Jason Postma

Freelance Proofreader & Editor

Location:Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Jason A. Postma


Wycliffe College (Toronto, Ontario)
Master of Divinity – Theology and Pastoral Ministry, May 2015

Institute for Christian Studies (Toronto, Ontario)
Master of Worldview Studies – Theology and Philosophy, May 2008

University of Waterloo (Waterloo, Ontario)
Honours B.A. in History – Canadian History, June 2003


Trinity Anglican Church (Aurora, Ontario) 01/2013- present
Youth Pastor - responsible for spiritual formation of junior high school and senior high school students; responsible for leading team of volunteer leaders; responsible for event planning

Bethel Christian Reformed Church (Newmarket, Ontario) 12/2009 – 09/2012
Director of Youth and Family Ministry – responsible for spiritual formation of children, adolescents, and young adults and oversight of church programming related to this demographic, including community outreach programs such as VBS, GEMS, and Cadets; responsible for equipping and supporting volunteer leaders and ministry teams; responsible for preparing and leading “Faith at Home” seminars for parents; responsible for planning and leading worship services, including preaching; Classis Toronto Youth Ministry Team representative; responsible for developing student and adult leadership programs; responsible for congregation-wide theological education courses; responsible for cultivating a vibrant vision for youth and family ministry

Aylmer Christian Reformed Church (Aylmer, Ontario) 08/2008 – 11/2009
Pastor of Youth and Outreach – responsible for spiritual formation of adolescents and young adults and oversight of church programming related to this demographic; responsible for planning and leading worship services, including preaching; responsible for formulating and implementing congregational community outreach strategy and educating the congregation on missional theology, lifestyle evangelism, and congregational hospitality; administered community needs assessment project

Postma Heating and Cooling Inc. (Chatham, Ontario) 08/2007 – 08/2008
Journeyman Assistant - sheet metal fabrication, installation of gas piping, installation of HVAC equipment, general labor

Chikuma Board of Education (Nagano, Japan) 08/2005 – 07/2007
JET Program Assistant Language Teacher – planned and developed curriculum, taught English in public school system at local elementary and junior high schools

Institute for Christian Studies (Toronto, Ontario)……………………….. 06/2003 – 08/2005
Research Assistant - edited and formatted manuscripts, compiled indices for publication
Administrative Assistant – answered phones, planned academic conferences and social events, assisted Registrar, Academic Dean, and President with various university administrative duties
Records Manager - entered student records into database system, file maintenance


• Effective leadership capabilities
• Efficient planning and organizational skills
• Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
• Resourceful independent and cooperative worker
• Confident educator
• Capably operates computer programs and databases
• Thorough conflict resolution training
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