20s - 40s Team Leader

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From circa £42,000 depending on experience

Our vision is of Generous Churches Making and Nurturing Disciples. We have a strategy for growth with goals to:

  • Reach people we currently don’t
  • Move to growth
  • Establish sustainable giving

These goals are beginning to shape our life as a diocesan family. We have chosen to invest in a strategy for growth over the next 5 years.

The ‘Reach’ goal is focused in two areas:

  • People in Poverty
  • Those in their 20s – 40s

Working with the Director of making and Nurturing Disciples, you will drive the overall delivery of our 20s40s initiatives.

You will use your own insights as a practitioner to establish, support and ensure the effective deployment of a new team of ministers.You will provide direction and oversight to the work, encouraging a culture of shared learning and contributing to the development of a toolbox of resources.

  • Lead and provide practical oversight in the delivering of the diocesan initiative ‘Reaching 20s – 40s.’
  • Ensure that resources and support are provided as churches seek to reach 20s -40s.
  • Establish and develop the cohort of full time 20s - 40s Ministers and create a wider learning community across the diocese.

You will be a committed Christian with experience as a pioneering practitioner.You will be able to envision and enable others to see younger adults become disciples, and be confident in leading a learning community.

Deadline for applications is Friday 10 August 2018.

Interviews are scheduled for 20 or 21 September 2018.

For further details about the role please see the attached Job Pack and other supporting documents.

Find out more about us and our strategy at here: bit.ly/yorkstrategy

The Diocese of York is a family of 607 churches and 125 schools in 470 parishes, which extends from Middlesbrough on the River Tees to Hull on the River Humber, and from the east coast of Yorkshire about as far west as the A1 road.

Led and guided by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, our vision is to be a family of Generous Churches Making and Nurturing Disciples.

Our official website can be found here: http://dioceseofyork.org.uk/