Trainee Pioneer Worker

Hours: Full-time or part-time applications will be considered. Exact hours subject to funding applications, which are ongoing.

Salary: £26,250, pro-rata if part-time (plus employer contribution to pension of 8.57% of salary)

Contract: 2 years

Closing date: Monday 5th June


Have you got a passion to help the church engage with the community and share the gospel?

We are looking to train a church worker with a focus on evangelistic and missional work, to support and equip our church to reach out to our community of Abergavenny and area with the Father’s love.

Based in the beautiful Welsh market town of Abergavenny, you would work with the church to create new outreach opportunities in our local community.

We’re looking for someone who has a close and vibrant personal walk with God, and a passion for evangelism and sharing the gospel.

The post will be based at the Cornerstone Centre, in the centre of Abergavenny, with some duties able to be carried out at home. The post is offered subject to funding, the outcome of which is pending.

You will need to be able to affirm the Church’s Statement of Faith and become a member of Cornerstone Evangelical Church. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and would be offered subject to all appropriate safeguarding checks and satisfactory references.

Working hours

Hours will include some weekend and evening work. The exact timing of these duties to be agreed with the Pastor, taking into account the outcome of funding applications, the needs of the church and your own personal needs.

How to apply

Arrange to have an informal discussion with the pastor, Jonathan Thomas – email

Submit a written statement with personal details, a list of relevant experiences to date and an outline of no more than 600 words setting out why you want the job together with how you meet the essential criteria of the role. This should be emailed to

If shortlisted there will be opportunity for an interview with the elders.

About Us

We are a warm, friendly, contemporary, evangelical church based in Abergavenny, Wales, who aim to love God, each other and our community.  We meet at a local primary school for our Sunday morning services, and we have a range of activities throughout the week. We have around 80 members and we are affiliated to the FIEC.

Further information

Job Specification – DOWNLOAD

Qualities and Gifts – DOWNLOAD

Statement of Faith


For an informal conversation about the role, contact Jonathan Thomas on

Interview Date

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to visit the church and for an interview in June.