JOIN OUR TEAM

Are you ready to be part of something truly remarkable? At Awana, we are on a mission to make a lasting impact by empowering children and youth to know, love, and serve the Lord Jesus Christ. And we want you to join us in this important work!

As a member of our team, you’ll play a vital role in bringing our vision to life. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about living for the Lord and representing Him well in everything they do.

You’ll have the opportunity to work with amazing people who share your values and work tirelessly to provide exceptional resources, support, and service to our partnered churches and fellow team members.

We need team players who are adaptable and willing to learn new tasks as they arise. A can-do attitude is essential, as our roles may change depending on the season and ministry needs. Our team is not only hardworking but also a lot of fun. We strive for excellence in all tasks and celebrate our successes together.

If you’re ready for an exciting opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself, we want to hear from you! Join us at Awana, where you can make a meaningful impact and grow both personally and professionally.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Administration and Operations Manager

In this role you will serve as the primary resource for our team with regard to ministry operations. You will provide up-to-date information and coaching through internal communications and training, you will problem solve with our team, look for ways to improve functionality, and provide accountability through the day to day oversight of ministry operations.

You will represent our Administrative Team as a member of our Executive Leadership Team (ELT). You will ensure that the ELT has the information they need to make decisions in the field, and you will look for opportunities to support the field team through the identification of helpful resources and the provision of operational or administrative support.

Reports to: Executive Director

Your Specific Responsibilities Will Include:

In addition you will provide support in the following areas:

Qualifications and Competencies:

This is a full-time position

If you would like to apply for one of these positions, please forward your resume and cover letter outlining your interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca.

Manager of Communications and Partnerships

As the Communications Manager at Awana International Canada, you will be the driving force behind all internal and external communication efforts. With your exceptional skills and expertise, you’ll oversee the communication planning process, create and refine content and identify opportunities to build stronger partnerships and donor relationships through clear and consistent communication.

We’re looking for someone who is confident in their ability to lead and execute effective communication strategies that align with Awana’s strategic plan and core values. You’ll be responsible for ensuring all communication with stakeholders is clear, consistent and aligned
with our mission.

With your exceptional communication skills and strategic mindset, you’ll be instrumental in enhancing our brand and promoting our vision to a wider audience. You’ll work closely with various departments to ensure that all communication efforts are aligned with our goals and values. If you’re a confident communicator with a passion for making a difference, we want you on our team.

Reports to: Executive Director

Your Specific Responsibilities Will Include:

Qualifications and Competencies:

This is a full-time position

If you would like to apply for one of these positions, please forward your resume and cover letter outlining your interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca.

Ministry Development Coordinators

Ministry Development Coordinators work within a specific region within Canada to support the mission of Awana to equip leaders to reach kids through long-term relational discipleship. Their primary concern is the health of ministry at the local church level, the development of local leaders, and the growth and sustainability of the ministry within their region.

Reports to: National Field Team Director/s

In this role you will have the opportunity to do the following:

The right candidate will have the following:

We have specific needs in the following locations:

If you would like to apply for one of these positions, please forward your resume and cover letter outlining your interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca.

PARTER CARE

Volunteer Advocates are a critical part of our team. They are the hands and feet of the ministry. Advocates spend their time building relationships with partnered churches, supporting existing Awana ministries, training leaders and presenting to new potential partners. They work closely with our Ministry Development Coordinators and are considered an integral part of our field team.

The Awana ministry is growing and we need people that are committed and passionate about supporting leaders at the local church level. Depending on your capacity and the growth within your region there may be opportunities to expand your role into a full or part-time position over time.

Is God Calling You to the Awana Ministry:

If this sounds like you please email a summary of your experience and interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca indicating that you are interested in a Volunteer Advocate role with Awana.

VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES

Volunteer Advocates are a critical part of our team. They are the hands and feet of the ministry. Advocates spend their time building relationships with partnered churches, supporting existing Awana ministries, training leaders and presenting to new potential partners. They work closely with our Ministry Development Coordinators and are considered an integral part of our field team.

The Awana ministry is growing and we need people that are committed and passionate about supporting leaders at the local church level. Depending on your capacity and the growth within your region there may be opportunities to expand your role into a full or part-time position over time.

Is God Calling You to the Awana Ministry:

If this sounds like you please email a summary of your experience and interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca indicating that you are interested in a Volunteer Advocate role with Awana.

PARTNER CARE COORDINATOR

Are you passionate about being a catalyst in seeing children and youth know, love, and serve Jesus? Do you thrive in a collaborative environment that focuses on helping people and providing the best customer care for partner churches?

As the front line for our partner churches in the Awana Canada ministry, Partner Care is the cornerstone of ongoing support. This role fosters relationships with our partner churches, assisting with everything from curriculum inquiries to shipping concerns. This position requires meticulous attention to detail for data and shipment tracking. Join us in this dynamic role where you’ll be at the forefront of ensuring seamless assistance in the ministry’s diverse needs.

Competencies and Qualifications

Partner Care

Office Administration / Other Duties

Hours: Full-time 40 hours per week (M-F, 9am-5pm)
Compensation: Salary, full benefits, RRSP matching, 2 weeks vacation plus 1-2 week shutdown over Christmas

Awana Canada is looking for a candidate with a heart for supporting others collaboratively while being a catalyst in seeing children and youth know, love, and serve Jesus.

If this sounds like you please email a summary of your experience and interest to opportunities@awanacanada.ca indicating that you are interested in a Partner Care Coordinator role with Awana.

Awana Canada is committed to ensuring equal opportunity of employment for qualified persons with disabilities and actively fosters an inclusive work environment. If you require reasonable accommodations throughout the recruiting process, please email opportunities@awanacanada.ca with the subject line: Interview Accommodations.

Our available positions are published on our opportunities page and should you be invited to interview with us, our recruitment team will only ever contact you directly from an @awanacanada.ca address. We will never ask you to send us money as part of a job offer. If you receive a suspicious email relating to opportunities at Awana Canada from any other email domain where someone is claiming to be a part of our recruitment team, or are directed to anywhere other than that to view our available jobs we encourage you to submit a report with our partner care team – office@awanacanada.ca

READY TO JOIN?

Please indicate the position you are interested in and attach your resume and cover letter to the email. 

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