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Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Company: Kilcona Park Alliance Church
Contact Person: Bruce Adams
1977 Norris Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba , R2G 4C1
Position Description

Job Title: Pastor of Youth

Location: Kilcona Park Alliance Church

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Ministry Overview

Kilcona Park Alliance Church is a multi-staffed church of 400, that adopts this vision prayer “Oh God, we long for you. Come transform us to be a Christ Centered, Spirit Empowered, Mission Focused community, multiplying disciples everywhere.” We are inviting applications for a full time position ‘Pastor of Youth’. The successful candidate will provide key pastoral and program oversight of Kilcona’s grade 7 through 12 ministries and also assist other staff in ministry as part of the pastoral team..

Key Areas of Responsibility

1. Youth Ministries (Grade 7-12)

• Provide vision, leadership, and oversight for the growth of Kilcona’s Youth


• Develop and articulate a clear vision for the future of this ministry

• Develop weekly ministries to assist youth to be disciples of Christ and servants of

his church

• Build, empower and mentor a team of leaders dedicated to leading and assisting

with the youth ministries

• Coordinate larger events for community outreach and kingdom building with youth

which could include youth retreats, outreach nights and mission trips

• Maintain regular ministry communication and collaboration with youth parents and

leaders, and lead meetings with both these groups

• Cultivate intergenerational relationships and ministry between youth and the larger

church body

• Oversee youth blog, social media and corresponding web pages as a youth

ministry tool

2. Pastoral Care

• Provide pastoral care for youth, and their families

• Assist with developing intentional mentoring connections between youth and other

Christians in order to further one to one discipling

3. Other Church Ministries

• Assist with the preaching and teaching ministry as requested

• Further ministry roles to be determined by the successful candidate’s passions and

the congregation’s ministry needs

Qualifications & Experience

1. Personal Character

• The candidate will be a passionate follower of Jesus and will be committed to a

life-style of worship and enthusiastic faith

• The candidate will understand the calling of the Spirit-filled life characterized by

personal holiness and spiritual giftedness

• The candidate will exhibit an engaging and confident personality with strong

interpersonal skills

• The candidate will be a self-starter, capable of taking initiative and articulating

vision with those in their ministry leadership

2. Call to Ministry

• The candidate will possess a clear call to pastoral ministry with particular passion

and vision for student ministries

• The candidate will be a team player, committed to developing leaders and ministry


• The candidate will be required to gain licensing for ministry within the Christian and

Missionary Alliance denomination in Canada prior to employment

3. Education and Experience

• The candidate will possess a Bible school education or equivalent and

demonstrate a willingness to be a life-long learner

• Previous experience in student and pastoral ministries will be considered an asset

• Familiarity with the use of technology as a tool to assist ministry will be a preferred


Accountability and Expectations

1. The successful Candidate will be accountable to the Elders Board through the Lead


2. The successful Candidate should be available to start ministry in the fall of 2017

3. The compensation package will be determined by the successful candidate’s

qualifications and experience

Closing Date

June 30, 2017

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, including their personal philosophy of

ministry to:

Bruce Adams, Lead Pastor

Kilcona Park Alliance Church

1977 Norris Road

Winnipeg, MB, R2G 4C1

(204) 222-7384

Posted: May 31, 2017  |  Expires: August 29, 2017
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 4103 ]