Associate Minister/Ministry Associate

Full-time £25000-£37000 / year
Includes housing

Inshes Church (IV2 3TW)

Date posted: 10th February 2023
Application ends: 10th March 2023

We are seeking someone to share in the Ministry of Word and (if ordained) Sacrament in Inshes and particularly to lead and oversee the establishing of a new worshipping and witnessing community in Milton of Leys, Inverness


To share in the ministry of Word and (if ordained) Sacrament and in the life, service and witness of Inshes East Church of Scotland To lead and oversee the establishing of a worshipping and witnessing community i.e. a church, in Milton of Leys (MOL).

Required skills

- 5 + yrs experience in Christian outreach and ministry (preferable) - Experience of preaching, teaching and leading worship (required) - Formal ministry training (preferable) - Previous experience of church planting (preferable) - Relocation to the Milton of Leys area (required)* - Experience of working with young families (preferable) - Experience in pastoral care (preferable) - Strong team and leadership skills (required) - Ability to work on own initiative (required) - Able to work flexibly including evenings and weekends (required)


An occupational requirement applies in terms of the Equality Act (part 1, schedule 9). This post requires the occupant to have a personal faith in Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord, and to believe that the Bible is fully trustworthy, in all that it affirms, and the highest authority for faith and life. These principles require to be applied alongside the professional skills required in this role. This role may involve working with children and/or vulnerable adults. All applicants will be subject to vetting and disclosure checks. For further details, job description or informal enquiries please email David Scott at