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Info About Opportunity
The Trinity Presbyterian Church in Berwyn, PA, in Donegal Presbytery, is looking for a Transitional Pastor for a three-quarter to full-time position. The position will begin as soon after December 1, 2019 as possible.
The successful applicant will be an ordained Presbyterian (PCUSA) Teaching Elder or a pastor from a Formula of Agreement denomination. Transitional/Interim Training and experience in transitional ministry is required.
This position likely will be for a period of up to six months, while the congregation searches for a new pastor. The transitional pastor will be prohibited from applying for the next installed pastor position.
Compensation will be negotiated from presbytery minimum. Benefits are negotiable depending upon the situation and mileage reimbursement is included at the standard IRS rate. The contract will be negotiated with the Session, in consultation with the Donegal Presbytery's Connecting our Ministries Commission. The length of the contract will include a 60-day termination notification on either side.
How to Apply
Personal Information Forms (PIFs) should be sent to the Executive Presbyter, the Rev. Dr. Erin S. Cox-Holmes, at and to the chair of the Transitional Pastor Search Team, Stephen Fenwick, at .
Please feel free to contact either of them with any questions about the position. The Transitional Pastor Search Committee will be in touch with applicants with whom they wish to arrange interviews. The position will be open until it is filled. Those who are interested are encouraged to apply immediately, as the search is currently active.