604-853-2663    office@southabbotsford.com

 South Abbotsford Church

Following hard after Jesus, becoming like Him, turning people to God,
and engaging in the extraordinary life He gives

Service Time

Sundays at 10am

If you would like to have a classified ad posted on our page, please email us. Upon approval, we will post ads for one month, at which point they will be removed unless a request for extension is submitted. If a classified ad is filled before one month is up, please email us again to have it removed.

CLASSIFIED ADS

HOUSING AVAILABLE

  • Mature Christian man with 15 year old son relocating to Abbotsford. Looking for 2 bedroom suite in Yale secondary catchment area. May consider 1 bedroom. Both are non smokers non drinkers with no pets and involved with church. Contact Dave @ 778-344-2292
    Posted July 18

  • 1,000sqft Spacious 1 bedroom plus den basement suite. Brand new professionally finished Hardwood floors throughout. Gas fireplace, in suite laundry. Great freeway access, backs on to greenbelt, great view near ASIA Middle/High school. N/S, N/P. $1,200 /month Including utilities. Available August 1st. To inquire text or call Mike 604 996 4305 
    Posted July 4

  • 1 bedroom above-ground suite: Available to view any time. Large windows with lots of light. Renovated flooring, paint, and baseboards. Bright, spacious kitchen with countertop stove and newer fridge. Comfortable dining area off of kitchen. Large living room with wood fireplace. Separate entrance, lots of parking on street. Quiet residential neighbourhood, nearby downtown and all amenities. On bus routes to Abby, Mission, Huntingdon/border. $750 per month; allutilities included. Free wifi. Cat permitted, no dogs allowed. Possible laundry on site. No smoking/drugs, no parties. Family upstairs has loud, young children. Just so you know in advance and are able to live with it! Would suit a student, busy working person, single parent, or missionaries on short-term furlough. Three references required. Contact Elisa at 604-855-7780, 9 am – 9 pm; M-Sa.
    Posted July 5

  • Young Christian family in Abbotsford has a 1 bedroom legal basement suite located in the Sandy Hill area available August 1.  The one year old suite has a large kitchen, separate laundry and dishwasher with off street parking. $850/month includes gas and water. Electricity is metered separately and internet is your responsibility so you pay for what you use. No pets, no smoking. Please contactmurrayd@live.ca
    Posted June 29

JOBS

TWU Campus Security Guard - Full-time job opportunity
The major responsibilities for this position are:

  • Check vehicles entering campus and complete foot and mobile patrol checks of all buildings and surrounding areas on campus.
  • Maintain complete confidentiality regarding all security matters on campus and work closely with local RCMP detachment as required.
  • Maintain a sound working knowledge regarding Lockdown procedures.
  • Provide First Aid Services as required.

Minimum requirements:

  • Grade 12 required.
  • Basic security training with a valid Security Worker’s license
  • Successful completion of a Criminal Records Check
  • Successful completion of a fitness test prior to hire and annually thereafter
  • Successful completion of First Aid and CRP-C training by the end of the probationary period

In addition, the successful candidate will be a dedicated and mature evangelical Christian who is passionate about the values and mission of Trinity Western University and committed to the Community Covenant and Statement of Faith.

Submit your resume and cover letter online here.
Posted July 21

TWUBuilding Services Worker - On-call job opportunity:
The major responsibilities for this position will be:

  • Clean assigned area as instructed (e.g. clean washrooms, empty garbage cans, vacuum and mop floors).
  • Work co-operatively with staff, faculty and students in the performance of duties.

Minimum requirements:

  • High school graduation
  • Building Services Worker diploma (for those applicants without a BSW diploma, an equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered)
  • 2-3 years related experience
  • Completion of a criminal records check is required.

In addition, the successful candidate will be a dedicated and mature evangelical Christian who is passionate about the values and mission of Trinity Western University and committed to the Community Covenant and Statement of Faith.
Posted July 21

LIFE ENRICHMENT COORDINATOR - The Apartments @ Menno Place - Are you looking for a meaningful job that maximizes your effective interpersonal relationship and communication skills? As Life Enrichment Coordinator, you are the liaison who communicates with seniors and their families before, during and after they become a part of the Menno Place community. You are key to exceptional customer service for those who are enquiring or planning to move to Menno Apartments. You help to create outstanding resident experiences that exceed the expectations of residents and their families once Menno Place is their home.

