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Youth Pastor

Youth Pastor

Company: St. Paul's on the Hill, Pickering
Contact Person: Stephanie Douglas-Bowman
882 Kingston Rd
Pickering, Ontario , L1V 1A8

Position Description

Ministry Background:

St. Paul’s-on-the Hill is a vibrant evangelical Anglican parish in Pickering. The church community is very supportive of ministry to children, youth and family, with a long-standing history of a paid Youth Pastor. The incumbent pastor is likewise supportive and experienced in these ministries.

This is a one-year contract starting immediately with the possibility of an extension.  The hours of work are flexible between 10 to 20 hours per week.

Ministry Role:

The Youth Pastor will be part of St. Paul’s Ministry team, reporting to the incumbent.

The selected Candidate will work with the incumbent on a vision for a program that will meet the current needs of youth in this pandemic context.  The job requirements may change according to pandemic restrictions, but the overall purpose is to provide discipleship and fellowship times for parish youth in grades 6 to 12.

When in-person visiting is permitted in the following manner:

  • Two in-person events a month, as permitted for grades 9-12
  • One in person event a month, as permitted for grades 6-8
  • One in person event a month, for both junior and senior youth group

When in-person contact is not permitted, activities and programming may be delivered via on-line or outdoor gatherings.

Skills for Ministry:

  • Successfully relate and minister to teenagers
  • Love of Jesus and desire to share the gospel with teens
  • Organize, schedule and facilitate/supervise gatherings
  • Communicate meaningfully with both youth and parents
  • Advanced in various social media forums
  • An effective team player
  • Experience in youth ministry is an asset
  • Organized, self-starter who can work with minimum supervision

Mandatory Requirements:

Full immunization against Covid
Successful outcome of a police check and compliance with the Diocese of Toronto Screening in Faith policy


Compensation will be based on candidate’s experience and qualifications. If interested, please contact the incumbent Rev. Stephanie Douglas-Bowman at

Posted: September 22, 2021 | Expires: December 21, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 9462 ]