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Associate Minister / Director in Christian Outreach & Education

Associate Minister / Director in Christian Outreach & Education

Company: Armour Heights Presbyterian Church
Contact Person: Rev Deb Rapport, Interim Moderator for search
105 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, Ontario , M5M 2Z9

Position Description

Armour Heights Presbyterian Church is a vibrant community of faith.  We are seeking a collaborative and creative congregational leader to join our ministry team as Associate Minister / Director in Christian Outreach & Education.

Our Position Description (below) outlines areas of focus for this position and gifts we are seeking for desired candidates.  See for information about our congregation.

Could God be calling you?  To respond, send us your resume and a statement of faith, and in a cover letter tell us why you are the right person to fulfil this position.  Send your application by email to our Interim Moderator for search:

Rev Deborah Rapport

CLOSING DATE: Please respond by February 28, 2018


Associate Minister / Director in Christian Outreach & Education

Armour Heights Presbyterian Church is seeking a collaborative and creative congregational leader to join our ministry team, with the following particular areas of focus in our shared ministry:

  1. Engaging the younger generation (children, youth, young adults and their parents) within the congregation and from the larger community around the church.
  2. Working in partnership with the ministry team to continue to integrate the younger generation into the life of the congregation and to build intergenerational community.
  3. Developing mission opportunities through partnerships with complementary community agencies, and missional outreach to the broader church and community.
  4. Taking leadership in developing inclusive intergenerational worship, activities and events, both within the congregation and as outreach within the broader community.

The ability to preach and to administer the sacraments is an asset.

The successful candidate will possess the following skill sets / talents / gifts:

  • Proven leadership and ability to build relationships, particularly with the younger generations
  • Ability to share an understanding of Christian faith with all age groups, and to hold and encourage engaging and accessible conversations about faith
  • Experience with developing inspiring worship that includes others in leadership and in ways that promote growth in their spirituality and faith
  • Ability to engage the faith of others through drama and music
  • Commitment to lead while collaborating in a team with other ministry staff and other congregational leaders
  • Experience in developing, initiating, and sustaining programs
  • Capacity to build energy and community around one’s own leadership
  • Flexibility, adaptability, creativity, resourcefulness and initiative to lead within a shared ministry
  • Commitment to personal spiritual growth

To fill this full-time position Armour Heights is seeking an ordained minister, a minister able to be ordained, a diaconal minister, or a person with equivalent training and experience in a faith community.

Posted: February 6, 2018 | Expires: February 28, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 4911 ]