About the Role
We are seeking to appoint a ministry trainee/ pastoral assistant to join the church staff for one or two years, while studying at the Cornhill Bible training course. The role would include being involved in church ministry, for example children’s Sunday or mid-week groups, bible studies, pastoral visiting, practical jobs and leading or teaching at Sunday services. It would also include studying at the Cornhill Bible Training Course one day a week and spending time in personal study of God’s Word.
The role would include:
- Formal study: One day a week at the Cornhill Bible Training course, focus on studying and teaching the Bible, and learning how to apply those teaching gifts in the local church
- Ministry experience: On-the-job experience working primarily within one or two of the church ministries. Ministries may include children’s and youth work, student ministry, evangelism and discipleship, and more.
- Practical service: Some practical responsibilities in the church, e.g. setting up for Sunday services and midweek groups, admin or practical tasks
- Supervision: Oversight and mentoring from the Vicar.