Leadership Development


Ministry trainee

8 Months (Sept-April)
10-15 hours a week (depending on applicant)
Non-Paid | Educational Bursary Available

The Minstry Trainee program is a 8-month (September – April) is an immersion into the life and ministry of Cascades. Participants will bring energy and leadership into existing ministries of Cascades, while being coached and shepherded by the Pastor as well as the Ministry Leader of the area they are serving in. 

At the end of this program, the Trainee will have gained volunteer practical ministry experience within the vibrant ministries of Cascades, intensive leadership development/coaching as well as getting involved with the missions life of our church.

The ideal candidate for this program is a young adult between the ages of 18-25 years old who is looking for volunteer practical ministry experience and has a desire to learn. They should be longing to grow deeper in their faith, willing to be stretched personally, seeking to develop their ministry and leadership skills, wanting a deeper understanding of church ministry and desiring to be equipped for future ministry.

If this sounds like you, but you don’t fit the age demographic – apply anyway! We are flexible and open to where God could be leading you into a possible placement in this program.


Both the application and recommendation must be completed and submitted. Email application and recommendation to Pastor Alex. 




Applications are now open for the 2020 ministry year.