PT Youth & Community Worker wanted – Waitara

At Knox Presbyterian Church Waitara, we want to help people find and follow Jesus. As part of this mission, we are seeking a half-time staff member who will work primarily in the area of youth. Key responsibilities include:

  • Developing, empowering and equipping teams
  • Having oversight of youth and community related programs
  • Contributing to the intergenerational vision of our church
  • Joining our team in exploring fresh and innovative ways of engaging youth and our community with the gospel.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about what God’s up to, wants to be part of youth and communities flourishing, and has a biblically-shaped imagination to see how God’s story and the story of the community of Waitara can connect in vibrant and innovative ways.

The successful applicant will preferably have experience in youth work, have a facilitative style of leadership, and be willing to develop and empower teams. You will join a supportive staff team who love our community, are committed to growing in our faith, and are looking for someone who is willing to join us in the fun and challenges of ministry.

This is a 20 hours a week position with scope to adapt the ministry description based on the skills, experience and abilities of the successful applicant.

If you feel that God may be leading you to join our team, then we would love to hear from you. If you have any questions, would like more information, or you would like to apply, then please contact Sebastian: sebastian@waitara.org.nz (06) 754 4356
Applications close Friday 13th March, 2020