Calderdale Methodist Circuit: Part Time Circuit Heritage Mission Enabler
Calderdale Circuit is seeking to appoint a part-time Heritage Mission Enabler to promote, market and deliver sessions on Methodist Heritage in a Christian context within the Circuit geographical area. The post will commence on Wednesday, 1st May 2019 and is for 20 hours per week.
Salary will be £11.25 per hour with 28 days holiday pro rata to include 8 public holidays. There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post-holder is a practising Christian.
The appointment is subject to a clear DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check.
For an application pack and full details please eMail or call 01422 359639 or write to Calderdale Methodist Circuit Office, Salem Methodist Church, Richmond Street, Halifax, HX1 5SX
Closing date for applications: Monday, 4th March 2019 at 12 noon.
Interviews will take place on Friday, 22nd March 2019 at Mount Zion Heritage Chapel, Per Lane, Ogden, Halifax, HX2 5HQ
Hebden Royd Methodist Church: Part Time Mission Centre Manager
Hebden Royd Methodist Church (Market Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 6EU) is seeking to employ a part-time Mission Centre Manager to help in its mission to the local community. The post is for 12 hours a week which are flexible to the requirements of the job and will be initially for 3 years.
Payment will be £9.00 per hour with 28 days holiday per annum pro rata, to include 8 public holidays.
There is a Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR) that the post-holder is a Christian.
The appointment is subject to a clear Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service – Enhanced check.
For an application pack and more information please eMail or call 01422 359639 or write to Calderdale Methodist Circuit Office, Salem Methodist Church, Richmond Street, Halifax, HX1 5SX
Closing date for applications: Monday, 18th February 2019 at 12 noon.
Interviews will take place during the week commencing 4th March 2019.
Aire & Calder Methodist Circuit: Part Time Pastoral Worker
Aire & Calder Circuit is seeking to appoint a Pastoral Worker to support a part-time presbyter with the pastoral oversight of 4 churches across this large circuit which currently has 31 churches and approximately 1,400 members.
This will be a part-time appointment (16 hours each week @ the rate of £9.75 per hour), intended to start 1st March 2019.
For an application pack, or more information, please contact Judith Kershaw or 07976 908940
Closing date: Friday, 15th February 2019 at 12 noon
Volunteer opportunities at Beacon
Beacon is a small Bradford-based charity that runs four projects providing practical support to asylum seekers. Most of its work is carried out by teams of very dedicated volunteers. In 2015 Beacon celebrated its 10th anniversary.
Help develop and support our work – join the Trustees!
Beacon is seeking additional trustees to help shape the future of the organisation through a period of significant change, growth and development. Beacon is looking for skilled and committed individuals to join the unpaid Board of Trustees. The Board is collectively responsible for the governance and strategic direction of Beacon. Successful applicants will be expected to take an active role in ensuring the organisation’s work towards its key missions, objectives and goals.
Beacon is especially interested in applicants with board/management committee-level experience and expertise in one or more of the following: fundraising, legal issues, equal opportunities, HR, marketing, strategic planning, issues facing asylum seekers and campaigning.
Trustees are asked to commit an average of 1- 2 days each month to the organisation, which will include attending board meetings, possibly sub groups and occasional events. They will be expected to remain well informed about the organisation and its activities and take a personal interest in and collective responsibility for its development and sustainability.
Ideally new board members will have previous experience in a similar role and some understanding of the voluntary sector and small charities.
Interested, want to know more?
Contact either the Rev Sarah Jemison (Chair of Beacon) by emailing email@example.com or calling 01274 811383; or Katy Armitstead (Team Leader) by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 01274 727 525 for more information. More details can be seen at https://beaconbradford.org/newtrustees/
Volunteer opportunities at Baildon Methodist Church
At the Church AGM on Sunday 17 June, the following vital role- vacancies were outlined:
- 1 or preferably 2 people to make sure all the personal data we hold on individuals couples with the new GDPR legislation;
- Someone to send out invoices for room Lettings on a monthly basis (vital as this brings in 25% of our church income.
- Someone to become the Gift Aid Secretary, to work with Robert Watson during the coming year and take over from him September 2019 (reclaiming Gift Aid brings us £10,000 per year income).
- Someone to take over from Rita Walker as Wesleys Café Treasurer.
- Someone to take over all our parts of the absolutely crucial role of Church Treasurer, to work with John Sykes this year, and take over in September 2019.
If you are interested – see the notice on the Church noticeboard in Wesleys and talk to Chris, Mervyn, Peter, or John, or e-Mail