Church of England

Children’s Officer, Manchester Diocese

Children’s Officer
Manchester Diocese
Closing date: 26th August 2022

Manchester Diocesan Board of Education is seeking a dedicated Children's Officer who will work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders to preserve and develop Children’s Ministry in schools and parishes across the diocese.  As a key member of the Diocesan Education department, the post holder ensures that children’s ministry is well-resourced within deaneries, Mission Communities and schools.

The successful applicant will have significant experience working within churches or schools and of running children’s ministry programmes and events.  They will understand the diversity and breadth of children’s ministry and have an appreciation of new ways of being church. As a confident and tactful communicator, they will able to listen, advocate and develop children’s ministry amongst stakeholders as well as being able to develop, write and present reports on their work.

Closing date for applications: 26th August 2022