Associate Pastor Job Description/Role
The Associate Pastor must be a person who is committed to Christ, sound in their faith, and who is able to preach, teach and apply Scripture. The role of the Associate Pastor is seen as a calling from God and must be a spirit-filled individual who has confirmed (0r is seeking confirmation) their calling into pastoral ministry.
The Associate Pastor must be able to work within a team ministry under the direction of the Senior Pastor and the Deacons. They should be supportive of evangelism.
General Responsibilities: To support the overall vision, mission, and leadership of the WECC.
Teaching and preaching ministry on Sunday morning services. (rota).
Assist with our Community outreach.
A person committed to personal prayer and growth as a disciple of Jesus, including personal and professional integrity. Of good character: and has experience in leading in some capacity (either inside or outside the Church)
Open to accountability for matters of personal life and the practice of ministry.
Education & Skills: Ideally should have some Biblical qualification and/or working towards a degree from an approved Christian Bible college or university.
Personal Attributes: Exhibit evidence of Christian character and servant leadership as stated in 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9, and 1 Peter 5:1-4 .
Give evidence of strong work ethics and personal integrity.
References will be taken.
Compensation: Negotiable, Role will be bi-vocational with House/ Accommodation provided.
There is a genuine occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be a practicing Christian. An enhanced DBS will be required. Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK
We are affiliated with EFCC in the UK www.efcc.org.uk
Application: Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with covering letter.
Or post to
The Pastoral Team:
The Manse, Silver Street,
Somerset, TA4 2PA
(3) Pastors Vacancy: update January 2023