Avenue Road Baptist Church Published: January 13, 2020
Job Type
Permanent Position
Number of Hours per Week


This part-time position is for someone who has demonstrated a clear desire for the local church, a clear passion for Jesus Christ, and shares a heart for matters of worship. This pastoral position is responsible for overseeing and organizing all aspects of ‘worship’ within the church in cooperation with the Lead Pastor and Board of Deacons. 

Overview of Church and Community

Avenue Road is a church with new beginnings, and a new vision for reaching the community. We are a mid-sized congregation very focused on meeting those around us, and serving their needs as well as reaching them with the hope and love that comes from Jesus.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • 2 years’ experience in either a worship pastor or other church leadership position 
  • Successful clearance of a Police Records Check for vulnerable sector  
  • Shows a maturity in matters of personal development and character  
  • Creativity and thinking outside the box are key parts of this person’s abilities 
  • A deep and continuing to grow relationship with Jesus 
  • Strong communication skills, warm hearted attitude, and compassionate spirit  

Role and Responsibilities

  • Create and implement a worship program that includes worship teams(s), work with the choir and choir director, and instruments and brings the musical aspect of worship into the current musical culture 
  • Provide a leadership to said worship team(s) 
  • Oversee the various aspects of the Sunday morning worship experience, including music, visuals, technology, slide creation (working with the Lead Pastor) 
  • Integrate the congregation to become co-members in the worship experience, (worship is not a spectator sport) 
  • Be innovative and inventive in how you lead worship 
  • Implement your spiritual gifts in a way that helps others find their spiritual gifts, and gets them engaged in worship 
  • Share in the leading of weddings, funerals, and special worship nights as needed 

Preferred Skills

  • Self-motivated 
  • Energetic 
  • Creative and Resourceful 
  • An understanding of various social media platforms and church applications/software (planning centre, Slack, etc.) 
  • Valid Drivers License 
  • Other applicable courses or Retreat experience 


Interested applicants should email avenueroad@rogers.com AND pastorlucas@rogers.com submitting a cover letter and resume.


Avenue Road Baptist Church welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. ***