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Graduates

Disclaimer:  Please note that this page acts as a notice board service for churches, charities and organisations to host their job opportunities primarily aimed at graduates of Moorlands College and, as such, their job descriptions, views or preferences are not necessarily the same as Moorlands College.

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Charity work

Job title: Coaches/Mentors/Chaplains

Location: KICK – London, Essex, Bury St Edmunds

Closing date: 05-08-2022

Our mission at KICK is to transform young people’s lives, with God’s love, through sport and support. We do this through values-driven physical education, street dance, mentoring, chaplaincy in schools. There is an opportunity to deliver a hybrid of these roles within our schools depending on the skills and abilities of the applicant.

Role Responsibilities:
• Deliver effective and relevant sessions to young people.
• Have the ability to assess the performance of the children in line with the schools policy and needs.
• To be a role model to young people in terms of Sports/Dance skills, fitness, spiritual leadership and pastoral care.
• To develop skills in coaching and Christian ministry, to maximise the effectiveness of KICK

For more information, visit https://kick.org.uk/careers/ 

 

Assistant Director (Operations)

Location: Solas (Location: Flexible)

Closing date: 30-06-2022

The ADO’s role is to support Solas’ Director and Board by ensuring the operation, design and maintenance of all systems for company administration, communication, governance, financial controls, HR, estates and IT, and in managing the delivery of Solas projects and work programmes. As a member of the Solas core leadership team, the Assistant Director will also play an active role in guiding and contributing to the spiritual life of the team and generating a positive team spirit and culture.

https://www.solas-cpc.org/about/join-our-team/ 

 

Job title: Chief Executive

Location: The Water Lily Project

Closing date: 05-07-2022

At The Water Lily Project, we have an exciting opportunity to lead and develop our charity for someone who shares our vision and passion for supporting and empowering vulnerable women in the Christchurch area.

We are seeking a Christian Chief Executive to work as business manager, leading and supporting our team of staff and volunteers.

For the job description and application form email admin@waterlilyproject.org.uk.

 

 

Children and families

Children’s and/or Youth Worker

Location: ChristChurch Harpenden

Closing date: 01-08-2022

We are looking to appoint a Children’s and/or Youth Worker who under the leadership of the Associate Minister for Families will further develop the work amongst children/youth. The role will be shaped around the experience and gifting of the individual.
This role will include:
• Planning, leading and teaching at children’s/youth events and regular meetings
• Managing and training volunteers
• Taking pastoral care for families
• Building and developing 1-2-1 and small group discipling opportunities
• Playing an active part of the staff team
The successful applicant will be:
• Passionate about their personal walk with Christ
• Experienced and excited about evangelising and discipling children/young people
• A servant-hearted team player
• Actively involved in their current church

For more information, please email: office@christchurchharpenden.org.uk

 

Kids and Families Pastor

Location: Redland Church

Closing date: 29-06-2022

As kids and families pastor at Redland you will envision and offer strategic oversight to all work at Redland Church with children and families, (both on Sundays and during the week), empower leaders and serve alongside others in this ministry. We want to develop and reimagine our ministry focussing on the discipleship of children, equipping families to be discipleship settings and mission to our local area. This is an exciting role to shape and re-envision a key ministry at a Church in a process of change. We don’t expect the successful candidate to be experienced in every area. We are looking for potential and ultimately, want the person God is calling, so please don’t discount yourself from submitting an application.

For more information, please email to: info@redland.church

 

Job Title: Children and Families Worker

Location: Ruislip Baptist Church

Closing date: 08-07-2022

We are seeking a part-time Children & Families Worker to lead our ministry to both children and their families in our church and our community.  You would work alongside the CYF Team Administrator and the Youth and Young Adults worker.
We’re looking for a committed Christian to:
• Lead and develop the Children and Families Ministry, with specific responsibility for the leadership and oversight of RBC’s Children and Families vision.
• Build on our outreach to children and their families in our local community.
• Provide vision and spiritual leadership for our volunteer teams.

