Ruchazie Parish Church
Ruchazie Parish Church

Charity registered in Scotland SC003149


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Volunteer Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Ruchazie
  • Closing 16th June 2019

We want each person to know they are of infinite value and worth, undoing the hinderances of adverse childhood experiences to overcome the poor self-image that is the cultural norm. Through our “Confident Ruchazie” programme we are seeking to appoint someone to develop and coordinate a Volunteer Development programme which will lead to increased confidence, skills and wellbeing, enabling the individuals to fully contribute to the life of the community and Church. This post has been funded by Go for It and Awards for All.

About the Volunteer Development Worker

We want someone who has experience and passion in bringing the best out of people regardless of their upbringing or circumstances - someone who sees potential in every person within our community. The ability to work with people with acute childhood experiences to create a pathway for healing, confidence and wholeness is vital. We are wanting to enable people to find routes towards life in all its fullness – fulfilling their God-given potential. This would be a process where the therapeutic community of the church is seen as a positive and healing context for transformation.

General Responsibilities

  • To provide leadership and direction for the Volunteer Development programme.
  • To develop the church and community links to enable this programme.
  • To be a full member of the staff team including attending staff meetings.
  • To participate in the wider life of Ruchazie Church to enable the therapeutic community element of the work to develop.
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Youth Creative Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Ruchazie
  • Closing 16th June 2019

We are seeking to appoint someone to develop a Youth Creative Project, which will pick up on themes of faith, identity and creativity, so that the church may become the Creative Hub of Ruchazie.

About the Youth Creative Worker

We want someone who has experience and passion in using the Creative Arts to engage with young people and the wider community. We are looking for a team player who can innovate, develop and lead our Youth Creative Project - someone who can building a strong team of volunteers to explore the themes of faith, identity and creativity. We want our building to become the creative hub of our community as a result of the work done. We want someone who is passionate about faith and who believes that Jesus can change any person’s life. This post has been funded by Go for It.

General Responsibilities

  • To provide leadership and direction for the Youth Creative Project with a primary focus on the 11-18 age range, but working with others to enable transitions into and from this group.
  • To develop the community creative programmes and activities within the Church.
  • To be a full member of the church staff team and leadership, including attending staff meetings and prayer times.
  • To attend services regularly at Ruchazie Church when not leading other activities.
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