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Job Advert – Children’s/Youth Work Assistants, St Paul’s Church, Winchester SO22 5AB

Children’s/Youth Work Assistants

St Paul’s Church, Winchester SO22 5AB


Sunday mornings 9–11.30 am, plus 1 hour preparation time and occasional meetings


Children’s Assistant 1: To plan informal sessions for two groups of children aged 4–6 and 7–9 years and lead one of the groups.

Children’s Assistant 2: To plan informal sessions and lead a group of children aged 9–12 years.

Youth Assistant: To plan informal sessions and lead a group of young people aged 13–18 years.

All of the sessions will be on a Christian theme and appropriate to the group’s age. Each will include prayer, a Bible story, activity, game and discussion based on the ROOTS resources, which provide ideas for each Sunday.

Rate of pay: £7.50–£8.50 per hour, depending on experience.


  • there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement for the post-holder to be a Christian’.
  • aged 18+
  • good at working in a team
  • a good communicator
  • able to be creative in engaging children/young people in the Christian faith.

(A Disclosure and Barring Service check will be done for the successful applicants.)

Please contact Mary Copping, Children and Youth Work Co-Ordinator,

07921 886016,

We are an inclusive, welcoming and vibrant Anglican parish for all ages, situated in the heart of Winchester and committed to serving the community both locally and beyond. We want to be radical in demonstrating that the root of all we seek to be, and do, is found in the love of God.

Job Advert – Children and Families Worker, Christchurch Priory

The parish of Christchurch in Dorset is looking for a committed, experienced and motivated person to be our first Children and Families Worker.


We are seeking a committed Christian to work in our existing team and liaise with schools and other churches in Christchurch to find new ways of connecting with children and their families in order to bring the Gospel to them, support them socially, and engage them in either the existing children’s ministry at the Priory Church (which has scope for development) or by pioneering new provision at St George’s.


We are looking for: someone with previous experience of working with children and families; a team leader who is also a team player; a ‘self-starter’ with a flexible outlook and plenty of initiative; who is able to engage with others with sincerity, humility and humour; and who has a heart for evangelism in working with children and their families. S/he has good communication and organisational skills, can rise to the challenge of a diverse workload, and can work well under pressure.


Hours:        Full-time, i.e. 37 hours per week

Salary:        £22,000 – £28,000 (depending on experience)

Interviews:  27 March 2017

Start date:  1 September 2017


There is a genuine occupational requirement that post holders are practicing Christians. An enhanced DBS check will be required. Housing may be available.


We hope you sense our excitement at this new post and what we believe God is calling us to do together. For further details, including Role Description, Terms and Conditions etc., please contact:  For a conversation about the post, please call Canon Charles Stewart on 01202 800888.

Vacancy – Youth Minister, St Thomas Fair Oak


St Thomas Eastleigh are seeking to recruit a Youth Minister to develop, maintain and grow a welcoming culture of support, belonging and friendship within the Young Persons Ministry in the church. Invest in strategic development of the youth work and youth outreach of the Church and the integration of the young people of St Thomas’ into the wider Church family.

You can download the job description and application form here.

Applications please by the 15th September to: or Rev Ali Mepham, St Tom’s Church Office, Fair Oak Court, Fair Oak, SO50 7BG.