Islington United Church, Toronto, Ontario

Children, Youth and Young Adult Ministry Lead

 

Islington United Church is looking for a full-time Children, Youth and Young Adult Ministry Lead to join the Leadership Team. We are an Affirming congregation of the United Church of Canada, with a multitude of community-based programs for all generations. With a history of more than 200 years in the west end of Toronto, we offer daily vital spiritual care, outreach and connection that changes lives.  Our strategic plan makes supporting and nurturing youth and young families a top priority.

In consultation with the Faith Formation Committee of volunteers, the Children, Youth and Young Adult Ministry Lead will focus on building relationships. They will plan, implement and coordinate programming for youth and young people; support and train staff and volunteers for the weekly Sunday morning faith formation program; and lead and assist with special church and community events. The candidate must have the skills to assess and evaluate existing programs and develop new programs as required.

The ideal candidate is aligned with the core values of the United Church of Canada, has experience leading youth programs, understands the issues relevant to youth and young families, can relate effectively and communicate clearly with others, and thrives when working independently in a fast-paced environment. 

 

Resumes should be sent in confidence to employment@islingtonunited.org by Friday, August 26, 2022 at 5:00 pm.