Placements in the Yare Valley Churches


Posted on: Tuesday 10 May 2022

East Norfolk, UK

We are looking to recruit two young people who are eager to join us in serving the local community, exploring what God is doing and discovering where God may be calling.

You are invited to join us and support our aim to become a ‘place for everyone.’ We are looking for 1 person to spend a year with us on the Ministry Experience Scheme.

During the year there will be opportunities to engage in:

  • Mission
    • Holiday Clubs
    • Sports Ministry
    • Community Cafes
    • parkrun
    • Community Fun Days
    • Schools Work
    • Youth Cafes
    • Alpha
  • Ministry
    • Traditional Worship
    • Contemporary Worship
    • Festival Services
    • Residential Care Home worship
    • Dementia Friendly Worship
    • Pastoral Care
    • Discipleship
    • Retreat Days

Theological studies: joining with others on the local scheme Monthly theological reflection and learning.

Vocational conversations: regular conversations with a mentor, opportunity to meet with the Diocesan Vocations team, opportunity to have conversations with others.

The Yare Valley Churches is a parish made up of three worship centres (Brundall, Braydeston and Postwick). The villages are located on the south east of Norwich and are 15 minutes from the city centre. Brundall has excellent bus and train links to the city.

We will provide housing (your own room) with a member of the congregation. meeting all housing costs and pay a weekly allowance of £75 out of which you will contribute towards food costs.

We will cover all costs associated with work engaged within the parish.

How to apply

If you are interested in finding out more. please contact the Revd Matt Luscombe for an informal conversation:

If you would like to apply. please send a current CV with the names of two referees and a letter of application outlining your interest in the role and the interests and passions you bring to it.

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