Families Ministry Lead

St Marylebone Parish Church

Full or Part-time (Friday, Sunday, Monday essential) flexibility.

Salary range £24,000 - £28,000 pa pro rata depending on experience.

St Marylebone Parish Church wishes to invest in its families by appointing a Families Ministry Lead to coordinate a key aspect of its life.

St Marylebone Parish Church is a major central London parish church with a strong choral Eucharistic tradition. Our Young Church has 170+ children on roll with a typical Sunday attendance of 80-100 (5-11 year olds) at our 11am Choral Eucharist and with 12 or so children attending the 8.30 am Book of Common Prayer Holy Communion Service accompanied by their parents.

Our community is diverse and vibrant and shares a vision of the Church for this great world city that is Christ-centred, outward looking and rooted in the Eucharist.

We are currently re-imagining our work with families, building on strong foundations, and seek someone with the right skills to join our team who will:

  • coordinate, encourage and equip a team of parent helpers to provide a vibrant and impactful Sunday Young Church
  • develop and deliver a vision which will nurture lifelong discipleship within our worshipping families
  • enable smooth and faith-full transition into teenage years
  • work closely alongside the Chaplain to The St Marylebone CE Schools (The St Marylebone CE School is an 1100 pupil Outstanding Secondary School with girls to 16 and a mixed Sixth Form; The St Marylebone CE Bridge School is a 60 pupil Special School for pupils with speech, language and communication special needs).

This post will be subject to enhanced Safeguarding (DBS) checks and to a probationary period of employment. We are only able to consider applicants who are eligible to work in the UK. It is an occupational requirement of this role that the post-holder is a committed Christian.

Please email parishoffice@stmarylebone.org or phone 020 7935 7315 for further information or to arrange a preliminary visit.

Applicants will need to apply in writing saying why they think they might be suitable to undertake such a role and are also required to provide a full CV along with the contact details of three referees, one of whom must be their present employer.

Interviews will be held at St Marylebone will include a five minute presentation on ‘how to support parents grow in faith at home’ and a ten minute activity designed to engage young people.

Closing date for applications 28th June 2019

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St Marylebone Parish Church

Location

London
United Kingdom

Salary
£24000.00 to £28000.00
Compensation
Pro-Rata
Hours
Flexible
Deadline
Contact Telephone
Contact E-mail Address
parishoffice@stmarylebone.org