Senior Administrative Leader                                    Jubilee Community Church East Grinstead



Jubilee Community Church East Grinstead is a Newfontiers church (part of the Newground Sphere) of 330 adult members with a community strength of about 450. A community of Christian witness in the town for over 200 years JCC has grown significantly over the last decade. In July 2007 the church bought and then refurbished an industrial warehouse complex which now houses the church when it gathers and operates as Jubilee Community Centre. The centre serves 3000 local people a week with a host of learning, business and community activities. Jubilee are part of the Evangelical Alliance and Churches Together East Grinstead. Jubilee is a charismatic evangelical church with a desire to serve the Kingdom of God in their neighbourhood, their nation and the nations.

Jubilee Community Church is looking to appoint a Senior Administrative leader to join their staff early in 2016. The role would suit someone with evidence of the biblical gift of administration as mentioned in 1 Corinthians 12:28. Biblical examples of this gift would be seen in people like Stephen (Acts 6) or Nehemiah. The successful applicant would have a heart for Kingdom mission, a love for administration and a desire as a leader to build team and release volunteers.

The successful applicant would need to become a member of Jubilee Community church as well as a member of the staff team. It is essential, therefore that they share our vision and values which can be found on our website They would need to fully engage with our local church vision to see “More people, more like Jesus, in our neighbourhood, our nation and the nations”.

Full details on the post can be requested by contacting Claire Beattie on 01342 328334

An overview of the vision behind the post and how it fits within the vision for Jubilee can be found by listening to Simon Elliott’s sermon on the biblical gift of administration from Sunday 25th October 2015

Application Process

Candidates are invited to apply by sending a CV and letter of application outlining why they would like to be considered for, and what they would bring, to the post.

  • Closing date for application:                        Monday 7th December 12:00 midday
  • Shortlisting:                                                        Wednesday 9th December
  • Interview day:                                                   Wednesday 16th December

The interview day will include a tour of the Jubilee Community Centre, a formal interview lasting 30-45 minutes and an observed group activity. Each candidate called to interview will also meet one to one with Simon Elliott.

Detailed timings for the day will depend on the number of candidates selected for interview and will be sent to the all interview candidates on Thursday 10th December. Candidates should make sure they would be available for the whole day on the 16th.

Candidates should send their application FAO Claire Beattie by email to or by post to:

Jubilee Community Centre

Charlwoods Road

East Grinstead

RH19 2HL