Job Details

Type: permanent
Hours: full time
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: You will be required to meet a fundraising goal before beginning their role. This will allow 20schemes to provide you with a salary and benefits as well as ministry costs while you are serving.
Posted: 10 Jan 2022
Closes: 31 Jan 2022
Ref: P10012022-1532/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 and agreement with the FIEC ethos statements.


Marci Haydon (Worker Relationship Manager)
[email protected]

We are looking for gospel worker missionaries to live and serve in the schemes of Scotland. A gospel worker is a long-term position for men and women. The applicant will specialise in a particular area: church planter associate, women’s worker, pastoral assistant, or youth worker. Gospel workers serve as part of a church-planting team, aiming to be positive role models, faithful friends, and committed evangelists in the schemes.

Main Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Share and teach the message of the Christian faith
  • Assist the Church Planter with any duties associated with establishing a healthy church
  • Pastorally care for, support and counsel individuals within the church and community
  • Recruit, train and co-ordinate work of volunteers and junior staff
  • Disciple believers and support discipleship relationships
  • Help establish new and maintain existing community contacts
  • Become familiar with needs of the area through surveys, interviews, etc.
  • Assist with development of local and international partners for financial and prayer support

Required Skills

Desired Experience/Qualifications

  • 20schemes Ministry Internship (2 Year) or equivalent
  • Undergraduate degree in ministry area
  • 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.

This role may involve working with children or vulnerable adults.  All applicants will be subject to vetting and disclosure checks. 

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