Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

First Presbyterian Church is staffed by a dedicated and hardworking group of ordained and lay employees. Our full-time and part-time staff enjoy a kind, caring and Christ-filled work environment. If you are interested in seeking employment at First Presbyterian Church, please see positions available below.

First Presbyterian Church of Nashville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on any characteristic or status protected by federal, state or local law.  The Church will continue to employ committed members of the Christian Church in jobs connected with the performance of its religious activities and programs.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of all pre-employment screening and submission of all required pre-employment documentation.  Pre-employment screening includes criminal and National Sex Offender Registry background checks.  Depending on the position, a credit check may also be requested.

Positions Currently Available:


Pastor/Head of Staff
Working under the general direction of the Session, the Pastor and Head of Staff provides the theological reflection, vision and leadership to the life of the ministry of First Presbyterian Church. The Pastor and Head of Staff offers this vision and leadership to all members of the congregation, its officers and staff. Areas of responsibility include Preaching and Worship, Pastoral Care, Teaching and Study, Communication, Leadership, Meetings and Governance, Staff Coaching and Nurture, as well as Service to the Larger Church and Community. Click here to read the full job description. Click here to view our church’s MIF form.

Senior Accountant
Under the supervision of the Lead Accountant, the Senior Accountant will perform assigned accounting duties as part of the First Presbyterian Church of Nashville finance team in order to accomplish the department objectives of having a professional finance department of the highest standards, supporting our staff and congregation.  Click here to read the complete job description.  To apply, email cover letter with salary expectations and resume to Mike Crout, Church Administrator, at mcrout@fpcnashville.org.

The Early Preschool at First Presbyterian Church Nashville
We are now accepting applications for part-time Early Childhood Educators for the 2019/2020 school year. Experience with and knowledge of NAEYC standards, TN Stars Assessment, Handwriting Without Tears, and Emergent Curriculum is desired. Teaching positions are 3 and 5 days/week, school year position, 8:30 A.M. – 2:45 P.M. Substitute teachers also needed. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and current resume to EP Director, Brenda Lutz, at blutz@fpcnashville.org.

Oak Hill Day Camp Staff and Counselors
If you are looking for open positions at Oak Hill Day Camp, click here to view those open positions.

General Inquiries:


For general inquiries about an interest not listed above, please email our paper application along with your resume and cover letter to mcrout@fpcnashville.org.

Volunteer Opportunities:


If you are interested in volunteer opportunities at First Presbyterian Church, click here to find out more.

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