Current Job Opportunities
Open Heaven is a strong and growing church. Our vision is ‘making disciples who establish heaven on earth’. We are known for our effective discipleship culture, the development and release of younger leaders, and working in unity and partnership with others across the body of Christ. We are also a Resource Church for Pioneer Midlands, which means we serve and strengthen the dozen or so churches connected to us.
Children’s and Families’ Worker
We are looking to recruit a Children’s and Families’ Worker to join our dynamic staff team to start as soon as possible or as notice periods allow. The role involves working closely with our Children’s and Families’ Lead to help plan, prepare and deliver Open Heaven’s vision and strategy for children’s and families’ work, including taking a lead in children’s worship, recruiting volunteers, and enabling missional opportunities with the local community by developing and running after school and holiday clubs.
This is a part - time post of 16.5 hours per week, with a full - time equivalent salary of £20,000 per year. There’s an expectation that the successful candidate will regularly work on Sundays. It is being offered as a 12 month fixed term contract in the first instance, with the possibility of becoming permanent dependent on a successful probationary period and the future needs of Open Heaven Church.
It is a genuine occupational requirement of this post to have a personal faith in Jesus in order to help make Open Heaven Church a place where children can meet Jesus, have fun, make friends and grow in their discipleship journey, and where parents are equipped to make home the primary place of spiritual formation.
Applications — OPEN
Application Deadline — Midnight 12 November 2021
Interviews — 17 November 2021
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