Project Description


The Parish of Glenavy is looking for a Children’s and Families Worker to build on the strategic work of our previous staff member over an 8 year period.

This is a great opportunity to move on from your experience as an assistant leader to taking the lead yourself and shaping our ministry to children, under the supervision of the vicar.

Starting at 25hrs. p.w.on a 3yr contract,the hours may be increased after a 6 mths. review.  You need an OCN2 or equivalent qualification in youth or children’s work, and 2 years experience in ministry to children.

 Our pay-scale follows the JNC Youth & Community Support Worker scale, (from a base of £16,430 p.a. (pro rata), to reflect your experience.

 You must be willing to work within the ethos of the Church of Ireland, and your work will entail irregular hours, some at weekends. 

We regret we cannot provide  accommodation, so a car is essential.

 For a job description and application form, contact the vicar at Confidentiality will be observed.  

Applications by  31.10.18