Female Pastoral Worker

Hook Church

We are seeking a Female Pastoral Worker to specifically serve amongst the women of the church community in a pastoral role of outreach, discipleship, care and support wherever it is needed amongst all ages. This is an exciting new opportunity to help women grow in their faith through a variety of groups/settings.

Skills

  • A good understanding of the Scriptures.
  • A proven ability to study God’s Word and draw from it lessons in both theology and practical Christian living.
  • Leadership skills
  • Support, equip and coordinate other women in the church who are involved in the pastoral care of women. 
  • Disciple female members of the church. 
  • Develop and support existing training, discipleship and evangelism specifically for  women through one to ones, women’s Bible studies and other opportunities as they occur such as alpha. 

Experience/Qualifications

  • Convinced that the Bible is authoritative and central in church life and is to shape ministry.
  • A Christian believer but not a recent convert.
  • Gifts in teaching the Bible to women in one to ones and small groups.
  • Previous experience with supporting women.
  • Experience in non-Christian employment an advantage
  • The completion of a Bible/Theological College course is desirable

Personal Attributes/Skills

  • A disciple of Jesus Christ, wholeheartedly committed to Him – personally learning, praying, and growing in knowledge and Christian character, demonstrating Christlikeness by word and lifestyle
  • A vision for disciples to be made by reaching the lost and helping the saved to grow in their faith
  • Builder of effective relationships through positive communication that motivates and encourages others.
  • A team player and team leader who gets on well with a wide range of people types and can draw them together into a Christ centred group to actively pursue gospel objectives
  • A listener and communicator, comfortable within a group and one to one situation with people of all ages and cultures
  • Someone with a servant heart, with a strong yet humble and gentle spirit
  • Showing initiative: being aware of needs/opportunities and having an energy to take those opportunities and see those needs are met.
  • Motivated by a passion for the glory of God. 
  • Flexible approach and a can-do attitude essential
  • A good sense of humour
  • An ability to work on their own under the eye of God
  • Reliable, organised
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to use Microsoft/Google Applications

Skills

  • A good understanding of the Scriptures.
  • A proven ability to study God’s Word and draw from it lessons in both theology and practical Christian living.
  • Leadership skills
  • Support, equip and coordinate other women in the church who are involved in the pastoral care of women. 
  • Disciple female members of the church. 
  • Develop and support existing training, discipleship and evangelism specifically for  women through one to ones, women’s Bible studies and other opportunities as they occur such as alpha. 

Experience/Qualifications

  • Convinced that the Bible is authoritative and central in church life and is to shape ministry.
  • A Christian believer but not a recent convert.
  • Gifts in teaching the Bible to women in one to ones and small groups.
  • Previous experience with supporting women.
  • Experience in non-Christian employment an advantage
  • The completion of a Bible/Theological College course is desirable

Personal Attributes/Skills

  • A disciple of Jesus Christ, wholeheartedly committed to Him – personally learning, praying, and growing in knowledge and Christian character, demonstrating Christlikeness by word and lifestyle
  • A vision for disciples to be made by reaching the lost and helping the saved to grow in their faith
  • Builder of effective relationships through positive communication that motivates and encourages others.
  • A team player and team leader who gets on well with a wide range of people types and can draw them together into a Christ centred group to actively pursue gospel objectives
  • A listener and communicator, comfortable within a group and one to one situation with people of all ages and cultures
  • Someone with a servant heart, with a strong yet humble and gentle spirit
  • Showing initiative: being aware of needs/opportunities and having an energy to take those opportunities and see those needs are met.
  • Motivated by a passion for the glory of God. 
  • Flexible approach and a can-do attitude essential
  • A good sense of humour
  • An ability to work on their own under the eye of God
  • Reliable, organised
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to use Microsoft/Google Applications

Next Steps

If you are interested in this role then we would love to hear from you! Please send a completed application form (which is available to download below) to Tim Neale - Pastor - at tim@hookchurch.org.

Hook Church

Job Location Type
On Location
Location
Surbiton, GB
Keywords
Pastoral
Surrey
Evangelical
Bible
Female
Greater London
Christian Counselling
Evangelism
Category
Hours
Full Time
Deadline
Sun, 31/07/2022
Contact Phone
07967318906
Contact Email
tim@hookchurch.org