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Wigan is a great place to live and work. If you want to be part of a bigger church making a bigger difference here in Wigan please explore the opportunities that we currently have in our team below.

Hub Administrator x 7

Wigan Deanery Trust – Transforming Wigan 

Salary: (£5,200 – actual salary (equivalent to a full time salary of 19,500)

Hours: 10 hours per week over 5 days (2 hours per week day)

Closing Date: Friday 4th October 2019

The Wigan Deanery is engaged in a 7-year strategic development project of the Church of England with the key objective of turning around the mission and financial strength of the Deanery of Wigan.  As part of this development, from 1 January 2020 the existing 29 parishes of the Deanery will be restructured into 7 parishes covering the Wigan Deanery, within a Team Ministry Benefice. 

Each Hub Parish will require a Hub Administrator to work closely with the Hub Leadership Team. We are looking for capable and experienced people who can work as a PA to the Hub and Associate Hub Leaders, provide administrative and secretarial support to the hub whilst also working closely with the Core Services Team at the Wigan Deanery Trust. You will make a big difference to the impact Church Wigan will have in the deanery / community.

It is possible to apply for two or three roles to increase working hours.

For a detailed role description and application form please click the links below.

Hub Administrator application form v01

Hub Administrator RD and PS v02

 

Deanery Finance Officer

Wigan Deanery Trust – Transforming Wigan 

Salary: £6400 – actual salary (equivalent to a full time salary of £20,000)

Hours:  12 hours per week    

Hours of work: To be agreed to suit the Trust and the post holder   

Closing Date: Friday 4th October 2019

The Wigan Deanery is engaged in a 7-year strategic development project of the Church of England with the key objective of turning around the mission and financial strength of the Deanery of Wigan.  

We have established the Wigan Deanery Trust to manage certain functions across the deanery and work with external partners to fund activities aligned with Church Wigan’s objectives.  

For this we are looking for a capable and experienced Finance Officer to undertake banking, some input into budgets and accounting for the Trust, run payroll service to the Trust and Parishes and work as part of the Core Services Team including provision of support to parishes. You will make a big difference to the impact Church Wigan will have in the deanery / community.

For a detailed role description and application form please click the links below.

Deanery Finance Officer Application form

Deanery Finance Officer RD PS v02