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Children and Youth Team Leader – St John’s Owlerton

In partnership with The Centenary Project in the Diocese of Sheffield

Hours: 37 hours per week.

Salary: £30,000 – £32,000 Pro rata / Per annum.

This is an opportunity to join the Diocese of Sheffield’s exciting initiative, The Centenary Project, as a Children and Youth Team Leader, employed at St John’s Church, Owlerton in Sheffield.

We are looking for a committed Christian with experience in working with Children and Youth to join our ministry team. The post-holder will develop and co-ordinate this ministry at St John’s, helping us to be welcoming and make connections with the wider community.

General responsibilities: –

  1. To co-ordinate the children and Youth ministry at St John’s Owlerton, developing new opportunities for families to engage with the church.
  2. To recruit, train and equip a team of volunteers to support the work with children and youth.
  3. To be a member of the Centenary Project Network.

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: 07 June 2024 (midnight)

Interviews to be held on: 27 June 2024

More information about the Centenary Project can be found at

More information about the parish can be found at

For an application pack please contact Claire Keppas, Admin and Operations Lead –

For an informal conversation about this post, please contact: