Youth Worker in Gorleston-on-Sea


Posted on: Tuesday 4 July 2023 | Identity Youth Project


Identity Youth Project, a Christian Charity (est. 2012) supported by local churches, is looking for a youth worker to strengthen churched youth in the faith and reach out to young people through the local churches, schools and a sixth form college.

Be a committed Christian with a mature faith in Jesus
You will:

  • Be seeking to live under the lordship of Jesus, under the authority of Scripture
  • Be hungry to learn and grow, to receive training in Bible teaching and in other supporting areas
  • Be ready to love and serve the last, the lost and the least
  • Be passionate about discipling and teaching young Christians, supporting them in their local churches
  • Have a heart for creatively reaching young people outside of the church
  • Be prepared to work across denominations, nurturing fellowship for young people
  • Be an enabler of others, building teams of volunteers to reach young people
  • Ideally have administrative, management and online skills
  • Ideally have a recognised youth work qualification

We will provide:

  • Recognition of the priority of youth ministry
  • Considerable experience in youth ministry and successful community mission providing an opportunity for ministry training and development
  • An established programme of activities to work within and a functioning website
  • A passionate team of volunteers, colleagues and trustees to work with across the local churches, with a supportive base at St Mary Magdalene Church Gorleston
  • Prayerful and practical support from local churches
  • Relevant training, including Bible training with Crosslands in Norwich
  • Possible opportunities to serve and develop in other areas of church and community/school life, depending on interest, ability and gifting
  • A permanent contract
  • Salary range: £21k-24k pro-rata depending on experience plus pension contribution. Part-time or full-time hours will be considered.

Our local supporting churches include: St Mary Magdalene Gorleston, Cliff Park Community Church, St Andrew’s Gorleston, Gorleston Baptist Church, and St Nicholas Bradwell

Closing date: Friday 21 July 2023

How to apply

For more information about applying and for the Job description please email
Anna Price: punve@vqragvgllbhgu.pb.hx

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