Jobs: We're hiring!
We're hiring a Youth Worker!
The Newcastle Central and East Circuit
of the Methodist Church
is seeking to appoint a
who will be based at Trinity Church, Gosforth
Trinity Church is a welcoming, inclusive, and intergenerational Church in a great location on Gosforth High Street in Newcastle upon Tyne. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated person to join Trinity’s team of staff and volunteers to support our ministry with young people (aged 11-19).
You will support young people in the Church on their journey of faith and discipleship; you will support the Church leadership in keeping young people at the heart of the Church community; and you will take a lead in the Church’s outreach to young people in the neighbourhood, especially developing contact with local schools.
This part-time role (16-20 hours per week, to be agreed) would suit someone starting out on a career in youth work, or someone with a heart for young people who wants to do youth work alongside part-time study, voluntary work, or caring. The working pattern will be arranged flexibly around the mutual requirements of the Church and the Youth Worker, although Sunday will normally be a working day.
Trinity Church is a local ecumenical partnership of the Methodist and United Reformed Churches. The URC Synod has a Youth Work Advisor and a network of youth workers who will be a source of mutual support and development for you.
3 years Fixed Term Contract; 16-20 hours per week to be worked flexibly by arrangement.
Commencing in August 2022.
Salary: £10,902 - £11,508 depending on experience (based on a 20 hour week)
There is a genuine occupational requirement for the post-holder to be a Christian.
The appointment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and satisfactory references. Both the Circuit and Trinity Church are committed to the Safeguarding of children and adults at risk. We implement the Safeguarding Policy of the Methodist Church, which can be viewed at: https://www.methodist.org.uk/safeguarding/policies-procedure-and-information/policies-and-guidance/
To obtain an application pack please contact the Church Administrator, Linda Adamson, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: 31st August 2022
Interviews on Saturday 17th September