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Toronto Baptist Ministries Director

Toronto Baptist Ministries Director

Company: Toronto Baptist Ministries
Contact Person: Search Committee
Location/Address:
41 Birchview Rd.
Etobicoke, Ontario , M8X1H7

Position Description

Our Association represents over 80 CBOQ affiliated churches in the Greater Toronto Area.

Toronto Baptist Ministries (TBM) is looking for a part-time Director to connect with our churches and leaders, coordinate with the Board while overseeing staff, and ensure that TBM stays relevant to current and changing needs of our constituents while staying true to our purpose and values Please note candidates candidates should hold membership or be willing to seek membership in a CBOQ church.

Duties

  • Visit and consult with TBM churches and pastors/church leaders
  • Oversee cluster groups
  • Assist in the coordination of the AMC process in consultation with TBM Board
  • Assist in the coordination of the examination and welcoming of new churches in consultation with TBM Board
  • Assist in the coordination of examining councils for ordination candidates
  • With Moderator, convene board meetings (held every other month), compiling information from staff, churches and associated organizations
  • Collaborate with related ministry organizations, CBOQ, CBWOQ, CBM, and other Toronto based ministries and present opportunities for mutual engagement
  • Supervise Bookkeeper, Communications Officer, and any other staff positions that may arise
  • Coordinate with the Communications Officer on necessary communications with churches, constituents, donors, and other ministries supported by TBM

Skills

  • Knowledge of Baptist principles and distinctives is an asset
  • Pastoral gifts such as caring and administration are an asset
  • Understanding of Baptist protocol surrounding ordination and introducing new churches is an asset
  • Knowledge of current communication strategies and fundraising methods is an asset
  • Willingness to travel within GTA. Possessing a G-class license and a vehicle is an asset

Competencies

Strong organizational ability, possess strong communication and relational skills, vision, possess intercultural and cross-cultural competence and sensitivity, knowledge of the GTA (opportunities and challenges), experience in leadership and supervising staff.

Reporting

The Director will report directly to the TBM Board, receiving direction from the Moderator.

Hours/Length of Term

This position will require an average of 20 hours/week. There will be a 3 month probationary period.

Salary

$20,000/year plus benefits

Contact

Qualified candidates may apply to this position by submitting a cover letter and resume to TBMapply@gmail.com by September 30, 2021. TBM considers diversity a strength and we are committed to equitable hiring practices. We welcome applications from people with disabilities and any reasonable accommodations will be made upon request.

Posted: September 1, 2021 | Expires: September 30, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 9404 ]