Below are copies/links of vacancies for volunteering and job opportunities sent by email to BCT for wider advertisement. BCT does not take responsibility for the content or accuracy of information.

Church and Community Fundraiser for the Student Christian Movement (SCM)

You would be joining a growing, dynamic staff team, developing our fundraising strategy to expand regular giving from individuals and churches, and encourage legacy donations. The successful candidate will be someone who is energised by building relationships, communicating effectively and being part of a team.

For more information download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Monday 24th September 2018

Trusts and Grants Fundraiser for the Student Christian Movement (SCM)

The Student Christian Movement is seeking a driven, motivated Trusts and Grants Fundraiser at our head office in Birmingham. You will make an important contribution to the growth of SCM, and to thousands of students who will benefit thanks to your fundraising each year. You will manage existing trust relationships as well as being responsible for securing grants and building relationships with new trusts, providing end of funding impact and evaluation reports as required.

For more information download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Monday 24th September 2018

Female Resource Centre Support Worker for Narthex Sparkhill

Providing whole person support to Refugees, Asylum Seekers and those who have experienced Domestic Abuse. Supporting individuals and families impacted by destitution and crisis, you need to be passionate about making a difference to people in need including refugees, asylum seekers and those who have experienced domestic abuse.

To find out more download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, Wednesday 26th September 2018

Administrator for Blackheath and Halesowen Methodist Circuit

The Circuit is looking to appoint a person to work as the Circuit Administrator. The post is 8 hours per week and paid according to the Methodist Church lay worker pay scale.  The full job description and application form can be obtained from the Superintendent Minister Rev Dr. Joseph Suray by email – [email protected].

Closing date for applications: Thursday 27th September 2018

Part-time Youth Worker for the gap*, Sutton Coldfield

Do you have a heart and passion for supporting and building relationships with marginalised young people?

the gap* are seeking to recruit a part-time youth worker (15 hrs a week). The role will include running their drop-in in Sutton Coldfield Town Centre as well as supporting other projects and activities. the gap* works mainly with 13 -19 year olds in Sutton Coldfield, North Birmingham via the Venue, a drop-in providing a space for young people for two hours, three times a week. They also work with young people in schools with HeadSpace, their Mental Health Support project, and the role will entail involvement in this.

For full job description contact David West-Mullen by email: [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th September 2018

Kairos Coffee Shop Manager for Shirley Baptist Church

“Want to drive forward this exciting mission as part of Shirley Baptist Church? Can you manage a team of staff and volunteers, and strive for excellence in all that we do, whilst keeping Jesus at the heart? Want to share the Love of Jesus through Coffee and Hospitality?”

For more information and how to apply, download the flyer and go to

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st October 2018.

Pantry Development Worker West Midlands for Your Local Pantry

Are you passionate about reducing food poverty in a sustainable way? Do you have experience of social franchising or similar? Join a vibrant team rolling out ‘Your Local Pantry’ community supermarkets across the UK!

Your role will be to support Pantry development in the West Midlands by providing training, advice and support to new and potential franchisees.

To find out more download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 4th October 2018

Pastoral Worker based at Dorridge Methodist Church

Dorridge Methodist Church are looking for a Pastoral Worker to co-ordinate the pastoral support system and its associated activities, and to develop and enable relationships within the community to encourage and draw people into the life and teaching of Christ.

To find out more download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, Friday 5th October 2018

Ventures and Falcons Co-ordinator for Church Pastoral Aid Society (CPAS)

CPAS are looking for someone to provide maternity cover for a member of the Ventures and Falcons team starting in November 2018 (part-time, 0.4 FTE). If you enjoy working with volunteers and venues in order to deliver fun-filled, exciting and safe residential holidays for children and young people aged 8-18 then this could be a great opportunity for you!

Closing date for applications: Monday 8th October 2018

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Social Media Development Worker for Unlock Birmingham

You will need to be committed to the Christian faith, believe in the insights of local Christians, have experience of supporting small groups, be enthusiastic about the relevance and power of the bible to transform, and be committed to working with a wide spectrum of churches. You will also need to be experienced and competent in the use of social media as an outreach tool.

To find out more download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: Monday 29th October 2018

Assistant to the Charity Coordinator with Azadi Trust

A small Christian charity based in south Birmingham – see to find out more.

Position is 15 hours per week, flexible; £8.50/hour negotiable; includes general administration, governance, publicity, fundraising, supporting the Trust’s projects and volunteers, and generating prayer.

For full job description email [email protected]; informal contact welcome via Charity Coordinator Mike Hodges (07913 442760).

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31st October 2018

Mentoring Team Leader for This Way Up

This Way UP is a Christian Charity based in Solihull that provides Pastoral Mentoring in local schools to young people who are struggling to cope with loss Could you deliver mentoring yourself; supervise one of their volunteer mentoring teams; liaise with schools and act as their Deputy Safeguarding Officer?

To find out more download the job advert.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31st October 2018


Volunteer opportunities

Volunteer Vacancy with Carrs Lane Fair Trade Shop

Applicants would need some IT skills and would also be involved with office tasks required to keep the shop running efficiently.  Occasionally time in the shop is requested.  It is important that the post is held by a person who is concerned for justice, especially through fairer trade, as part of the mission of the Church.

To find out more download the job advert.

Posted: 13th August 2018 

CIGB: Volunteer Workplace Chaplains

Churches and Industry Group Birmingham and Solihull (CIGB) has vacancies for volunteer workplace chaplains in teams in Retail, Construction, Buses, Fire Service – as well as the Christmas Market.

Volunteers receive training and support in Chaplaincy skills, connecting Chaplaincy to local churches and making sense of workplaces. Volunteer Chaplains are often established Christians who are excited at the prospect of working with God outside of the ‘usual walls’ of the Church, and alongside people of no faith and other faiths.

An introductory course runs for six Mondays, 5-7pm, beginnning 1st October 2018.  For more info see or contact [email protected].

Posted: 19th July 2018