This vacancy has now closed

Parish Assistant

  • Part time
  • £25,624 – £28,968 pro-rata
  • Dalmellington with Patna Waterside Ayr Presbytery
  • Closing 19th January 2021

  • Advertised from 3rd December 2020
  • 18.75 hours
  • Post is also suitable for a Deacon to apply
  • M17/20


Could you be part of something different? We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to use their gifts, skills and experience to make a different to the lives of the people in our parishes and communities.

You will develop and deliver a range of services and activities which aim to support individuals and families, to encourage personal development, facilitate positive relationships, reduce isolation, promote inclusion, and increase participation in community and congregational life and to assist the minister in a range of pastoral, congregational and community related duties.

Should a Deacon apply for this post, the salary will be £27,297 - £30,639 in recognition of the additional duties carried out which are consistent with their office. Please contact us for an amended job description.

Application notes

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Closing date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021 at 12 noon.

The Church of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland SCO11353