New Milton Evangelical Free Church

Taking God at His Word

Assistant PastorWith particular responsibility for Youth

We are a small but growing Evangelical church situated in a town on the edge of the New Forest, east of Bournemouth. We are looking for an Assistant Pastor who would enable us as a church to engage better with the many families and young people in our area.

The main responsibilities for this post would be:

To run/co-ordinate/develop the midweek children’s and youth ministries

To plan & run family events to engage families both in the church and the community.

Being active in running, co-ordinating & encouraging evangelism across the church including the door to door ministry

Pastoral visitation

Some Preaching & Teaching

The person applying for the position would need to be one who loves Jesus as Lord and Saviour, who holds to the Bible as the authority on life and godliness, be self-motivating and have a passion for the gospel, a keen eye for planning and an evident gift for evangelism and working with the young. Ideally the candidate would have received theological training and have had some experience in church ministry and the endorsement of gifting from their current church.

The exact role will depend upon gifting and experience and will be agreed before the start of employment.

Only those with UK citizenship or those who already have the right to work in UK need apply.

Application: Please send an email with your CV and a covering letter explaining why you’re interested to [email protected]

Basic terms: 

39 hours a week

£18-20,000 p/a depending on experience (inclusive of work-based pension)

Conference/training negotiable

3 month probation period

25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays)

Initial two year contract.