Cantonese Speaking sub-Congregation (CSC) Pastor, North York (Chinese) Baptist Church

Position Title: Cantonese Speaking sub-Congregation (CSC) Pastor

Company: North York (Chinese) Baptist Church
Contact Person: Chairperson, CSC Pastoral Search Committee
Address:
675 Sheppard Avenue East
Toronto, ON
M2K 1B6
Phone: 416-223-3121
Fax: 416-223-6617
E-mail:  nycbc@nycbc.on.ca
Position Description:
Under the guidance of the Senior Pastor and according to the mandates defined by the Board of Deacons, the CSC Pastor, working as a team with other pastors, assumes leadership in pastoring and developing the CSC.  The pastor is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies necessary to achieve the purpose of the position and fulfill various duties and responsibilities based on the needs of CSC and the background of the candidate.

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Born-again Christian with pastoral heart demonstrated by genuine love and faithfulness to the Lord, and to those under his care.
• Strong preacher with good understanding of the Word of God as well as the Western and Chinese cultures.
• Good trainer and model in evangelism with strong evangelistic passion.
• Graduated from an accredited theological seminary or equivalent, with a minimum of five years of relevant pastoral experience in North American Chinese churches.
• Strong oral and written communication skills in Cantonese and English, and preferably also in Mandarin.
• Demonstrated spiritual maturity, interpersonal skills, organizational ability, initiation, sound judgment, perseverance, and ability to work within a team.
• Sets an example to others as a Christian in active service.
• Ability to relate to all age groups would be an asset.
• Ordained Baptist pastor preferred.