Tuesday 23rd May
Church Families Ministry Pastor or Leader - Edward Road Baptist Church, Birmingham

We are looking for the right person to be a key member of the church eldership and to lead the Families Ministry on a three-quarter-time to full-time basis. The successful applicant will:

  • Be passionate about making Jesus known through church ministry to churched and un-churched families;
  • Be passionate about discipling believers;
  • Understand and value cross-cultural mission in a deprived, multi-cultural and multi-faith, inner-city community;
  • Be a good team leader and administrator who is able to think strategically and to take initiative;
  • Be gifted at supervising volunteers and team members;
  • Demonstrate good pastoral and listening skills;
  • Be a humble and gracious team player who's able to work with people from different backgrounds.

The successful applicant will have specific responsibility for the families' ministry, as well as a key role in wider church ministry, including teaching and preaching. They will work closely with the senior pastor and be accountable to the eldership. They will be a practicing Christian and in full support of the Evangelical Alliance Basis of faith. (By the nature of the job this is regarded as a specific occupational requirement).

Based in Balsall Heath, Birmingham, the salary will be £22,500 (pro rata), in line with BU Home Mission stipend. Pastors will also receive a manse allowance, currently set by the BU at £6,000, as well as some additional expenses.

Closing date: Monday 5th June 2017

Interview date: Thursday 29th June 2017

Anticipated Start Date: September 2017

More Information: www.erbc.org.uk/recruitment or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it