Available until: 16th Nov 2018
Isle of Wight
Castlehold Baptist Church run or are associated with a number of well established groups that serve children and young people.
Castlehold Baptist Church is thriving church located in the heart of Newport, the county town of the Isle of Wight. We have a flourishing youth and children’s ministry and are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic individual to take the lead in developing and expanding this work.
The Isle of Wight is located just off the south coast of England and has frequent cross Solent crossings from a choice of ports of Lymington, Southampton, Portsmouth and Southsea with journey times as little as 10 mins.
The successful candidate will be passionate about reaching and engaging with young people and will be responsible for building, equipping, motivating and inspiring a large volunteer team, and taking a hands-on lead in the discipling of children and/or youth (depending upon their particular specialism).
Key to the role is embracing our vision and core values:
The post is offered as a full-time position (39 hours per week). However, a part-time position may be considered for the right candidate. The post comes with a salary of £18,000-£24,000 depending upon experience.
To apply, please email or post the following to Revd. Adrian Redfearn, Minister:
1. Your CV, including contact details of two referees – one should be personal, one professional – who are happy to be telephoned by us for a conversation should you be shortlisted for interview.
2. Up to 500 words (not more) summarising why you believe God may be calling you to this role.
The application process will remain open until the considered amount of applicants has been reached.
Please send completed applications to the address below:
Rev Adrian Redfern
Castlehold Baptist Church,
Phone: 01983 521751
Castlehold Baptist Church run or are associated with a number of well established groups that serve children and young people. These include Sunday morning groups, a parent and toddler group, monthly Messy Church, Girls Brigade, a youth/student cell group and mid-week youth events as well as having close links to Isle of Wight Youth for Christ and feeding into the work they run locally.
The role of the Youth and Children’s Worker is to…
for children’s and youth ministry (0-18’s), facilitating the co-ordination, administration and
continuity of work.
specifically in the areas of children’s and/or youth ministry (depending upon area of
Key Internal Contacts:
Hours of Work:
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Annually | Full-time
Annually | Permanent