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Area Coordinators for the Centenary Project

Three posts across the diocese working from Church House

Part of the Centenary Project in the Diocese of Sheffield

17.5 hours per week.

Salary £24,586 per annum for 35 hours/week.

For the right candidate we would consider a full time appointment combining two posts

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Diocese of Sheffield as an Area Coordinator for the Centenary Project, as we prepare to expand this already successful project to see young people, children and families engage in local expressions of church.  

You will play a key role in the expansion of project, working with local parishes to shape this ministry, and supporting the workers through learning networks, training and mentoring.

We are looking for an experienced youth, children’s and families' worker who has experience in project planning, recruiting, training, mentoring, leading and shaping local ministry.  You must be able to work in a wide variety of church contexts and have experience in fund-raising and monitoring growth.  Come and be a part of the Diocese’s exciting work with parishes and Mission Partnerships to see children, young people and families connecting with the church.

The key responsibilities of the role are:

1. To develop and oversee an area network of Centenary Project Workers, Hub Coordinators and interns.

2. To mentor train and set objectives for CPWs, Hub Coordinators and interns and facilitate area Network gatherings.

3. To work with the Centenary Project Manager to initiate the application process with parishes or mission partnerships.

4. To support and assist the Centenary Project Manager.

The role will require evening and weekend work.

Given the nature and context of the work it is an occupational requirement that the post holder should be a communicant member of the Church of England or a full member of a church within Churches Together in Britain and Ireland

Contract:       3 years initially

Deadline for applications:   22nd January 2018 (noon)         

Interviews to be held on:       1st February 2018       

More information about the Centenary Project can be found at www.centenaryproject.org.uk

For an informal conversation about this post, please contact Helen Cockayne on 01709309145 or via email helen.cockayne@sheffeld.anglican.org

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Youth and Children’s Worker for the Cantley Churches and Youth Hub Coordinator for the Doncaster Hickleton Chapter Parishes

Part of the Centenary Project in the Diocese of Sheffield

35 hours per week.

Salary £20,020 per annum for 35 hours/week.

This is an opportunity to join the Diocese of Sheffield’s exciting new initiative, The Centenary Project, as a Youth and Children’s Worker.

The post covers the parishes of St Wilfrid’s Cantley and St Hugh of Lincoln New Cantley These parishes belong to the Anglo-Catholic tradition of the church and are committed to advancing God's mission to young people.

We are looking for a committed Christian, with experience in youth and children’s work and sympathetic to the catholic tradition, who will develop and co-ordinate children’s and youth work in the church and community.

General responsibilities:-

  • Develop and oversee the work with young people, in the parish of St Wilfrid’s Cantley and with children and families in the parish of St Hugh’s New Cantley drawing, developing and discipling a new generation of children and young people in the Christian faith.
  • Have oversight of all youth and children’s activities in both parishes.
  • Build and support teams to be involved in the development and delivery of the work.
  • Be a member of the Centenary Project Worker Network.
  • Undertake the role of Hub Co-ordinator for the Doncaster Hickleton chapter parishes

The role will require evening and weekend work.

Given the nature and context of the work it is an occupational requirement that the post holder should be a communicant member of the Church of England or a full member of a church within Churches Together in Britain and Ireland

Contract: 3 years initially

Deadline for applications: 5 January 2018 (noon)        

Interviews to be held on: 18 January 2018         

More information about the churches can be found here and here.

More information about the Centenary Project can be found here.

For an informal conversation about this post, please contact Father Andrew Howard on 01302 285316 or email  fatherahoward@gmail.com, Father Jeffrey Stokoe 01302 371256 or by email wjs56@live.co.uk.

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All Saints Aston - Organist/Choir Director

All Saints Aston is a beautiful medieval church with a strong musical tradition. Our RSCM affiliated, SATB choir sings for Sunday services. Our organ (installed 2002) is in good order.  We have good relationships with our church school, and scope to develop links with them musically. An organist is needed for around 25 weddings/20 funerals annually.

We are looking for someone to play for Sunday morning services and weddings/funerals from early 2018.  We would like a flexible musician who will enjoy playing for All Age Worship as well as Common Worship Holy Communion services.

It may be possible to split the organist/choir director aspects of the role.

Our church is situated just off the A57, close to J.31 of M1 /J.3 of M18.

Remuneration of £5500 - £6000, comprising honorarium of £2500, plus £3000 - £3500 fees.

For an informal conversation, ring the Rector, Revd. Frances Eccleston on (0114) 287 3780 or email a CV to f.m.eccleston@gmail.com.

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