Webteam: July 2019
Dorset South and West Methodist Circuit
Pastoral Worker/Lay pastor (Part time)
Working with Easton Methodist Church and the wider community
We are looking for a creative and collaborative Methodist member or accredited Local Preacher to provide enthusiastic local lay ministry at Easton Methodist Church, Portland.
The post has an optional preaching component. Applications will be welcomed both from accredited Local Preachers wishing to take up this option and from other members of the Methodist Church.
The successful individual will work with the staff team and be a visible "presence" of Methodist leadership at Easton and in the wider community carrying out a range of pastoral and missional tasks.
The successful applicant will be self-motivating, able to motivate others and able to present a strong Christian example.
This is a part time appointment: 20 hours weekly for an accredited Local Preacher for whom preaching is a component of the role, or 15 hours weekly for a Methodist member without Local Preacher accreditation. The salary is £11076 (20 hours) £8307 (15 hours) per annum (based on an hourly rate of £10.65).
Satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from DBS will be required
For further information and an application pack, please contact one of our circuit stewards:
Tel: 01305 458178
or one of our circuit administrators
Tel: 07570 036288
Closing date 23 August 2019
Interviews Monday 2 September 2019
Appointment as soon as possible after interview
There is an Occupational Requirement that the post holder is a Christian.
This post is fixed term to 31 August 2020 to cover a ministerial vacancy
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