Youth Director

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Part-time Youth Director – hours negotiable up to 20 hrs per week

  • The Youth Director, reporting to and in conjunction with the Lead Pastor, will shape and lead the Youth ministries of Mountain Park Community Church

Youth Ministries: 75%

  • Provide leadership, strategy and oversight to shape Youth Ministries to equip young disciples to be effective and fruitful in their everyday lives
  • Coordinate midweek and weekend ministries for MPCC youth
    • Recruit and equip a team of volunteer youth leaders
    • Engage and encourage parents
    • Identify, mentor and empower student leaders
    • Provide teaching, discipleship and pastoral care for students
  • Coordinate retreats and other annual events
  • Administrate the Youth Ministry budget

Children’s Ministries: up to 20%

  • Provide encouragement and administrative support to the Children’s Ministry team

Staff Team Role: 5%

  • Participate in weekly staff meetings for communication and coordination of ministries OR meet with the Sr Pastor weekly to coordinate ministries

Qualifications and Skills

We expect the successful candidate will embody the following characteristics:

  • Naturally connects with people, contributing to a culture of inclusion and welcome
  • A love for youth and parents
  • Takes initiative, self-directed and a creative problem solver
  • Education minimum
    • Pursuing a Bachelors in Biblical Studies
    • Willing to be credentialed with the BCMB Conference
  • Experience – ideally 3 years in church or parachurch ministry context

The candidate must align with Mountain Park’s mission, vision and values as well as the theological tenets of the BCMB Conference.

Background

Mountain Park Community Church is located in beautiful Abbotsford, British Columbia, a growing community of 120 000. We are a friendly community church of 150 gathered on Sunday who long to impact our city and world in the course of our everyday lives. Our offices and meeting space are located in east Abbotsford adjacent to the ASIA school (Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts) where we host services and events.

www.mpcc.ca

 

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Job Summary

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Posted

2 months

Closes

Jan 31, 2020