If you’re ready to lead this important ministry then we’re ready to hear from you!

For more information, please email:

www.ruislipbaptistchurch.org/jobs

 

Job Title: Children and Families Leader

Location: Taunton Baptist Church

Closing date: 30-07-2022

Taunton Baptist Church is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate follower of Jesus with a heart for children and families to join our staff team as Children and Families Leader. The role involves working closely with our Minister and volunteers to develop our existing ministry among children and families. You will oversee the 0 – 11’s work in the church, including the Sunday morning children’s work as well as midweek Toddler Group, Baby Group, a monthly Messy Church and an annual Holiday Bible Club.

For more information, please email:

https://tauntonbaptist.org/recruitment/

 

Pastor for Youth & Children’s Ministry

Location: Riverside Church, Ayr, KA8 0BS

Closing date: 01-07-2022

We are a church of almost 200 members with a mix of ages and backgrounds. We are very involved in serving our local community and enjoy good relationships with local schools, community workers and other churches.

We are looking for a mature and passionate follower of Jesus to oversee our children’s and youth work. You will help our volunteers grow, equip our young people, and build on the relationships already established with the local community. You will be part of a team of 3 Pastors – supporting and encouraging one another and helping shape the wider vision and priorities of the church.

Find out more: https://www.riverside-ayr.org/vacancies 

 

Childrens & Families Community Worker

Location: New Life Church [Gt. Cornard] Suffolk

Closing date: 01-07-2022

A strategic role focussed on building further links into our community.  This exciting opportunity will further develop the work of Abi’s Footprints Baby Bank and NLC Community alongside being an integral part of the church’s leadership.

This role has evolved out of our existing community work and the growth of Abi’s Footprint Baby Bank project locally. We are aware of the broad scope of this role summary and responsibilities. We understand that the successful applicant will have strengths in some areas and not others. Before competency, the most important requirement for us is the character and faith of our new leadership team member.

To find out more, request an informal chat or application pack email Ben@newlifechurch.community or phone 07934 432286

 

Children, Youth and Families Ministry Leader

Location: St Luke’s and St Mark’s Downham (South East London)

Deadline: 03-07-2022

St Luke’s & St Mark’s Downham are looking for a Children, Youth and Families Ministry Leader to develop our mission and ministry on the Downham Estate. St Luke’s and St Mark’s are two of four churches in the Catford and Downham parish, one of the poorest parishes in the UK (within the bottom 8%).

We long to see children and families from the margins of church and society experience the love of Jesus and find a place in His church. If you can play a part in seeing God’s Kingdom come amongst chaotic lives in a church with few resources but loads of heart, opportunities, and a faithful God – come and join us.

£28 – £30,000 35 hours p/w

For more info: revnickwalsh@gmail.com

 

Miscellaneous

Job title: Exam Invigilator

Location: The Bishop of Winchester Academy – Bournemouth

We are looking to expand our pool of casual exam invigilators to join our friendly team in the running of internal and public examinations at the academy throughout the academic year.

Duties include supervising students taking public and internal examinations, supervising students between exams if appropriate, preparing exam rooms, distributing and collecting exam papers in accordance with the regulations. https://www.tbowa.org/staff/vacancies/support-staff

Job title: Worship Leader

Location: St. Marys Church Bushbury Wolverhampton

 

Deadline: 11-07-2022

We are an urban Anglican church seeking a
worship leader who is passionate about Jesus
and hungry for the presence of God as we gather
in worship.You will be a competent musician and be able to grow and develop teams of new and established worshippers and musicians, who will in turn, help the worshipping life of the church to grow and flourish. Application form and job description available from Mr Mike Hotchkiss as per the email address below: mjhotchkiss@mjhotchkiss.plus.com

Job title: Worship Team Leader

Location: St Nicholas Church Corfe Mullen, BH21 3LE 

Deadline: 22-07-2022

St Nicholas in Corfe Mullen has been on an exciting journey over the past few years, moving from a traditional weekly service to one that embraces a broader style of worship that is currently a blend of traditional hymns and modern worship songs.

