Children, Youth and Families Minister

We are currently looking to recruit a Children, Youth and Families Minister. This is a crucial and exciting role in our Staff Team that is key in directing and shaping our church's vision with regard to children, young people and families.

We are looking for:

  • A passionate disciple of Jesus filled with the Spirit and sustained by God’s grace 
  • A clear passion for the discipleship of children, young people and families
  • Experience of working with children, young people and families, preferably in a church context
  • A self-starter who is organized and enthusiastic

Role description:

  • Work with the Vicar and Operations Manager to implement the vision for HTR with children, young people and families
  • Develop and deliver our work with children, young people and families on Sundays and midweek to enable them to encounter Jesus and follow him
  • Creatively explore and develop new areas of outreach for children and young people
  • Consider how, as a church, we can support whole families as disciples of Jesus and develop new areas of ministry to families both inside and outside the church
  • Provide pastoral care for families, working alongside the Vicar and others as appropriate
  • Build up our work in schools alongside our Children’s Pastor and the rest of the staff team
  • Provide leadership and input as part of our All Age Services team, being fully involved in planning and delivery of those services
  • Build and develop our team of volunteers, including recruiting new volunteers in line with Safer Recruitment guidelines
  • Act as line manager for the Children’s Pastor and support her in role
  • Act as line manager for the Youth Pastor and take an active role in their recruitment
  • Champion children, youth and families across the ministries of the church
  • Follow all safeguarding policies and be an advocate for safeguarding in HTR
  • Ensure good communication and administration, including financial management of the children and family’s budget
  • Network and connect with local and national youth and children’s workers
  • Be an active part of the staff team, engaging in weekly staff meetings, training, prayer and socials
  • Continue the development of your professional, personal and spiritual life
  • Commitment to being a full part of the worshipping community at HTR
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United Kingdom

£27561.00 to £33073.00
Full Time
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