Hoddesdon Area Director

UK. Young people. Jesus.

Do you have a heart for young people to live life to the full, learn about Jesus, grow in their faith and develop healthy life and leadership skills? Would you enjoy building and leading diverse teams to be a positive influence in the lives of young people in Hertfordshire, England? 

Context of the Role:

Started in 1941, Young Life is a global organisation with 5,000+ staff and 75,000+ volunteers worldwide working with more than 2 million young people a year in over 100 countries around the world.

Young Life International has had a presence in the UK since 1999 and currently has 50+ staff and 250+ volunteers impacting almost 5000 young people a year.

Young Life International (ylinternational.org) is seeking an Area Director in Hoddesdon, England to lead and grow the well-established ministry to young people ages 11 - 18. The candidate will work closely with the local adult committee as well as the other staff in the Hertfordshire area. 

 The Hoddesdon Area Director position is a strategic leadership position with a focus on:

  • leading and growing the current area ministry through contact work, outreach clubs, discipleship groups and camping
  • building and equipping a team of volunteers
  • developing relationships with churches, charities and local authorities
  • spearheading financial resource development alongside adult stakeholders
 Note: Residing in Hoddesdon is a requirement of this role

Click here to watch this 4-minute video about Young Life’s work around theworld.

Click here to download the Role Overview & Person Specification and detailed Job Description.

Click the green “Apply for this job” button to apply (you will be required to upload a covering letter and detailed CV or resume.)

If you have further questions regarding this role or the application process, please get in touch: regadmin@ylinternational.org

Applications should be received by 31st May 2019.