Griffithstown Baptist Church Community & Outreach Worker

This is an exciting new part-time role within Griffithstown Baptist Church to build and develop our outreach, with the aim of spreading the Gospel in the community. We are a mid-sized family orientated church in the heart of the Eastern Valley between Cwmbran and Pontypool.

Role Description

  •   To build and develop the church’s engagement with the local community.

  •   To build relationships to enable the spread of the Gospel.

  •   To be involved in the planning of church events with a community focus events throughout the church year.

  •   To raise the profile of Griffithstown Baptist Church within the community through social media and personal interaction.

  •   To take part with the Minister, in school assemblies at the local primary schools.

  •   To organise and attend the church parent and toddler group on a Monday morning.

  •   To develop other initiatives in agreement with the Minister and Church Leadership.

  •   Working hours are flexible by prior approval. Some evenings and

    weekends will be required as well as attendance at Church services.

  •  The successful applicant will report to the Minister directly and be accountable to the Church Diaconate. A support group from within the church membership will also be put in place.

    Personal Requirements

  •  There is a genuine occupational requirement for the post holder to be a Christian and an active member of your local church.

  •   Be willing to enter into formal church membership at Griffithstown Baptist Church.

  •   Have a desire to see people come to a living faith in Jesus Christ through relational evangelism in the local community.

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  •   Be confident in sharing the Christian faith clearly. Both in one-to-one situations and within small groups.

  •   Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  •   An ability to work with the church leadership team and actively

    collaborate with other church groups.

  •   A passion to work in the community is essential and previous experience

    in community outreach is desirable but not required.

  •   An ability to coordinate a team of volunteers.

  •   Your own transport is preferable but not essential.

    Qualifications

  •   Some theological training or a willingness to train.

  •   Good standard of Maths and English.

  •   Good level of computer literacy with a broad understanding of social media.

    Hours & Salary

  • 20hrs per week, £8550 - £10,000 per year based on experience.

  • The role will have a 6 month probationary period.

  • This role is offered on a 3 year contract, reviewed annually.

    Other details

    This post is subject an enhanced DBS check and level 3 Baptist Safeguarding training.

    For more information or an application form please email

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Last modified on Thursday, 13 June 2019 07:57