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Pastoral Assistant, Irvine United Church - Presbytery of South West

  • Part time
  • £28,815 – £32,575 pro-rata
  • Irvine
  • Closing 19th February 2024

  • Advertised from 25th January 2024
  • 0.5 FTE – 18.75 hours per week
  • Ref: M02/24


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 difference to the lives of the people in our parishes and communities.

Irvine United have an exciting opportunity for a Pastoral Assistant to join their ministry team. The role will providing and multiply a range of pastoral care for people in church and community of Irvine by identifying, training, and supporting pastoral carers and nurture of caring ministries.

As well as having experience of relating to people across all ages and with people who have little or no Church connection, the successful candidate will also have the ability to carry out effective and empathetic pastoral care for those in their own homes, in hospital, their home setting and online.

The successful candidate will be a committed Christian with an active Church connection (Genuine Occupational Requirement in terms of the Equality Act 2010).

Application notes

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Closing date: Monday, 19 February 2024 at 12 noon.

The Church of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland SCO11353