May 15, 2024

Youth Ministry Lead

  • Above Bar Church Southampton
  • Above Bar Church, Above Bar Street, Southampton, UK
Full time Youth and Children

Job Description

The Role
This is an exciting time in the life of the church and we are seeking to appoint a dynamic
and experienced youth leader with a heart to help young people grow in their faith and walk
with God and with a heart to reach those without a living faith in our community. The role
will involve both reaching out to local schools and working within the church. The successful
applicant will join a supportive staff team which seeks to facilitate and enable the ministries
within Above Bar Church to run smoothly by providing administrative, pastoral and practical
support. The role will include appropriate, funded training the exact nature to be agreed
after the probationary period is passed and could include an MA or theological qualification.

The Church
Above Bar is a city-wide evangelical church community seeking to bring a whole life gospel
ethos across the generations within the church family, across the city and beyond.
Our church family is diverse and covers a wide range of ages and over 30 nationalities. We
have a strong commitment to team ministry both in our leadership structure and in our
staffing. We enjoy good relationships with other local churches.

Find out more

Please email Ros, the General Manager on

  • arrange an informal chat about the role
  • for details of the salary package
  • to request an application form

Please apply with an up-to-date CV and the church application form.
Closing date for applications is Noon Monday 17 June.
Interviews are expected to be the weekend of 29 June.

This post is subject to an Occupational Requirement that the post holder is a committed evangelical Christian under Part 1 of Schedule 9 to the Equality Act 2010.
The post holder will need to have the right to live and work in the UK.
The post will also require an enhanced DBS check.

Job Description

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