Youth Pastor

Nelson St Church | Nelson St Church, Rochdale

20 hours
Description of Job

The Diocese of Manchester (Church of England) have invited me (Janie Cronin) to plant a church, in the centre of Rochdale, in partnership with HTB, London. We hope to launch this church in January 2020.

We are looking to build a close-knit team, united by the vision of seeing the transformation of lives in Rochdale. This will be an exciting and challenging place to work, full of variety. We hope to develop an environment where innovation and creativity are encouraged, and where we strive for excellence in everything we do.

The Youth Pastor will be part of the leadership team. They will oversee and develop the youth ministry at Nelson Street and outreach in the local area.

How to apply for the job

To apply please download the application form on the Diocese of Manchester’s website and return it to
The deadline for receipt of completed applications is 8 am on Monday 3rd August
Informal interviews will be held by video conference week commencing 10th August, with preferred candidates having a panel interview week commencing 17th August.
If you would like to discuss any aspects of Nelson St’s plans or the role before applying, please contact Revd Janie Cronin on

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Nelson St Church

The Diocese of Manchester will be the employer initially, until Nelson St's charitable status has been achieved.

Nelson St Church, 6 Nelson St, Rochdale OL16 1NL