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Community Pioneer

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Community Pioneer

Derbyshire North East Circuit are seeking a pioneer to lead the establishment of new Christian communities in the post-industrial village of Barrow Hill and in south Chesterfield, neighbourhoods experiencing significant economic deprivation as "left behind places".

  • You will undertake and enable authentic evangelism, transformational discipleship practices, and nurture self-sustaining leadership from within these new Christian communities.
  • You will be committed to being church at the margins, working in partnership, growing community and forming contextually relevant church.
  • You will be at the centre of one of the first pilots for the national Methodist New Places for New People movement.

As Methodists we are committed to being a growing, evangelistic, inclusive, justice-seeking church – so that new people become disciples of Jesus Christ, faith deepens for everyone, and diverse communities and churches experience transformation.

Further details at

£28,860 plus contributory pension scheme.
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 18 January
Interviews on or around Tuesday 25 January

Methodist Presbyters and Deacons must seek permission from Stationing Advisory Council before applying
There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post-holder be a practising Christian.

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