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Communications Officer - Presbytery of North East and Northern Isles

  • Full time
  • £28,815
  • Remote: This role is homebased with extensive travel throughout the Presbytery
  • Closing 28th June 2024

  • Advertised from 14th June 2024
  • 37.5 hours per week


This role offers the opportunity to use your experience and skills to work as part of a team encouraging and facilitating God’s mission across the area.

Experience of working within a communications/public relations environment will be important as the role will work to develop and implement a communications strategy for Presbytery. You will work to promote and support the mission and ministry of the Church of Scotland in order to engage with the wider community through different forms of media and media contacts, and build connections and relationships across Presbytery through activities which encourage good communication and foster friendship and collegiate working.

With the ability to write and edit clear and interesting press releases, news stories and features, you will also an understanding and interest in the work of the Church of Scotland at a local level with a sympathy for its ethos and vision. You will be positive, organised, self-motivated with the ability to enthuse and encourage others.

Application notes

For details on how to apply, or for more information on the role, please see our website.

For informal enquiries about the role, please contact Rev Peter Johnston, Convener of the Presbytery Business Committee and Staffing Group at or on 01224 513662.

Closing date: Friday, 28th June 2024 at 12 noon