Church of England

Youth Outreach Worker

Youth Outreach Worker
Streatham, South London
Closing date: 29th February 2020

The Furzedown Youth Centre is affiliated to St. James, West Streatham, St. Alban’s, Streatham Park, St. Paul’s, Furzedown and Mitcham Lane Baptist Church in London SW16 & SW17

The Centre seeks an enthusiastic, experienced Christian Youth Outreach Worker:

  • to become a member of one of our churches
  • to pioneer an exciting new project to develop
  • to expand work amongst unchurched young people:
  • to reach out to the many unchurched local young people, providing a safe place for them to gather, free from harmful influences such as drug and gang related crime
  • to engage them in recreational activities within a supportive Christian environment and promote their social, emotional and spiritual well-being
  • to share the love of God with them, introducing them to Christ, to begin a life of discipleship within a new fresh expression of church

Salary: £30,000 per annuum. Contract: 2 -year fixed term with possible extension

Application Pack available from Rev Canon Geoff Vevers