Mission Development Pastor (5 year fixed-term)
4 days a week (28 hours)
Salary from £21,921 (FTE: £27,477)
The Diocese of Rochester has received significant funding from the National Church to place a Mission Development Pastor into Anerley Team Ministry. The role will lead the establishing of new missional communities in the local area, including helping to develop and grow the work and ministry of the Freedom Forum, and establishing a missional community among those attending King's Boxing.
Candidates will have a vision, in line with that of Anerley Team Ministry, to develop creative ‘new ways of being church’ in order to meet people where they are, help them come to faith and disciple them.
Successful candidates should have:
The post holder will, at times, be the public face of the church in Anerley, it is considered that there is an Occupational Requirement (OR) for the postholder to be a communicant member of the Church of England, or of a Church in communion therewith or of a member Church of the Council of Churches for Britain and Ireland or of Churches Together in England, or of a member Church of the Evangelical Alliance.
Ordained and Lay applicants are welcome. We would encourage ordained candidates to contact us to discuss the terms of the contract before applying.
The appointment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure.
Closing date for applications: Friday 20th September 2019
Interview date: Tuesday 1st October 2019