Sep 18, 2018

Associate Teaching Pastor

  • Creekside Church
  • Waterloo, ON, Canada
Full time Church

Job Description

Associate Teaching Pastor – Full-time 

Creekside Church exists to . . . Follow Jesus.  Love God.  Love People.  Launched in 1989, the church is located on 33 acres in northwest Waterloo. Creekside is a non-denominational, evangelical, contemporary, team oriented, growing congregation (2000+) with 3 sites, multiple staff and multiple Sunday services.  We are passionate about evangelism, worship, teaching and caring for those both inside and outside the church family.  

We are looking for a catalytic leader and energetic self-starter to join us the Associate Teaching Pastor at Creekside.  This leader will be serving as an apprentice/equal alongside the Teaching Pastor and the Executive Pastor to provide day to day leadership over the church.  The intent is for this individual to eventually succeed the existing Teaching Pastor and Co-lead with the Executive Pastor in the future.   The Associate Teaching Pastor is responsible to team teach with the Teaching Pastor at appropriate events as well as serve in other roles appropriate to the needs of the church and the responsibilities of this role.  This is a big job!  Are you up for the challenge?  If yes, please read on….. 

You are: 

  • A gifted teacher/communicator
  • A phenomenal team player displaying a spirit of humility
  • An outstanding servant leader
  • The recipient of a relevant theological degree or diploma with 5 + years of experience
  • Passionate and effective at evangelism
  • Amazing at connecting with people
  • Able to discern needs and respond appropriately, sensitively and proactively
  • A creative risk-taker
  • Able to define and meet objectives and goals
  • Able to work in Canada
  • Passionate about the broader church community in KW 

You will be: 


  • Partnering with the Teaching Pastor in ordering the Weekend Service Teaching Calendar
  • Team-teaching with the Teaching Pastor at the Weekend Services
  • Participating with the Service Planning Team in ordering the services
  • Giving oversight, along with the Teaching Pastor, to the teaching ministry throughout the church (this includes Kids, youth, young adults, adults, LifeGroups etc.) 


  • An active member of the Elders Team
  • Serving in an apprentice role of co-leadership with the Teaching Pastor and the Executive Pastor under the authority of the Elders Team to give leadership over the staff and church community
  • Coaching appropriate Pastors as assigned in relation to previous ministry experience and strengths
  • Casting vision for the church and for various ministries alongside the Teaching Pastor and Executive Pastor 

The perfect fit: 

  • Knocks it out of the park when sharing the word of God and teaching in a relevant way
  • Is a servant leader at heart
  • Creates environments where people belong and experience the fullness of life
  • Knows that “What I am Part of is Bigger than the Part I Play”
  • Embraces flexibility
  • Self-starts to gets things done and makes things happen 

If this sounds like you…..send us your resume and a video link of you teaching to: 

Deadline:  November 30, 2018.


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