St Matthew’s Anglican Church
Position Description: Children’s Ministries Coordinator
St Matthew’s is a welcoming Christian community committed to growing in faith, offering joyous worship and reaching out in loving service.
St Matthew’s Sunday School is an exciting mix of dedicated Sunday School teachers and active joyful children of all ages. We have spacious and well-equipped facilities and a resourced curriculum. St Matthew’s is an historic parish in the Diocese of Ottawa with a strong music program, beautiful worship and active mission.
Reporting to the Rector, the Children’s Ministries Coordinator (CMC) oversees our Children’s ministry, nurturing relationships with families, developing leaders, and coordinating the Sunday School program. The CMC is NOT required to be present every Sunday morning but is responsible for its well organized and smooth operation.
The position is for six hours per week with the possibility of approved additional hours from time to time for preparation and participation in special events such as the Christmas Pageant, Good Friday or other events that are outside of the weekly Sunday School program.
Payment is commensurate with experience according to the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa guidelines. The position is paid from September 5th, 2017 to June 17, 2018. There is a possibility of renewal as well as potential opportunity for an expanded position depending on skillsets.
Responsibilities of the Children’s Ministries Coordinator (six hours per week)
Please apply to the Rev. Gregor Sneddon, email@example.com, or at 217 First Ave., Ottawa, ON K1S 2GS not later than Tuesday, July 11, 2017.
The Children’s Ministries Coordinator directs and leads the ministries for children on Sunday morning by:
Supports for the Children’s Ministries Coordinator
Qualifications for the Children’s Ministries Coordinator:
Volunteer Editor Wanted - Pulse of the Parish Magazine
St. Matthew’s, the Anglican Church in the Glebe, is located at 217 First Avenue, near Bank. About 150 people worship at the church on Sundays; 90 people volunteer to do community service where we can help to feed the hungry, find shelter for the homeless, and support suicide prevention in remote villages. We have a robust website www.stmatthewsottawa.ca and a strong music program involving 75 men, boys, women and girls. We are seeking a part-time editor for our quarterly magazine, the Pulse of the Parish.
Mandate: The Editor of the Pulse of the Parish is responsible for publishing the Parish Magazine in March, June, September and December. An experienced editor would need 10 to 15 hours to do the layout and prepare it for publication on line and in print.
Duties: Under the guidance of the Chair of the Communications Committee and the Rector, the Editor has full responsibility for the content and production of the Magazine:
If you are interested, please send a resume and a short note explaining why you are interested to Maxwell.firstname.lastname@example.org by February 24, 2017.