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Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Company: Trinity Baptist Church
22550 Twp Road 530
Sherwood Park, Alberta
Phone: 780-464-4040

Position Description

Trinity Baptist Church

Youth Pastor Opportunity


Trinity Baptist Church is located in Sherwood Park, Alberta which is an active and very family-focused suburb just outside of Edmonton. More information can be found at We are a 42-year old faith-filled worshipping community with an average attendance of 300 including youth and children. Pastoral staff is presently comprised of a Lead Pastor (5th year), an Associate Pastor of Children and Family Ministries (7th year), and an Associate Pastor of Worship Arts (2nd year). Trinity Baptist Church is affiliated with the Canadian Baptists of Western Canada. Please visit


We are seeking a full-time Youth Pastor to provide leadership for our growing and vibrant youth ministry to grades 7 to 12, and a pastoral connection to our young adults. This position includes work with a wide range of people groups including parents, leaders, staff, and those in the community. This position involves the practical and spiritual aspects of youth ministry, as well as other church leadership opportunities depending on giftedness (e.g. worship leadership, preaching, missions trips).


Ensure youth ministry is functioning in an effective, focused manner
Plan and implement weekly youth activities and special events

Mentor, train, and disciple youth leaders and youth ministry volunteers
Develop bible-based curriculum and teaching materials
Cultivate caring relationships with youth, leaders, and parents
Coordinate outreach to youth in Strathcona County

Participate in staff meetings
Assume general pastoral responsibilities as required


Our desired candidate will have a calling to long-term youth ministry, and will possess excellent organizational abilities, integrity and strong Christian character. Diverse relational skills are a must, as is an ability to inspire and lead others.


Have a vital and committed faith in Jesus Christ
Must have post secondary education, preferably Bible College (B.A., B.R.E., M.Div.) or significant ministry experience
Previous Youth ministry experience is preferable
Have a passion for ministry, a godly example, and a strong ability to relate to youth
Align with Trinity Baptist’s ministry direction, culture, and theological position
Meet all safety requirements as required by Trinity Baptist Church, including a valid driver’s license and transportation.
Be prepared to proceed toward the appropriate credentialing of Canadian Baptists of Western Canada (CBWC)
Be an effective small group teacher, planner, and motivator
Be a self-initiating, energetic, and outgoing visionary, possessing strong leadership and relational skills
Have basic computer and social media skills



Please forward a complete resume (including statement of beliefs, conversion, and sense of call), cover letter, Ministry Information Profile (available at, and the names of three references to:

Jeff Gullacher, Lead Pastor

Karen Ingram, Search Committee Chair

Trinity Baptist Church, 22550 Twp. Rd. 530, Sherwood Park, AB T8A 4T7




The deadline for submission of applications is April 15, 2018 (or until filled).  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Trinity Baptist Church does not differentiate between candidates on the basis of gender, race, age, or marital status.



Posted: March 5, 2018 | Expires: April 16, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 5047 ]