Children’s and Youth Development Officer - Thames North Synod

Full time
Salary: £35,500-£48,300
Home-based

Would you like to play a part in enabling children and young people to play their part in the mission of God?
The United Reformed Church, Thames North Synod is seeking to appoint a Children’s and Youth Development Officer.


The post offers a challenging opportunity for an experienced and professionally qualified Youth and Children’s Worker with training and development skills. We are looking for an enterprising Christian to serve the churches across the whole of the of the Synod in offering advice and support to those working with children and young people. The role includes opportunities to contribute to denomination-wide development and events as well. Good team working skills are essential.
Thames North Synod is one of 13 Synods that make up the United Reformed Church. With the River Thames as the southern boundary, the 126 local churches of Thames North Synod serve communities in Greater London, Hertfordshire, Berkshire, Bedfordshire and Essex.
If you relish a challenge and enjoy variety, we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested in working for us and can meet the above requirements, please contact us/see our website for an application pack (noting that we do not accept CVs):
Colleen Fraser, URC Thames North Synod, St Paul’s Church, Newton Road, London W2 5LS
T: 020 7799 5000 (opt 1) E: modpa@urcthamesnorth.org.uk W: http://urcthamesnorth.org.uk/

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, 20 June 2019             Interview date: 10 July 2019

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010: Part 1, Schedule 9, there is a genuine occupational requirement for the post holder to be a practising Christian.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check .