Job Openings


New Castle Presbytery, energized and excited to serve its congregations in new ways,  is seeking a diverse pool of  applicants for its newly created Connectional Presbyter position. A far reaching reorganization of our structure and Presbytery staffing to better support the mission of congregations is ready for implementation in 2018. 

The Connectional Presbyter will:
       * connect us to our system of governance as Stated Clerk. 
       *connect with ministers of Word and Sacrament and elders through work with Committee on Ministers and Congregation, and by providing pastoral support.
       * connect with the larger church, particularly as an advocate and agent for clergy recruitment.


Interested elders and ministers of the Word and Sacrament with experience related to the work of COM and possessing a leadership style that fosters trust, respect, flexibility and openness  are encouraged to read further the Connectional Presbyter position description that can be found on the Presbytery website at

We welcome and encourage minorities to apply; an effective salary of $60,000 to  $80,000 and benefits will be negotiated. The first term of service will be for five years.

The Connectional Presbyter Search Committee anticipates filling the position in the first quarter of 2018 and asks that online applications arrive at  no later than Friday, October 20, 2017.