Job Vacancy: Youth Minister

Youth Minister

St. Matt’s Church, High Brooms, Tunbridge Wells

25 hours per week

Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 pro rata, dependent on qualifications and experience

Do you want to inspire young people to reach their full potential in Jesus Christ and make a difference in the world?

St. Matt’s is a lively, growing Anglican church situated in the High Brooms area of Tunbridge Wells. We are a community of people who want to follow Jesus. Our mission statement is “igniting passion for Jesus” and that is exactly what we want to do. We want to grow in our love for Jesus and we want to help other people discover him for themselves.

We are looking for the right person to lead our youth ministry with 11-18 year olds, joining our strong and committed staff team that is made up of the Vicar, Operations Manager and Children and Families’ Minister.
In this role, you will rebuild and shape our youth ministry as we emerge from the pandemic. Our heart is to see our young people grow as disciples of Jesus, share their faith with their peers and fulfil their God given potential. You will also develop a team of committed volunteers who can work with you to help young people discover Jesus for themselves.

The successful applicant will:

  • Love Jesus
  • Be passionate about engaging with young people and their families
  • Be highly relational, both with young people and the wider church family
  • Be able to grow, nurture and equip our team of volunteers
  • Love to disciple young people and share their faith
  • Be a good communicator
  • Have good organisational skills

There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post holder is a practicing Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

Please have a look at the job description and church profile before applying for this post.

You can also see some of our services, youth videos, worship and much more from the last year on our You Tube channel www.youtube.com/c/stmatts

The closing date for your application is 7th May 2021

To apply, please download an application form and send with a current copy of your CV and a covering letter to:

Hannah Mwesigwa (Administrator)
St. Matthew’s Church Office, High Brooms Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9BW
office@stmattschurch.org.uk