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An exciting opportunity has arisen to set up and lead the relocated West Midlands Hub which WTC is establishing in partnership with Betel Church, Amblecote Christian Community and Chawn Hill Church. The relocated West Midlands Hub will be based in Betel UK premises in Aston, Birmingham.
Establishing the Hub in its new location and recruiting students for a September 2021 start, the Hub Director (HD) will set up, facilitate and grow a learning and worshipping community, providing an environment and foundation for students to succeed in their studies. Together with an ability to build communities, the successful applicant will possess excellent interpersonal skills with strong relational and/or professional networks in the churches in Birmingham and the East Midlands region.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who thrives on setting up new projects as well as being organised and methodical. They will be an outstanding networker, with an ability to develop a strategy to get the relocated West Midlands Hub off to a strong start in its new location with a healthy intake of students and to lay foundations for the Hub’s long term success.
The successful candidate will see this role as part of their call to ministry and, as such, it is a genuine occupational requirement for the HD to be a mature Christian. The HD will be contracted the West Midlands Hub Partnership with a reporting line to the Director of Hub Operations at WTC.
This is a part-time, permanent post attracting an annual salary of £25,000 (FTE). Initially, the position is for 1.5 days per week, growing to 2 days per week as the Hub develops. Flexibility is required for working hours, with an essential requirement for working during academic term-time and in particular on Tuesday evenings between 3.30 – 10pm. Occasional Saturday and Sunday availability is also required, as is a 48 hour stay at each of two annual WTC Residentials.
As the HD will be working across the West Midlands, they will need access to a car and the ability to travel around the region to meet potential students and church leaders.
To request more information, including a full job profile, please click here. To apply please email a current Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for this post to: DHO@wtctheology.org.uk.
Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 19th February 2021. Interviews will be held online by representatives of the Hub Church Partnership and WTC during the week commencing 22nd February 2021, aiming for an early March 2021 starting date.