Minister for Oakleigh Community Church

We are seeking a dynamic proven ordained leader to lead Oakleigh Community Church at a significant moment of our journey. Oakleigh is a vibrant charismatic evangelical church-plant, with a multicultural membership and a dynamic missional outlook.   

Oakleigh was planted over 20 years ago with a small team from St Barnabas North London and has since grown to a vibrant community church with over 100 adults and many children and youth. 

We are looking for someone of big faith and remarkable talent to take up the challenge of a key role, that is likely to be formative for the church for the next generation.  

We particularly welcome applications from people of the global majority. Appointments are on merit alone. All post holders will share our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  

For enquiries, contact 
Closing date for applications: 12 noon, 21 June   
Interviews: Wednesday 30 June 

Job Description
Application Form (pdf)
Application Form (Word)
Church Profile

Children's Pastor  

St Barnabas is a large, vibrant, charismatic evangelical church, with a very multicultural membership and a focus on reaching out to our community with the transformative love of Jesus. 

We are seeking an experienced person to lead our Children and Families Ministry. Historically we have over 200 children on our register for Sunday ministry. We are looking for someone with a pastoral heart, excited to reform our children’s ministry post-restrictions. We want to see children and families released as disciples of Jesus. You will have significant experience in a children’s ministry or similar role with transferable skills. You will experience a wonderful group of children, a collegiate, supportive culture, a lovely working environment and fantastic children’s spaces.   
We are on a journey to remodel every level of our church’s leadership to reflect the diversity of our membership and so we particularly welcome applicants from global majority backgrounds. Appointment will be on merit alone.   
There is an Occupational Requirement under the Equality Act 2010 for the applicant to be a committed Christian. 
St Barnabas is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks and safer recruiting procedures including satisfactory Enhanced DBS with Barred List Check. 

If you would like to have a preliminary conversation about the role please contact our Director of Ministry Andy Gliddon: or 07946110485.

Please submit applications using the form below to Alison Solano:

Closing date for receipt of applications: Tuesday, 11 May (midday)
Interviews planned for: Wednesday, 19 May 

Role Pack and Job Description
Application Form (pdf)
Application Form (Word)
Church Profile