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Tyndale Youth Ministry Leadership Conference 2019 #TYMLC2019: 

Third annual two day leadership conference for individuals of all ages who work in youth ministry settings whether in the Church or the marketplace from November 15 to 16 this year. The conference will include a mixture of main and breakout sessions on topics of relevance both to youth workers and their students.

Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Company: Wismer Baptist Church
Contact Person: Pastor David Lin
180 Mingay Ave
Markham, Ontario

Position Description

Position reports to : English Pastor of Wismer Baptist Church

Purpose :

  • The Full-time English Youth Pastor is to assist in the English congregation and build up the spiritual lives of the youth through preaching, teaching, training and caring.
  • To provide strong leadership and development to the English congregation of Wismer Baptist Church
  • To carry out work as assigned by the Deacon Board and help the English Pastor and the Senior Pastor to fulfill duties or projects as requested
  • To oversee the youth of Wismer Baptist Church and alert the English Pastor and the Senior Pastor of any areas of concern

Staff Relationships:

  • Daily schedule – Maintain 6 working days a week (half day on Saturdays and Sundays) and work no less than 40 hours per week
  • Staff meetings – Attend all staff meetings and other ministry meetings and prepare to report on ministry activities. Report weekly to the English Pastor and be accountable to the Deacon Board
  • Meet one-on-one and consult with the English Pastor or the Senior Pastor on a regular basis for mentoring, prayer, evaluation and coordination
  • Cooperate fully with other church leaders for the benefit of the church

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Plan for the development of the English congregation of WBC
  • Disciple and mentor the English youth to help them become mature, healthy and devoted followers of Christ
  • Attend Timothy Fellowship (Youth). Counsel Timothy Fellowship, committees and teams by recruiting, training, encouraging and supporting brothers and sisters.
  • Participate in the Sunday School teaching and support other Sunday School teachers with training, encouragement and curriculum development
  • Plan and implement special activities like retreats, missions trips and outreach events, etc.
  • Visit brothers and sisters and provide pastoral counseling on a regular basis, especially in special situations such as sickness, hospitalization, crisis intervention, death and other situations in which they may need help or support
  • Outreach – Regularly provide opportunities for brothers and sisters in the English congregation to invite friends to church
  • Equipping – Provide brothers and sisters opportunities to be involved in serving in ministries
  • Encouragement – Help brothers and sisters in following God’s call in their lives

Other Ministry Responsibilities:

  • Provide discipleship and mentoring for our youth and adult in the English congregation
  • Communicate regularly to the English congregation about church activities
  • Keep the English Pastor informed on all ministry activities and plans
  • Demonstrate a willingness and flexibility to learn and serve in ways that will broaden the overall strengths of the pastoral team
  • Perform other duties as required

These responsibilities are a general overview of the job duties and may change as the need arises.  

Posted: October 3, 2019 | Expires: April 3, 2020
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 7374 ]