Youth Pastor and Children’s Pastor
Location: Epping, NSW
Date advertised: 18th August 2019
Job Type: Full time
Closing Date: 31st October 2019
Northern District Chinese Christian Church Sydney
北 區 雪 梨 華 人 基 督 教 會 … is seeking a Youth Pastor and a Children’s Pastor
Northern District Chinese Christian Church Sydney (NDCCCS) is an inter-denominational church which has been serving the Marsfield / Epping community for more than 30 years. We have Sunday services which meet in English, Cantonese and Mandarin in two locations – with regular attendance of around 350 in Chinese services, around 100 in the English service and 90 children.
We are looking for a full-time youth pastor for our English congregation and would love to shape the role around the right applicant to oversee the youth ministry, particularly in discipling and training the leaders of this ministry. The applicant will also work closely with English pastor and leaders in thinking through and implementing discipleship among the high school students.
If you have a passion for youth work, we want to hear from you. Previous experience in youth ministry would be highly desirable.
The successful applicant will be actively involved in teaching, training and caring, as well as preaching as appropriate.
We are looking for a full-time children’s pastor who will be able to further develop our Kids for Christ (KFC) children’s ministry (infants to Year 6) with primary role to:
(a) Oversee children’s ministry, in discipling and training leaders of this ministry;
(b) Work closely with other pastors and lead the KFC working committee to develop strategies in line with our vision, particularly in our discipleship initiatives;
(c) Consider an appropriate curriculum and outreach program for children; and
(d) Oversee and run an evangelistic kids holiday club.
If you have a passion for children work, we want to hear from you. Previous experience in children’s ministry would be highly desirable, but new graduates with experience are encouraged to apply.
The successful applicant will be working closely with the pastoral team in training/support of Sunday school teachers, leaders and helpers.
The applicant should be a mature Christian and ideally would have a Bachelor of Theology from a recognised theological institution, although Diploma holders are also encouraged to apply.
Applications consisting of a cover letter, resumé and appropriate references should be sent to the Pastor Searching Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org before 31 October, 2019.
Current theological students who would be interested in a student ministry placement with NDCCCS are also very welcome to make enquiries.
Enquiries: Rev. Douglas Fyfe (0425 746 221) or Wilson Cheung (0402 893 421)