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Youth Worker (Part Time) Kingswood Congregational Church

Kingswood Congregational Church near Wotton Under Edge in Gloucestershire is looking for a highly motivated person who will care about and work with the young people in our community and in our church. They will have a lively faith in Jesus Christ based on a solid Biblical foundation. The youth would like the successful applicant to be “chilled, outgoing, lively” and someone who is “approachable, engaging, good at building relationships” and someone who “knows their Bible and can respond to questions”.

This is a part time role: Equivalent to 1 day, 8 hours per week. Salary will be £4,200 p.a. covering 38 weeks in a year which excludes school holidays.  Expenses will be paid based on an agreed budget.

The role will be based at Kingswood Congregational Church and may occasionally include travel to events in surrounding area or nationally. Reporting to a nominated member of the Church Leadership Team, the post-holder will work closely with the Leadership Team, and the Congregational Federation Area Children and Youth Worker.

An enhanced DBS (including a Barred List), references and an interview will be required for this role prior to appointment.

The contract is for three years, with a 3 month probation period, both of which may be extended.

There is an occupational requirement that the successful candidate is a practising Christian and an expectation that they will be an active member of a church with a commitment to the Christian Faith and led by the Holy Spirit.

For a copy of the job description and for submission of CV’s, please contact our Church Secretary, Jennie Amesbury.  Please submit a job specific covering letter with applications.

Application closing date: Friday 25th March 2022