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Assistant Director of Family and Children Ministries

Assistant Director of Family and Children Ministries

Company: North York (Chinese) Baptist Church
Contact Person: Denise Lau (Coordinator) / Hannah Lam (Secretary)
685 Sheppard Ave East, North York,
Toronto, Ontario , M2K 1B6

Position Description

Purpose of Position:

The person of this position is responsible for the spiritual growth of children. This person works closely with the Director of Family and Children Ministries to develop, implement, and administer the ministry plan for the children of the church.

Position reports to: Director of Family and Children Ministries

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Director of Family and Children Ministries to develop a ministry plan for the Family and Children Ministries.
  • Implement the plan to help the children to grow in Christ from infant to Grade 6.
  • Build up a team for the Family and Children Ministries. Recruit and develop ministry members and volunteers. Maintain regular training and support for them.
  • Administer, coordinate, and execute children programs, which include children junior worship, Sunday school, Vacation Bible School (VBS), and other church activities for children as assigned.
  • Work closely with the Director of Family and Children Ministries to provide pastoral care to the children and their families. Maintain a good relationship with the parents and children. Provide biblical family life education and parenting.
  • Work closely with the Director of Family and Children Ministries to develop and implement a strategy for outreaching and assimilating new families and children.
  • Select or develop biblical teaching curriculums for Sunday school and other church programs.
  • Provide and ensure a safe environment in the church for the children (Plan to Protect).

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Born-again Christian with genuine faith and spiritual maturity in Christ.
  • Passion to minister to children and build them up in the Lord.
  • Demonstrated experience working with children in a leadership capacity.
  • Graduation from an accredited Bible College, Theological Seminary, or equivalent postsecondary training in Family and Children Ministries
  • Strong administration, organizational, communication (verbal and written), and execution skills.
  • Strong team builder and team player. Strong people skills.
  • Fluency and proficiency in English. Knowledge of Chinese is an asset.
  • Creative and dynamic. Capable of handling sudden and unexpected incidents in children programs in the church.
  • Musical abilities would be an asset.
  • Recognizing that this role is integral to the Church’s overall faith and practice, the incumbent must agree to abide by the Church’s Bylaws and policies, including but not limited to the Ethical Conduct Policy and the Non-Harassment Policy, be subject to the Church’s authority in the same manner as all members of the Church, and is expected to attend the Church’s worship services and prayer meetings.

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職位 :  家庭及兒童事工助理主任 


任職此職位的人士負責培育兒童的屬靈成長。職位要求與「家庭及兒童事工主任」緊密 合作,發展、制定和實踐本教會兒童事工計劃。



  • 與「家庭及兒童事工主任」密切合作,為家庭和兒童事工制定事工發展計劃。
  • 實施計劃以幫助從嬰兒至六年級的兒童在基督裏成長。
  • 建立家庭和兒童事工的團隊,招募和發展事工成員和義工,維持定期的培訓和對他 們的支援。
  • 管理、協調和帶領兒童活動,其中包括兒童崇拜、主日學、暑期聖經活動 (VBS)以及被指派的其他教會兒童活動。
  • 與「家庭及兒童事工主任」緊密合作,為兒童及其家庭提供牧養關懷;與家長和兒 童保持良好的關係;提供合乎聖經的家庭生活教育和教養兒童的觀念。
  • 與「家庭及兒童事工主任」緊密合作,制定政策並實施,外展和吸納新的家庭和兒 童。
  • 選擇或制定兒童聖經教導主日學課程和其他教會活動。
  • 在教會中提供並確保兒童在一個安全的環境裏成長(保護計劃)。


  • 重生的基督徒,在基督裏有成熟的屬靈生命和真正的信心。
  • 對服事兒童有熱忱,樂意在基督裏建立他們。
  • 具有領導才能及服事童的經驗。
  • 在經認可的聖經學院、神學院畢業,或在家庭及兒童事工的領域接受同等的專上教 育  卓越的管理、組織、溝通(口頭和書面)和執行能力。
  • 優秀的人際交往能力;能夠建立團隊及成為團隊的一員。
  • 流利英語,懂中文更佳。  具有創造力和活力,能夠處理教會兒童活動中的突發和意外事件。
  • 懂音樂更佳。
  • 認識到此職位是教會整體信仰和實踐不可或缺的部分,因此任職者必須同意遵守本 教會的會章和政策,包括但不限於道德操守政策和非騷擾政策,與本教會所有會友 一同順服教會權威,並參加本教會的崇拜和祈禱會。


Posted: December 20, 2020 | Expires: June 20, 2021
Posted Under: Administration
Career ID: [ 8345 ]