Job Details

Length: contract (2 years)
Type: part time
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Fundraising is required for this position and a fundraising goal met before start. Salary range is £22,724 full time equivalent.
Posted: 29 Apr 2024
Closes: 31 May 2024

Job Description  

Niddrie Community Church, based in Edinburgh, work in collaboration with 20schemes Ltd. to recruit missionaries to live and serve in the schemes of Scotland. This part-time position offers practical ministry and training over two years. Due to the nature of the role, there is a requirement to live in the community and be a member of the church at which you will be placed.

Location: Applicants may be required to work at existing church plants in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee, Inverness, or any new locations established in Scotland.

Required Skills

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Share the gospel message of the Christian faith  
  • Establish new and maintain existing community contacts 
  • Develop pastoral relationships 
  • Participate in or lead group activities (e.g., children’s groups, Bible studies)   
  • Participate in ministry activities of the church as required (e.g., café, community activities)  
  • Assisting church leaders with organisation, administration, and running of ministries 
  • Participate in general housekeeping 

Desired Experience/Qualifications    

  • Theological Training
  • Experience working within a ministry context   
  • Experience working with people from complex backgrounds 


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.  

Occupational Requirement

An occupational requirement applies in terms of the Equality Act (part 1, schedule 9). This post requires the occupant to have a personal faith in Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord, and to believe that the Bible is fully trustworthy, in all that it affirms, and is the highest authority for faith and life in keeping with this statement of faith. These principles require to be applied alongside the professional skills required in this role.

To apply please ask for an application form by emailing [email protected].

CV’s submitted without a form cannot be considered as an application.

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