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Next Generations Pastor

Next Generations Pastor

Company: Cornerstone Baptist Church
Contact Person: Pastor Phil Woodworth
Location/Address:
c/o Cornerstone Baptist Church, 9 Cornerstone Drive
Cornwall, Prince Edward Island , C0A 1H8
Phone: 902-892-1001
Position Description

Next Generations Pastor Job Description

www.cornerstonebaptist.ca

Cornwall, Prince Edward Island

Purpose

The Next Generations Pastor exists to assist parents in the spiritual formation of their children, youth and young adults by providing programs and engaging in relationships where all those being ministered to will be encouraged to live and love like Jesus.  

Cornerstone Baptist Church is currently ministering to approx. 160 - 200 individuals between the ages of 0 & 25 across our three sites (Cornwall, Stratford & Montague).  The focus of the ministry will take place out of the Cornwall site (approx. 80% of our children & youth attend here).   

If you are interested in developing this ministry in the context of a great team and church please email Pastor Phil at pastorphil@cornerstonebaptist.ca      

3 Main Focuses

Vision

  • Keep evaluating the ministry programs and make changes as needed.
  • Dream / Implement ways to reach more children & teens.

Training & Support

  • Have a core team of people you pour into often.
  • Find the volunteers needed to staff the different ministry programs

Communication

  • Keep the Lead Pastor in the know of ministry direction.
  • Celebrate the wins in the ministry with the church at large.

3 Areas Of Responsibility  

Grade 7-12 (Primarily Cornwall)

Weekly  

  • One gathering a month is to be out of our Stratford site (church wide).

Grade 4-6

Monthly  

  • These monthly gatherings are to be based from the Cornwall site

Youth / Adults (17-25)

Biannual   

  • These can take place from any of our sites or off site locations (ex. Camp Seggie).

Job Details

  • Accountable to the Lead Pastor
  • Networking with other youth pastors in the Greater Charlottetown Area   
  • Youth Ministry budget   
  • Ministry is to be highly relational (Teens & Parents)
  • Be a support to Children’s Ministry & Nursery Directors in Cornwall 
  • Explore opportunities to implement children & youth in Sunday worship services (drama / music etc)

Qualifications

  • Personal agreement with the doctrinal position of Cornerstone Baptist Church
  • A Masters of Divinity degree is preferred
  • Prior experience in youth or family ministry
  • Demonstration of sound management in personal relationships and financial affairs
  • Demonstration of a commitment to living Jesus’ way
  • Self-motivated with a gift of leadership and managerial skills to plan ahead
  • A love and passion for children, youth and families
  • Able to teach youth and children in a way that is relevant
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

Working Conditions

  • This position is full time
  • This position will require significant time spent during the evenings and weekends

Please note:  To offset the workload in the evenings and weekends there will added down times through the day

  • The individual who fills this position is expected to become a member of Cornerstone
  • The individual who fills this position is expected to live within the greater Charlottetown area  
  • A continuing education plan is a fundamental expectation

If you are interested in developing this ministry in the context of a great team and church please email Pastor Phil at pastorphil@cornerstonebaptist.ca    

Note: Although it is or desire to have this position filled by September 1st we realize that this may not be possible and as such, may extent the closing date.

 

Posted: June 6, 2017  |  Expires: September 4, 2017
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 4125 ]