First Pres currently has the following positions available:

Director of Children’s Ministry | Elementary, K-5th Grade (full time position)

Do you have a passion for children and their families? Do you have a desire to see children come to know Christ and be discipled in knowing, loving, and serving Him? Are you convinced that equipping parents and family is a core part of ministering to children? Are you a person who loves to build teams of people and equip them for ministry and service? Do you love working collaboratively on a team of professionals, and are you a servant-leader and a team player? Do you resonate with Reformed theology and feel comfortable in a Presbyterian context? Then we encourage you to apply for the open position on our church staff of Director of Elementary Children’s Ministry.

Director of Children’s Ministry Job Description


Interested qualified candidates should send the following to Amy Carlan:
• Cover Letter of interest
• Resume and References
• Statement about your journey of faith (how you came to know and follow Christ)
• Personal Statement of Faith (theological beliefs)
• Statement on your Philosophy of Children’s Ministry

Summer Internships

For the 2018 Summer Ministry season, we are seeking three interns—two to serve in Youth Ministries and one to serve in Worship Arts concentrating on production and design. For more information and to apply, please click on links below. Applications are due April 2.

Summer Internship Description Summer Internship Application

First Presbyterian Church is located in downtown Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
We’re a community of believers who rely on the Triune God’s grace and the promises of God’s Word.

We are a spiritual family on mission to
Encounter Jesus
Experience Grace
Grapple with Scripture
Serve our Neighbors, and
Invest in the future church
…all for the glory of God!

In our church you’ll find a blend of contemporary (ancient/modern) and traditional, current and historical, looking within and reaching outward. We have 1400 members with an average worship attendance of 650.