Kenilworth Community Church
Location: Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Finance: Salary/Allowance
Duration: Open‑ended / Permanent
Activity: Church Related, Leadership & Management
Posted: 18 Nov 2020
Closes: 29 Jan 2021
Related files: Job Application Pack

Full Time Elder

Kenilworth Community Church

The role will be well suited for someone who is gifted in Bible teaching, helping lead a growing church and has strengths in relationship building with both the church family and the local community.

The main responsibilities for this role are:

● To lead the preaching and teaching ministry of the church and to communicate well to the church in areas of outreach and strategy

● To chair and be part of the existing leadership team currently consisting of five elders. To work alongside them to help implement the mission and vision of Kenilworth Community Church

● To help develop ministries within the Church

● To provide strategic leadership to the outreach of the church as it seeks to deliver its vision of growth through conversion.

We are prayerfully seeking someone with these characteristics and skills:

● A passion for church planting, church-based mission and outreach

● Evidence of ability to develop good relationships within the Church and with outsiders

● Evidence of leadership ability and commitment to servant and plural leadership

● An engaging and inspiring teacher and communicator

● The drive and ability to bring the church together around its vision and values

● A self-starter and a strong team player, committed to the doctrinal basis of the FIEC.

A full role and person specification is set out in the document on the right.

The Church is a friendly, non-denominational fellowship of evangelical Christians with regular Sunday attendance (pre-lockdown) of 60-90. Our vision is to be a church that makes disciples of Jesus Christ.

We are made up of people of all ages and from a wide variety of backgrounds, drawn from Kenilworth and the surrounding area. We were helped to establish by Emmanuel Church (https://www.emmanuel-church.org.uk/) and Myton Church (https://www.mytonchurch.org.uk).

The new post is to start in July 2021 or potentially earlier by arrangement.

Remuneration will include salary and pension contributions.

There is an occupational requirement for the post-holder to be a committed evangelical Christian. In addition, as a result of the theological position of the church, that the office of eldership is open only to males, this post is open only to male applicants.

For further information please email jonathan@kencchurch.org.uk or write to Jonathan Wright, 12 Thornby Avenue, Kenilworth CV8 2DT. 

Closing Date: Friday 29 January 2021

Interviews: March 2021

Please mention OSCAR when responding.

Kenilworth Community Church

Our vision is to be a church that makes disciples of Jesus Christ. We are made up of people of all ages and from a wide variety of backgrounds, drawn from Kenilworth and the surrounding area.
Address:
Kenilworth
Warwickshire
UNITED KINGDOM