St. Matt’s is a lively, growing Anglican church situated in the High Brooms area of Tunbridge Wells. We are a community of people who want to follow Jesus. Our mission statement is “igniting passion for Jesus” and that is exactly what we want to do. We want to grow in our love for Jesus and we want to help other people discover him for themselves.
We are looking for the right person to lead our youth ministry with 11-18 year olds, joining our strong and committed staff team that is made up of the Vicar, Operations Manager and Children and Families’ Minister.
In this role, you will rebuild and shape our youth ministry as we emerge from the pandemic. Our heart is to see our young people grow as disciples of Jesus, share their faith with their peers and fulfil their God given potential.
You will also develop a team of committed volunteers who can work with you to help young people discover Jesus for themselves.
The successful applicant will:
• Love Jesus
• Be passionate about engaging with young people and their families
• Be highly relational, both with young people and the wider church family
• Be able to grow, nurture and equip our team of volunteers
• Love to disciple young people and share their faith
• Be a good communicator
• Have good organisational skills
There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post holder is a practicing Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.
St. Matt's Church, High Brooms
St. Matt's is a lively, growing Church of England church situated in the High Brooms area of Tunbridge Wells. We believe God's message is vital for the world in which we live and we seek to present that message in a way that is appropriate to our community.
Our aim is to be a church that is open, warm and welcoming. We are informal and worship in a contemporary way that we hope makes sense today.
We are a community of people who want to follow Jesus and we seek to place discipleship at the heart of what we are about. Our mission statement “igniting passion for Jesus” expresses this emphasis on discipleship and what we want to be at the heart of church life. We want to grow in our love for Jesus and we want to help other people discover him for themselves.