Children & Youth Worker

St Philip and St James' Church

Do you love Jesus and want to share that love with children, young people and their households?
Can you follow the Holy Spirit’s lead to step out in faith and pioneer new ground?

We are recruiting a full-time Children and Youth Worker to serve local children, young people and families alongside existing teams of volunteers. Can you take hold of what is already happening and help it to flourish and initiate new opportunities of outreach and discipleship?

We are looking for someone who is committed to their own personal discipleship and faith and has the desire and skills to share this in our two churches and local community.

The role will be dedicated to helping all in our community, from birth to leaving school, to experience the radical transformation of God’s love.

Experience of work with children or young people is essential and an appropriate qualification to Diploma level desirable. Appointment is subject to a DBS check.

If you believe that God may be calling you to come and help build up God’s Kingdom here, please contact to request more information and an application pack:

A full application pack is also available for download at:

For an informal conversation, contact Revd Paul Ellis, Minister of Groby URC, and Revd Ed Bampton, Rector of Groby and Ratby: and


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Closing date: 20 November 2023
Interview date: 15 – 16 December 2023

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