Children’s Ministry Pastor

at Toronto Christian Community Church (view profile)
Location 100 Acadia Avenue, Markham ON, L3R 5A2, Markham, Canada
Date Posted June 26, 2024
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

Children’s Ministry Pastor (Full-Time 40 hours per week)

 

Position Description

The Toronto Christian Community Church is a multilingual church.  The Children Ministry Pastor will oversee weekly Sunday school operations for 3 congregations, children fellowship, day camp and children mission programs.  Candidates for the position will have demonstrated extensive experience working with children of various ages, in a church environment.

 Key Responsibilities

Teaching:

  • Overlook/facilitate weekly Sunday school operation
  • Effectively network/recruit/coordinate volunteers (Sunday school teachers and helpers):
  • Prepare a yearly teaching roster for English/Mandarin and Noon time Sunday school
  • Teach at least one grade each semester
  • Brief new teachers/helpers, provide trainings when necessary .
  • Coordinate teachers/helpers attend annual Children Ministry Conference or hold in-house Teacher’s Training Workshops .
  • Manage administrative activities for the ministry
  • Develop a student evaluation report

Curriculum

  • Choose, order organize and prepare curriculum before the beginning of Sunday school year
  • Prepare and sort curriculum according to English/Mandarin/Noon time every semester on attendance sheet, display sheet, poster, etc.
  • Allocate student worksheets to each class every semester according to number of students per class weekly basis

 

D4G Children Fellowship

  • Plan/coordinate/evaluate D4G fellowship programs with the D4G committee
  • Lead program (according to roster)

 

Day Camp

  • Support Day Camp coordinators by booking for Day Camp trips and special workshops, Charter buses for the trips etc.
  • Oversee the leadership and all the camp logistical and administrative issues.

ACEM children mission programs

  • Attend planning meetings with all the other ACEM Children Pastors
  • Lead Mission Conference children’s programs with all the other ACEM children pastors
  • Evaluate with all the other ACEM children pastors

Family Fun Fair (October 31st annually EXCEPT Sundays)

  • Plan and coordinate the event
  • Ensure event runs smoothly on the day

Pastoral care

  • Sunday school teachers/helpers
  • Family and kids

Misc.

  • Attend all and lead Children Ministry (CM) committee meetings.
  • Attend the Eng and/or (Cantonese / Mandarin) pastoral meetings (when call upon).
  • Cooperate and assist all church-wide events / programs.
  • Bulletin announcements (all three services)
  • Making claims for ministry expenses …. etc.

 Experience, Skills and Abilities and Personal Characteristics 

  • A firm commitment to the vision and mission of Toronto Christian Community Church
  • Passionate to spiritually grow children
  • 2-3 years experience in church ministry working with children
  • Passionate in supporting the church in its ministries and fostering positive relationships with the church community and public on behalf of the church
  • Strong values with a growth mindset and energetic attitude
  • Self-motivated, willing to take responsibility for actions and work
  • Speak English. Asset to speak Cantonese and/Mandarin

Interested candidates are asked to submit a detailed resume outlining their qualifications and experience to:

Human Resources

Toronto Christian Community Church

100 Acadia Ave, Markham, L3R 5A2

Email: hradmin@tccc.ca

Webpage: tccc.ca