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Tyndale Preaching Conference 2020: 

Join us on April 28, 2020 for our annual Preaching Conference. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mary Hulst. Theme: Preaching with Millennials and Gen Z in Mind. Workshops by Tyndale Faculty Gary V. Nelson, Helen Noh, Narry Santos, Rebecca Idestrom, James T. Robertson, Marilyn Draper, and Daniel Wong. Tickets available online. Early bird deadline is March 23, 2020.

Chaplain - Part-time

Chaplain - Part-time

Company: New Horizons Tower
Contact Person: Sylvia Teasdale
1140 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario , M6H 4E6
Phone: 416-536-6111

Position Description

Reports To: Executive Director

Purpose: This position is responsible for providing spiritual and emotional support to all residents


  • Must have a calm, respectful and pleasant manner toward residents and staff.
  • Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Must be a self-starter with organizational abilities.
  • Must be a caring person who seeks to maintain the dignity and integrity of individuals and demonstrates a mature perspective on, and appreciation for, life styles of the current resident population
  • Must be trustworthy and able to keep confidentiality

Major Responsibilities:

  • Support visits with residents who are in the hospital or in rehab
  • Connect with all residents and establish rapport with those who are seeking spiritual support.
  • Run a weekly devotional and discussion and be able to adjust approach and content for maximum benefit
  • Coordinate with the Director of Resident Services and Community Life staff to plan and participate in certain programs, such as memorial services, the Remembrance Day Ceremony and quarterly “Crossroads” programs, discussing various topics with residents.
  • Short and relevant write-ups for the Easter and Christmas Resident Tower Talk.


  • Must have recognized biblical training
  • Previous experience providing spiritual care to the elderly. Eg. Retirement home, Long term care.
Posted: February 5, 2020 | Expires: March 6, 2020
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 7722 ]