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Pastoral Care Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £26,250 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th March 2024

  • Advertised from 13th February 2024
  • 18 hours per week. £13500 per annum.


Colinton and Juniper Green Parish Churches are looking for a part-time Pastoral Care Development Worker to visit and support elderly members of our congregations. This post will suit someone with enthusiasm and initiative who is looking for part-time employment working with elderly people in a Church context.

Colinton and Juniper Green are suburban parishes in the South-West of Edinburgh. The two parishes will be uniting later in 2024 and the Pastoral Care Development Worker will cover both parishes.

The activities of the Pastoral Care Development Worker will include home visits, visits to Care Homes, and activities in a Church context such as morning or afternoon teas for groups of elderly people.

This is a permanent post starting from a mutually agreed starting date in Spring or Summer 2024. The post is part-time, 18 hours per week. The weekly working pattern is negotiable. The salary will be £13500 per annum (£26250 pro-rata).

Further information about Colinton Parish Church and Juniper Green Parish Churches can be found on our websites and

More details of the role are provided in the Job Description below.

Application notes

To apply please submit CV and covering letter to no later than Thursday 7th March 2024. In your covering letter please include a description as to what motivates you to apply for this post.