Ministries Council vacancies

Rev Mark Nicholas with Ross Watters

The Ministries Council provide additional support locally to complement the work of Parish Ministers and communities with their Ministry Development Staff.

There are a number of roles available across Scotland ranging from family/youth/outreach workers to more traditional roles such as Parish Assistants and Associate Ministers.

The variety of roles will allow you to best assess where your gifts, skills and experience are best suited, and allow you to make a difference to the lives of the people in the parishes and communities.

Current vacancies



How to apply?

Applications should be sent by email to and must be received by 12 noon on the closing date.

Applications should comprise:

  • A covering letter, outlining how your skills, experiences and personal attributes match the requirements of the role outlined in the job description. Please include your current salary and the names and email addresses of two referees, who will not be contacted until later in the process.
  • A full CV, including educational and professional qualifications alongside a full employment history showing positions held, responsibilities and relevant achievements.

Applications without both a CV and covering letter will not be taken forward in the process. For more information on any of our roles, please contact

Please note that the information you provide to us in your application will be processed in accordance with our Recruitment Privacy Notice. Your information will not be shared with any third parties and will be retained only for as long as required for the purposes of the application you have submitted. In the event that you wish to discuss our use of your information please email