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We are looking for a Children and Families Worker!

Posted in Job Vacancies

We are recruiting a children and families worker to help us here at St Peter’s.  Sound like you?  Read on and get applying!

Part of the Centenary Project in the Diocese of Sheffield

20 hours per week.

Salary £11,440 per annum for 20 hours/week.

This is an opportunity to join the Diocese of Sheffield’s exciting initiative, The Centenary Project, as a Children and Families Worker.

We are looking for a committed Christian, with experience in children’s work who will develop and coordinate the children’s work in the church and community.

General responsibilities: –

  • To develop and oversee the work with children and families in the parish of St Peter’s Bentley, building bridges in the community with an emphasis on developing new initiatives.
  • To coordinate and develop a team of new and existing volunteers to oversee the work with children.
  • To be a member of the Centenary Project Network.

Given the nature and context of the work it is an occupational requirement that the post holder should be a communicant member of the Church of England or a full member of a church within Churches Together in Britain and Ireland.

Contract: 3 years initially

Deadline for applications: 25th September (noon)

Interviews to be held on: 9th October     

For an informal conversation about this post, please contact Revd Dave Berry on 01302 876272 or by email at or Helen Cockayne on 01709 309145 or by email at

The information pack is online here and the application pack is here and more information about the Centenary Project is here