Care Pastor at Peninsula Covenant Church
Redwood City, CA 94061

Peninsula Covenant Church is a dynamic, fast-moving church in Redwood City. Healthy and successful team members are those who are flexible, constantly open and able to change, and take initiative to creatively solve problems. We actively cultivate a culture of collaboration, creativity, and kindness across all PCC teams. Team members need the skills below in order to thrive in the PCC work culture.

VISION OF PCC
To empower generations to passionately follow Jesus one person at a time.

PRINCIPLE OBJECTIVE
Pastoral care and visitation ministry to members and friends of Peninsula Covenant Church.

PRINCIPLE WORKING RELATIONSHIP
This position reports to the Adult Ministry Pastor and provides leadership and guidance to volunteer leadership for our Stephen Ministry and  60+ Ministry Teams.

PROFILE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Ongoing desire and effort to grow more Christ-like in character.
  • Ability to discern needs and respond appropriately, sensitively, and proactively.
  • Listening, appropriate use of Scripture and prayer.
  • Able to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Kind, caring, and sensitive particularly with individuals experiencing duress.
  • Demonstrated leadership and teaching skills.
  • Desire to continuously learn and serve others.
  • Honest and trustworthy, integrity for work habits and results.
  • Approachable, accessible and appreciation for one's own and other’s giftedness.
  • Able to confront and set limits, responsible, self-initiative, organized.
  • Good oral, interpersonal and written skills, high degree of professionalism.

SUMMARY OF KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Make pastoral visits and calls to congregants in their homes, hospitals, and care facilities.
  • Oversee and engage in grief support for families.
  • Staff liaison offering support and ensuring communication with our Stephen Ministry team.
  • Provide guidance and leadership to our 60+ ministry teams.
  • Work collaboratively with key staff members to ensure continuity of care for life celebrations (memorial services and weddings) and Pastoral Care related classes and events.
  • Manage care giving requests.
  • Work in collaboration with Sunday prayer teams to offer congregants and friends prayer support.
  • Occasional preaching

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION

  • Faithful follower of Jesus
  • Ordained minister preferred
  • Masters of Divinity or equivalent preferred; D Min., CPE or APC certification a plus.
  • Minimum of five years related experience in a church, hospital or other ministry setting

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have a clean, current  DMV record
  • DOJ background clearance required
  • Must adhere to and model PCC’s Safe Church policies

WORKWEEK

  • Hours can range from 18-24 per week, with flexibility required.
  • This position will be expected to participate in Sunday Worship.

Benefit: Pastoral Allowance (if qualified)

Address

Peninsula Covenant Church
3560 Farm Hill Blvd
Redwood City, California 94061

Contact

Human Resources
(650) 365-8094 EXT. 107
[email protected]

Website

wearepcc.com

Location
Redwood City, CA 94061
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
18-24
Pay rate
$30-33.50
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Networking
Pastoral
Personal Interaction
Preaching
Public Speaking
Industries
Church Ministry