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lead evangelist for gwent valley centre of mission

Location     Gwent Valley, Wales
Details As Lead Evangelist, you will lead to Centre of Mission in bringing the good news to Gwent Valley, unlocking God’s potential in the community.  The Centre of Mission will focus on those on the edge of society and beyond normal church reach and will build new worshipping communities using Church Army’s DARE strategy and values. You will pioneer activities in areas not usually reached by the church and will build up a team of volunteers to help and be present in the community. A Pioneer Evangelist will be appointed in due course to work alongside, and under the leadership of, the Lead Evangelist in pioneering new expressions of ministry.

We are looking for someone with an active faith in Jesus Christ, whose life and ministry is Jesus-centred and trinity-based. You will need to be able to build in your own support structures as there may be times when you are working alone. You will need to be pioneering, creative, accepting of people, and collaborative. As the role requires you to be working in schools and in an isolated community, you will need a good understanding of safeguarding understanding and be able to take responsibility for your own spiritual growth.
£23,666 per annum 
Hours     37.5 hours per week, including evening and weekend work
Pension If a Church Army Commissioned evangelist or ordained, non-contributory, operated by the Church of England Pensions Board.

If not, Church Army Commissioned then the employee will be assessed under auto-enrolment pension legislation and if eligible, minimum contributions will be made.
Annual Leave 25 days, plus public bank holidays (33 days in total) 
Contract Full Time, Open-ended (Funding anticipated for a minimum of 5 years)
An enhanced DBS check required and compliance with Church Army’s Safer Ministry policy.
Occupational Requirement
This post is subject to an Occupational Requirement under the provisions made in the Equality Act 2010 that the post holder has an active faith in Jesus. The successful candidate must be in agreement with the vision and values of Church Army and Church in Wales. 
Closing Date
25 September 2020
22 & 23 October 2020 
More info For more information on the role, you can find the job description and person specification for the post here

To apply, please submit a CA-Faith Based Application Form. Completed applications should be sent to

If you have any questions, please contact Neville Willerton (Director of Operations). 

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Phoebe Leaver, 27/08/2020