Integrate Youth For Christ - Area Schools and Youth Worker
Part-time – 16 hours a week.We are looking for an enthusiastic person with a heart for young people, particularly those in the Thetford area, to work with local churches to run youth initiatives in the area as our Area Youth and Schools Worker.
Integrate Youth for Christ are a local centre of the national organisation Youth for Christ. We are passionate about reaching out with the good news to the young people in the south Norfolk and north Suffolk area with our office based in Diss. This Area Youth and Schools Worker will have responsibility for our growing youth work project in Thetford where we partner with local churches to run a fortnightly youth café style drop-in and a fortnightly discipleship group. The successful applicant will be starting a fortnightly post ‘Messy Church’ group and will be responsible for developing the work with local schools, alongside involvement with other Integrate Youth for Christ events and residentials and a lunchtime club in Old Buckenham.
The salary for this post will be in the range of £15-£19,000 per annum (pro rata, depending on experience and qualification). There may be the potential to increase the hours of the post in the future if further funding is secured and the successful candidate wished to.
Due to the rural nature of some of the work candidates will need a clean full driving licence and own transport.
There is an genuine occupational requirement that the role holder is a committed Christian in accordance with Part 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.
Due to the nature of this role two references and a Disclosure & Barring Service check will be required before a final job offer is made. A criminal record is not necessarily a bar to employment with us.
Closing Date: Sunday 4th March 2018
Interviews: Friday 16th March 2018