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Community Outreach Coordinator- Summer Student

Community Outreach Coordinator- Summer Student

Company: Highland Baptist Church
Contact Person: Amanda McCulloch
135 Highland Road West
Kitchener, Ontario , N2M 3B9
Phone: 519-745- 9461 x222

Position Description

Highland Baptist Church is hiring a student this summer whose main responsibilities will be in children’s ministry and summer programming. Main areas of responsibilities will include:

FunDay Summer Day Camp

Coordinate a low cost, week-long, children’s summer program, for children in our community by:

  • Planning, developing, leading and implementing the camp (July 23 – July 27)
  • Recruiting volunteers and advertising for the event

Annual Kids Summer Day Camp

Assist with a free, week-long, children’s summer program, for children in our community by:

  • Being a member of the summer camp planning team
  • Assisting with planning, programming, volunteer recruitment, training, and advertising
  • Being a program leader at the summer camp, including leading music and drama (August 20 – August 24)

Community Activities & Events for Families

Coordinate activities/events for families in our community, during our weekly community Food Truck nights:

  • Planning, implementing, and attending the events (Thursday evenings)
  • Recruiting volunteers and advertising for the events

Weekly Children’s Program

Assist with our weekly, Sunday morning children’s program by:

  • Providing programming and administrative support for the program
  • Teaching and assisting children in the program

Summer Youth Programs

Assist and/or lead a few summer youth activities by:

  • Assisting with planning weekly or monthly youth events
  • Taking part in youth activities approximately one weeknight per week
  • Providing leadership and assistance to a week-long local youth service project (August 20 – August 24)
  • Fostering relationships and community connections with youth


Assist with occasional administrative duties such as answering phones, responding to e-mails, promoting events, etc. in order to ensure that the above responsibilities are effectively carried out.

Position Information:

  • Applicants must have been enrolled in full time studies during the 2017/2018 school year and must be enrolled for full time post-secondary studies for the 2018/2019 school year.
  • Applicants must be under 30 years of age.
  • This is an eight week, thirty hour/week position, which will run from July 2 – August 24.
  • The hourly rate is $16.00.

The position will be supervised by the Associate Pastor of Children’s Ministries & Congregational Life.

To apply, please e-mail your cover letter & resume to Amanda McCulloch:

The final day to submit your resume is Thursday, May 24.

Only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

We thank all those who are interested in applying for this position.

Highland Baptist Church

135 Highland Rd W, Kitchener, ON, N2M 3B9

Posted: May 3, 2018 | Expires: May 25, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 5348 ]