Director of Student and Family Ministry

at Bayfair Baptist Church (view profile)
Location Pickering, Canada
Date Posted June 1, 2022
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time

Description

Bayfair Baptist Church is a growing multi-cultural and generational church located in the GTA community of Pickering, Ontario.

We are are looking for an outgoing leader to serve as our Director of Student and Family Ministry.  This is a full time (40 hr/wk) position that would be responsible for the leadership and oversight of our Children, Youth, and Young Adult Ministries.

The Director of Student and Family Ministry has an opportunity to play a critical role in coming alongside families in the spiritual growth and development of their children and teens during some of the most influential years of their lives. Additionally, this position will develop and invest in the very formative young adult years of our student's lives.

We are looking for an outgoing person with strong leadership skills who will work to develop a vision and build a team of people to serve alongside them to reach and disciple our children, youth and young adults, as well as developing meaningful relationships with their families.

Qualifications

Spiritual

  • A person who demonstrates a mature walk with and submission to the Lord Jesus and a commitment to His church
  • A sense of calling and passion for children, youth and young adults
  • A person who cares deeply about these age groups and desires see the whole family involved in discipling.
  • Maintains and nurtures his/her own spiritual life through prayer and Bible Study
  • A commitment to teaching sound doctrine and biblical truth
  • A commitment to work in harmony with existing leadership as part of a team, avoiding divisiveness
  • A person of integrity with a demonstrated servant’s attitude

Professional

  • Formal training, completed or in progress, from a bible college would be an asset but not required
  • Experience leading children, youth/young adult ministries
  • Experience recruiting, training, and developing a team of volunteers
  • Experience with technology (audio/video recording and editing, website editing, social media)
  • Outgoing personality with the ability to get along with people and communicate clearly
  • Strong Leadership and communicating skills
  • A life that is consistent with biblical morals and the Vision of Bayfair Baptist Church
  • A teachable attitude
  • A commitment to the ministries and policies of Bayfair Baptist Church
  • An active member, or willing to become an active member of Bayfair Baptist Church

Key Responsibilities

 The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

Children

  • Praying regularly for the children and their families that are involved in or impacted by the children ministry of Bayfair
  • Responsible for the oversight of the Sunday Morning Children’s Ministry including: Organizing, Curriculum, Scheduling, Leading(as needed)
  • Work in partnership with the Lead Pastor to establish a clear vision, direction, and mission for the children ministry
  • As season and occasion allows, planning and organizing outreach ministry for children i.e Vacation Bible School
  • Responsible for team building, communicating, recruiting, training, and developing key leaders and volunteers to support and work alongside to fulfill the mission of the ministry.
  • Participating in weekly team meetings as well as leading meetings for leaders/volunteers
  • Responsible for preparing, submitting, and managing the annual budget for the Children’s ministries.

Youth/Young Adult Ministry

  • Praying regularly for the students involved in and impacted the ministry at Bayfair
  • Lead and develop ministries and weekly program for Youth and Young Adults.
  • Purposeful about connecting with, discipling, and giving spiritual guidance to both groups and their families
  • Deliver teaching and execute activities that will both foster relationships within the group and will empower them to grow in their walk with Christ
  • Coordinate and promote Bible study, evangelism, teaching, discipleship training, outreach, missions, recreation, and music as it pertains to the ministry
  • Intentionally integrate and connect the youth and young adults into the overall life of Bayfair
  • Responsible for team building, communicating, recruiting, training, and developing key leaders and volunteers to support and work alongside to fulfill the mission of the ministry.
  • Responsible for preparing, submitting, and managing the annual budget for Youth and Young adult ministries

Other Ministries

Other ministry opportunities and initiatives may come up that require your assistance or leadership.

Those who are interested in applying should forward a cover letter and resume to bayfairbaptist@gmail.com