Toronto Conference is seeking an individual to fill the role of Minister Mission Animator on a full-time basis (35 hrs/wk) for a 3 year term.

Toronto Conference is seeking an individual to fill the role of Minister Mission Animator on a full-time basis (35 hrs/wk) for a 3 year term.

  • Job Number:      17-14
  • Opening Date:   May 9, 2017
  • Closing Date:      May 31, 2017

Minister Mission Animator, TOR SE Presbytery (ft/3yr term)

Toronto Conference is seeking an individual to fill the role of Minister Mission Animator on a full-time basis (35 hrs/wk) for a 3 year term.

The Minister Mission Animator fulfills the mission of Toronto Southeast Presbytery enabling and supporting good, faithful and healthy communities of faith within our member Pastoral Charges. They will provide opportunities for cross-congregational initiatives where individuals from Congregations with shared calls to specific ministries may work together.

This position will offer significant support in facilitating congregational revitalization, navigating through critical change and faith development initiatives.

This is a full time position that functions in a normal office environment from the Southeast Presbytery Office located in the former Wilmar Heights United Church located at 967 Pharmacy Avenue, (Pharmacy/ Ellesmere) in Scarborough. Some travel to other Presbytery offices within the Conference will be required. Attendance at evening and weekend meetings may be required.  

 

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of United Church policy and procedures particularly as they apply to congregations;
  • Working knowledge of United Church policy and procedures regarding property ownership, sale, transfer and development, amalgamation and closure processes;
  • A minimum of four years post-secondary education or appropriate life experience;
  • Demonstrated skill and experience enabling people to engage intellectually, emotionally and relationally with the gospel;
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills with expertise in service response, a strong customer service ethic;
  • Experience working in a ‘change’ environment with the ability to transition goals and priorities into successful implementation;
  • Demonstrated skills in administration, time management and situational analysis;
  • Computer skills and willingness to use technology for communications;
  • Recognition of personal and professional boundaries;
  • Ability to work collegially with other staff and volunteers;
  • A willingness and ability to travel within the Presbytery and Toronto Conference.

Compensation

 This is a category 7 position with an annual salary range of $51,932-69,242 (Order of Ministry Rate) or $59,074-78,766 (Lay Equivalent Rate).

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to submit their resume, quoting the job number to: