Job Openings

Solo Pastor

Sturge Presbyterian Church is seeking a full-time Pastor for a small Asian Presbyterian church with a rich history wishing to expand and become a welcoming multicultural, multigenerational vibrant church serving our community and nurturing new and seasoned believers.  Our candidate will have strong preaching skills, able to give effective, inspiring, clear, and relatable sermons acknowledging current events around us.  They are a visionary, able to discern God’s will alongside the church, seeing ahead clearly, staying focused on the larger picture, and anticipating future consequences. Our candidate will be a great communicator, have exceptional interpersonal skills, and be a bridge builder.  We are seeking someone for the long term, eager to meet the challenge and make this journey with us.  

Job Description: PASTOR JOB DESCRIPTION STURGE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Application form (ministers not members of the Presbyterian Church USA): STURGE SOLO PASTOR APPLICATION FORM

Please email the completed application form to the Sturge Pastor Nominating Committee at: pnc2022@sturge.org

Minister members of the Presbyterian Church USA, please fill in a Personal Information Form (PIF) and use the Church Leadership Connection (CLC) to apply for the Solo Pastor position.

PIF  https://oga.pcusa.org/section/mid-council-ministries/clc/personal-information-form/          

CLC https://oga.pcusa.org/section/mid-council-ministries/clc/ 

 

IT Position/Webmaster:

  • 10 Hours a week
  • $15-20  per hour
  • Webmaster for church website and Twitter and Facebook accounts
  • Edit and upload worship portions to YouTube weekly
  • Suggest improvements and oversee those approved by the session.
  • Background check required and paid by church

Contact information:  info@sturge.org   605.344.6803

Music Worship Leader 

Responsibilities

  • part-time (average of 4 hours per week which includes a monthly meeting with the pastor and or worship ministry; preparation of power point for music selection lyrics, leading the congregation in music worship
  • music accompaniment for special holiday services (Christmas Eve / Ash Wednesday) and upon request such as memorial services or weddings
  • perfomance reviews will be conducted once a year for the encouragement and support of the worship ministry

Desired Qualities

  • able to choose praise songs, hymns or other musical selections based on the sermon scripture/title
  • staying current with trend in worship music, arts, and technology
  • good organizational skills, flexibility, team identification, and positive attitude
  • ability to create/maintain worship power point slides and coordinate with AV team

Compensation:

  • $200 per Sunday or service including preparation and other separate occasions
  • 2 weeks notice will be provided by the church at the end of the contract
  • the position is that of an independent contractor. Sturge Church will issue a form 1099 in January of each year for the compensation of the preceding calendar year
  • no health, medical, or retirement benefits

Contact information:  info@sturge.org   605.344.6803