Job Opportunity: Children & Young People’s Ministry Leader

By St Peter's Church Office

On 22 October 2020

St Peter’s, Hale and St Elizabeth’s, Ashley are Church of England parishes, each inclusive in nature, ranging from liberal catholic to traditional, with a lively, inter-generational Family Praise service.

We are seeking to appoint a Children and Young People’s Ministry Leader who is:

  • established in their Christian faith, with an understanding of both the Church of England and the inclusive church tradition;
  • able to demonstrate competence in church-based work with children and young people;
  • outward-looking, with a passion for working with local schools and groups to build secure links which promote Christian values in children’s daily life; 
  • someone who shares a vision for an inter-generational, inclusive church;
  • a team player with good communication, IT and interpersonal skills;
  • committed to working in partnership across parishes, respecting the tradition of each church;
  • able to encourage volunteers from a variety of backgrounds to give children safe access to opportunities for spiritual growth;

An Occupational Requirement exists for the post holder to be a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act, 2010.

Please click here to download the Job Specification

Please click here to download the Application form

For an informal chat about the job please contact the Vicar, Karen Stanton, at vicar@stpetershale.org or tel: 07925 614782

Closing date: Monday 2nd November 2020

Interviews: Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th November 2020

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