Benton Street Baptist Church

Career Opportunity




Our Church

Benton Street Baptist Church is a multi-generational and multi-cultural congregation that has had a continuous vibrant ministry in Kitchener since 1851. Its continual commitment to proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ has resulted in thousands of transformed lives locally and around the world.  A rich heritage of worshiping our Lord through music has always been at the heart of our ministries, led by persons who are competent musically and committed spiritually to the upbuilding of the Body of Christ, His Church.


Our Vision

Our vision is to be a thriving congregation in downtown Kitchener: home to a diverse and growing family of believers united in Jesus Christ; a place where one can begin their Christian experience, belong to a caring family of fellow believers, and become a mature ministering disciple of Christ. 

Benton Street Baptist Church is actively recruiting for a dynamic and engaging full-time Director of Worship & Small Groups to join the ministry team.


Role Summary

The Director of Worship at Benton will lead a team of musicians who love the Lord supremely and who delight to express their worshiping hearts musically in a manner that inspires joyful worship of our risen Lord in exuberant praise. This will be achieved through a dynamic blend of contemporary and traditional styles of “psalms, hymns and spiritual songs” to the edifying of all.

As Director of Small Groups, this person will also have a passion for nurturing the spiritual growth of seekers and Christ-followers. This person will demonstrate skills of organization and leadership development that result in the majority of the congregation’s adults participating actively in a small group for fellowship, worship, biblical instruction, prayer, and service.


How To Apply

Benton Street Baptist Church will be accepting all resumes and cover letters in confidence from interested candidates.  To express your interest in this opportunity, please submit your information to attn: Wendell Beach, Search Committee Chair.  Requests for additional information on the role and/or confidential suggestions or nominations may also be submitted.