Join Abbotsford’s fifth largest employer, serving 700 seniors in 6 buildings on 11 acres. This is a full-time salaried position with competitive compensation and benefits. Full job description: https://mennoplace.ca/careers  Apply by end of business day -  August 11, 2017. Send resume to: recruitment@mennoplace.ca
Posted July 21

INSTALLERS IN FRASER VALLEY, BC - Main duties include but are not limited to: Working mostly with glass and aluminum; Cutting and building aluminum structures, installing different glazing systems to residential and condominium applications according to instructions/drawings. Includes driving to different locations in GVA, some lifting and standing for extended periods, building/construction.

Qualifications: Applicant should have a good work ethic, be motivated, willing to learn and work well within a team environment or independently. Because of the nature of the materials (Glass and aluminum) as well as the quality of the product, applicant should have good hand- eye coordination, commitment to quality and pay attention to detail. Experience with power tools and building experience required. Must own a reliable vehicle.

Start: Immediately
Length: Full-time Permanent
Please email/fax your resume to: info.canada@lumon.com
Posted July 19

EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR - 
This position supports the MCC BC Executive Director in agency wide duties related to MCC BC operations, including routine administrative duties, preparation for leadership team and board meetings, collaboration with national and international MCC operations, and relating to the MCC supporting constituency.  In this role, the Executive Coordinator needs to maintain collaborative working relationships with individuals and groups that relate to the Executive Director. 

This is a full-time salaried position, accountable to the Executive Director.
General office hours are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Some evening and weekend work will be required.
To apply, please click here

MCC BC Interim New Foundations Program Coordinator - The New Foundations Program Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of a 9 month program that involves a matched savings component for participants, and provides financial literacy, employment readiness, and life skills training.  The position is based in Surrey, but the Coordinator will deliver this program in different locations throughout the lower mainland, and where possible is done in collaboration with local churches.  The Coordinator works with volunteers to assist participants with ongoing learning and mentorship.  This position reports to the Director of Programs, and will be part of a larger MCC BC Program staff.
This interim .8 FTE salaried role involves filling in for a short-term leave. The short-term position has an undetermined end date, dependent on the return of the full-time staff person. Only those candidates who are legally eligible to work in Canada should apply.
Salaried, no benefits. Full time equivalent:  0.80 (30 hours per week). Start date: Monday, August 21, 2017. To apply, please click here.
Posted July 12

HOME SHARE OPPORTUNITY with Bethesda Christian Association:

Share your heart, share your home

Home Share is a family-style arrangement where a family or single person cares for an individual with intellectual disabilities in their home, providing 24-hour care.

Bethesda is looking in the Chilliwack area for a dedicated person, couple or family who have a calling in their heart for this kind of unique work; to support a young lady who attends one of our day programs 5 days per week.  This woman requires support with personal care, enjoys being at home as well as going for drives.  A home with no young children is preferred.

Bethesda Christian Association supports people with disabilities and their families.  Our Mission is walking alongside families, and serving people of all abilities, experiencing the joys and challenges of life together.  Our Vision is to see people of all abilities belonging to interdependent communities where they are valued and empowered to share their essential God-given skills and abilities.  Bethesda’s ministry is a Christian faith-based service.

A compatible placement enriches the lives of the individual and the lives of the home share family. 

A suitable contract will be established. Bethesda will provide ongoing support to the person/couple/family providing care.  In addition to the caregiver amount, this contract has respite funding attached to it as well.

