Job Vacancy: Families Worker

We are seeking a full-time Families Worker.
 
We’re a lively evangelical Anglican church in central Lowestoft, committed to growing through God’s Word and reaching out with the good news of Jesus. By God’s grace you will develop and implement a Family Outreach Strategy to enable us to reach non-church families with the good news of Jesus:
 

  • building on existing links with non-church parents and families
  • inviting and involving families through events, visits, groups and activities
  • working across the range of existing Children & Youth groups
  • helping church families connect with non-church families 


You will report to the Vicar & PCC, join our church staff team, participate fully in church life, and co-operate with our Parish Safeguarding Officer. The role can be adjusted according to your gifting, training and experience. Key skills:
 
1. Evangelical Christian, committed to serving the Lord Jesus.
2. Strategic thinking, imaginative and flexible.
3. Energy and initiative to pioneer and lead volunteers.
4. Strong relational skills, especially with young parents and broken families.
5. Experience of families ministry.
6. Driving licence, computer skills, social media skills.
 
Salary: £19,000-£25,000 (depending on experience) Full-Time.

For more information about the role see the full job description.
 
For an informal chat contact Matthew Payne: 07743 878 879 or 01502 572444
 
Please send your CV with a one-page letter on why you are applying for this role, and what you believe you will bring to it.
 
There is a genuine Occupational Requirement for the post-holder to be a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010. Enhanced DBS disclosure will be required.
 
Closing date: Monday 15th April 2019
Interviews: 23rd-28th April 2019

Jonathan Carter, 25/03/2019