We are looking for a Worship Leader to lead and develop the ministry of our small but enthusiastic volunteer team and help us in this journey; a committed Christian with musical and leadership gifts.

The desired person will have a servant-heart, a passion for the local church and a sense of God’s leading to be involved in worship. They’ll be a competent musician, ideally able to lead worship in smaller contexts as well as in Sunday meetings.

 More info:

https://parishofcorfemullen.church/job-vacancies

Job title: Free Church Vacancy

Location: HMP/YOI Portland

Deadline: 04-07-2022

The multi faith chaplaincy team at HMP/YOI Portland are looking for a free church chaplain to support the pastoral and religious needs of all and in particularly from the free church tradition.  Suitable faith endorsement is required and the role is for 10 hours per week. An exciting time to come and join a group and developing chaplaincy team and support both faith groups and services.

 More info:

https://justicejobs.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/mobile-0/appcentre-1/brand-15/xf-9b636c4ad328/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/3/opp/60413-60413-Part-Time-Free-Church-Chaplain-HMP-Portland/en-GB

Job title: Hospitality Team

Location: Beechwood Court

Deadline: 07-07-2022

We are looking for a couple or single person to join us as part of the residential team to serve our guests over the coming year in beautiful Conwy, North Wales.  Beechwood Court is a lovely residential hotel and Christian conference centre, with 20 bedrooms. We cater for church groups, families and individuals for retreats and holidays.

We have a small number of permanent staff, and are looking for extra team members to serve with us in day to day running of the centre including catering and cleaning, and participating in the spiritual life of the centre.

There will be payment for hours worked and requirement to live on site in staff accommodation.

Flexibility is needed in hours of work.

 More info:

nate.ussery@cehc.org.uk

Job title: Cook

Location: Abernethy Trust

Are you someone who would love to use your catering skills to work with our Catering Manager to provide delicious and nutritious meals. The food you prepare will play an essential part in helping us to create a hospitable and welcoming environment, and fulfil our vision to see lives transformed.

Abernethy is a ministry in Scotland that combines outdoor adventure, residential experience and Christian team witness.

Come and live and serve as part of a vibrant Christian community in stunning Scotland!

 More info:

 

www.abernethy.org.uk 

Pastoral 

Job title: Part-time Pastor

Location: Sainthill Baptist Church, Kentisbeare, Cullompton, Devon

Sainthill is a small rural evangelical fellowship. We are an expectant people, open to change under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, seeking to reach out with the gospel to the local community, as well as pastoring those already in the church.

There is a fortnightly youth work (juniors on weeks 1&3, seniors on weeks 2&4), monthly coffee morning and lunches. We also hold a May and September ‘Spring’ and ‘Autumn’ Praise, which comes under the umbrella of ‘Churches Together’. We hope to restart this in May and in future hope to hold this event in Kentisbeare Village Hall.

For further info and for a full profile please contact us through our website: www.sainthillbaptist.org.uk

Job title: Associate Minister/Pastor

Location: Central Baptist Church

Deadline: 30-06-2022

Full Time: £28,000 – £35,000 or BU stipend plus housing allowance

We are looking for a gifted Associate Minister/Pastor to join our developing ministry team at a large, multi-cultural and lively family church in the centre of Chelmsford, Essex.

We want someone with a pastoral heart to help care for our 350+ regular attenders, but who also shares our vision for promoting multi-ethnic church and our passion to see people saved and growing as disciples of Jesus within a loving, caring community.

