Pioneer Minister in The East Solent and Downs Methodist Circuit.

The East Solent and Downs Methodist Circuit are seeking to recruit a full time Pioneer minister (Lay or Ordained) to work in the north of the Circuit, initially focusing on the new housing development in Bordon. In Bordon, the Pioneer Minister will work as part of the team at the shared church of St Mark’s (Anglican, Methodist, URC). The person appointed will have a mature Christian faith and a proven ability at effectively communicating with and making disciples of those normally outside of the church. There is funding for this post for three years with a review in year two in the expectation that funding will be extended for a further two years. The starting salary is £25,824. The minister will be required to live in accommodation provided by the Circuit. A satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS is required for this post. We are an equal opportunities employer but there is a genuine occupational requirement (GOR) for the post holder to be an active Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010: part 1, schedule 9.

For further information and an application pack please contact Revd. David Muskett, Superintendent Minister telephone 01730 233436 Email:

East Solent and Downs Methodist Circuit

19/21 High Street Emsworth PO10 7AQ


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Closing date: Monday 4th October 2021 at 12 noon.

Interviews are expected to be held on Monday 11th October 2021


Job Profile

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Person Specification

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