We have some really great oppportunities to serve in Christian ministry on our teams in Scotland. With over 100 employees, there are often vacancies in all departments. Have a look at what we have available and pass on the details to anyone you know who is currently looking for a new challenge.
There are people of all backgrounds employed with Abernethy in a range of full time, part time, long term, gap year and short term roles. Whether you are a school or university leaver or have previous career experience, our ministry regularly offers a choice of options to serve. Abernethy has been an investor in people since 1971 and we can offer the opportunity for professional development through in house training and through external courses.
Most of our opportunities are on a “live-in” basis and there is a great community atmosphere at our centres. Accommodation, meals and a salary are provided and there is the option to make use of the centres facilities and to visit the other Abernethy centres.
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Whatever role you are considering, our main focus is to share the Christian faith with our guests, many of whom are 10-18 year olds and so applicants should be in sympathy with this and able to participate in our evening Christian programme.
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We are looking for people with administration experience to work in our offices as part of a team. Ideal for people who would enjoy living and working with a Christian team in a beautiful place with lots of opportunities to get outdoors and to share their faith. July/August start. Click for full job profiles Ardeonaig | Nethybridge
We are looking for an experienced team leader who is able to oversee a busy office at our Nethybridge Centre. Ideally this person would have good organisational skills and is familiar with dealing with enquiries and bookings.This position would be ideal for someone who would enjoy the face-to-face contact with our guests and would enjoy living and working with a Christian team in a beautiful place. July/August start. Click for full job profile. Nethybridge
We are looking for someon with cooking & food hygiene experience who would want to come and work with us and help lead our Kitchen team, living and working with a Christian team in a beautiful, rural place. July/August start. Click for full job profile - Nethybridge
We are looking for someone with childminding experience who would want to come and work for us and look after 2 children for a couple of days a week and then be a part of our House & Kitchen team looking after our centre guests for the rest of the week. August/September start. Click for full job profile - Ardgour
We are looking for someone with cooking and leadership experience who would want to come and work for us in our Kitchen team and enjoy living and working with a Christian team in a beautiful, rural place. August/September start. Click for full job profile - Ardeonaig
Have an amazing year out with a great bunch of people. Learn more about yourself, God and others, living on site at our fantastic outdoor centres. All food and accommodation is included. Start date: 14th August. Click for full job profile - House & Kitchen
We are looking for a willing and flexible person (no particular experience necessary as training will be given), who would want to come and be a part of our team, taking a turn in all our departments, helping to look after our guests. August/September start. Click for full job profile - Ardgour
If you are from outside the UK, check out our International Volunteer page. You may not be able to apply to work here, but you could still come and have an Abernethy experience! Abernethy has an International Volunteer Programme which gives you the chance to come and stay with us for a year: helping on our house and kitchen teams, sharing your faith, and getting to experience Scotland. All food and accommodation is included. Current intake is now full. Next start date: 13th February 2018. Closing date for applications: 13th December 2017.
We are looking for qualified instructors with NGBs to come and join our teams in July/August. If you are interested in being an instructor but don't yet have any NGBs, check out our Courses page. All our instructors have opportunities to share their faith, and get to work towards further qualifications and promotion. Click for full job profiles - Ardeonaig | Barcaple
We are looking for qualified instructors with a range of NGBs (including at least a BASI Level 1 for winter work) to come and join our team for Summer 2017, Winter 17/18 & Summer 2018. Various start dates and terms available. Click for full job profile - Nethybridge
We do keep the jobs page on the website as up to date as possible. The departments we have across Abernethy are: House, Food Services, Office/Administration, Accounts, Maintenance, Marketing, Instruction, Ministries, and Leadership/Operations – so if you didn’t see an opening which suited your skills and experience, we welcome applications for a preferred department for us to consider and keep on file.