Church Plant Leader

Antioch Network Manchester

Our Full Job Description is available via the link at the bottom of this message, but the main details are in the following Job Listing:


Church Leader, Manchester City Centre

The Antioch Network is looking for a leader for City Life Church Manchester, a recently established church in cantral Manchester.   Manchester is an exciting, young, vibrant city with many different cultures mixing in the centre.

Your role would be to grow the church and to replant over the next few years. You would lead a team of volunteers and part-time staff to reach out to Manchester city centre, make disciples, and to see opportunities for new congregations.  The post is exciting and challenging, in a fast-changing city with huge potential.


About You – what you would need to offer:

  1. You are committed to evangelism, teaching the Bible, leading a team, and prayer.  
  2. Experience is welcome, but passion for the work is required!   
  3. You must be able to lead a multi-cultural team and to shape the vision of the church.  
  4. A second language is useful, but not required.  
  5. You must speak fluent English and have a pre-existing right to work in the UK.


About Us – Who is Antioch and what we can offer?

  • The Antioch Network is a church planting network in the Church of England Diocese of Manchester.  
  • We offer support, training, advice and mentoring with experienced church planters.


The Job Itself – salary, location job share and hours:

  • The job is paid, at £23,000 a year for full time (pro rata if Part Time). 
  • You don’t need to live in a specific place in Manchester. 
  • You can split the job with someone else if that works for you.   
  • If you are interested in a part-time role, we might be able to adapt the post. 


For the full Job Description and further details, please click on the link below: 

How to apply for the job

More Details:

  • If you want further information, or to explore the post further, email John Brett, Diverse Network leader at  
  • For a full Job Description and Person Specification, with our T’s and C’s, please email Pete Askew, Antioch Operations Manager at

How to apply

  • Please send your CV and a covering letter explaining how you feel you are a match for the role to Pete Askew, Antioch Operations Manager at
  • The Closing Date for all applications to this post is 4:00pm on Wednesday 8th May 2024.
  • Applicants will need to complete a Declaration related to Criminal Offences, and the successful applicant will require satisfactory references and an appropriate DBS (police) check.

Antioch Network Manchester

Job Location Type
On Location
Manchester, GB
Up to £23,000.00 pa
The Salary is £23,000 per annum for Full Time, or pro rata if Part Time
Church Leader
Wed, 08/05/2024
Contact Email