Employment Opportunities within the Presbytery of St. Augustine

Added 01/23/2023 – Part-Time Bridge Interim Pastor for Weirsdale Presbyterian Church

Weirsdale Presbyterian Church, one of the first congregations in that which is not the Presbytery of St. Augustine, is seeking a limited responsibility “Bridge Interim” following an 18-month Interim Pastorate and the calling of their new pastor. The responsibilities of the Bridge Pastor will be negotiated with the person God leads to us, but will include at a minimum: preaching weekly, participation in preparation for worship/liturgical elements, and participation in Sunday activities. While it is not necessary to be on campus at other times during the week, it will be expected that the Bridge Pastor be graciously available to staff and church leadership for consultation by telephone/internet. On-site housing is available for any necessary overnight stays. The Weirsdale Church is located in between Ocala and The Villages in the picturesque old orange groves of Central Florida.  To find out more about this position, or to express our interest in this position, please email Clerk of Session Angela Pecor or current Session Moderator Jeff Welch (352-817-2534).

Added 11/30/2022 – Organist (Part-time) for Westminster St. Augustine

Westminster St. Augustine, a Presbyterian-related retirement community near World Golf Village, is seeking a part-time organist to play a Rodgers Imagine 235 Organ for Thursday afternoon chapel services. S/he will work closely with the Chaplain and may also assist with memorial services. Compensation is $175/worship service. See the job description for more details about this flexible position. For more information, or to apply, email the Rev. Jean Goodwin (Chaplain) at jgoodwin@wservices.org

Added 11/25/2022 – Transitional Pastor for Orange Park Presbyterian Church

Orange Park Presbyterian Church (OPPC) is seeking the full-time Transitional Pastor whom God is calling to serve as head of staff and worship leader while OPPC prepares for and searches for a new full-time Pastor. The Transitional Pastor should be prepared to begin a full-time position on January 8, 2023. We are a congregation largely composed of active retirees with a long history of community missions, committed to authentic worship and expanding our understanding of God’s Word for our lives. To view the Ministry Information Form (MIF) click here.

To apply and for questions, email OPPCPNC@gmail.com. View more information here.

Added 11/18/2022 – Parish Associate for Pastoral Care, Riverside

Riverside Presbyterian Church (RPC), located in the lively Five Points area of Riverside neighborhood not far from downtown Jacksonville, seeks a parish associate to work as part of a dynamic ministry staff. This minister of Word and Sacrament will focus on pastoral care and coordination of the ministry of our deacons. He/she will also assist with funerals, memorials, and other worship services. The work will be compensated with an annual salary of $25,000 and will normally require 20 hours a week. RPC, which has a membership of nearly 1,000, has adopted the stated values of: “Searching Thoughtfully, Serving Passionately, Living Joyfully, Following Christ.” We see ourselves as a movement for reconciliation within our city and world. See the Job Description for more details about this contract position.

Added 10/27/2022 – Installed Pastor, Highlands United Presbyterian Church

Highlands United Presbyterian Church is seeking a Solo Pastor to lead and love its active, mission-minded congregation. The Pastor will work closely with the session and committees to reinvigorate the ministry and missions of the church, while continuing to provide meaningful worship services and compassionate pastoral care. Please view the MIF and email the PNC at HUPCPNC@gmail.com with any questions.

Added 10/20/2022 – Children and Youth Ministries Facilitator (10 hrs. per week), Highlands United Presbyterian Church, Jacksonville

Highlands United Presbyterian Church in Arlington/ Jacksonville is in search of an energetic facilitator for our children’s and youth programs. In addition to supporting the children’s Sunday School program, our Children and Youth Ministries Facilitator support our monthly youth group, monthly intergenerational program and engage volunteers for Highlands’ youth and family programs and nursery. This 10 hours per week position will be on campus each Sunday morning, one Sunday evening per month, and one Wednesday evening per month. Otherwise flexible hours; hybrid in person/remote. $16 per hour, negotiable. Please contact Rev. Beverly Dempsey (pastor@hupcjax.org). 

Added 9/8/2022 – Associate Pastor for Youth and Community Outreach (Full-Time), Memorial Presbyterian Church, St. Augustine

Memorial Presbyterian Church, St. Augustine, is seeking an Associate Pastor for Youth and Community Outreach for its historic, hospitable, and community-oriented congregation to build relationships with youth and their families, encouraging them to engage their faith. The Associate Pastor will work with the active Outreach Committee to support and expand ministries of compassion throughout the St. Augustine community. S/he will preach periodically and assist with other pastoral duties. Review the MIF for more details. Contact Brian Denby at brian.denby@gmail.com.

Added 7/22/2022 – Church Accompanist (Part-time), Community Presbyterian Church, Atlantic Beach

Community Presbyterian Church is seeking an Accompanist for our traditional worship service. S/he will work with the Director of Music Ministry to provide keyboard music during blended or traditional worship and accompany choir(s), soloists, and instrumental groups. The Accompanist, together with the Director of Music Ministry, plans and coordinates worship and related activities. Read the position description for details. Send resume and sample prelude/postlude recording to Personnel@cpcab.org.

Added 5/4/2022 – Associate Pastor, Palms Presbyterian Church

Palms Presbyterian Church, an 850+ member church in Jacksonville Beach, is seeking an Associate Pastor to support the vision of Palms and to assist with implementing the strategy for the Palms community.  The Associate Pastor serves a key function in leading the Pastoral Care, Serve/Outreach and Disciple Connection ministries.  The Associate Pastor supports the Pastor and the Worship Ministry in the worship life of the congregation, responsible for resourcing and assisting the global and local missions, and leads the Deacon Ministry of the church. View our MIF and email the APNC at apnc@palmschurch.org with any questions.

Added 3/10/2022 – Associate Pastor, Geneva Presbyterian Church

Geneva Presbyterian Church, St. Johns, is seeking an Associate Pastor to join its vibrant congregation in a fast growing suburban community. A focus for this new position is building relationships with our neighbors and leading the congregation in youth, children, and family ministries. Please read the Ministry Information Form to learn more about the church and position. Interested applicants are welcome to contact the committee at GenevaAPNC2022@gmail.com.

Added 8/23/2021 – Stated Supply Pastor (Part-time), First Presbyterian Church, High Springs

First Presbyterian Church of High Springs is searching for a part-time stated supply pastor. High Springs is in Alachua County, northwest of Gainesville, close to the Santa Fe River and many natural areas for outdoor activities . While we may be small (average attendance is about 30), our treasure is great.  Our mission is to “welcome the young and the old and those from all walks of life.”  Our congregation has a strong commitment to the spiritual growth of children and we find great joy in gathering together in fellowship.  In addition to leading worship, preaching, and moderating session, we hope our pastor will join us in all aspects of our congregational life.  Resumes or PIF’s may be sent to David Radder at davidradder@yahoo.com.

If you have a job opening within the presbytery, please send the information to: info@staugpres.org.