Presbytery Resource Adviser

  • Full time
  • £39,800 – £44,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th January 2023


  • Advertised from 18th January 2023
  • 35 hours per week.
  • Reference number: 42/22

Role

We have an exciting opportunity to work as part of The Church of Scotland, Office of the General Assembly. The postholder will work predominantly with the Principal Clerk in supporting and advising Presbyteries in respect of the provisions of the Church Courts Act, the Presbytery Mission Plan Act and Local Church Review processes, and in establishing collaborative working practices and sharing of good practice amongst all Presbytery Clerks, as well as providing training for Presbytery roles. The postholder will also act as Secretary to the General Assembly's Nomination Committee and will undertake a strategic review of the Nomination Process.

Bringing their experience and knowledge of the Church of Scotland, its life and work, structures, procedures, policies and law, the successful candidate will also have strong communication skills with ability to work collaboratively.

The successful candidates are required to be committed Christians with a live Church connection, which is a Genuine Occupational Requirement in terms of the Equality Act 2010.

Application notes

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday, 30 January 2023

To find out more about the role and to apply, please visit our website.