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Director of Children's Ministries

Director of Children's Ministries

Company: Timothy Eaton Memorial Church
Contact Person: Search Committee
230 St. Clair Avenue West
Toronto, Ontario , M4V 1R5
Phone: 4169255977
Position Description

At Timothy Eaton Memorial Church (a congregation of The United Church of Canada) we proclaim our faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour in services of worship where God's word is preached and the sacraments are celebrated. We are dedicated to passing on the Christian faith to younger generations and to providing learning opportunities in the Christian way of life for all persons. We continually support one another through pastoral care and group activities which provide opportunities for Christian service and develop expressions of Christian friendship.

We are currently seeking to fill two part-time positions**:

Director of Children’s Ministries (20 Hours per week, including Sunday mornings**): The goal of the Children’s Ministries at TEMC is to see children grow in their faith in Jesus Christ, and to encourage continued spiritual growth throughout their formative years. The Director of Children’s Ministries will implement effective programs for children (nursery school through Grade 6) to nurture spiritual growth and loving relationships, and to lead our children to develop their own relationship with Jesus Christ. Ultimately, the desire is to see children continue into youth programs and become active participants in the body of Christ.

The suitable person for this position will:

  • Have a solid commitment to Christ and the Church, and a growing personal faith
  • Have a love for people and relate well to children and their parents
  • Have an interest in helping children to grow spiritually
  • Have a University level education, specializing in Christian Ministries, Biblical Studies or Education, or another related field
  • Have experience working with children, preferably in a church environment
  • Be responsible, respectful, professional, confidential, and conscientious
  • Work well in a fast-paced team environment
  • Exercise good judgement
  • Have an eye for excellence and give attention to detail

** The Director of Youth Ministries and Director of Children’s Ministries positions could potentially be filled by one person in a full time capacity.

Deadline for applications is Monday October 23, 2017.

For more information, or to submit an application, please send an email to indicating which position(s) you are applying for.

Posted: October 11, 2017  |  Expires: October 31, 2017
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 4495 ]