Assistant Pastor of Care & Counseling

Date Posted: February 2, 2024
Hours Per Week: 40
Park Cities Presbyterian Church
Dallas, TX, USA
Job Type: Adult Pastor,Counselor
Other Details

Pastor of Care & Counseling:  Purpose of the position is to shepherd the congregation of PCPC, care for church members, and lead PCPC’s Care and Counseling Ministries.

Responsibilities include:

  • Giving leadership to influence and cultivating a healthy culture of soul care in PCPC’s church body.
  • Providing pastoral care and counseling for members and the community.
  • Supervising and leading six direct reports (including four pastors).
  • Overseeing the execution and integration of Care and Counseling Lay Ministry Teams.
  • Overseeing and establishing best practices for Pastor on Call Ministry.

The Pastor of Care & Counseling will also preach, teach, assist in worship services, perform baptisms, communion, weddings, and memorial services as needed.


  • College degree and seminary degree required.
  • Counseling training highly desired.
  • Must meet all requirements set forth in the Book of Church Order for the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA).
  • Eight plus years of executive leadership and pastoral experience necessary.
  • Must be ministry driven and have the education required by the PCA.
  • Must be an experienced counselor and organizational leader.
  • Should possess a shepherd’s heart.
  • Must be team oriented, adept in training leaders, and able to inspire shared vision.

This is a regular, benefit eligible, full-time (40 hrs/wk), exempt position (not eligible for overtime).

For the full job description, check out our PCPC website at https://careers.pcpc.org.

How To Apply

Please email resumes and any questions to [email protected].