• Summer Employment Opportunities for 2 Students

    Position:   Community Life and Children’s Activity Worker

    Location: Grace Presbyterian Church, 1220 Old Tenth Line Rd., Orléans, 613-824-9260

    Hours:  32 hours per week for 8 weeks, flexible schedule:  starting June 14, 2022 (flexible start date)

    Salary: $15.00 per hour funded by a Canada Summer Jobs grant

    Eligibility: Must between 15-30 years old, preferably with experience leading children’s programs

    Tasks and responsibilities:

    • Coordinate and implement a Vacation Bible Camp (VBS) and assist with the outcome assessment. If Covid numbers increase, a virtual VBS will have to be implemented rather than an in-person Bible camp.
    • Develop and distribute promotional material to advertise the VBS and other children’s programs.
    • Develop and implement a children’s program to be run during worship services with coordinating crafts and/or activities.
    • Provide for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of children in our care.
    • Coordinate and plan inter-generational activities.
    • Assist with the advertising and set up of “Gracefest” and the “Fun Run” which are community outreach and fundraising opportunities. If Covid numbers are high, these events will not take place.
    • Perform some administrative duties including answering email, filing and taking phone messages.
    • Possibly assist with outdoor maintenance that may include cutting the grass or leaf blowing.



    • Commitment to the doctrine, vision, mission and core values of Grace Church.
    • Love for the Lord lived out in life.
    • Strong administration and communication skills with all ages.
    • Experience in leading and teaching youth and children.
    • Self-starter, creative, joyful, energetic team player.
    • Technical skills including web meetings, creating and sharing videos
    • Must have an updated police records check.


    Supervision plan and mentoring plan:

    The successful candidates will receive ongoing mentoring under the supervision of the pastor, administrative assistant, an experienced Sunday School teacher and other adults involved in children’s ministry.

    Closing date for applications:  May 27, 2022

    Send applications to:     Arlene Lamadeleine

                                                    Office Administrator

                                                    Grace Presbyterian Church

                                                    1220 Old Tenth Line Road

                                                    Orleans, ON K1E 3W7



    Please have references available on request.