Current Jobs and Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities in North West England District

This PDF contains details regarding volunteering opportunities which are available in the new North West England District.

There are also two forms to express interest in any of the volunteering opportunities:

Expression of Interest Form

EDI Monitoring Form

Please could you also circulate these documents to all your church congregations. Thank you.


Here is the link to the video from James Tebbutt in which he talks to us about the volunteering opportunities in the NWE District.



Youth development worker - Bolton

Part time for 12 hours per week on a fixed term contract for 2 years.

Salary; £8,555/annum (£13.71/hr)


The Triangle Community Methodist Church is a welcoming, family orientated mission church in Bolton.  We are looking for someone who will work with us and has a passion and expertise to develop our mission and ministry to young people aged 11 – 18.   We have a growing children’s and youth programme to the young people within our existing church family with a desire to further extend our outreach into the local community.


There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post-holder is a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

This role will require a satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure & the completion of the Advanced Safeguarding training course of the Methodist Church.

A JNC recognised qualification would be advantageous.


The nature of this role necessitates flexible working hours, including evenings and weekends.


Closing date for applications: 29th February 2024

Interviews: March 2024


If you have any questions or require the job description & personal specification please contact: [email protected]

To apply please forward your CV to: [email protected]



Circuit Operations Manager

Full-time - 40 hours per week (some flexible working is necessary)

Do you think strategically? Are you someone who wants to see people released for mission and ministry? Have you got experience in management and oversight?

The North Lancashire Methodist Circuit seeks to appoint a full-time Operations Manager. The successful applicant will play a leading role in operational matters across the Circuit.  This role will release resources for mission by helping to provide professional management, advice and oversight in the areas of property management, operations, compliance and administration.

The successful applicant will be required to work within the strategic direction of the circuit as shaped by the Circuit Leadership Team and in line with Methodist Church disciplines.

We are an equal opportunities employer but the role requires a sympathy with the aims and ethos of the Methodist Church. Please note - the post is subject to obtaining a satisfactory enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) disclosure.

Salary starting at: £31,000 per annum

Closing date for applications: Friday 29th February 2024.

The Interviews will be held in the week beginning 18th March

or further information and for an application form, please contact: Mrs Ruth Champley - [email protected] or 01524-417031 / 07394 591 394



Job Description for MWiB District Vice President/President

You will be joining a friendly, supportive team who have all been District Vice Presidents and Presidents of MWiB previously. Initially your role as Vice President will be to shadow and support the President with the guidance of this team. After one year in this role you will become President for two years with the continuing support of your Vice President and team of MWiB Officers, followed by a further year as Vice President, making it altogether a 4-year role.

The job description of MWiB District President is as follows :

  • The President will lead the team in organising three MWiB District Gatherings a year.
  • The President will promote the aims and activities of MWiB in the Manchester and Stockport area (formerly district).
  • She will oversee a Newsletter which will be circulated throughout the churches/circuits in the District.
  • She will chair business meetings on Zoom and at the Gatherings.

The President is also invited to sponsor a charity of her choice. To support this charity she could invite speakers from it to the MWiB Gatherings and raise further funds by visiting church groups in the District informing them about her chosen charity.

If you are interested in this role and would like to discuss it further, please contact Chris Gregory, Phone No. 07975 503019, email [email protected], who is the current Vice President.


Two roles: MHA Head of Chaplaincy - North and MHA Head of Chaplaincy - South

Permanent - Full Time - 37 hours per week.

Based at home

Salary £52,000 + car allowance

Click here for more details.


Connexional Vacancies

We are supporting the appointment for a number of key roles.  These include the Connexional Council, Nominations Committee, Resourcing Committee and Audit and Risk Assurance Committee.  We would be grateful if you could share these in your Districts. 

The links to the adverts are listed below.

Chair of the Connexional Council (

Members of the Connexional Council (

Members of the Nominations Committee (

Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee and Member of the Connexional Council (

Members of Resourcing Committee (

Doug Godfrey-Swanney CMgr FCMI  
The Connexional Secretary | The Connexional Team  
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7467 3791


District Vacancy

We have a vacancy for a District Ecumenical Officer. Please have a look at the role description. If you are interested in this or would like to discuss it further, please contact the District Office on 01204 843302 or [email protected]


Employment and voluntary opportunities in the Methodist Church Connexionally can be found at