Ministerial vacancies

This table shows ministerial vacancies as advised to Assembly Office. To inform us of a vacancy or of a change to a listing, please email Margaret Fawcett. Entries that are new or have been changed within the past month are in blue. If you are a foreign minister looking to take part in an exchange to New Zealand, please read this information. Ministers from other denominations interested in reception can find information here.

Parish Call Convenor Notes Vacant

Northern

       
Clevedon F/T Margaret Anne Lowe Sole Charge 4/14
Tuakau Unio Church 50% Alistaire Hall Sole Charge 7/13

Kaimai

       
Hamilton - Fairfield Presbyterian Church F/T Ron Bennett Sole Charge 5/13
Otorohanga - St David's Presbyterian Church F/T David Gordon Sole Charge 11/13
Rotorua District Presbyterian Church F/T Chris Barnard 2 Associate Ministers, part of Ministry Team 7/13
St Clare's Co-Operating Parish P/T .75% Alastair McBride Sole Charge includes 10 hours chaplaincy (aged care) 11/13
Tirau Co-operating Church F/T  Rev Murray Lambert Sole Charge 10/12

Gisborne - Hawkes Bay

       

Taranaki

       

Manawatu Wanganui

       
Dannevirke Presbyterian Parish F/T Phillip Bettany
Silvia Purdie
Sole Charge 03/11
Palmerston North - St David's Presbyterian Church F/T Ken Wall
Silvia Purdie
Sole Charge 06/11
Palmerston North - St Mark's & St Andrews Presbyterian Church F/T Christopher Purdie Sole Charge 2/14
Wanganui - St Andrew's Presbyterian Church F/T Steve Jourdain Sole Charge 09/13
Wanganui - St James Presbyterian   Rev John Peill   05/10

Wairarapa

       

Wellington

       
Otaki Waikanae Presbyterian Church F/T Boyd DunlopSue Fenton Sole Charge 12/12
The Cook Islands Presbyterian Church 50% Rev Les Solomona Sole Charge  03/09
St Timothy's Titahi Bay 50% Neil Johnston Sole Charge 1/14

Nelson-Marlborough

       
Stoke - St Andrew's Presbyterian Church 50% Robert McPhail Stated Supply 4/13

Christchurch

       

Ashburton

       

South Canterbury

       
Temuka - Trinity Presbyterian Chruch
F/T Rev Ian Hyslop Sole Charge 08/10

Southern

       
East Taieri Church 50% David MacKenzie Pastor for FUEL 11/12
East Taieri Church F/T Peter Cheyne Associate Minister 6/13
Flagstaff Community Church, Dunedin F/T Tokerau Joseph Sole Charge 08/10
Invercargill - St David's Presbyterian Church F/T Rev Heather Kennedy Sole Charge 03/10

Chaplaincy

       
New Zealand Defence Force F/T & P/T chaplains@nzdf.mil.nz Regular force & reservist positions 06/13
Presbyterian Support Central F/T Denise.Weir@psc.org.nz Chaplain-Longview/Aotea/Cashmere-Johnsonville/Tawa 1/14

The following abbreviations are used:
FT: Full time ministry position available
0.5, 0.66 etc: Part time ministry position available, number indicates size of position, e.g. 0.5 = 50% or half-time
CV: Co-operating Venture

Please note that only ministers from the Presbyterian Church or from Churches with whom we have a reciprocal agreement may apply for vacant parishes within the Presbyterian Church. Ministers from other churches may be appointed to short-term, stated supply roles or seek reception to the ministerial roll of the Presbyterian Church.  For information on criteria for stated supply or reception please email Margaret Fawcett.

Lumsden Balfour Kingston

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