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Children & Youth Coordinator

Children & Youth Coordinator

Company: EastRidge Church
Location/Address:
12485 Tenth Line
Stouffville, Ontario

Position Description

Purpose Statement

To participate in the creation of safe and fun environments for children & youth to experience a growing relationship with Jesus Christ through partnerships with volunteers and families.

Responsibilities:

  • Time will be split between Children: 50% & Youth: 50%
  • Manage the deployment of all Children’s & Youth curriculum and midweek programs
  • Oversee all aspects of two Summer Camps (VBC & Sports Camp)
  • Recruit, train and deploy Children & Youth volunteers at EastRidge, making sure all Health & Safety and Child Protection Policies & Procedures are adhered to
  • Continue to develop and support an increasingly healthy EastRidge Children & Youth volunteer culture
  • Design new strategies to create a welcoming environment for new families
  • Collaboratively plan and implement church-wide events (Special Seasonal Gatherings-Christmas, Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day)
  • Anything else assigned from time to time by the Lead Pastor

To be successful in this role, you will be:

  • Accountable
  • A Good Communicator
  • Organized
  • Resourceful
  • A Team Player

Qualifications:

  • A degree/diploma in Children’s Ministry/Youth Ministry/Biblical Studies is preferred or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years working experience or 5 years volunteer experience in Children or Youth Ministry
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, customer service, and problem-solving skills
  • Proven leadership skills & have experience in public speaking
  • Must complete a background check
  • A clear and committed Christian

Weekly Schedule:

  • 20 hours per week [May to August]
  • 40 hours per week [September & on]

Deadline to apply: June 30, 2019

To apply, send resume and cover letter to: jobs[at]eastridge.ca

Thanks to all those who are interested, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Posted: April 23, 2019 | Expires: June 30, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 6738 ]