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Youth and Family Pastor

Youth and Family Pastor

Company: Calvary Baptist Church
Location/Address:
72 Main Street
Toronto, Ontario , M4E 2V7
Phone: 416-691-4721

Position Description

Calvary Baptist Church, located in the Beach community of Toronto, lives to seek, know and worship God, as we represent the redeeming love of Jesus. Our church is seeking a part-time, contract youth and family pastor for a multi-generational, multi-cultural congregation of approximately 60 members. Responsibilities: The purpose of this position is to create and execute a long-term vision for youth ministry. This resource person will build our family program by developing comprehensive, well-balanced biblical instruction and programming from nursery, primary, elementary and teen levels. As well as recruiting and equipping program leaders, they will act as the lead teacher coordinating and providing teaching opportunities to other qualified adults. This person will be working in a multicultural environment and provide age-appropriate multicultural material. Programming will initially build on existing Calvary programs that have been short-staffed or underutilized, then progress to developing new programs. Specifically, we will be seeking to integrate youth ministry into all phases of church life through participation in prayers and reading, small groups, community service, etc. to create a culture that is intentionally intergenerational, striving to unite with and complement other church ministries, including music. Education: We are seeking a university graduate in studies in a related field, ideally a theological graduate or student capable of creating and executing a long-term vision for youth ministry. Skills and experience: The candidate should have direct experience working in youth, family or outreach ministry. 1. Spiritually mature individual 2. Experience in developing and/or implementing youth and family related church programs 3. Ability to connect with and relate to children and youth 4. Ability to build relationships within the church, in the broader Christian community and the church neighborhood community 5. Strong communication skills 6. Ability to work with little supervision and multiple stakeholders 7. Experience working in an environment with limited resources (creative) 8. Experience and ability to work with volunteers of all ages 9. Knowledge of Windows/MSWord/Outlook/Excel 10. Ability to work with social media and related software an asset 11. Interest in the arts (music, drama, movement, or visual arts) an asset Term: This is a one-year, part-time contract position to commence asap. Hours: 12 to 24 hours per week, comprised of four 6 hour days, or some combination of hours/days to be mutually determined Remuneration: $20 per hour Reports to: Pastor David McCleary Please submit your resume by e-mail to: calvaryonmain@bellnet.ca Attention: Youth and Family pastor position Calvary Baptist Church 72 Main Street, Toronto This position is made possible with funds from CBOQ and Toronto Baptist Ministries. We sincerely thank all applicants in advance for their interest in Calvary Baptist Church; however, only individuals who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted: January 24, 2018 | Expires: April 24, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 4862 ]