Vacancy at the Free Church of England

 FCE General Secretary of the Free Church of England


  • Full-time/Part-time possible. Occasional weekend working. Some travel within the UK.
  • Salary range £30,000 - £50,000pa (dependent on experience and agreed working hours).
  • Home based initially but may be office based in future.

Following a restructuring of responsibilities within the denomination, the Free Church of England is looking to appoint an engaging and supportive individual to be the new Company Secretary of the Free Church of England Central Trust and General Secretary of the Free Church of England. The role holder will work with our Bishops and other leaders to enable growth and effectiveness in the ministry of the Church.

The ideal candidate will

  • Will have an understanding of and be in full sympathy with the purpose and mission of the FCE.
  • Will have operated as a specialist in one or more of: Building management, Finance, Legal Services, HR and will have a working understanding of the other professional areas
  • Will have experience of providing strategic level support to senior leadership
  • Will be able to build and use networks to promote the FCE
  • Will be a self-starter, not needing regular supervision
  • Will have the ability to develop capacity and resources

An application pack is available from arrange an informal conversation prior to application please contact Bishop John Fenwick on, or Bishop Paul Hunt on

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 3 December 2021