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- Family and Youth Outreach Leader, UK PDF Print E-mail

Family and Youth Outreach Leader

Meredith Road Baptist Church

Salary £22,000-£24,000 per annum plus pension

Location Coventry, West-Midlands, West Midlands


Category Christian

Sectors Faith-based

Job Description


Are you passionate about enabling families and children to grow in a relationship with God and become all that they have the potential to be?


Are you a dynamic and proven leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?


Do you have the vision and experience to see our ministry grow both in the church and wider community?


If so, then this exciting opportunity could be for you!


£22,000 - £24,000 per annum, plus pension.


Full-time (37 hours a week). Flexible working week, including Sundays and some weekday evenings.


Initially a 2 year fixed term contract, to be reviewed after 18 months.


Meredith Road Baptist Church (MRBC) is a friendly, warm, welcoming, evangelical Bible centred church in Coventry.  We offer many activities for the local community and a wide range of groups for adults, young people and children of all ages. Through this exciting role we have a great desire to build on this work and see an increase in young adults and families coming to know the Lord and becoming involved in church life.


We are looking for a full-time Family and Youth Outreach Leader who has an enthusiastic and infectious Christian faith. We need a confident inspirational leader, with a relevant qualification and /or experience, who will contribute towards the achievement of our mission statement ‘To know God and make God known’ with a deliberate focus on families, young people and children’s work.


We would welcome applications from people who have:


A friendly personality with ability to relate to, empathise with and engage with people of all ages.

Skills in mentoring, encouragement and giving practical support and advice; with an ability to train church members who may be interested in developing outreach amongst the 20s and 30s.

Good administrative and organisational skills; self-motivated with the ability to work on their own initiative, as well part of a team.

Good presentation skills and be at ease with a variety of forms of IT.

For further details and a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification please visit our website.


The closing date for applications is: 12 noon, Friday 16th June.


Interviews will take place in Coventry on: Saturday 1st July.


It is an occupational requirement (Schedule 9 part 1 of the Equality Act 2010) of this post to have a committed Christian faith.


An enhanced DBS check will be required.  The post holder will need to prove that they have the right to work permanently in the United Kingdom.


For further details and a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification please visit our website.


Job posted on 17 May 2017.

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