Executive Pastor

Executive Pastor


Guelph, ON


Job Description

Elora Road Christian Fellowship (ERCF), located just north of Guelph, Ontario, is looking for an Executive Pastor with a passion for developing other leaders within a loving, grace-filled community.

The Executive Pastor is responsible to support the Lead Pastor in accomplishing the church’s mission through ministry evaluation, discernment, decision-making, planning, implementation, and overall leadership of the church staff. The Executive Pastor oversees and supervises a ministry team of staff and volunteers including the Pathway Ministries Pastor and the Operations Director. The Executive Pastor leads Community Life Ministries and is responsible for the development of strategy that ensures the mission and vision of the church are realized. The strategic preparation and execution of ministry goals and targets are responsibilities of the Executive Pastor and are accomplished through collaboration with, and the empowerment of, the church’s pastors, staff, and volunteers entrusted with the ministry of ERCF. The Executive Pastor has a cooperative and trusting relationship with the Lead Pastor, and looks after the executive functions of the church, thereby freeing up the Lead Pastor to focus on vision, preaching, prayer, and shepherding.

For more information, see our Opportunity Profile:  https://nelsonandkraft.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/Elora-Road-OP-Executive-Pastor-FINAL.pdf