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time administrative assistant. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Posted 04/28/2015
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

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking to hire a part-time preschool director/teacher. Interested persons may email resume and references.
Posted 03/08/2015
Part-Time Custodian
Brentwood Presbyterian Church

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.
Posted 03/04/2015

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 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.
Posted 02/24/2015
Full-Time Programming Director
The Open Door Youth Outreach Center

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.
Posted 02/17/2015
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.