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Lay Pastor Vacancy – Full Time

The post holder will have the following responsibilities:

The Local Lay Pastor will work collaboratively with the churches, leading worship at one of
the three churches at least 3 Sundays a month, providing pastoral care and assisting in
leadership under the supervision of the Minister in Pastoral Charge in order to develop the

mission and ministry of the three churches:

Castle Bromwich, Water Orton and Nether Whitacre Methodist Churches
Build relationships with the churches and the community groups, identify potential for
mission and growth. Work within the Red Mission & Ministry Team and be open to change

and new missional opportunities.

The successful applicant will be educated to GCSE level or equivalent, have experience of
leading worship as a Local Preacher or equivalent, have a strong understanding of pastoral
ministry, be an active member of a Christian Church, * able to express their faith
authentically, have good communication skills, able to use I.T. and other media platforms.
Salary range: £24,395 – £25,701 p.a. (£12.51 – £13.18 per hour) for 37.5 hours per week,

dependent on qualifications and experience. Flexible working hours.

Further details and application form are available to download from our website

or contact Circuit Administrator 01214721060
ssaunderson@birminghammethodistcircuit.org.uk
Closing Date for applications: 12 noon on Friday 25 March 2022
It is proposed that interviews will be held in week beginning 11 April 2022

Probable starting date: May/June 2022

*Given the nature and context of the work it is an occupational requirement that the post holder
should be a communicant member of the Church of England or a full member of a church within
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland in order to fulfil the main purpose of the post. This post is

therefore exempt under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.