NB Applications can only be considered from UK citizens/from those who otherwise have a right to work in the UK. Closing date for all applications is 30th June 2022

For more information: https://www.centralbaptistchelmsford.org/about/team/

Job title: Evangelist

Location: Kingsway Chapel, Chester, England

Deadline: 30-06-2022

We are looking for someone to join our team as an Evangelist.  Initially this is a voluntary position (help with housing provided), working alongside others in a local church context.  We have an established work with families and children, so you will need to be able to relate to both adults and children.  You will also have the opportunity to join in with wider mission trips / opportunities (this could be in the UK or overseas). We would welcome the opportunity to talk with you and explore if this is the right opportunity for you.

For more information, please email: pastor@kingswaychapel.org.uk

Job title: Various Ministry Roles

Location: Farnham Baptist Church, Surrey

Deadline: 30-06-2022

We have a wide range of opportunities for ministry and so we are looking for godly and gifted people to join our ministry team.  Current opportunities would include involvement in general pastoral ministry, ministry to young people, ministry to children and families, ministry to women and evangelism.

The kind of people we would like to recruit would have previous experience in Christian Ministry and/or theological training, and would believe that when God’s word is faithfully taught and proclaimed, lives are changed.

For more information, please email: recruitment@farnhambaptist.org.uk

Job title: Associate Pastor

Location: Taunton Baptist Church

Deadline: 10-09-2022

Taunton Baptist Church is a large town centre church in Somerset. We are seeking to appoint an Associate Pastor to support Richard Matcham in his role as senior pastor.
As the church grows, we recognise that to support people in suitable and healthy ways, we need to increase our staff team.
The staff team have always been supported by energetic and willing volunteers within the church and outside in the town, such as chaplaincy and local social action groups.
The purpose of this role is to support the ministry at Taunton Baptist Church and to champion and develop the spiritual health and wellbeing of our church fellowship.

For more information, please email:

https://tauntonbaptist.org/recruitment/

Job title: Female Pastoral Worker

Location: Hook Church – Surbiton, Surrey

Deadline: 31-07-2022

We are seeking a female Pastoral Worker to specifically serve amongst the women of the church community in a pastoral role of outreach, discipleship, care, and support wherever it is needed amongst all ages This is an exciting new opportunity to help women grow in their faith through a variety of groups/settings.

This is a full time job with an initial 4 year contract. Salary dependent on experience,  assistance with accommodation may be available.

For more information, please email: tim@hookchurch.org

Job title: Lead Minister

Location: Haywards Heath Baptist Church. Haywards Heath Baptist Church.

Deadline: 18-07-2022

Haywards Heath Baptist Church, in Mid Sussex, is an active, growing church family seeking God for a new Senior Minister to come and join our team as we seek to see God’s kingdom come, in and through our church.
This is a full-time role, and we are seeking someone with experience of church leadership to work alongside other staff members and volunteer leaders.
If you think you have vision to lead the growth, develop the vision, and are interested to explore if this might be God’s next step for you, please contact Lydia Goodchild on lydia@hhbchurch.org.uk for a church profile and details for application.  The deadline for return of applications is Monday, 18 July 2022.

For more info:

Website:  www.hhbchurch.org.uk

Email: lydia@hhbchurch.org.uk

Job title: Church Pastor

Location: Vale of Evesham Christian Centre

Deadline: 09-09-2022

Vale of Evesham Christian Centre are seeking a person with the call of God on their life to pastor, grow and lead our church.
The person we are looking for must have:
Pastoral experience
Gifting in preaching and teaching the whole Word of God.
Recognised training in theology and ministry.
Commitment to investing in people – equipping them for discipleship.  
We are a charismatic / evangelical church and belong to the Synergy group of churches.   We aim to be Bible-centred; Jesus- focused; Kingdom-minded; Spirit-led, with a passion for sharing the Gospel.  In our services we seek to keep heart-felt worship and practical exposition of the word of God central.

