World Council of Churches
Ministry Vacancy at Somervell Presbyterian Church Auckland
Somervell Presbyterian Church is located in the central Auckland suburb of Remuera, close to the Eastern Beaches. We are looking for a full-time, nationally ordained minister to lead our diverse and inclusive congregation. Somervell has a strong tradition of preaching and education which we have affirmed as a priority for Ministry along with leading the spiritual growth of the congregation. We wish to broaden our pastoral care and continue to reach out into the community. The Parish slogan is “Where faith inspires life”; we have affirmed that this represents our view of where we are now and where we go in the future.
For more information and a parish profile, please email Ian Dittmer at email@example.com or phone on 021 2831810 (evenings only please).
National Assessment Workgroup Administrator (part time over a year)
National Assessment Workgroup Administrator (Part time over the Year)
This is the key administration role in the selection process for candidates who feel called to train as Nationally Ordained Ministers in the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand. Our longstanding Administrator is no longer able to continue, and we now seek a replacement. The Administrator assists the two Co-Convenors of the Workgroup to run the annual process each year, which culminates in the National Assessment Workshop each May. The commitment is for about 130 hours per year, with busy times October/November and February to May. The role is remunerated.
Coordinating candidate applications
Booking venues; scheduling activities; liaising with all involved
Pre-planning, organizing and participating in the annual planning day (last Saturday in February) and the four-day annual Assessment Workshop (this commitment is four days over a weekend in May)
Being the ‘go to’ person and communicator
The Administrator should preferably be Auckland based, with good computer and communication skills.
If you are interested in engaging in this important role for NAW – please contact Dorille Shadbolt (co-convenor) firstname.lastname@example.org
Children’s Ministry Co-ordinator – 30 hours
Papakura East & Hunua Presbyterian Church
Are you gifted at working with Children? We run a playgroup, holiday programmes and Sunday school and we are looking for someone to co-ordinate them. If this position interests you please refer to following link for further detail and/or contact Rev Michael frost on 09 296 0849 or Michael@pepc.org.nz
Visionary Minister – CBD of Whangarei City
St Andrews Presbyterian Church in Whangarei, is inviting expressions of interest to an exciting adventure in our mission in this district.
St Andrews comprises a community of believers, and of seekers, who are finding ways to take ministry out into the community of Whangarei.
We are looking for a visionary minister to lead the local congregation, based in the CBD of Whangarei City. At the same time facilitating the process of growing the church’s mission together with two significant suburban church communities. This would require competence in leading a staff of ministers, specialists and volunteers; leading out of a passion for God and His people.
The parish profile and a list of ministry expectations are available on application to the Rev Tom Waight email@example.com, (027) 365-5655.
Minister – Auckland Taiwanese Presbyterian Church
The Auckland Taiwanese Presbyterian Church, located in East Auckland, is seeking a full time minister who can preach in Taiwanese and English, to work with the Taiwanese community, especially with young families. To find out more or apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Massey Presbyterian Church
Massey Presbyterian, a multi-cultural evangelical church, is looking for an associate or assistant pastor, to work in our staff team. We seek someone with deep biblical faith, passion for the Gospel, a heart for people, high motivation, and good communication and team skills. The role is initially part-time, but could be combined with other roles, other work, or study. Expressions of interest to our Senior Minister, Rev Dr Stuart Lange: email@example.com
Pastoral Position Helensville
South Kaipara Presbyterian Parish
South Kaipara Presbyterian Parish is looking for a minister (lay or ordained). The main congregation is Helensville Community Church, a small but committed group of varying ages. It meets in excellent new facilities and has a more charismatic worship style. There is also a more traditional congregation at St. Cuthbert’s Kaukapakapa, meeting every second Sunday afternoon. A pastor is sought who teaches the Word, is led by the Spirit, has great people skills, is energetic in reaching into the community, and who is able to grow the church. The position is currently less than full-time and will (at least initially) be on a stated supply basis. Please send expressions of interest (with CV) to the interim moderator, Rev Dr Stuart Lange, firstname.lastname@example.org