Head of Mission and Ministry
Grade: Competitive salary commensurate with comparable roles across the organisation.
Location: Cardiff – Callaghan Square. The role requires some travel in Wales and beyond, and occasional overnight stays.
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full time (34.75 hours per week)
The nature of this role requires some flexibility in terms of working hours and location. Applications from candidates interested in alternative work patterns will be considered; however, business needs may place limitations on the arrangements offered.
Closing Date: 1 September 2020 at 10:00
Interview Date(s): Interviews are due to take place in September 2020.
Selection Process: Applicants who are successful at the shortlisting stage will be invited to attend an interview and assessment process based on the requirements of the role.
The selection process will be adjusted in line with the advice relating to COVID-19 at the time. It is likely that the selection process will take place, at least partly, through video technology.
The successful applicant will be required to complete a satisfactory DBS check.
Mission and Ministry are the channels through which the Church in Wales lives out its calling to be a church for all of the people of Wales. This role is one of visionary leadership, strategy setting and dynamic operational management of a diverse range of activities. It involves working closely with the Bishops both corporately through meetings of the Bench of Bishops and individually as they lead their dioceses and oversee their portfolios. The post holder will be part of the Chief Executive’s senior leadership team sharing in the oversight of the work of the national staff of the Church in Wales.