For more info:

Website: www.eveshamchristiancentre.co.uk

Email: vofecc@hotmail.co.uk

Youth

Job title: Youth Leader at OBC

Location: Oadby Baptist Church, Oadby, Leicester

Deadline: 22-07-2022

Oadby Baptist Church is excited to be seeking a qualified and experienced youth leader to join us at OBC to lead us on in our ministry to young people, both within and outside of the Church, who will oversee and develop all youth-related activities within and related to the ministry of Oadby Baptist Church, with a specific responsibility for the teaching, discipleship and pastoral care of young people (ages 11-18) in order to develop and nurture their faith in Jesus Christ.

For more information: www.oadbybaptist.church/vacancies 

Job title: Youth Pastor

Location: St Paul’s Church Salisbury

Deadline date: 01-07-2022

    We are seeking a full-time youth pastor full of vision, imagination and enthusiasm. Someone who hears God well and can inspire others to be passionate in following Jesus.

    St Paul’s is a fairly large Evangelical Charismatic church on the edge of the city of Salisbury with a history of exciting youth ministry and mission. We are looking for someone who will continue the pattern of pioneering youth ministry in our city. As we continue to recover from the impact of pandemic. We are looking to re-build and re-imagine Youth Ministry in this new season. This role is full time with Salary  somewhere in the range of £23K to £28k based on the level of experience of the candidate. For more info: https://www.stpaulssalisbury.org/jobs 

    Job title: Church Youth Worker

    Location: St Thomas’ Church, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

    Deadline date: 30-06-2022

      To work for the equivalent of TWO DAYS PER WEEK (16 hours) building on our thriving work with Church young people & also in outreach.
      Salary £8,820
      •        Closing date: Thursday, June 30th.
      •        Interviews: Wednesday July 6th, 10am.
      •        Start date: Thursday, September 1st 2022.
      There is an Occupational Requirement* that the post-holder is a committed and practising Christian.

      Contact office@stthomastrowbridge.org for more information.

      Job title: Youth Worker (0 – 18s ministry)

      Location: St Mary’s Church, Luton (St Mary’s)

      To appoint for this September

      The successful candidate will be an experienced youth worker, who will build on and develop the youth work in a multicultural, charismatic Anglican church in the heart of Luton. Our vision is for a community who loves and follows Jesus, made up of many nations, in which young people are part and belong.

      This is a full-time role (37.5 hours) including Sundays and some evenings, based  at St Mary’s Church, Luton, LU1 3JF.

      It’s a fixed term contract of 3 years following a six-month probationary period, thereafter renewed annually, subject to an enhanced DBS check, full employment checks and satisfactory references
      Salary: £23,000 to £25,000 per annum (pro-rata)

      For more information, please head to stmarysluton.org or email: ulrikehunt@stmarysluton.org

      Job title: Youth Worker (part time – 20hrs p/w)

      Location: St Luke’s and St Mark’s Downham (South East London)

      Deadline date: 03-07-2022

        St Luke’s & St Mark’s Downham are looking for a part-time Youth Worker (20 hours per week, £15,000 per annum (pro-rata of £28,000) to develop our mission and ministry with youth. St Luke’s & St Mark’s are two of four churches in the CofE Parish of Catford and Downham, one of the poorest in the UK (within the bottom 8%).

        • Are you good at relating to young people and building a rapport with them?
        • Are you able to meet young people where they are?
        • Can you play a part in rebuilding our youth work after the pandemic?
        • Do you want to be part of a diverse, supportive team with a shared commitment to the local community?

        For more info, please email revnickwalsh@gmail.com

        Job title: Youth and Student Intern

        Location: King’s Church Portsmouth

        Deadline date: 31-07-2022

          The King’s Academy is your opportunity to spend a year serving with us here at King’s Church Portsmouth and to invest your time & energy in things that will affect eternity! You will have the opportunity to serve alongside our staff team, and receive regular one-to-one mentoring and oversight to help you grow and develop as well serving in your dedicated ministry. This year we are offering Youth and Student Track, Children’s Track, Media and Communications Track and Hope Track (Foodbank & Community Outreach). Please follow the link to our website to find out more and register your interest.

