Pastor for Older People | Christ Church Clifton

Do you enjoy the challenge of caring for and working with older people in a large and dynamic church environment?

Do you have a heart to see older people reached and discipled to become more like Jesus?

We are a large Word and Spirit Anglican church in Clifton, North West Bristol, affiliated to the New Wine Network. This is an exciting opportunity to join our highly committed and gifted staff team seeking to work with others to change the world - one person, one city, one nation at a time.

As our part-time (60%, 22.5 hrs/wk) Pastor for Older People, you will be responsible for caring for the older people in our church family, and local community and connecting this work into our wider vision for an active midweek Gathering and growing small communities.

Building on the excellent work done so far, you will be responsible for developing and growing our ministry amongst older people. You will be part of a supportive staff team and oversee a team of volunteers. In return, we offer a salary in the range £22,619-£26,928 pro-rata, a generous pension and a flexible working pattern (which will include some time each Tuesday and Wednesday).

If you would like to know more, we invite you to have an informal conversation with one of our senior staff. Please email or call the church office on 0117 973 6524 to make an appointment. Further details about the role including a role profile, application form and how to apply are available on our website at

The deadline for applications is midnight on Sunday 10th March 2019 and interviews will be held on Wednesday 20th March.

Christ Church Clifton


Christ Church Clifton
Christ Church Clifton is a ‘Word and Spirit’ Church of England parish church based in Clifton, North West Bristol, part of the Diocese of Bristol and the New Wine Network of churches. We believe the Church exists to change the world - one person, one city, one nation at a time. We are committed to playing our part in this.