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Children’s & youth work links

Links from the world of children’s and youth ministry: Being Present is the Best Present: Beth Craig writes on the importance of being present to support volunteers in youth ministry. A new metric: Jen Bradbury on why recruiting and equipping adult leaders should be a priority in every youth pastor’s work. Parents: Get Inside Your Adolescent’s Brain to […]

Get Inspired Southampton

A free fun interactive event for young people aged 10 – 16 years, Get Inspired showcases the wide range of employment opportunities available in the region. Running on Saturday 14th October, 10.00am until 3.00pm at the O2 Guildhall for FREE. With many high profile businesses and employers in the city exhibiting with hands-on interactive activities, […]

Vacancy – Above Bar Church

Above Bar Church in Southampton is looking to appoint a Post-Graduate Student Children’s Minister: STEP TRAINEE (CHILDREN) Are you passionate about children’s ministry? Are you experienced in working with children and eager to develop your skills? Are you a servant-hearted, creative and flexible team player who is able to work alongside others in leading children’s […]

Church in Chichester looking for Youth Minister

If you’re a youth minister, thinking about where God might be calling you to, check out this advert from St Pancras Church.   It’s an Anglican evangelical church in the centre of Chichester on the south coast who have grown and are now looking to recruit an experienced evangelical Youth Minister to join their team. […]

Books I have read: The Quants

Having worked in The City doing recruitment of financial traders, and specifically quantitative traders I was interested to read Scott Patterson’s take on quant trading. Patterson traces the history of quant trading by starting with Ed Thorp, the maths professor who applied his theories in the gambling world. Having successfully taken on the Las Vegas […]

Youth & Community Worker vacancies in the New Forest

The Handy (Hythe and Dibden Youth) Trust, who we partner closely with, have two vacancies to join their team, one for a role in Fawley, and one for a role in Marchwood: Job Vacancy – HANDY Trust: Youth and Community Worker – Fawley Salary Scale JNC Youth & Community Worker £17,041 pa pro rata Entry to […]

Youth Ministry – the most meaningful job in the world

Forbes tells us what we all already knew – youth ministry is the best job in the world!  Check out this snippet: It’s been said that money can’t buy you happiness. It turns out it has similarly little affect on whether an employee feels their work makes a positive change in the world. Each year, Forbes […]

LG Scares Job Applicants Into Thinking the World Is Ending

It’s nerve-racking enough to go into a job interview, but LG gave applicants a real reason to worry. In a video released on YouTube, LG swaps out a window in an office with one of its televisions showing the city in the background. Job applicants then come into the room to interview for a position only to […]

A Stuntman’s Promotional Video

How do you promote yourself when you are a professional stuntman? Like this: [youtube=!]