Egremont Methodist Church
Location: Cumbria
Finance: Salary/Allowance
Duration: Over 12 months
Activity: Church Related, Evangelism & Discipleship
Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Closes: 28 Apr 2020
Related files: Job Description

Outreach Worker

Egremont Methodist Church

37.5 hours per week for 3 years
(part-time minimum 25 hours will be considered)

Do you have a passion to share your faith? An exciting new opportunity has arisen with Egremont Methodist Church in West Cumbria.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and approachable outreach worker who will work with people of all ages and circumstances to:

  • Help build links between our church, our user groups and the local community, helping to make our church relevant to all
  • Support and build on our existing mission activities
  • Identify new mission opportunities and use them to create activities to meet needs in the community and share our faith

You will work in the Egremont area with our user groups, church volunteers and Circuit staff, sometimes ecumenically with Churches Together and our Mission Community. This is a completely new role with scope for the successful candidate to shape it to their strengths.

Salary: £19,000 - £21,450 per annum (pro rata for part-time) depending on qualifications and relevant experience

Location: The post holder will establish a presence at The Meeting Place and also work from home

Working hours: Flexible including some evenings and weekends

Closing date: 28th April 2020 (Start date by agreement)

Interviews are expected be held at The Meeting Place on a date to be confirmed due to Covid-19 restrictions.

There is a genuine occupational requirement for the post holder to be a practising Christian.
The post will be offered subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

For further details, an application pack or an informal chat about the post, please email info@egremontmethodist.org.uk or telephone Alec or Gillian Bounds on (01946) 823659.

Please mention OSCAR when responding.

Egremont Methodist Church

We are a Christian church family of the Methodist tradition, and our members and friends enjoy a variety of worship and activities.
Address:
Main Street
Egremont
Cumbria
CA22 2DR
UNITED KINGDOM