Convenerships

APPOINTMENT OF CONVENERS OF GENERAL ASSEMBLY COUNCILS 

Applications are invited for the convenerships of the following General Assembly Councils within the structures of the General Assembly, to take up post immediately following General Assembly, June 2023: 

  • Council for Congregational Life and Witness
  • Council for Training in Ministry 

The Convener of a Council is appointed by and responsible to the General Assembly for the work remitted to the Council.  He/she should write and present the report to the Assembly and answer questions on it.  He/she is responsible for leading the thinking of the Council on issues of policy and strategy.

These positions are open to ministers, elders and communicant members of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland.

Application forms may be downloaded here.


Further information can be obtained from the Deputy Clerk, David Allen, at the email address below or by telephone: +44 (0)28 9041 7204.


Applications, using the pro-forma, should be forwarded no later than 5pm on Friday, 25 November 2022 to the Deputy Clerk by: 


APPOINTMENT OF CONVENERS OF GENERAL ASSEMBLY COMMITTEES 

Applications are invited for the convenerships of the following General Assembly Committees to take up post immediately following General Assembly, June 2023: 

  • The State Education Committee under the Council for Public Affairs
  • The Ministerial Studies & Development Committee under the Council for Training in Ministry
  • The Reception of Ministers & Licentiates Committee under the Council for Training in Ministry
  • The Older People Services Committee under the Council for Social Witness

These positions are open to ministers, elders and communicant members of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland. 

Application forms may be downloaded here.
 

Further information can be obtained from the Deputy Clerk, David Allen, at the email address below or by telephone: +44 (0)28 9041 7204.


Applications, using the pro-forma, should be forwarded no later than 5pm on Friday, 25 November 2022 to the Deputy Clerk by: 

email: deputyclerk@presbyterianireland.org

or post: The Deputy Clerk, Assembly Buildings, 2-10 Fisherwick Place, Belfast BT1 6DW. 

 

 

 

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