Youth and Family Leader

Are you passionate about enabling families and children to develop and grow into a relationship with God and become all that they have the potential to be?

Are you a dynamic and proven leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a ‘people person’?

Do you have the vision and experience to see our ministry grow both in the church and the wider community?

Mackintosh Evangelical Church is a lively and friendly church with a clear desire to increase its community engagement. We already have links with many families through our Sunday services and mid-week activities and we now have an exciting vacancy for a Families and Children’s Specialist who is passionate about reaching more families and children with the good news of Jesus Christ.

In essence, this role centres on the church’s mission amongst families and children, both in the church and the wider, local community. The work includes exploring new ways of working, supporting and developing existing activities among children and families,while building pastoral relationships with both children and their parents and carers.

We anticipate the post holder will maintain and further develop our links with other churches in the area.

We are looking for someone who is a follower of Jesus Christ. The person must have a sound knowledge of God’s word, the Bible and be someone who possesses both pastoral and evangelistic gifts. The successful candidate will be a good organiser and will be able to inspire, motivate and encourage church members serving the Lord in our children, young people and family ministries. The person will need to work with energy, enthusiasm and initiative and to fully engage with Mack’s Strategic Vision.

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Working hours: by agreement with the successful candidate. But it is expected that the role will require a minimum of 30 hours per week (4 working days) and a maximum of 37.5 hours (full time).

Salary: £20,280 to £25,350 pa. Please note this is an indicative salary and is dependent on qualifications, experience and contracted number of hours.

Annual leave entitlement: 22.5 to 28 days based on a whole time equivalent annual leave allocation of 28 days including bank holidays.Contact details:

Further information about this role is available from Alistair McGhee. In the first instance please email Alistair at with Youth and Families Leader Info as the subject of the email. 

To apply for this role please send us your CV and a letter of application. In your letter please set out your reasons for applying for this role while indicating how you meet its requirements.

Applications should either be sent to:Youth and Families Leader, Mackintosh Evangelical Church, 61 – 63 Mackintosh Place, Roath, Cardiff, CF24 4RL 

OR emailed to with the subject ‘Application’

The closing date for applications is Friday 4th June 2021.

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