Church Outreach Worker
37.5 hours per week for 3 years
(part-time minimum 25 hours will be considered)
Do you have a passion to share your faith? An exciting new opportunity has arisen with Egremont Methodist Church in West Cumbria.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and approachable outreach worker who will work with people of all ages and circumstances to;
- Help build links between our church, our user groups and the local community, helping to make our church relevant to all
- Support and build on our existing mission activities
- Identify new mission opportunities and use them to create activities to meet needs in the community and share our faith
You will work in the Egremont area, with our user groups, church volunteers and Circuit staff, sometimes ecumenically with Churches Together and our Mission Community. This is a completely new role with scope for the successful candidate to shape it to their strengths.
Salary: £19,000 - £21,450 per annum (pro rata for part-time) depending on qualifications and relevant experience.
Location: The post holder will establish a presence at The Meeting Place and also work from home.
Working hours: Flexible including some evenings and weekends.
Closing date: 28th April 2020 (Start date by agreement).
Interviews are expected be held at The Meeting Place on a date to be confirmed due to Covid-19 restrictions.
There is a genuine occupational requirement for the post holder to be a practising Christian.
The post will be offered subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
For further details, an application pack or an informal chat about the post, please email email@example.com or telephone Gillian Bounds on (01946) 823659.