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Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Company: Montreal Chinese Presbyterian Church
Contact Person: Carol Chik
Location/Address:
5560 Hutchison
Montreal, Quebec , H2V 4B6
Website: http://www.mtlcpc.org  

Position Description

The Montreal Chinese Presbyterian Church is the oldest Chinese Protestant Church in Montreal with its origins in 1897. It has evolved to be a multi-cultural and multi-generational congregation with a core base of mostly 2nd generation Canadian Asian young families who are actively engaged in the ministries of the church. We are in search of a youth pastor to work with our minister to shepherd and nourish the youth and their families.

Responsibilities

  • As part of a team, develop strategies and execute plans to establish ministries for youth, including college students
  • Develop and equip student leaders
  • Recruit and develop adult mentors for the fellowships
  • Build up the spiritual lives of lay leaders and congregational members through intentional discipleship, mentorship, and leadership development
  • Participate in Sunday Service preaching
  • Participate and assist in church wide events and programs
  • Attend meetings of the Session (board of elders) and relevant ministry committees
  • Related ministry responsibilities as assigned by Lead Pastor and Session

Qualifications

  • A person of faith, prayer, vision, and integrity who maintains a close relationship with God
  • A heart for young people with a minimum of 3 years of experience in working with youth
  • Minimum of B.Th. or equivalent from an accredited seminary
  • Strong Biblical knowledge
  • Gifted in areas of leadership, communication and relationship building
  • A clear calling for Christian ministry and service in the local church and community
  • A willingness to come under leadership and to lead with humility
  • A team player who functions well within group leadership
  • Adaptive capacity and comfortable with change
  • Fluent in English; ability to speak French or willingness to learn it; knowledge of Chinese an asset
  • Background check required prior to employment

To Apply

Send the following to mcpc.search.committee@gmail.com:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement of belief
  • Personal statement describing your calling and vision for working with youth
  • Names and contact information for 3 references

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted: June 10, 2021 | Expires: December 10, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 9049 ]