Employment Opportunities at AST


Director, Diploma in Youth Ministry

12-month position (renewable); maximum 250 hours per year
Remuneration: $25 per hour, CPP and EI benefits, and 4% vaction earned


The Director of the Diploma in Youth Ministry is a part-time term position with a variable work week (4-6 hours per week, up to a maximum of 250 hours per year). The Director has overall responsibility for the coordination of the Diploma program, and works closely with the Academic Office Coordinator, the Academic Dean, and the Registrar.

Start Date: August 27, 2018

Application Deadline: July 19, 2018, at 12 noon / Interviews to take place July 24, 2018

Detailed Position Description

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Forward a brief c.v. and a covering letter (including the names of 3 references) by email to academic@astheology.ns.ca

We thank all who apply.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide documentation of a clear Level 2 Police Records check and Child Abuse Registry check.

United Church Formation Director

Term Appointment August 27 to December 15, 2018

28 hours / per week, Remuneration based on UCC Compensation Model  


The Director of the United Church Formation program, in consultation with the United Church Faculty Group, other members of the staff of Atlantic School of Theology, and the United Church’s wider constituencies, the incumbent administers and implements the student Formation Program at Atlantic School of Theology (AST).  Through a diversity of functions including program planning and delivery, student advising, records management, and interpretation of United Church identity and ethos, the Director co-ordinates and leads the Formation Program for United Church students at AST, both residential and summer distance, who are candidates and potential candidates for ministry.

Start Date: August 27, 2018

Application Deadline:  Monday, July 9, 2018

Application to be Submitted to
pinehill@astheology.ns.ca  or
Pine Hill Divinity Hall, 660 Francklyn Street, Room 124, Halifax, NS B3H 3B5

Detailed Position Description

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