Church of England

Children and Families Leader

Children and Families Leader
St Albans
Closing date: 13th March 2020

St Peter's is an inclusive and friendly church community with the vision to be part of God’s transforming work among us and in our networks, offering a supportive and enthusiastic context for a Children and Families Leader to engage with 0-14s and their families.

Key activities of this role will include:

  • Building on St Peter’s network of contacts through baptisms, weddings, mid-week baby & toddler groups, Messy Church, etc. and seek ways to enable young people and families to come to faith and grow in discipleship.
  • Resourcing ways of establishing appropriate Fresh Expressions that reach children and families.
  • Overseeing, extending and developing ministry to families bringing children for baptism/thanksgiving and young people to confirmation, with a view to drawing them more fully into the life of the Christian faith.
  • Strengthening outreach into local schools within the parish.

Closing date for applications: 13th March 2020