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Reference: 66303

Date Added: 6 June 2018
Closing Date: 18 June 2018

Job Title: Pastoral Assistant

Working For: St James's Church Piccadilly

Location: London

Salary: £13,192 pa + travel card (24 hours per week)

Job Details

Starting salary: £13,192 pa + travel card
Hours: 24 hours per week

St James’s Piccadilly is a passionate, adventurous, inclusive church that takes the Bible seriously, seeks to build a better world and isn’t afraid to ask questions! It’s a very exciting central London church with regular concerts, exciting services, art displays and a market - you can see more on the website - http://www.sjp.org.uk/.

We are currently looking for someone with good communication skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people. We offer a really exciting "hands on" placement with a close-knit and supportive team and space to develop your own skills and passions as you explore God's call in your life.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating a weekly breakfast for refugees and vulnerable migrants
  • Providing pastoral support and some advocacy work for refugees and asylum seekers
  • Networking with other refugee service providers
  • Helping to plan a weekly night shelter
  • Organising, leading and encouraging a thriving 20s and 30s community (previous events include a Story Slam, Interfaith Peace Feast and a variety of exciting talks and discussions)
  • planning creative services with the Associate Rector
  • being the St James's representative for the campaigning group London Citizens (a branch of Citizens UK) and campaigning with Citizens UK
  • exploring God's call in your life - whatever that may be

We are an equal opportunities employer. Full job description and application form can be downloaded from here: http://www.sjp.org.uk/jobs.html
Please apply via the website.

Closing Date: 18 June 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Closing time for applications: 5.00pm

Interviews: afternoon of Wednesday 27 June 2018

Application Details

A group Q&A session concerning the role will be held at 6pm on Saturday 16 June – please contact Ruth Edmonds, Pastoral Assistant, pastoralassistant@sjp.org.uk to register your interest and for details concerning arrangements.

Full job description and application form can be downloaded from here: http://www.sjp.org.uk/jobs.html
Please apply via the website.

Website: http://www.sjp.org.uk/

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