For more information or to request an application package, please email: life@BethesdaBC.com or visit www.bethesdabc.com
Posted July 4

Advokate Life & Education Services, a charity that operates the crisis pregnancy centres in Abbotsford and Langley, is looking to hire an experienced and passionate individual to manage our charitable activities in the  Langley area. Position is for 40hrs/wk at $20/hr. For more information email info@advokate.ca.
Posted June 29

Maintenance/General Construction Employee - 34-40 hours per week. Central Heights Church in Abbotsford is taking applications for a part time employee to work in its maintenance and renovations areas. This position will be approximately 20 hours per week at Central Heights doing general maintenance and light construction duties and will be combined with a private sector position with similar responsibilities to create a 34-40 hours work week. Term is effective immediately and will be reviewed in December for continuance. The ideal person will have construction and/or maintenance experience, experience with a variety of construction tools and equipment, work well without supervision, be self self-motivated and a hard worker. Hours of work will typically be Monday-Friday with some Saturday work during peak construction periods. Duties are varied and will include light construction, demolition, cleanup and repairs. Pay is dependent on experience and will start in the $17-$20 range.
Contact Blaine Maryniuk at bmaryniuk@centralheights.ca with a resume showing your work experience and qualifications.
Posted June 26

ARROW LEADERSHIP:

Director of Programs (Permanent, FT)
This new position plays a central role in our goal to double program capacity for the Emerging and Executive Streams of the Arrow Leadership Program, expand our new Sharpening Leaders Initiative and explore new program initiatives that will develop more Jesus-centered leaders.
Resumes may be submitted at: info@arrowleadership.org until the position is filled. Please note that only candidates who are invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted.
Job Location: Abbotsford, BC – Arrow Leadership Headquarters, may be negotiable
Reporting Relationship: Reports to the President of Arrow Leadership
Working Conditions: Normal Office Conditions and Travel - Regular travel within North America is a significant requirement of this role. Occasional travel should be expected outside North America.
For complete job description go to  http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/

Program Administrator (PT: 30hrs/wk)
Arrow Leadership is seeking a Program Administrator.
This role proactively seeks to maximize the impact of the Arrow Leadership Program Emerging and Executive Streams through supervisory and administrative service.  This role includes supervision of the Program Administration Team as well as planning, implementing and evaluation of all administrative functions for the Arrow Leadership Program.
Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate.
Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted.
Posting will be open until the position is filled.
For complete job description go to  http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ 

Assistant to the President (PT: 20hrs/wk)
Arrow Leadership is seeking an Assistant to the President.
This role proactively supports and seeks to maximize the impact of the President’s Office through administrative service.  This role includes administrative support in coordinating travel arrangements, scheduling, correspondence, database input and maintenance as well as assisting in preparations for speaking, communications, donor support, board communications and special projects.
Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate.
Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted.
Posting will be open until the position is filled.
For complete job description go to  http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/

Assistant to Leader Engagement (PT: 15hrs/wk)
Arrow Leadership is seeking an Assistant to Leader Engagement.
This role proactively supports and seeks to maximize the impact of the Leader Engagement Team.  This role includes administrative support in coordinating travel arrangements, scheduling, correspondence, database input and maintenance as well as assisting in preparations for speaking, communications, and special projects.
Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate.
Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted.
Posting will be open until the position is filled.
For complete job description go to  http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/
Posted June 26

Volunteer Bus Driver: Tabor Village is looking for a volunteer bus driver to help provide greater opportunity for our residents to connect with the community and more opportunity to go beyond the walls of our care home. The frequency could be anywhere from once per month to multiple times a week, and is flexible. Please email volunteerservices@taborvillage.org
Posted June 26

Digital Marketing Specialist/ Coordinator: Eaglecom is a Christian marketing agency that deals primarily with faith-based organizations, ministries and Christian businesses. We are seeking a Digital Marketing Specialist to help us develop, plan and carry-out digital and social strategies for ourselves and our clients. The successful candidate will need to have a solid understanding of the Christian market for proper keyword and demographic targeting as well as appropriate content creation. This is a full-time position, reporting to the Director of Marketing. Success in this role is defined by motivated commitment, flexibility, resourcefulness, and efficiency. For a full job description, please contact Danielle Klammer, Marketing Director. 604 948 8610. danielle@eaglecom.ca
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osted June 23

