Lay Pastoral Assistant

Part-Time: 20 hours per week

Salary: £13,447.20 per annum £12.93per hour

Term: Permanent

Salford Circuit has a clear strategy for focusing energy and resources in parts of the circuit with the potential for missional development, and this post is a key component in this strategy. We are seeking a responsible, caring and resourceful person, to be based at the Salford, Irlam of the Heights and Monton section of the circuit, who will offer pastoral care for the congregations of three churches: Emmanuel Church, The Height Methodist Community Church; and Monton Methodist Church. It is a requirement for the postholder to be a Christian and a regular practising member of a congregation.

Main Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be involved pastorally in visiting and supporting the people of these churches in a variety of ways, and work alongside the Circuit Superintendent in this area of responsibility.

For further details and an application pack please contact the Circuit Administrator Patricia Gondongwe

Any questions about this post please contact Rev John Palmer

Applications must be received by Wednesday 1st November 2023 at 5.00pm Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday 7th November 2023

Chapel in the Fields Project Leader

 Project Leader – the Chapel in the Fields.

Closing Date: 30 November 2023

The management group of the Chapel in the Fields is seeking expressions of interest from creative people, lay or ordained, who may feel inspired by the idea of leading the project. The appointment will be made for a five year period from June 2024 and there will be an application and selection process between December 2023 and February 2024. At this point, we invite anyone who is interested to get in touch with us to learn more about the project and the possibilities for the role of project leader so as to be able to make a meaningful application. An outline of what we do and hope to do is set out in the document below.

Please send expressions of interest, explaining briefly why you are interested, by email to between now and 30 November 2023.

Pastoral Worker

Part time – 20-25hrs/week at Bramhall Methodist Church, Bramhall, SK7 1AL

Could this be you?

We are seeking a Pastoral Worker who is:

  • A dynamic, highly motivated and committed Christian with a heart for providing loving and supportive pastoral care particularly to older people
  • Passionate about seeing God’s love at work through personal relationships, sharing in both the good times and the bad.
  • A team player, able to work alongside our rich team of pastoral visitors, supporting their work.
  • A welcoming and encouraging presence around the church premises.
  • Able to build connections with, and reach out to, the wider community.
  • A confident communicator, able to relate to a wide range of people.

To apply, please download an application pack below. Closing date is Friday 20th October 2023 at 5pm.

For an informal conversation, please contact Rev. Sarah Parkin – 0161 400 1142 or