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Leader of Children & Youth Ministries

Leader of Children & Youth Ministries

Company: Benton Street Baptist Church
Contact Person: Breanna Gaudaur
Location/Address:
90 Benton Street
Kitchener, Ontario , N2G 3H4
Phone: 519-745-3792

Position Description

Benton Street Baptist Church is a thriving multi-generational, multi-cultural congregation that has had a continuous vibrant ministry in downtown Kitchener since 1851.  Its continual commitment to proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ has resulted in thousands of transformed lives locally and around the world.  A rich heritage of worshipping our Lord through music and sound biblical teaching has always been at the heart of our ministries, being led by persons who are committed spiritually and are professionally competent  to the upbuilding of the Body of Christ, His Church.

Benton Street Baptist Church is recruiting for a dynamic and engaging leader of Children and Youth Ministries.  As a key member and full time position of the Leadership Team, reporting to the Senior Pastor, the Leader of Children and Youth Ministries will provide leadership in developing, implementing, and overseeing  Biblically  based, discipleship oriented and whole family centred Children and Youth programs. This key role will support individuals in all Children and Youth programs, the volunteer staff, parents and families of those involved.

As the successful candidate, you will be gifted and have a specific call from God to Youth and Children ministries.  You will have a personal commitment to the qualities of Christian Leadership with an ability to develop and guide effective leadership teams, as well as participating within the Pastoral team, Elders and Board meetings.  

You will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree related to Children and Youth Ministry from a recognized Bible College or Seminary, or a willingness to pursue this degree while serving in this position.  In addition you will have a minimum of two years experience which demonstrates the ability to lead, execute and sustain a ministry with Youth and Children.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, Benton Street Baptist Church will be accepting resumes and cover letters in confidence from interested candidates.  To express your interest in this position, please submit your information to office@bentonstreetbaptist.org , attention: Wendell Beach, Search Committee Chair.  Requests for additional information on the role and/or confidential suggestions or nominations may also be submitted.  

Posted: April 16, 2020 | Expires: August 31, 2020
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 7878 ]