Alpha Ministries Canada is a national Christian non-profit organization with creative and highly
motivated people that work together to serve the Church in Canada. Alpha has an exciting
opportunity for an individual to represent Alpha Canada by being at the forefront of inviting and
encouraging the Church to fulfill its mission of evangelization through Alpha.
The role of the Senior Advisor reports to the Church Experience Lead and works in conjunction
across teams to foster and grow Alpha experiences in churches across the country. This
position will also work on the development and implementation strategy according to local
contextual realities and needs. This role is also charged with the responsibility of coaching and
equipping leaders to maximize the potential of Alpha in their communities and local context, and
identifying potential future Alpha leaders and volunteers.
The candidate will have a deep love for the whole church, fluent in speaking to and influencing a
wide variety of Christian traditions; love for and familiarity with the Catholic church is
essential. The candidate will also be a driven self-starter who has a pastoral and relational
heart in serving others and the church. They will be highly persuasive, demonstrate a track
record of innovation and problem solving, as well as maximize impact and engagement as part
of the whole team’s goals. Previous work in a church environment and cross-generational
ministries will be ideal and a recent and personal Alpha experience is an asset.
What you get to do:
- Encourage and nurture Senior Church Leader leads to run Alpha, clearing barriers for
potential Course Administrators to run Alpha
- Cultivate and manage relationships with church leads not yet running Alpha and build
pathways (included tailored journeys with targeted messaging for specific segments, ie.
denomination, regional, urban/suburban/rural)
- Continuously Innovate: Experiment and improve messaging, presenting relevant value to
- Manage a portfolio of churches currently engaged in running Alpha, including facilitating
seasonal cohorts, to keep abreast of ongoing challenges, stories, trends and training
- Lead, host or collaborate in webinars
Salary is competitive within the nonprofit sector of our size, and commensurate with experience. We also have an extended medical and dental benefits package. As a Senior Advisor, you receive the opportunity to be a minister of Alpha Canada.
How to apply:
We are looking for the most passionate, driven person to join our team because we believe our work has eternal significance. If this job is for you, we invite you to submit a cover letter, resume, and references which would include a reference from your senior pastor, priest, or ministry director to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail to the following address noting:
Re: Application – Senior Advisor
See our website alphacanada.org for more information about Alpha Ministries Canada
Alpha Canada is dedicated to partnering with the Church in Canada, its donors and volunteers that run Alpha.