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Job Vacancy: Community Outreach Pastor

Job Vacancy: Community Outreach Pastor

Community Outreach Pastor
Rochford Methodist Church, Southend & Leigh Circuit

(20 hours per week)

Rochford Methodist Church is offering an exciting opportunity to someone passionate about people and partnerships. Come GROW with us as our Community Outreach Pastor. Our Community Outreach Pastor will lead our work in seeking to connect with and make disciples among young families and children in our locality and will lead and develop our volunteers team working with families and children.

We are looking for someone who has a passion for working with children and families, thinks creatively and encourages others within a team, and is able to network well with communities both inside and outside the church

Salary: £15,000 pa (£28,126 FTE), plus pension provision
For further information please contact our Chief Financial Officer:
Mrs Heather Sims: heathersims44@gmail.com

Applicants should send the following to the CFO attached to an email:
(a) Covering letter of application,
(b) Curriculum vitae and
(c) Two referees, one of whom is to be the applicant’s minister.

Closing date: 18 December 2022 at 12 noon

Interviews in January 2023

A satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.

We are an equal opportunities employer but there is an occupational requirement for the post holder to be a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010: part 1, schedule 9.

Jobs: Occasional Volunteer Driver and Loaders Wanted for New Life Wood

Jobs: Occasional Volunteer Driver and Loaders Wanted for New Life Wood

Occasional Volunteer Driver and Loaders wanted for New Life Wood. New Life Wood is a Christian based registered (charity No.1176061) which is supported by several Southend and Basildon churches. We are looking for occasional volunteer drivers and loaders to pick up and load waste wood from building sites around Essex onto our Transit caged trucks… Continue Reading

Jobs: Youth Worker at Wesley Methodist Church

Jobs: Youth Worker at Wesley Methodist Church

An exciting opportunity to lead a thriving youth club into the next phase of development! As Youth Worker at Wesley Methodist Church you will be responsible for the running of Fusion Youth & Kids, which regularly welcomes 60-80 children aged 5-11, and working with our young people and youth volunteers to re-establish Fusion+, for ages… Continue Reading

Love Southend commissioned Helen Yousaf artwork in memory of Sir David Amess presented to the City Council.

Love Southend commissioned Helen Yousaf artwork in memory of Sir David Amess presented to the City Council.

Very shortly after the tragic and senseless murder of Sir David Amess in October 2022, Love Southend arranged a time of prayer by Zoom for Sir David’s family, friends, colleagues and the many across the borough as it was then who were shocked by his premature loss. We brought this time of personal and corporate… Continue Reading

Herd in the City | Calling All Artists

Herd in the City | Calling All Artists

Havens Hospices are looking for talented artists to transform their plain elephant sculptures into beautiful masterpieces for their Herd In The City Art Trail. With just under two weeks left to submit a design for Herd In The City, are you up for the ‘tusk’? Each unique, individually designed elephant will be part of their… Continue Reading

Helen Yousaf art work in memory of Sir David given to church that enabled it to happen

Helen Yousaf art work in memory of Sir David given to church that enabled it to happen

Following the murder of Sir David Amess last year Love Southend held a time of prayer on Zoom for his family, friends and the, then, Borough.  Helen Yousaf was commissioned to capture artistically some of the themes emerging from the prayer. Leigh Road Baptist Church made their Living Room community space (on the same road as Sir… Continue Reading

Jobs: Southend Vineyard are looking to recruit a Women’s Outreach Worker, based at their Storehouse ministry

Jobs: Southend Vineyard are looking to recruit a Women’s Outreach Worker, based at their Storehouse ministry

Southend Vineyard are very excited to offer the post of Women’s Outreach Worker, based at our Storehouse ministry. Please send in a CV with a letter of application by Friday 30 September to sam@southendvineyard.org.uk or nicky@southendvineyard.org.uk To access the full Job and Person specification and details of how to apply, please download this PDF document.… Continue Reading