Children and Families' Worker

Job Posted: 241 days ago

Available until: 7th May 2018

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Cheddar, Somerset

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£25,000 to £28,000


Cheddar Valley Community Church

Are you a Spirit-filled, inspirational individual with relevant experience looking for a unique opportunity to build and develop a children and youth ministry?

Cheddar Valley Community Church has a vision to “impact a generation” of children and young people. With our new leadership team now established, and about 100 regular attendees, we are in a season of change and growth and are therefore looking to recruit a spirit filled, innovative and energised individual who wants to see children, young people and their families transformed; fulfilling their potential and calling in God.

Do you believe that God can transform a whole community? Do you have a passion for seeing the lives of children and young people impacted by the power of God? Are you willing to “roll your sleeves up” and get involved in the lives of children, young people and their families? Do you have a testimony of God’s goodness and how he has impacted your life, that you want to share with others? Do you have a proven track record of leading ministry with children, young people and their families and can you inspire a team to support you?

If that is you, then we would love you to join us. Working with the leadership team, you will develop and implement a strategy covering children, young people and their families This will include working with those both within the church and those in the community.

With 2000 young people across the 3 schools in the village we are excited to see this work grow, building on the excellent relationships that the church already has built with the schools.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is innovative, gifted, inspirational and loves working with children and young people, to develop, drive and implement an effective children and young people’s ministry, which is suited to the community here in Cheddar and the surrounding valley.

This role is a full-time post of 40 hours a week.

Salary: £25,000-£28,000 per annum, depending on experience, plus reasonable expenses and contributory pension, subject to eligibility.

How to apply

Please email with a covering letter and CV. We welcome any calls or informal visits, please email or phone the office on 01934 744353 and speak to Jackie Thomas.

To download the Job Description click here

Closing date for applications: 11th May

Interview date: 21st May

There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post holder is a Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1. The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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