MINISTRY OPENINGS

Church or Ministry Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church
Location 3223 Kennedy Road, Scarborough, ON, M1V 4Y1
Date Posted June 25, 2014
Language English
Job Type Youth + Children
Permanent Position No

Description

The Youth Worker will minister to our English-speaking youth in junior and senior high school (grades 7-12). He/ she will provide energetic leadership and discipleship to the youth of SCBC based on our Youth Ministry philosophy to:
– Love youth as they are
– Encourage youth in developing their relationship with/to God
– Provide them with opportunities for nurture and growth
– Challenge them to respond to God’s call to serve in their schools, homes, neighbourhoods and the world
The Youth Worker will work in collaboration with the pastoral and lay leadership teams to oversee and develop the youth ministry program. He/she will develop relationships that encourage SCBC youth to unite as a Body of Christ. The Youth Worker seeks to proclaim the love of Jesus Christ through word and deed while serving as a spiritual leader and role model.

This is a one-year full-time contract position.

Overview of Church and Community

Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church (SCBC) is a multilingual church with 3 congregations: English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Role and Responsibilities

The Youth Worker reports directly to the lead English pastor for spiritual and ministry guidance.

Please refer to scbc.com for further details.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

• A personal faith in Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord and a love for His Word
• A love for teens and a heart to see them grow in their relationship with Christ
• A daily personal time with God involving scripture reading and prayer
• Relational style of leadership and ministry with strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to creatively communicate God’s truth
• Ability to teach and equip youth and leaders in small and large settings
• Ability to relate and be sensitive to the unique needs and challenges of teenagers in today’s culture
• Ability to recruit and sustain a team of volunteer leaders
• Self-starter and able to work without direct supervision, teachable, and is a team player
• Well-organized, prompt, and reliable
• Have excellent written and verbal communication skills; high proficiency in social media
• Must pass criminal record and Child Abuse Registry checks

Contact

Name: Search Committee for Youth Worker
Email: scbcteam.yp@nullgmail.com
Phone number: 416-297-8011
Address: 3223 Kennedy Road, Scarborough, ON Canada M1V 4Y1


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