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Central Community Church

Executive Pastor

Central Community Church
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Date Posted: 09/23/2014
Categories: Executive Pastor
Denominations: Pentecostal
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Are you looking to join the team of one of Canada's growing churches? Here at Central Community Church, we are looking for a skilled individual who can lead, motivate and plan with our Lead Pastor, helping him maintain the vision and momentum of the church. This job encompasses four key areas: Strategic Planning and Leadership; Chief of Staff; Board Liaison; and Administration Oversight.



  • Support the Lead Pastor in the accomplishment of the church’s mission through discernment, decision-making, planning, and over-all direction of church staff.
  • Direct ministry staff in ongoing ministries and in the establishment of new ones; ensure ministries are effectively reaching our church’s demographic and working toward Central’s mission.
  • Regular reviews of Departments and Ministries, ensuring effectiveness and efficiency.
  • In conjunction with the board: recruitment, training, development, evaluation and termination of present and future directorial, office, and pastoral staff (excluding Lead Pastor).           
  • Ensure the smooth operation of Central Community Church by providing leadership to support staff in the following areas: administration, finance, human resources, supply and facilities management.
  • Facilitate and lead staff meetings, board meetings, planning meetings, retreats, and personal development days, as directed by the Lead Pastor.
  • Work with the Lead Pastor and Finance department develop an annual financial plan and oversee the on-going operations of church support services.
  • Facilitate the annual strategic planning process including evaluation of ministry performance; review of mission, vision, and core values; development of key objectives and tactics; and establishment of three-year goals.



  • You have a minimum of 10-15 years’ experience as a senior leader & manager in a corporate business or large church environment.
  • Experience as a successful Executive Pastor is an asset.
  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Technology, or other related field. A Master of Arts in Biblical Studies is preferred.
  • You have a proven track record of effective leadership and judgement.
  • You are confident, yet approachable, and your character is above reproach.
  • You are a teachable person who thrives in a team approach to ministry.
  • You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • You are a born-again Christ-follower.
  • You are someone who continually challenges and encourages others in their faith and spiritual journey.
  • You are committed to the Statement of Faith, Ministry and Core Values of Central Community Church.


  • This is a fulltime position
  • Outstanding company culture, with a team that is super smart, highly motivated & passionate about being part of a community that is changing the world for eternity.
  • We are looking for people who want to grow with us and are like-minded! As a result, we always promote from within and have tremendous opportunity for advancement within the company.

If you are interested in this position please email your resume to


Successful candidates will be contacted for an initial interview.