Assistant Pastor at First Congregational Church
Westfield, NJ 07090

First Congregational Church of Westfield seeks a full-time pastor to serve as the Assistant Pastor for Children, Youth, and Young Adults to evaluate, create, and implement ministries that that are innovative, relevant, and meaningful to nurture a life of faith for these age-groups.

Core Functions

  • Children’s Ministry (including Church School, Childcare)
  • Student Ministry (including Youth Fellowship, Confirmation, Mission Trip)
  • Young Adult Ministry

Other Responsibilities

  • Partner with the Senior Minister in fulfilling the vision of the congregation
  • Digital Ministry, in collaboration with Senior Minister
  • Worship Leadership & Preaching
  • Pastoral Care, as coordinated with the Senior Minister
  • Collaborate with appropriate committees members in the fulfillment of essential functions
  • Maintain budgets for associated programming
  • Participate in staff meetings and contribute to a collaborative staff environment
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Senior Minister.

Candidate Qualifications

  • Ordained (or eligible to be ordained) as a minister in the United Church of Christ (UCC) or with a covenantal partner of the UCC
  • Enthusiastic, conscientious, responsible, and friendly
  • Innovative, creative, and organized
  • Thrives in a team environment
  • Exhibits a strong faith and is excited to support others on their faith journey

Compensation Package: $60,000-$65,000

Salary includes optional benefits

Address

First Congregational Church
125 Elmer Street
Westfield, New Jersey 07090

Contact

The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Testa Hrynyk
9082332494
jennifer@fccofwestfield.org

Website

www.fccofwestfield.org

Location
Westfield, NJ 07090
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
$60,000 - $65,000
Ordained position
Yes
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Collaboration
Next Gen Ministry
Pastoral
Preaching
Technology
Industries
Church Ministry