Job Details

Type: contract
Hours: full time
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Our roles are self-funded and all applicants are required to meet a fundraising goal before beginning their role. Salary range is £35,887 – £49,361. Starting salary is dependent on experience.
Posted: 23 Apr 2021
Closes: 31 Jul 2021
Ref: C23042021-1817/NIDDRIE

Important Requirements

Applications can only be considered from those who are UK citizens or who otherwise have a right to work in the UK.

You will need to be able to declare wholehearted acceptance of the FIEC doctrinal basis.


Marci Haydon (Worker Relationship Manager)
[email protected]

Location: Scotland - Church Plant in a Housing Scheme   

Job Description  

We are looking for church-planting missionaries to live and serve in the housing schemes of Scotland. Church Planters will commit to serve long-term and plant gospel-preaching churches.  


Main Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Preaching, teaching, and leading worship
  • Develop a strategy for a church plant ministry, recruit and lead a team
  • Pastorally care for, support and counsel individuals within the church, team and community
  • Recruit, train and co-ordinate work of church/plant teams
  • Disciple believers and support discipleship relationships
  • Establish new and maintain existing community contacts
  • Conduct research to determine the needs of the community
  • Oversee community events and outreaches
  • Develop local and international partners for financial and prayer support
  • Leading marriages, funerals and other special services where qualified.

This role may involve working with children or vulnerable adults. Niddrie Community Church is committed to safeguarding. All applicants will be subject to vetting and disclosure checks.  

Required Skills

Desired Experience/Qualifications  

  • Master of Divinity, BA Theology and/or pastoral experience
  • Experience working within a ministry context
  • Experience working with people from complex backgrounds

All applicants must agree with our Statement of Faith and have the recommendation of a pastor. In addition, we encourage you to seek godly advice from your pastor and elders before applying.  

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