Jul 21, 2021

Young people and Families Intern - part of the New Wine Discipleship Year programme

  • Ruxley Church
  • Epsom, UK
Part time Church/Ministry Youth and Children

Job Description

Do you have a heart for ministry with young people and families?

Are you aged 18-24

We want to invest in you! We’re looking for someone to join our team part-time, as well as taking part in our local New Wine Discipleship Year Hub 🙌 in London.

If you’re interested, or you know someone aged between 18-24 who might be, head to our website to find out more 🤩

If you’d like to talk more about the internship, you can email Fiona, our Anglican Minister, at vicar@ruxley-church.org.uk

Closing date for Applications: Midday Thursday 19th August 2021

Interview Date: 26th August 2021

Description of the role

Ruxley Church is looking for a new Intern to be a part of our fun, passionate and committed work with young people. We’re looking for someone who is creative, up for anything and loves young people. Why not take a year to explore your calling and learn more about who God has made you to be?

As well as the opportunity to be involved in life here at Ruxley Church, you will also get to experience being part of the New Wine Discipleship Year and we will provide you accommodation if you need it.

What we can offer you:

Ruxley Church is an Anglican-Methodist Ecumenical partnership made up of a community of almost 100 people. We come from a variety of backgrounds and age groups.

We enjoy being together on more than just Sunday by enjoying a wide range of activities.

We are really excited about working with someone aged 18-24 who is passionate about sharing their faith adventure with us and the wider community.

We are blessed to have a modern, versatile building offering scope for very many different activities.

You will benefit from the two experienced clergy and access to local support networks.

We are providing board and lodging with walking distance to the church

Good transport links to towns (Epsom, Kingston)

How to apply for the role

Head over to our website for more details about the internship and to find the application form.

Your application will include a personal statement of not more than 1 side of A4 (11pt), addressing the criteria in the personal specification for this post and your motivation for applying for this particular role. In this supporting statement you may wish to address the following, which will be explored at interview:

  • Briefly explain how you became a Christian.
  • Explain why you are applying for this post and what you want to get out of the year of interning with Ruxley Church
  • Which areas of young people and families ministry and your personal faith you hope to grow in the most?
  • Please provide examples demonstrating something creative that brings you to life. This could be ministry related, such as worship leading or preaching, or not directly related to ministry such as making hip hop beats, event planning, painting, or wood carving.

Ruxley Church is a Registered UK Charity No:1174096

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