Trainee Schoolsworker (1-year course)


This is an ideal opportunity for someone with some experience of working with young people who is considering Christian schoolswork as a career. It would also be a helpful year for a graduate wanting to move into teaching or someone thinking of Christian youthwork more widely. If you have a desire to work with young people and to teach them about the Christian faith, this opportunity will allow you to develop your teaching skills within a distinctively Christian context where your knowledge, authenticity and passion for the Christian faith will be used to support teaching and learning for pupils. The trainee schoolsworker will join a happy, experienced and supportive Nottingham team. The post is a 0.8 appointment, and the trainee is expected to attend the Midlands Gospel Partnership, Ministry Training Course on their non-work day. This course is term-time only. crossteach will pay the course fees. We are building on a successful first year of running this course. The successful applicant will be expected to help raise the required funds. crossteach is an educational charity which has been teaching about the Christian faith in schools since 2001. Our work has never been so appreciated by schools, nor so needed. Our schoolsworkers support teaching and learning through:    
  • Providing direct encounters with Christians speaking about their faith which are enjoyable, memorable and challenging.
  • Teaching informed RE lessons that provoke critical enquiry and thoughtful reflection.
  • Leading inspiring, stimulating Collective Worship.
  • Running extracurricular activities that allow pupils to explore fundamental questions about human life, religion and belief.
  • Find out more about the post and how to apply: request an application pack and application form below
  • Find out more about crossteach:
  • To discuss the post: Wayne Harris (National Director): OR 07518 054135
  • Term of contract: This is a fixed-term 1-year contract.
  • Hours: This position is a 0.8 post.
  • Closing date for applications: 17th June 2022
  • Interviews: w/c 27th June 2022
  • Start Date: September 2022
    There is an occupational requirement for the job holder to be a practicing Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 Part 1, Schedule 9.     Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance.     crossteach Trust: Reg Charity No. 1197225     Click below to download.   NG Trainee Schoolsworker Application Form 2022     NG Trainee Schoolsworker Application Pack 2022