Commissioned/Ordained Pastor

Welsh Mission (WM) of Seventh-day Adventists is looking for an ordained Pastor in the WM.


The Welsh Mission (WM) of Seventh-day Adventists is looking for a diligent, tactful, and friendly servant leader who can undertake the role of Commissioned/Ordained Pastor in the WM. The responsibilities of the role include:

  • An experiential knowledge of and devotion to Jesus Christ
  • A broad knowledge of the Scriptures
  • Competence for the tasks of Pastoral ministry
  • Compassion for people
  • Church planting experience

See a full list of responsibilities as listed in the Job Description by clicking on the link below or email the recruiter, Pastor Jacques Venter at


To join the pastoral team in the WM you will need:

  • To have Commissioned or Ordained Credentials
  • A Master’s degree in Theology or an equivalent
  • Substantial experience in multi-cultural ministry
  • Excellent spoken and written English

See the full Person Specification for this job by clicking on the link below or email the recruiter, Pastor Jacques Venter at .

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to live out their calling as a missionary and disciple-maker, working with one of the fastest growing regions in the British Union Conference. You will be part of a growing team of workers with the opportunity to make a real difference in people’s lives.

Location:                   Telford/Shrewsbury/Newtown

Seniority Level:         Commissioned/Ordained

Employment Type:    Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:                   £29,988 - £35,280 annual Seventh-day Adventist Church pay scale range. Actual pay will be based on your skills and experience – contact your recruiter to learn more.

                                 Administrative Package.

                                 Variable travel allowance.

                                 Equipment allowance.

                                 Other welfare benefits (Conditions apply).

                                 Statutory annual leave according to Wales.

                                 Employer Group Pension Scheme (Conditions apply).

                              Income and Life Insurance (Conditions apply).

                              Learning and Development financial support.


  • Deadline for applications is 14 January 2024
  • Click on the link below to access the Job Description and Person Specification.
  • Applications must be returned along with the following to the recruiter, Pastor Jacques Venter, at

  1. A Cover Letter,
  2. A Curriculum Vitae,
  3. A 3-minute Video Statement. The Video Statement should not be longer than 3 minutes and cover the following three areas: Introducing yourself, personal ministry vision and what you believe you can bring to the Welsh Mission.
  4. A Video Recorded Sermon (link).


If you have any difficulty or would like further clarification, please contact the recruiter at +44 (1923) 672251 or

The Welsh Mission is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and commit to equal opportunities for all employees and applicants.


The Welsh Mission of Seventh-day Adventists is a mainstream Protestant church that looks to the Bible as its authority. We have approximately 760 members in Wales (19.5 million members worldwide with more than 153,000 congregations around the world). The Welsh Mission is an attached field directly overseen by the British Union Conference. For more on the Welsh Mission, please visit


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