Senior Pastor

Salem Baptist Church

Jersey City, NJ 07304

Denomination: Baptist - American

Category: Senior Pastor, Lead Pastor

Church Size: 100 - 250

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: September 20, 2023

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Senior Pastor


We are seeking to hire a full-time pastor that will serve alongside the elders and deacon board. The pastor shall be responsible for preaching, teaching, overseeing evangelistic efforts and provide leadership to equip and encourage the congregation for continued service in the Lord. 

Job Requirements: 

- Preach and teach the Word of God faithfully, communicating it to the congregation in love. 

- Work with the leadership of the church to provide spiritual oversight of the church's ministry 

- Work with the leadership of the church to plan and organize evangelistic events 

- Work with the church leadership to prayerfully grow and develop strategic goals to 

support the mission and vision of the church 

- Responsible for the administration of the ordinances of the church, which include 

baptism & communion 

- Shepherd the body with love and care, seeking their spiritual flourishment 

- Oversee the pastoral care needs of the congregation as necessary. This includes 

hospital visitation, nursing home visits, counseling, weddings and funerals. 

- Work with the church leadership to equip the congregation to carry out their 

respective functions in the body. 

- Responsible for conducting up 4 weekly services as determined by the leadership of 

the church 


Job Qualifications:

Minimum Academic Qualifications: The candidate must be licensed and ordained; a Bachelor's Degree with emphasis in Biblical Studies from an accredited college/university/seminary  

Position Information:

Job Title:
Senior Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
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Church Size:
100 - 250

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Contact Name:
Carolyn Dawkins
50 Clinton Ave
Jersey City
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