Associate Vicar - St. Mark's, Battersea Rise

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Battersea Rise
Office Holder

St Mark’s, Battersea Rise, is looking to appoint an Associate Vicar

St Mark’s Battersea Rise is a growing resource church in South West London planted from HTB in 1987. St Mark’s is poised to move into an exciting stage of its journey following the arrival of new Vicar and Senior Pastor, Revd Martyn and Emily Layzell in November 2020.

The post of Associate Vicar is designed to help the church move to the next stage of growth. It has a number of key characteristics.

The role includes:

  • Leadership of the church under the Vicar and Senior Pastor.
  • Helping to lead and manage the staff team.
  • Holding, developing and communicating the vision.
  • Growing the vision to plant churches and become a network of churches in the next 5 years.
  • Leading specific areas of ministry to grow the church.

You will have:

  • Highly effective communication, preaching and teaching skills and experience.
  • Strategic thinking with excellent relational skills.
  • A passion for developing leaders and reaching out to our church family and community.

We have a vision to see faith rise, the church rise, and the city rise. For us, this means we want to see people become Christians, grow in their faith, and be equipped and empowered to serve the church and see our city flourish. A significant part of this vision formed in 2020 is to build a resource church that will plant twenty churches in twenty years impacting their local area furthering the vision.

Housing will be provided by St Mark, close to the church