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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.




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.
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.
Part-Time Director of Children’s Ministries
Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, Monroeville

Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, in Monroeville, PA, is seeking a part-time (30 hrs./week) Director of Children's Ministries. Visit our website for more information or send resume with salary requirements and references to DCM Search, Cross Roads Presbyterian Church, 2310 Haymaker Road, Monroeville, PA 15146.  The above information may also be emailed to the Rev. Robert J. Marrow. The application deadline is February 28. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.
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

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

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.
Full-Time Executive Administrative Assistant
Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania

Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania is seeking a full-time Executive Administrative Assistant to begin in mid-November 2014. Click here to download a detailed description of the position and contact information.
Part-Time Sexton
Shadyside Presbyterian Church

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.
Full-Time Administrative Assistant
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is seeking a full-time administrative assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs & Dean of Faculty and the Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program. Click here for a detailed position description and contact information
Part-Time Organist & Music Director
Sharon Community Presbyterian Church

Sharon Community Presbyterian Church in Moon Township, PA, is seeking a part-time Organist & Music Director. The position involves planning and directing the music program including chancel choir, bell choirs, and children’s music.  Pipe organ skills required.  Send letter of interest and resume to:  Personnel Search Committee, Sharon Community Presbyterian Church, 522 Carnot Road, Moon Township, PA 15108.
Part-Time Administrative & Treasury Assistant
Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church

Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Administrative & Treasury Assistant. Click here for a detailed position description and contact information.
Part-Time Church Coordinator/Ministerial Intern
Cheswick Presbyterian Church

Cheswick Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Church Coordinator/Ministerial Intern to assist with the administrative duties, pastoral communication, and creative ministries of the church. Please email resume.
Part-Time Youth Director
First United Presbyterian Church of Rennerdale

First United Presbyterian Church of Rennerdale is seeking to hire a part-time Youth Director. Interested persons may email or call 412-276-2268. Click here for a detailed position description.
Part-Time Administrative Assistant
Clinton United Presbyterian Church

Clinton United Presbyterian Church, located near Pittsburgh International Airport, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time administrative assistant.  This position is 9-12 hours per week, office hours determined in discussion with the pastor.  Accountable to the pastor as head of staff, this position involves performing the function of administrative assistance (or secretary) to the pastor and other staff including all typing, filing, routine correspondence and maintenance of calendar.  This individual will be responsible for production and distribution of materials such as the weekly bulletin, monthly newsletter, and other mailings.    The administrative assistant will maintain churches address and telephone records.   Interested parties may email a resume by July 27.
Part-Time Youth Director
Crafton United Presbyterian Church

The Crafton United Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Youth Director. Click here to download a detailed description of the position.  Email cover letter and resume to apply.
Part-Time Music Director
Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church

Part-time Music Leader sought for Christian worship services, Sundays, 9:45 AM. Proficiency in instrumental accompaniment of hymns and/or contemporary Christian music required. Various types of instrumental accompaniment will be considered. A faith walk with Christ a must. Compensation range:  $125-$175 per week, depending on experience. Email resume or call 412-921-8444.
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 .
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.
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 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 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 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.
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.