Children/Youth Ministry Coordinator

  • Part Time
  • Ottawa
  • 22 CAD / Hour
  • June 4, 2024

Website Anglican Diocese of Ottawa

Children/Youth Ministry Coordinator

St. Stephen’s Anglican Church is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Christian leader who will inspire and mentor our young people, helping them grow in their relationship with, Jesus Christ while discovering their place in God’s Church.

The Children/Youth Ministry Coordinator reports directly to the parish priest (Incumbent).

Your Role at St. Stephen’s – an Overview of Our Expectations

  • Fosters a vibrant Christian learning atmosphere.
  • Organizes and coordinates Parish Children/Youth activities.
  • Recruits, trains, coordinates and encourages a robust volunteer team.
  • Ensures new volunteers obtain a Police Record Check Level 3 (Vulnerable Sector Check); coordinates with office to ensure updates are completed every three years.
  • Works with the Incumbent and Education Coordinator to select and manage curriculum and to plan special activities and services. Liaises with Music Director as needed.
  • Communicates and connects with parents/guardians about their children and special activities and services.
  • Participates in staff meetings and completes monthly reports.

Your Experience, Skills and Assets (what we are looking for in you)

  • A growing relationship with the Triune God.
  • A Love for children compels you to nurture and mentor them on their faith journey.
  • Exceptional communication, organizational and collaborative skills are hallmarks of your success.
    A Strong ability to connect with youth.
  • Prior teaching and leadership experience with children and youths.
  • Specific training/certification on child development and engagement practices-preferred.
  • You are comfortable with, and supportive of, Anglican theological and liturgical traditions.

Time Commitment

Part-time 10 hours per week and includes:3 hours/week at church on Sunday mornings leading children’s worship/Sunday school,
2 hours/month planning meetings,
planning curriculum and special activities liaising with volunteers, completing administrative tasks, etc.
working occasional Saturday afternoons for special activities.
Generally, “In-Person” role at church, but some tasks can be performed remotely.
Contract ending June 30, 2025.


Don’t just apply for a job, apply for a cause! Click on “Apply for This Job” and submit your application by June 4, 2024 . We’ll be reviewing applications as they come in, so don’t delay!

Employment may commence on August 1, 2024 and employees are required to work onsite.

While all applications will be gratefully received, only individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted. The Anglican Diocese of Ottawa reserves the right to contact individuals and to arrange for interviews at any time.

Our organization is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, veteran status, or disability. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please advise during the search process if you require accommodation by contacting us at [email protected]

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