Priest-in-Charge (PT)

Bound Brook, NJ
Type: Clergy
Posted Sep 12, 2018
Job Title
Priest-in-Charge
Name of church or organization
St. Paul’s Church
Job Location
Bound Brook, NJ
Job Description
The parishioners of St. Paul’s Church seek a Priest-In-Charge that will join with the Vestry and other lay leaders to lead the congregation in a spiritual, motivating & innovative way. We are looking for a priest who will help the parish leadership increase our involvement in the community through outreach programs such as the local ministerial group. Currently the parishioners are engaged in a program to increase parish growth through direct interaction with the local businesses and residents. We would welcome new ideas to assist us in this Outreach Ministry. The church leadership is fully aware that this will be a ¾ time position not a full time position and will always be sensitive to the time restraints. Our church building includes a reception hall that is well suited for community ministry. St. Paul’s parishioners are also seeking a Priest-In-Charge that will deliver thought provoking sermons that speak to our everyday life.
Responsibilities will include Sunday Services plus others as appropriate; helping the Vestry members oversee the Parish Office and Staff; join us in support of our Parish Outreach and In-Reach ministries; provide Pastoral Care; have interaction with the community and maintaining a good relationship with the Diocese.
Type of commitment
Part time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
Please submit your cover letter, OTM Portfolio, resume, and responses to the Clergy Questionnaire found on the diocesan website at: http://dioceseofnj.org/transition-ministry to The Reverend Canon Brian Jemmott, Canon to the Ordinary and Transitions Officer, at bjemmott@dioceseofnj.org or contact him at 609-394-5281 Extension 21.
Application Deadline
10/12/2018
Link to the job posting or application
www.otmportfolio.org
Website
www.stpaulsbb.org