County Ecumenical Officer for Somerset

Churches Together in Somerset is seeking to appoint a new County Ecumenical Officer to work with church leaders, churches and other appropriate groups across the region of Somerset, BaNES and North Somerset from March 2021.

The successful applicant will:

  • Enable good communication between churches, ecumenical groups and other partners in the county.
  • Help to move forward ecumenical working in the County by coordinating the various meetings and activities of Churches Together in Somerset as it’s Executive Officer and Secretary.
  • Encourage and develop ecumenical working in the mission and growth of God’s Kingdom throughout the county, by facilitating a team of volunteers engaging in the work.

A salary of £6,300 plus Pension contribution at 5% is offered for 8 hours per week to a person who:

  • has a strong faith in Jesus Christ and enthusiasm and skills to facilitate Christians working together in mission.
  • is in good standing with a local Christian Church
  • has good communication skills including IT and administration.
  • has an understanding of and prior involvement in working ecumenically.
  • is flexible in working hours and able to plan their own time.

Further details can be found on the CTS website

For a complete application pack contact:

Major Alan Dixon, 8 Applewood Close, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 0JG

Tel: 01249 323475;

Closing date for applications is Friday 30th October

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 2nd December

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure

A Genuine Occupational Requirement under the Employment Equality (Religion and Belief) Regulation 2003 applies to this post.


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