The Ashton-Munster Pastoral Charge is looking for a 1/2 time ministry position with an emphasis on Worship Leadership

The Ashton-Munster Pastoral Charge is looking for a 1/2 time ministry position with an emphasis on Worship Leadership.

Ashton-Munster Pastoral Charge, 105 Old Mill Rd., Ashton ON K0A 1B0 The Ashton-Munster Pastoral Charge is looking for a 1/2 time ministry position with an emphasis on Worship Leadership.

The position will appeal to a dynamic individual who appreciates family-type churches that are committed to working together. If you are someone who enjoys rural lifestyles and values and ease of access to services in the city of Ottawa, this position may be of interest to you. We need an individual who will walk with us to live out our mission statement and lead us into the future. Someone who enjoys a challenge involving further development of spirituality, outreach and growth in our churches will be welcomed. With our unique congregations working in partnership, encouraging lay leadership, and being open to change, we look to our history and tradition to develop goals for the future The Ashton-Munster Pastoral Charge is comprised of the churches of Ashton and Munster. The two communities, approximately ten minutes apart, enjoy a rural lifestyle with access to the City of Ottawa and the amenities a large city provides.  A forty five minute drive provides access to Parliament Hill and nearby visual and performing arts. West of the city closer to Ashton, lies Carleton Place, a small, attractive town with many services and amenities. It represents a change of pace from the large city and is appreciated mainly by those living near Ashton but increasingly by those from Munster as well. The village of Ashton, a growing community, lies on the border between the city of Ottawa and the County of Lanark, is rural in nature and surrounded by agricultural areas. This is gradually changing as Ottawa expands and develops subdivisions outside the city core. More information is available at www.lanarkcounty.ca and at www.beckwith.on.ca.  Our community offers sports facilities, a nearby school and a local pub. Munster lies in the southwest corner of what used to be Goulbourn Township. It is a satellite village that has retained a non commercial atmosphere. The surrounding area is rural in nature and different in character from the village itself. Many live here and work in Ottawa or surrounding areas. More information is available at www.ottawa.ca and www.munsteronline.ca.  Our community offers a library, convenience store, restaurant, sports facilities and a community centre.

To apply for this position (or for more information, or to obtain a copy of the full JNAC report), please send a letter of interest/cover letter, resumé, statement of faith, copies of certificates showing completion Boundaries and Racial Justice workshops, and a current (within the past 6 months) Police Records Check – Vulnerable Sector to :  vacancy4moconference@gmail.com