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Children Ministry Coordinator

Children Ministry Coordinator

Company: Markham Chinese Baptist Church
Contact Person: Deacon Richard Wong
Location/Address:
9580 Woodbine Avenue
Markham, Ontario , L6C 1H8
Phone: 9058876222

Position Description

  • Job Type - Full-time
  • Permanent - Yes
  • Job Language (e.g., English, Spanish): English
  • Posting end date - Until further notice

Brief Job Description

Work within a team setting to coordinate activities in our growing Young Life Division (YLD) ministries, with a focus on children from birth to grade 6.

Overview of Church and Community

Currently the church has a team of pastoral staff and 1100+ congregants across four Divisions: English (200+ people), Mandarin (200+ people), Cantonese (550+ people) and Young Life Division (150+ people). The church is strategically situated next to Hwy 404 between Major Mackenzie Drive E. and 16th Avenue in a residential area developed over the past 20 years and is expanding into the north with predominately Asian origin.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Report to Children Pastor (or Senior Pastor in the absence of the Children Pastor)
  • Coordinate various Children Ministry activities with volunteers
  • Assist with recruiting and training volunteers and summer students
  • Handle administrative and organizational needs and processes including incoming and outgoing communications (calls, emails, mailings, announcement requests, scheduling, budgets, etc.).
  • Provide assistance to preachers and Sunday School teachers on Sunday mornings
  • Assist with children programs for fellowship/small groups
  • Assist with special events including VBC and Fall Festival
  • Purchase ministry supplies as requested
  • Prepare Children’s Ministry program/event materials
  • Assist with child registration process
  • Maintain a volunteer list with up-to-date police check
  • Attend prayer meetings and ministry meetings

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • With calling from God and with strong passion to serve in the body of Christ
  • Theological education is an asset
  • Children ministry experience in North America of similar church size and culture preferred
  • Excellent communication skills in English. Knowledge of Chinese is an asset
  • Strong computer and technological skills

Contact Information

Deacon Richard Wong
YLDHiring@mcbc.com
Church Phone Number: 905-887-6222

NB: People with disabilities are welcome and will be accommodated upon successful selection.

Posted: November 22, 2019 | Expires: May 22, 2020
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 7524 ]