Pastoral Minister at New Garden Friends Meeting
About the job
Pastoral Minister Position Description
New Garden Friends Meeting, steeped in Quaker tradition since its founding in 1754, is a progressive, open and affirming faith community in Greensboro, North Carolina. Our meeting emphasizes peace, social justice, and the belief that there is that of God in everyone.
We are seeking a full-time pastoral minister to provide leadership through inspired preaching, compassionate pastoral care, strong support of our community service and social justice efforts, enablement for our members and attenders as partners in ministry, and support and guidance for staff.
Our community values the Quaker belief in continuing revelation and welcomes light from many sources and spiritual traditions, including, but not limited to, Christianity and the Bible. Warmth and humor are appreciated in our faith family.
A parsonage or a housing allowance is available. Salary, if it includes a housing allowance, will range between $70,000 and $90,000 and will be based on a candidate’s qualifications and experience. Additional compensation in the form of a benefits package, and relocation expenses will also be provided.
Membership in the Religious Society of Friends is preferred, but not required. If you are an experienced Quaker or Quaker-friendly pastoral minister and are interested in becoming an integral part of our community, please send a resume/ profile, a one-page statement of faith, and a cover letter to [email protected]. Applications will be accepted through March 15 or until the position is filled.
For more information about New Garden Friends Meeting, please visit ngfm.org/founded1754.
New Garden Friends Meeting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other protected category.