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Coventry City Mission is committed to serving the community of our city by responding to needs: spiritual, emotional or practical, regardless of age, status or background.

We aim to be the heart and hands of Jesus in people's lives by showing them the love and acceptance that being in relationship with Him brings.

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Giving Tree Co-ordinator – Invitation to apply

12 hours per week, variable – 4 Month Contract (September – End of December)
Salary band - £8.00 - £9.50 per hour depending on experience.

Coventry City Mission are looking to employ a Giving Tree Co-ordinator from the beginning of September through to the end of December to cover the main period of operation of the Giving Tree project.

The Giving Tree project provides Christmas presents to around 700 children each year. The Co-ordinator oversees the whole project, including:
• Contacting agencies, clients etc. to arrange referrals and registrations.
• Contacting churches, companies and individuals to organise donations.
• Managing the database of referrals/registrations.
• Organising volunteers to sort, wrap and bag gifts for families.
• Arranging distribution days.
• Liaising with churches to organise ‘Gift Day’ services.

This successful candidate will be:
• Computer literate. (especially Word, Excel and Access)
• Organised. (able to work well without supervision and head up a team)
• Good with people. (Clients, Volunteers, Team Members etc.)
• Experienced in working with volunteers. (desired, not essential)
• Calm, patient, ability to listen and read between the lines.
• Confident in difficult situations.

To apply please send your C.V. and a covering letter to Darren Burgess at:
• Coventry City Mission, P O Box 40, Coventry CV1 9DQ
• or by email to

Closing date for applications – noon, Wednesday 5 July 2017

Interviews: week beginning 17 July 2017
Start date: Early September 2017

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Connect in the Café
(Thursdays at 9.30 am.
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Speakers for the coming weeks
No Connect - Half term

Tim Fox, St Anne & All Saints Church, Stoke

Darren Burgess, CCM Director

David Crout

Peter Sherley, Tools with a Mission

To be announced

Andy Littlejohns, trainee Church-Related Community Work Minister

To be announced

Radio Plus
Radio Plus is Coventry's own Christian radio station broadcasting on 101.5 FM.

Every Friday from 3.00 to 5.00 pm, CCM Director Darren Burgess presents his own programme. Listen to a live stream from the station by clicking on Radio Plus

If you would like to continue browsing while you listen, click on the Radio Plus logo above and then on the "Listen Live!" link.