Congregational Support Officer - Presbytery of North East and Northern Isles

  • Full time
  • £28,815
  • Remote: This role is homebased with extensive travel throughout the Presbytery
  • Closing 26th July 2024

  • Advertised from 9th July 2024
  • 37.5 hours per week


This role offers the opportunity to use your experience and skills to work as part of a Presbytery team encouraging and facilitating congregations to serve God’s mission in their parishes.

Experience in a Church of Scotland congregation or Church of Scotland based organisation will be important as the role will work with congregations requiring support to meet their statutory obligation. You will advise on best practice, provide training for office bearers, and work with other national church and Presbytery staff to ensure those serving in their congregations are well resourced.

As well as a commitment to the mission and values of the Church of Scotland, you will have knowledge of account preparations and government and Church of Scotland obligations in relation to data protection, safeguarding and other trustee responsibilities. You have excellent communication skills and have the ability to work collaboratively with other contributing to effective team work.

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 Neil Meyer, Convener of the Congregational Support Committee at or at 01467 632219.

Closing date: Friday, 26th July 2024 at 12 noon