Lead Pastor

In by steve.ottley

Website Canada Central District - Church of the Nazarene

Newmarket Church of the Nazarene is seeking a full-time Lead Pastor with the gifts and graces to lead and shepherd this congregation. This is a Permanent Full-Time position.

This is a congregation of the Canada Central District Church of the Nazarene. The successful applicant will be in agreement with the doctrines and polity of the Church of the Nazarene.

He or She will need to be eligible to work in Canada.

Position Overview: As Lead Pastor of Newmarket Church, you will live out the vision & mission and lead the church and the Ministry Teams in doing the same. In addition to the responsibilities and core competencies listed below, it is expected that the Lead Pastor will meet the needs of the church as presented and exhibit qualities of a mature spiritual leader. This is a full-time position with expected hours of 40 per week.

Supervision: The Lead Pastor will report directly to and provide regular updates to the Leadership team. The Lead Pastor’s performance will be evaluated by the Leadership team and District Superintendent, as per the Manual of the Church of the Nazarene.

Our Vision: We see our church as a “home for those without a home” – brimming with life, connected across generations & cultures, and integral to the local community. At Newmarket COTN, everyone finds their place: fully empowered by the Holy Spirit in worshipping God through Christ, engaged with one another and in service to our neighbours.


Foster Spirit Filled Experiences: prayer, worship, preaching/teaching
Equip the Saints for Ministry: Discipleship & spiritual formation
Build Community Missional Impact: Outreach and evangelism
Develop Church Leadership Capacity: Leadership Team/Ministry Leader

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If you are interested in applying for this position plesae request a copy of the Newmarket Community and Church Profile by emailing steve.ottley@centralnazarene.ca.

Application Deadline is August 12th, 2022

To apply for this job email your details to steve.ottley@centralnazarene.ca.