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Associate Pastor of Youth & Young Adults

Posted by: Melaina Graham

Posted date: May-11-2020

Location: Calgary


 Youth and Young Adult Pastor – (full-time)

Skyview Community Church of the Nazarene (SCCN) is a growing, vibrant, intergenerational, and multicultural congregation in Northwest Calgary. We are seeking a full-time Youth and Young Adults Pastor who has a clear sense of pastoral calling to disciple youth and young adults within the context of the local church. We are looking for an experienced, competent and relational leader who is skilled in Biblical teaching and shares our desire to help youth and young adults come to know Christ and to support them towards maturing as followers of Christ. 

Eligible candidates will have a proven record of meaningful church involvement in youth and young adult ministry, administrative skills with the ability to lead and develop volunteers, and effective written and oral communication. If not credentialled (ordained or licensed ministers) with the Church of the Nazarene, the successful candidate will be required to align theologically with the Church of the Nazarene’s articles of faith. Educational requirements for this position include theological training at a bachelor’s degree level or higher from an accredited school, or acceptable equivalents.

The ideal candidate will possess the following abilities and traits:

  • Committed follower of Christ who demonstrates spiritual maturity and models an authentic relationship with Jesus in all aspects of life.

  • Genuine love for people and the church.

  • Experienced, dynamic leader. 

  • Gifted in administrative and organizational leadership.

  • Experience working with diverse groups of people (e.g., age, ethnicity, socio-economic, personality).

  • Demonstrates self-discipline, self-motivation, and results-oriented contributions. 

  • Skilled in both verbal and non-verbal communication.

  • Highly adaptable and resilient, with the ability to navigate well through change.

  • Addresses and confronts conflict without hesitation, with grace, care, and tact.

  • Loyal, energetic and spirit-filled co-laborer who works as a team player.

  • Strong commitment to excellence both personally and professionally.

  • Ability to build teams and create systems to achieve measurable progress.

  • Ability to recognize and support ministry needs as it arises.

  • A lifelong learner committed to ongoing spiritual formation and professional development. 

Areas of ministry oversight will include:

1.    Youth Ministry

a.    Develop a vision for youth ministry that is congruent with the mission and values of our local church.

b.    Recruit, mentor and lead a team of volunteers who will assist in executing the weekly programming needs for youth ministry.

c.    Disciple and care for the youth of our church through investing time in prayer, counsel, support, and mentorship.

d.    Develop an intentional strategy to partner with parents in the faith formation of their children.

 

2.    Young Adult Ministry

a.    Develop a vision for young adult ministry that is congruent with the mission and values of our local church.

b.    Recruit, mentor and lead a team of volunteers who will assist in executing the monthly programming needs for young adult ministry.

c.    Disciple and care for young adults within our church through investing time in prayer, counsel, support, and mentorship.

More information about SCCN can be found at www.skyviewchurch.ca, notably the “About Us” page and “Connect” page where you can access online sermons and our congregation’s latest newsletter. 

Review of applications will begin June 1st, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Ideally the successful candidate will begin employment as soon as possible. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should send a resume, a letter of application, and arrange to have three letters of reference (specific to youth and/or young adult leadership) sent directly to: 


Skyview Community Church of the Nazarene

Attention: Melaina Graham 

9685 Harvest Hills Blvd. NW

Calgary Alberta T3K 2M3

Canada

PH: (403) 250-8844

 

admin@skyviewchurch.ca

 

 

Position Information
Organization Name Only members can view this field.
Location Calgary
District Canada West
State/Province Alberta
    
Position Title Associate Pastor of Youth & Young Adults
Position Classification Associate
PositionType Full-time
Deadline for Applications
    
Contact Information
Contact Preference Calls and Emails are welcome.
First & Last Name Melaina Graham
Title Administrative Assistant
Phone 4032508844
Email admin@skyviewchurch.ca