Executive/Administrative Assistant: A resource ministry in Abbotsford is seeking an admin/ executive assistant, who is responsible for providing administrative and secretarial services to the Executive Director. This is a part time opportunity and could lead to a full time.  Flexible hours, minimal commitment.  Prior experience is mandatory. The successful applicant will have exceptional organization and communication skills, computer/social media, experience in business writing, marketing and presentation skills, event management, fundraising, in addition to general clerical & secretarial skills. If you qualify, please send your resume to Shirley at multiculturalministries@gmail.com
Posted June 23

Before and After School Care Supervisor Position: We are looking for an enthusiastic full time Supervisor for our Christian licensed Before and After school program. This person must have experience working with children, and have their Responsible Adult Certificate or equivalent. This is a maternity position that could turn into permanent. The position is to start as soon as possible. The summer is full time opening and closing and in September is a split shift.
This person must be flexible, energetic, nurturing, creative, dependable/reliable, and most of all have a passion for teaching children. This person will have excellent communication skills and be a team player. Please send your cover letter and resume to maranathakidscare@hotmail.com 
Posted June 23

Central Heights Preschool is looking to hire an entry level, part-time ECE Teacher for afternoon classes for the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for a fun, creative person who should be a team-player, someone who works hard to get the job done and loves 3 & 4 year olds and interacting with them at their level. [3 year old class T/Th 12:15-2:45pm and 4 year old class MWF 11:45am-3:15 pm] Email your resume or if you have questions to: sylviaquiring@gmail.com    Closing date: Aug.11, 2017

Central Heights Preschool (1661 McCallum Road) has openings for 3 & 4 year olds for September 2017. Go to our website to see classes that are available  (www.centralheightspreschool.com). We are now open on MONDAYS, 9:00 - 10:30 am in July & August (closed Aug.7) for you to drop in, view our classrooms and register your child. Bring your child to visit us or call to arrange a time: 604-852-2541 (leave a message and we will return your call!)
Posted July 12

OPPORTUNITIES

  • Do you have a background in public relations or marketing? Would you be willing to donate your skills and a few hours per week to the Telecare Crisis & Caring Line? We could really use your creative ideas and social media input! OR Are you a people person who loves to meet others? We need someone or a few people who would be willing to go into the community to promote what we do and drop off brochures. 
    Telecare Crisis & Caring Line volunteers listen and care for those who call in need of emotional support or referrals.  Maybe responding to crisis line calls is not your thing, but you can still help in other ways and you would be very much appreciated!  Email admin@telecarebc.com, or call 604-852-4058. www.telecarebc.com
    Posted June 29
  • Do you want to be a part of the summer memories these students will always remember? The MEI International program is currently looking for families in the Abbotsford and surrounding communities to host 9-16 years old students this summer.
    To learn more about being a host family for MEI Schools please contact the MEI International Homestay Coordinator Brenda Hansum: bhansum@meischools.com or 604-302-7766.
    • July 13 to August 23 – (6-week program) Students between 9-12 years old from CHINA. The students are required to attend class Monday to Friday from 9am-4pm. MEI will pay each host family $2170.00 for the duration of the program for hosting two students.
    • July 13 to November 1 – (4 Month Program) Students between 9 and 12 years old from CHINA. The students are required to attend class Monday to Friday from 9am-4pm during the summer program and will join an MEI class from September to November. MEI will pay each host family $1600.00 per month for hosting two students which works out to $5840.00 for the duration of the program.
    • July 24 to August 4 – (11 Nights) MEI will be hosting 15 & 16-year-old JAPANESE students. MEI will compensate each host family $740.00 to host two students for the 11-night stay. 

Want to share your summer? Please fill out the Homestay Application Form at http://bit.ly/2qDCPgi
Posted June 2

 

LESSONS

Piano and Music Theory Lessons – Beginners to Royal Conservatory Grade 8. Call Kathleen Feenstra ARCT at 604-309-0612.

Drum Lessons - Eran Vooys teaches students of all ages and abilities. Various time slots available Monday-Friday, morning to evening. Call Eran at 604-807-3568.