Job Posting — Children and Family Ministry Worker (Part-time 18 hours per week)
Co-located at 1005 Kensington Ave. North Burnaby, Vancouver Chinese Lutheran Church, Korean Baptist Church and Immanuel Christian Fellowship are collaborating to develop a strong English speaking children ministry. The long-term vision is to build an English speaking multicultural Christian fellowship of the second generation and beyond.
Reporting to the Pastor of Vancouver Chinese Lutheran Church, the job incumbent will work with ministry personnel of the other two congregations in the planning, development, and implementation of appropriate education curriculum for children (infants through grade 6).
Specific job duties (priorities in the following order) include:
• Planning, coordinating, and executing children and family programs in collaboration with Joint Children Ministry members.
• Equipping families in the raising of children with the knowledge of God’s Word and love
• Teaching and preaching at children’s worship services (at this early stage of ministry, there will be two classes with a few members each)
• Reaching out into the existing congregations and to community to recruit children
• Recruiting, training, leading and supporting Children’s Ministry volunteers
• Planning and operating Summer Bible Study and other creative program for children
• Performing any other ministry related job responsibilities as assigned
• A current student or graduate of post secondary Bible school education and be willing to continue in their learning. A degree from an accredited academic institution in a related field and previous experience in pastoral ministries are definite assets.
• Passion and vision to evangelize to and disciple children with the joint effort of the church and their family at home
• Strong team player and interpersonal skills
• Fluent in English (written and oral) and excellent communication and administrative skills. Ability to speak Cantonese, Mandarin, or Korean an asset.
• Proficient in basic computer software
• A recent, valid criminal record check
Please submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected] or mail to:
Search Committee for Children and Family Ministry Worker, Vancouver Chinese Lutheran Church, 1005 Kensington Ave, Burnaby, BC, V5B 4B8