Charity registered in Scotland SC012562
We are looking for a Café Manager / Volunteers Coordinator for the Bridge Community Café in Wester Hailes, Edinburgh.
The Bridge Community Café is a vital part of Holy Trinity Church’s community supporting work, providing healthy and low cost meals, offering advice and signposting help available from several community supporting projects.
Holy Trinity -
Holy Trinity is a vibrant Word & Spirit Church community bursting with children & young people of all ages. We are a gathered congregation that sits within a diverse suburb of Edinburgh, which has experienced regeneration over recent years. We believe it is no accident that we are in the heart of Wester Hailes, as ‘God is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work in us.’ Ephesians 3:20. We have a hard-working team of 8 staff who coordinate a range of ministries and out-reach services to the local area, along with a supportive and committed group of volunteers. Our reason for being in Wester Hailes is to make the face of God human and we would love for you to partner with us on this journey.
Summary of job Role-
We are prayerfully seeking a new Young People's Ministry Team Leader as our current staff member begins Ministry Training. This is a wonderful opportunity to bring the good news of Jesus to the young people of our church and the community of Wester Hailes. You will work with a fantastic Spirit-filled team of paid staff and volunteers with a proven track record of seeing God at work. If you have significant experience of working with children and young people or a background in other fields such as teaching or social work and believe God is calling you to use your gifts for the Kingdom, we would love to hear from you.
We are looking for a CAP Job Club Manager at Holy Trinity Church, Wester Hailes. Unemployment is one of the major underlying causes of poverty in our community, leading many to become trapped under the burden of unmanageable debt. A vital part of our Christian outreach here in Wester Hailes is to aim to meet this need by providing support to those looking to find paid employment.
You will be responsible for taking the lead in running all three elements of the CAP Job Club: Course, Community and Coaching, based in Holy Trinity Church and achieving the aims among our community of a CAP service to the unemployed, which are to help job seekers find work, as well as offering them the opportunity to hear the Gospel.
An important aspect of the role, working alongside the CAP Debt Centre Manager, will be to communicate the mission and culture of CAP both in the community and in Holy Trinity Church, continuing to expand our network of external referral agencies, while at the same time helping to build the team of volunteers. It Is therefore essential for the successful applicant to be able to commit to regular Sunday attendance and provide visibility of our CAP Centre work at Holy Trinity Church.
Your experience and qualifications
Salary and benefits
The Salary is £9,500, based on 15 hours per week – this could be two days per week, though a more flexible arrangement is possible.
We operate a pension scheme providing 8% of salary being paid to your pension. (3% employer’s contribution and a min of 5% employee contribution).
Location and supervision
You will be working in the community of Wester Hailes, Edinburgh, in the premises of Holy Trinity Church and under the oversight of Holy Trinity’s Kirk Session. Line Management will be from the Holy Trinity Discipleship Leader, and the Area manager of Christians Against Poverty.