MINISTRY OPENINGS

Church or Ministry Westview Baptist Church
Location 1000 Wonderland Road South, London, Ontario, N6K3S4
Date Posted June 18, 2014
Language English
Job Type Full-Time Pastor
Permanent Position Yes

Description

- The Pastor shall be the primary spiritual overseer of the Church
- Be responsible for the coordination and implementation of an effective pastoral care to both the congregation and staff of the church
- Plan and coordinate worship and preaching in collaboration with staff and congregation members

Overview of Church and Community

Westview was established in 1983 and is a congregation of over 200 members serving a diverse economic and ethnic community in southwest London. We worship weekly at a Sunday morning service, as well as gather for many mid-week programs.

Role and Responsibilities

- Provide spiritual leadership and work in cooperation with the staff and the executive board
- Encourage, lead, and engage the congregation in prayer and applications of the scriptures to develop inspiring, relevant and personal worship.
- Work within the guidelines of the constitution

Qualifications and Education Requirements

- Bachelor degree in Theology or relevant area of study required
- Master of Divinity or post-graduate degree in relevant area of study is preferred.
- Equivalent experience and training may be considered in lieu of education requirements

At least five years ministry experience in a pastoral role with demonstrated leadership in a multigenerational church setting.

* Ordination (or eligibility) for ministry with CBOQ

Preferred Skills

Demonstrated team work and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated leadership skills
Demonstrated effective communication skills
Compassionate about pastoral care-visitation
Counselling skills with individuals and families would be considered an asset
Commitment to working with local and global missions also an asset

Contact

Please e-mail or mail both a covering letter and your resume to:
Name: Wendy Stratton (Chair-Pastoral Search Committee)

Westview Baptist Church 1000 Wonderland Road South
London, Ontario, Canada N6K3S4
Email: westview.psc@nullgmail.com

The posting will close on July 25, 2014


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