Our next Conference: September 16-17, 2019

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Families Worker

About the Role

We’re a lively evangelical Anglican church in central Lowestoft, committed to growing through God’s Word and reaching out with the good news of Jesus. We are seeking a full-time Families Worker.

By God’s grace you will develop and implement a Family Outreach Strategy to enable us to reach non-church families with the good news of Jesus:

  • building on existing links with non-church parents and families
  • inviting and involving families through events, visits, groups and activities
  • working across the range of existing Children & Youth groups
  • helping church families connect with non-church families

You will report to the Vicar & PCC, join our church staff team, participate fully in church life, and co-operate with our Parish Safeguarding Officer. The role can be adjusted according to your gifting, training and experience. Key skills: 

  • Evangelical Christian, committed to serving the Lord Jesus.
  • Strategic thinking, imaginative and flexible.
  • Energy and initiative to pioneer and lead volunteers.
  • Strong relational skills, especially with young parents and broken families.
  • Experience of families ministry.
  • Driving licence, computer skills, social media skills.

Salary: £19,000-£25,000 (depending on experience) Full-Time.

Further details at: www.christ-church.info
For an informal chat contact: Revd Matthew Payne (Vicar) [email protected] or
Revd Jon Carter (Curate) [email protected]

Please send your CV with a one page letter on why you are applying for this role, and what you believe you will bring to it.

There is a genuine Occupational Requirement for the post-holder to be a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010. Enhanced DBS disclosure will be required.

Closing date: Monday 27 May 2019

Interviews: 6-9th June.

Further information from Christ Church Lowestoft