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Young Adult Associate

Young Adult Associate

Company: Grant Memorial Church
Contact Person: Jennifer
877 Wilkes
Winnipeg, Manitoba , R3P1B8
Phone: 204 989 8392

Position Description

Report To: Teaching Pastor

Job Summary

The Young Adult Associate is primarily responsible for the vision, plan, programming and leadership development for the Young Adults ministry at Grant Memorial Church. This will involve creating a vision and plan for each ministry year according to the direction of the larger church, and implementing this plan in the context of Young Adults.

Time Requirements

37.5 hours per week, 1.0 FTE. General office hours are 8:30 to 4:30 Monday to Friday, alternative working hours will be required periodically to meet the requirements of the position.


  • Create Vision & Plan for Young Adults Ministry
  • Promote deeper relationships with Christ through modeling and teaching
  • Lead and work in collaboration with the Young Adults Leadership Team
  • Promote Young Adult involvement in Small Groups
  • Plan regular Young Adults programming
  • Provide Leadership for bi-weekly Saturday Night (CANVAS) programming
  • Provide Communications to Young Adults community and Ministry Team
  • Ensure Care and Support is being provided to Young Adults community
  • Ensure healthy transition for graduates into the Young Adults community
  • Manage Young Adults Social Media Accounts
  • Provide administrative support for Young Adults Ministry
  • Be available and willing as opportunity arises to provide biblical teaching on Sunday mornings


  • College Diploma or University Degree preferred
  • Experience in ministry leadership
  • Demonstrates the ability to lead by example, equip and disciple young adults
  • Passionate and intuitive about the development, growth and thought processes of young adults
  • Proven proficiency in building and leading effective, high impact teams
  • Creative thinker, who is a team player with a positive attitude
  • Outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient with computer applications and social media
  • Is teachable and open to feedback and accountability

Staff at Grant Memorial Baptist Church Should Have

  • A sincere love for the Lord evidenced by lifestyle
  • Regular attendance at weekly services
  • Commitment to a small group
  • Faithfulness in tithing
  • Adherence to Doctrinal Statement of Faith, Core Beliefs & Lifestyle Commitment


Attend weekly staff prayer meetings and general staff meetings
Be available for collaboration with other ministry areas in implementing church-wide ministry initiatives
Be able to interact with others and demonstrate the values of GMBC/LCS
Be available as opportunity arises to share faith, Bible scriptures and principles based on the Statement of Faith, Core Beliefs and Lifestyle Commitment, to pray with individuals and to actively communicate a belief in the Lord Jesus Christ


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by personnel assigned to this position.  They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of the personnel.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

To Apply

Please send the following attachments to

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • One pastoral reference
  • Please use ‘Young Adults Associate’ in the subject line of the email.

Interested candidates should review the Statement of Faith/Community Lifestyle Commitment that follows this employment opportunity.

Closing date:  When position filled

Posted: December 2, 2021 | Expires: March 2, 2022
Posted Under: Pastoral - Youth/Youth Worker
Career ID: [ 9731 ]