Riverside Church Exeter


Vacancy: Assistant Pastor
Riverside Church is excited to offer a brand new position of Assistant Pastor.

Would you like to serve the purposes of God for your life in a beautifully scenic part of the UK? In an incredible city situated close to the South West Coastline and within 20 minutes of rural Dartmoor.

About Us:
Riverside Church is a Spirit-filled, faith-based missional community, we are a Pentecostal church located in the city of Exeter with a church plant in the seaside town of Exmouth.

We are a church that is committed to helping people ‘Find God’ and ‘Follow Jesus’ which reflects our two distinctives of mission and discipleship. We are a multi-generational, international church, with an extensive programme of outreach to children and young people.

The Position: Assistant Pastor
We are looking for a vibrant relational person with the appropriate experience who can assist us through their exemplary leadership skills to motivate the church into mission and grow faithful disciples.
The post is Full Time, although some flexibility for a PT role may be considered, offering an annual salary of £22,000 – £27,000 (depending on experience).
This post carries an Occupational Requirement on the grounds of religion and belief. Candidates applying must be able to demonstrate a Christian belief and a value system in line with the Assemblies of God Statement of Faith.

The Location: Exeter
The Church is based in the historic Cathedral City of Exeter in the beautiful county of Devon, boasting low crime rates, good schools, great transport links, with picturesque riverside walks and cycle paths. The city is growing economically with many new housing developments, a successful university and a wide variety of Christian churches.

Why Should You Apply?
This role is based in a great location, where you will be working as an integral part of a fun-filled, active team. You will have the opportunity to express your specific skill sets and also be encouraged to develop your portfolio within the church.

Interested? If you would like to apply for this job, please click on the links below for the Job Description, Person Specification and an application form. If you would prefer hard copies sent to you, or would like to contact us to arrange a brief informal chat, please contact John Rogers (Chairman) on john.rogers@loveexeter.com or call 01392 433111

Closing Date for Applications: 4pm, Friday 28th July 2017


Assistant Pastor – Job Description

Assistant Pastor – Person Specification

Assistant Pastor – Application Form (PDF)

Assistant Pastor – Application Form (WORD)