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Children-Youth Pastoral Intern

Children-Youth Pastoral Intern

Company: Toronto Mandarin Chinese Community Church
Contact Person: Pastoral Search Committee
2230 Birchmount Road
Scarborough, Ontario , M1T 2M2

Position Description

Position of Children & Youth Pastor Intern 

Toronto Mandarin Chinese Community Church (TMCCC) was formally established in 1996, and is a member of the Association of Christian Evangelical Ministries (ACEM). A church in the Scarborough Agincourt community, utilizes both English and Mandarin languages, highlights the glorious beauty of Christ Jesus as our mission to love God, love people, serve Christ, and preach the gospel. Currently, our Children Ministry serves approximately 60 children ranging from toddlers to 12-year-olds; and our Youth Ministry serves approximately 20 youths from grades 7 and up. We are blessed to have a team of lay leaders and helpers serving in this ministry. As this ministry continues to grow, we are seeking a Pastoral Intern to assist in this ministry, to provide spiritual and organizational leadership, and lead more children and youths to know and passionately follow Jesus.

Position Description

• Endeavor to understand and work within the direction and vision, values, goals and purpose of TMCCC Children and Youth Ministry

• Teach Biblical truths to our children and youths

• Help implement ministry programs for children and youths, including (but not limited to):

o Sunday Junior Worship

o Children and Youth Sunday School

o Children and Youth Fellowship Friday

• Work on expanding our curriculum and resources for teaching

• Participate in the planning and executing of events such as Summer Vacation Bible School, Christmas program, Easter, Halloween alternative (Harvest Party) and others

• Join our visitation team – visit and care for children and youths and their families

• Work in partnership with parents to guide children and youths in their spiritual formation in both the home and church

• Serve alongside with the Children Ministry Committee to equip leaders:

o Help recruit and conduct training for Sunday school teachers and volunteers

o Mentor youth leaders

Requirements and Qualifications

• Has a calling to serve in Children and Youth Ministry –and– either holds a degree or is working towards a degree from an accredited Bible college preferred

• Mature, godly Christian with a deep love for God

• Holds and models the characters of Christ (characters like love, joy, honesty, integrity, godliness, humility, trustworthiness)

• Has a good knowledge of Christian foundational doctrines and is able to teach the Bible soundly

• Has a love for children and youths and endeavors to spend time to know them and care for them

• Has a passion in wanting to see children and youths come to know Christ and grow in their relationship with the Lord

• Can mentor and lead our children and youths according to biblical principles

• Humble and teachable

• Able to work with the Pastoral team, ministry committees and youth leaders to build up our ministry

• Exhibit integrity, responsibility, enthusiasm, creativity, friendliness, care towards God’s work and God’s people

• Is accountable in managing his/her time productively without needing much supervision

• Licensed to drive in Ontario preferred and has access to a vehicle is an asset

Please submit your resume with a cover letter stating a brief description of yourself and ministry experience to TMCCC Pastoral Search Committee at Deadline for application is May 30, 2019.

Posted: May 3, 2018 | Renewed: December 24, 2018 | Expires: June 23, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 5357 ]