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Parish Development Worker, Shetland Church of Scotland

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,624 – £28,968
  • Shetland
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

  • Advertised from 10th January 2020
  • 37.5 hours per week (there could be the possibility of two part time posts each of 18.75 hours per week)
  • M02/20


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.

This is a new post in a new team and you will work closely with the ministry team to resource, train and enable Local Churches across the Parish of Shetland to engage in mission, service and outreach primarily to the adult population of their local community.

It is essential that you are self-motivated, a self-starter, with excellent organisational skills and the ability to work positively alone as well as part of a team. Whilst some on the job training will be provided, a good working knowledge of the Church of Scotland and the community life of Shetland are key and essential qualities for this role.

Application notes

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Closing date: Monday 3 February 2020 at 12 noon. Interviews for this post will be either Monday 10th or Tuesday 11th February 2010.

The Church of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland SCO11353