Youth Worker

at Chinese Christian Church of Ottawa (view profile)
Location 116 Empress Avenue, Ottawa, Canada
Date Posted February 21, 2021
Category Other
Job Type Full-time

Description

CCCO seeks to fill a full-time, 18 months position responsible for overseeing all aspects of junior and senior high ministries (grades 7 through 12). 

 

The Youth Worker must have a love for God, a desire to serve God, and a heart for ministering to teenagers (grades 7 to 12) and to see them grow spiritually in their relationship with Christ.   

 

More specifically, the following are required

 

General Qualifications

 

  • Commitment to CCCO’s doctrine, vision, values, and beliefs 
  • A bachelor degree from a recognized university; bible college training is preferable but not necessary
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the Bible; and meeting 1 Timothy 3, Titus 1, and 1 Peter 5 qualifications for church leaders  
  • Pastoral philosophy of equipping, discipling, evangelizing; and a relational style of leadership.  
  • Demonstrate a strong passion for evangelism and set a Christian model example for the youth
  • A self-starter.
  • Commitment to a team approach, including delegating responsibility to volunteer team members 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of today’s North American teenage culture and environment.
  • Experience as a youth worker in a church is an asset.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

The Youth Worker works under the supervision of the English Pastor. He/she liaises with the Children Ministry to ensure continued spiritual development from children to youth ministries. 

 

Overall duties: 

  • Building relationships with youth through mentorship and spiritual guidance. 
  • Shepherding youth through strong leadership in biblical studies and instruction, spiritual care, and prayer ministries. 
  • Providing Gospel-centered biblical teaching and programming for the youth.
  • Communicating well with parents and supporting families spiritually, especially in times of crisis.
  • Recruiting, training, and mobilizing adult volunteers to serve in youth ministry.

Please submit your application here or email your resume to cccorecruiters@gmail.com