Published
November 25, 2019
Location
Sherborne
Area
East  
Stream
Youth  

Description

  • Working with the youth (ages 10-18) at St. Paul’s on Sunday mornings (the church meets at The Gryphon School) and Sunday evenings (at our church building) - planning & delivery
  • Possible involvement in mentoring young people
  • Working at The Gryphon School in support of the Chaplain especially in the running of Christian-based lunchtime clubs, Acts of Worship, and  Self-esteem courses
  • Developing other youth opportunities such as youth bible studies, Youth Alpha, social trips, drop-in sessions, all-age youth-led services and linking into regional church youth activities
  • Involvement in Confirmation Preparation (as appropriate / required)
  • Some involvement in working with younger children such as primary school assemblies, all-age services, fun activity days and holidays clubs

Essential Criteria

  • Passion to see young people come to a living faith in Jesus
  • Enthusiastic about worship and bible study
  • Good communication skills
  • Good team player and also able to take initiative

Preferred Criteria

  • Interest and ability in music / creative arts

Accommodation Details

• Hosted by a church family / member

Week Overview

  • Monday - cluster, church prep
  • Tuesday - line management, schools work
  • Wednesday - schools work
  • Thursday - study, schools work, church prep
  • Friday - general preparation
  • Saturday - typically time off
  • Sunday - church youth sessions morning & evening

Ready to Apply?

If you would like to explore joining SWYM then please fill in an application form, and one of our team will be in touch to discuss the next steps. 

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