Associate Minister Position
We are currently seeking applicants for the position of Associate Minister. Our preferred candidate will be an Ordained Minister who possess a strong Christ-centered, biblically grounded faith with a passion for sharing the good news of Jesus Christ. He or she will be a strong leader who possesses an entrepreneurial spirit along with a compassionate, empathetic and open communication style. The successful candidate will be highly organized, self-motivated and willing to take initiative with, and ownership of, program development and delivery. Ours is a Team Ministry who are subject to the ongoing decisions and support of the Official Board and Session. The successful incumbent will work closely with the Coordinating Minister and other members of the Ministerial team in the overall planning of services and programs to ensure they are consistent with the overall vision and mission of the Church. Subsequently, he or she will provide leadership and have considerable autonomy in decision-making in the primary areas of focus to design, plan and execute worship services, Christian Education and other programs. The position exists:
· To plan, resource and preside at the Church’s more relaxed weekly services (i.e. Fresh Start) as well as participate in the Church’s traditional services
· To oversee the children and youth programs, in conjunction with the Family Christian Education Committee and Sunday School staff.
· To plan special events, programs and activities through-out the year that coincide with Christian and secular calendar events that encourage the community at large to experience Kingsway-Lambton as a place of comfort, joy, community service, spiritual support and development as well as a fun place to come to
· To devise strategies that move families to actively participate in the life of the Church · To educate the congregation on social justice, human rights and outreach concerns and challenge members to make a difference by engaging in outreach programs and projects
Applicants are invited to respond in confidence by March 29, 2019 with a brief covering note and resume to the attention of the Chair, Associate Minister Search Committee at: [email protected]
Please use Associate Minister Vacancy as the subject line.
Available Files to Download – link to Position Description – Associate Minister