Yorkminster Park Baptist Church Published: February 6, 2019
Location
1585 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario M4T 1Z9

Job Type
Category
Permanent Position
Yes
Country
Canada

Description

The Director/Minister of Family Ministries provides strategic direction, oversight and implementation of a Ministry to children, youth and parents at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. The position will implement a vision to form families in the Christian faith by providing relevant and contextual programming and teaching in the context of a Family Ministries Team.

Overview of Church and Community

As a member of the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec, Yorkminster Park Baptist Church is a large urban church serving a diverse community.   Our vision statement and purpose affirms that “we are committed to being a people who love and glorify God as we grow together in Christ, and love our neighbours as we love one another, and share the gospel of Jesus Christ with our world”. 

Qualifications and Education Requirements

We are seeking a candidate who has an active and growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ, evidenced by action, attitude and behavior. The ideal candidate will have previous experience leading and administering children and youth ministries, academic training in education and theology and a passion for the next generation with an enthusiasm to inspire and encourage children and youth in their lives of faith.   

 

Role and Responsibilities

The Director/Minister of Family Ministries is responsible for the visioning, development and implementation of programming that nurtures the spiritual formation of children and youth and equips parents to fulfill their calling as the primary spiritual leaders of their children. The role includes leading planning for the children’s and youth ministries leading teaching in youth-oriented Doxa on Sunday morning and facilitating youth fellowship activities.  The role involves relationship-building by providing spiritual and emotional guidance to help children and youth rely on their faith and grow in the knowledge and grace of Jesus Christ.  

Preferred Skills

Contact

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume to employment@yorkminsterpark.com. 

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

Yorkminster Park 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. ***