The Stated Clerk is an officer of the Synod of the Covenant who helps all levels of the church to live into more faithful and effective ways of doing ministry, using Presbyterian polity to guide churches, presbyteries, and the Synod to the best means of accomplishing their ministry goals.  The Administrative Commission (AC) is seeking strong candidates for this paid quarter-time position to partner with other Synod staff and presbytery leadership.

Click here for a job description.  You will notice that the Stated Clerk must reside within the bounds of the Synod and will need to be available to travel to the Synod offices in the Detroit area up to two days a month, plus other designated meetings which would be held in person in the future.  The term for this position will conclude when the Administrative Commission’s work is over (likely some time in 2021) and the new clerk will be eligible for election by the reinstated Synod assembly. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and a resume or Personal Information Form (and address any questions) to  The AC will begin reviewing applicants on 8/3/20.