Lay Pastor - Gosport, Lee-on-the-Solent and Bridgemary Methodist Churches

Does your calling lie in offering pastoral care and leading worship?

Do you have drive, passion and enthusiasm?

Are you looking for a fresh new challenge?

If so, we have a unique opportunity for you to create a role of leadership with 3 established Methodist Churches in Gosport (Gosport; Bridgemary and Lee-on-the-Solent). This full-time role involves leading a variety of worship and activities whilst ensuring pastoral care is offered to the church communities. Alongside this you will be working with the churches to respond to potential opportunities in their local communities.

We are offering a competitive remuneration package including £24,852 per annum (plus pension provision)

For an application pack please contact:

East Solent and Downs Methodist circuit

19/21 High Street Emsworth PO10 7AQ


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If you have any questions or require any further information contact: Revd Claire Simpson Telephone: 01329 828706 Email:

Closing date: Friday 10th January 2020 at 12.00. Interviews are expected to be held on (week commencing Monday 27th January 2020 – actual day to still be decided) .

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.



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