          For more information: https://www.thekings.church/academy

          Job Title: Youth and Young Adults Worker

          Location: Ruislip Baptist Church

          Deadline date: 08-07-2022

            We’re looking for a committed Christian, with experience in youth and young adult ministry to:
            • Lead engaging and dynamic teaching and worship sessions for young people in our church and community.
            • Host social events where young people can relax and develop relationships with each other.
            • Continue our strong relationships with local secondary schools, looking for new ways to minister to young people in our community.
            • Lead residentials and mission trips to help deepen our young people’s relationships with God and each other.
            • Be a team player! You’ll be working with our staff team, and our large team of volunteers.

            For more info:

            www.ruislipbaptistchurch.org/jobs

            Job title: Youth Worker

            Location: South Wight Area Youth Partnership

            Deadline date: 08-07-2022

              We are looking to appoint a youth worker to help deliver our project enabling 10 – 18 year old’s in their personal and social development through positive activities. We want a passionate, dynamic person to work with our team as we are expanding and developing the youth work within the community and church. We need someone who is willing and able to reach out to the young people and work within the Charity’s Christian ethos: someone with experience in working with young people, innovative and energetic, able to work within a team and independently, working with local schools, youth projects/partners and the wider community. Must have own transport and be flexible as unsocial hours.

              For more info:

              www.southwightareayouth.org

              Volunteering opportunities

              Internship and Ministry Trainee Programmes

              Location: Testwood Baptist Church, Totton

                Are you looking for a gap year where you’ll gain practical church experience, build your confidence, and develop skills? Or perhaps you’ve just finished your degree and want a postgraduate year to absorb yourself into church and community work? If you’re someone who is excited by God’s call on their life, and is up for being part of the vibrant life of Testwood Baptist in Totton, we’d love to hear from you!

                The voluntary hours taken as part of an internship could be used as placement hours in the first year of a BA Applied Theology at Moorlands College. If the applicant was interested in this, they could explore this further. Testwood have long standing links with Moorlands. For more information, please contact scottr@testwoodbaptist.org

                The Ministry Experience Scheme (MES)

                  The Ministry Experience Scheme (MES) is a unique year out initiative for 18s-30s run by the Church of England.

                  It is an opportunity for people to discern what God may be calling them to in Christian ministry and for many this has led to a full-time leadership role. Often this can be in ordained ministry such as being a vicar or it may be in lay ministry such as youth worker. 96% of past participants, from 2016 – 2021, would recommend MES to someone who wants to explore their calling to ministry.

                  MES could be an excellent next step for anyone who has recently completed theological studies and would like to explore whether full-time church ministry is for them. You will be placed in a church context where you can experience practical min-istry, such as kids and youth work; chaplaincy; community work; preaching; pastoral visiting or event organisation. Every year will also have a training element and links to the CofE vocations team in the diocese of the scheme

                  An MES year is free to do, with accommodation and expenses provided. There are over 100 places available across the Church of England, with local schemes recruiting now for a start in September.

                  To find out more, visit cofe.io/mes  or contact Vic Wilson, the MES manager (vic.wilson@churchofengland.org).

                  Ministry Trainee from September 2022 – July 2023
                  Location:

                    The internship programme will be a mixture of observing, doing and reflecting combined with off-site opportunities to gain experiences that will further prepare the trainee for pastoral ministry. For more information, please contact: Rev Dave Gooderidge – davegooderidge@outlook.com

                    http://www.hoddesdonbaptist.org.uk/

                    Ministry Intern
                    Location: Ridgeway Community Church, Didcot, Oxfordshire

                      Deadline: 20-06-2023

                      You will be able to gain experience in all areas of church life from children’s work, youth, social media and administration. We would love to hear about your gifts and experience so we can make your time with us as fruitful as possible.

                      https://didcot.ridgewaycommunity.church/

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