Dumfries St Michael’s & South Parish Church 

Dumfries St Michael’s & South Parish Church is looking for value-based individual for the following post:

Development Officer: 35 hours per week, over 7 days. 

Complete flexibility will be required to attend all events, this will include evenings, weekend, and public holidays.

This will be a Fixed Term Contract for 18 months in the first instance with the possibility of extensions.

Salary: £21,840 per annum (Real Living Wage)

St Michael’s Church is looking for a visionary person to join our small Team to help design, develop and deliver a new marketing and income diversification strategy. 

You will have warmth, enthusiasm, and a creative approach to your work along with the ability to engage positively with a wide range of people. St Michael’s is a value-based organisation, we operate with mutual respect. If you share these values and behaviours and have the necessary skills, then we look forward to hearing from you. 

Appointments are subject to enhanced disclosure from Disclosure Scotland and two references, that we consider acceptable. 

For more information, and job description and person specification please contact Audrey in the first instance by email 

Closing Date for all applications will be Sunday 31st December 2023 at 12 noon.   

How to apply:

Applications should comprise:

  • A personal statement, outlining how your skills, experiences and personal qualities match the requirements of the role outlined in the job description. Please provide reference contact details for your last 2 periods of employment (this would normally be your direct line manager/supervisor). If you have had more than 2 employers in the last 3 years, please provide referee contact details for that period. References 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.
  • personal information form, to be downloaded and attached.
  • Each document should be a maximum of 2 sides of A4

Applications without a CV, personal statement and personal information form will not be taken forward in the process.

Dumfries St Michael’s & South Church of Scotland is a registered Charity in Scotland.

Registration Number: SC06201. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.