University and Young Adults Pastor

Job Description

Description

Job Description

University and Young Adults Pastor Faith City Church is a vibrant growing church in the heart of the city of Halifax. The congregation is ethnically diverse and multi-generational where the fastest-growing demographics are young adults and university students. The growth in attendance of these two demographics along with the proximity to five universities and colleges presents an exciting opportunity for ministry. The primary responsibilities of the University and Young Adult pastor are to provide leadership to our existing university campus church; Evensong (https://evensonghalifax.info); and to lead a strategy for discipleship and empowerment of young adults in their spiritual formation at Faith City Church. Duties include: • Providing pastoral leadership to Evensong (Services and Groups). • Overseeing the team of volunteer leaders who provide for the following aspects of Evensong Hospitality, Logistics, Social Media, Prayer Team, Evensong Next, Worship, and Speaking. • Discipling, empowering, and pastoring university students and young adults. * Developing a strategic plan for young adult ministry at Faith City Church • Following up with attendees of Evensong who seek pastoral guidance. • Creating space for creativity within the Evensong team and encouraging university students and young adults to discover and operate in their ministry gifts. • Planning and facilitating regular meetings with Evensong Leadership Team (i.e., Evensong Advance).; and developing a broader team of young adult leaders. • Planning and facilitating events/growth opportunities for young adults and evensong leaders (i.e., Prayer Advance). • Overseeing budgets for Evensong and for young adults. • Preaching and teaching regularly. • Working in conjunction with Church policies and legal responsibilities while directly reporting to the Lead Pastor. * other duties as required

Required Skills

Preaching & Teaching Strategic Planning Administrative skills Leadership Ability Solution-Oriented

Education Required

Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution

Experience Required

previous experience in young adult ministry and assets but not required.


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