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Children's Pastor

Children's Pastor

Company: Bridgeway Church
Contact Person: John Kim
Location/Address:
411 Gordon Baker Rd
Toronto, Ontario

Position Description

Bridgeway Church is a Presbyterian church. It has 200+ members with 35 children ranging from Gr. 1-6.

We are looking for a Children Ministry pastor who will not only lead its Sunday worship and Friday night Bible study but also be a member of Bridgeway Church for the long haul.

Reports to: Senior Pastor

Qualifications

  • Love for God, His people and the ministry of His Word.
  • Theological education: seminarian or seminary graduate
  • Ability to build and lead volunteer teams
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Ministry experience (e.g. 5 years)

Key Responsibilities

  • Discipleship
  • Parents
    • Equipping parents to teach the Word to their own children.
    • Equipping parents to be godly parents.
    • Develop good relationships and communication with parents.
  • Volunteers
    • Recruit, train and lead volunteers/teachers to develop relationship with Christ.
    • Equipping teachers to enjoy teaching and interacting with children.
  • Children
    • Discipling the children to have intimate relationship with God through various means of teaching such as Sunday preaching and Friday night bible study.
    • Curriculum: choose/create and teach curriculums specific to the various age groups (JK/SK, Grades 1-3, Grades 4-6).
  • Vacation Bible School: plan, organize and implement a week-long program during the early part of the summer
  • Retreat: develop and run children's program at church-wide retreat
  • Develop special services with staff. E.g. Christmas, Easter service, etc.

Other Roles

  • Worship: attending Sunday worship and staff meetings (Sunday) as well as ad hoc meetings as required.
  • Working with the Children's Director to ensure all administrative and logistical tasks are met.

Skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate and preach
  • Grow in Christian walk.
  • Creativity and energetic attitude toward ministry.

Hours: 10 hours/week
Honourarium: $1300-1500/month

Posted: July 2, 2021 | Expires: September 30, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral - Children's Ministries
Career ID: [ 9157 ]