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Church or Ministry Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church
Location 3223 Kennedy Road, Scarborough, ON
Date Posted January 15, 2014
Language Chinese
Job Type Full-Time Pastor
Permanent Position Yes


Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church (SCBC) is seeking a full-time pastor who will minister to our Cantonese-speaking young adults. Under the leadership of the Cantonese Charge Pastor and the Senior Pastor, the Young Adult Pastor will lead and further develop the Young Adult Ministry for the Cantonese congregation in all facets of a Christian life, i.e. worship, body life, outreach, nurture, and discipleship.

Overview of Church and Community

Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church (SCBC) is an evangelical church with three congregations: Cantonese, English, and Mandarin, with a combined weekly attendance of approximately 1,900. We are strategically located in the Greater Toronto Area which is one of the most dynamic and multicultural area in North America.

Role and Responsibilities

Job Description:

• To develop and promote the Young Adult Ministry for the Cantonese congregation
• To co-work with the Cantonese Youth Pastor to oversee and coordinate the Cantonese youth and young adult worship service
• To oversee and develop young adult fellowships to be a platform for exercising mutual care and for utilizing Spiritual gifts in Christian services
• To co-work with the Outreach Pastor to provide strategic leadership in reaching out to young adults in the community
• To nurture young adults for spiritual growth by organizing bible study and/or discipleship groups
• To co-work with the Cantonese Youth Pastor to build up relationship with the youth and prepare them for entering the subsequent young adult life stage
• To preach and teach regularly and to provide pastoral care and leadership
• To perform general pastoral duties as deemed necessary or as assigned

Qualifications and Education Requirements

The successful candidate will be expected to have the following attributes and qualifications:

o Christ-centered evidenced by spiritual maturity and integrity
o Strong shepherd heart and exemplified servant qualities
o Deep conviction of God's calling to full-time ministry
o Effective communication and organizational skills
o Strong leadership and people skills
o Willingness to work in a collaborative team environment
o Ability to read and write Chinese and English
o Possess an M.Div. degree at an accredited institution, or equivalent


To apply:

Please email your resume and covering letter to the Search Committee at PastorSearch@nullSCBC.Com or by mail to:

Pastoral Search Committee
C/O Deacon Paul Tsang
Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church
3223 Kennedy Road
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M1V 4Y1

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