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Assistant Pastor

Assistant Pastor

Company: FreeChurch Toronto
Contact Person: Jon Osmond
College and Spadina, PO Box 67653
Toronto, Ontario , M5T 3M1

Position Description


The vision of FreeChurch Toronto is to see prodigals come home and Christ-followers formed in a community empowered for the flourishing of our city. The pastor of discipleship and leadership will have their primary focus on “Christ-followers formed” through supporting and developing leaders.  The assistant pastor will lead by example in their own spiritual formation, discipleship and leadership. 

We invite all applicants to review:

Role & Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Senior pastor in developing vision, providing resources and seasonal themes for Community Groups
  • Regular support and development of FreeChurch leaders involved in discipleship and spiritual formation through one on one meetings and leader meetings where effective leadership will be modelled and developed
  • Leaders include:
    • Community Group leaders
    • Prayer Team leader
    • Artist Collective leaders
    • ​Intentional Home leaders
  • Collaborate with Sr Pastor in continuing development of Peer Mentorship
    • Peer Mentorship are groups of 2-3 people who meet monthly to grow in deeper friendship and encourage each other towards discipleship and spiritual formation.
  • Participate in general church ministries such as membership, newcomer integration and baptisms.
  • Collaborate with staff to develop seasonal themes and goals
  • Sunday preaching once per month as assigned by Sr. Pastor
  • Sunday worship participation as assigned by Sr. Pastor
  • Leading corporate prayer
  • Leading communion
  • Weekly meetings with Sr. Pastor
  • Weekly staff meetings


  • Has a clear calling for pastoral church ministry
  • Has experience leading discipleship/small groups
  • Has experience in leading roles within church or parachurch organizations
  • Bachelor of Theology or other Church Ministry/Leadership formal training or is currently working on a Master’s in a similar field.
  • Become a member of FreeChurch Toronto


  • Salary: $20-25 per hour
  • Health, Dental and Insurance Benefits: after 3 months
  • Vacation: 3 weeks per calendar year, 1 additional Sunday off per year

Start date: January 2022
Part-time - 24 hours/week

Please email resume to Jon Osmond before November 15, 2021.  

Posted: October 13, 2021 | Expires: November 15, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral
Career ID: [ 9553 ]