Job Advert

Church Catering Outreach Manager (Job Share)

Meadgate Church, Great Baddow, Chelmsford

(Church of England, and part of the Great Baddow Team Ministry)


15hrs a week Term Time – (two days a week),

and 7.5 hours a week School Holidays – (one day a week).

8am – 3:30pm each day flexible working - £9.40hr (£6415.50pa)

Meadgate Church is seeking to appoint a Catering Outreach Manager (Job Share) to enable the outreach of Meadgate Church through the oversight and development of catering and coffee shop operations.

We are particularly looking for a person who has passion for the ministry and outreach of the Church with:

  • A current level 3 food hygiene qualification or a minimum level 2 with a view to attaining level 3
  • Management and people leadership skills and experience
  • Literacy and numeracy skills at GCSE grade C or above
  • Basic computer awareness of Excel/Word/Email


And has following qualities:

  • An outgoing and engaging personality
  • A capacity to empathise and be concerned for the welfare and life circumstances of our customers
  • A willingness to work as part of both the staff team in Meadgate Church and with the volunteer team, and have the necessary people skills to work as a team member and as a team leader

The post holder will be part of the Ministry Leadership Team of Meadgate Church.  It is important that the appropriate person is committed to the vision and mission of the Church and be able to demonstrate this through their commitment and motivation.  It is also an occupational requirement (Equality Act – Part 1 Schedule 9) that the post holder is a committed Christian.

If you have the skills to manage and lead a team of willing volunteers in reaching our community through catering services and recognise yourself in the description above then please contact The Revd. Tim Ball for a full Job description, person specification and application pack on 01245 901612, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Closing date for applications: 31st January 2020

Interviews on the 11th February