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Our amazing team is seeking to transform communities and make a difference to the lives of those we support.

Be part of the Change

We are proud of our staff team and the great work that they do. We believe all that we do is shaped by our vision and values, and we hope that as you look to join us you will discover how all of our team all the different contributions our team are making, and that you will come to love Church Army, its people and all that it stands for.

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Our vacancies

We’re so pleased that you’re thinking about applying for one of our jobs! Whether in our frontline work at a centre of mission, at one of our projects, or within the team at our National Office in Sheffield, our amazing team is seeking to support and empower those most in need across the UK and Ireland. When we advertise jobs the details will be displayed here. 

Job title Location Closing date Details
Carraig Centre Community Leader – Lead Evangelist for Cork Centre of Mission Ireland 17th September 2021 More info
Porter – Wilson Carlile Centre Sheffield 20th September 2021 More info
Pioneer Evangelist for Impact 242 Haverfordwest Centre of Mission Wales 23rd September 2021 More info
Pioneer Evangelist (Children & Families) for Rochdale Centre of Mission Rochdale 5th October 2021 More info
Lead Evangelist for Suffolk Centre of Mission Suffolk 5th October 2021 More info
Lightwave Pioneer Evangelist for Suffolk Centre of Mission Suffolk 12th October 2021 More info
Marketing & Communications Officer Sheffield 13th October 2021 More info

Staff Benefits

We are committed to helping our employees balance their work and home lives, and want to ensure that they feel supported, valued and appreciated for their contributions. Church Army employees have access to a wide range of benefits such as those listed below. These benefits are in addition to elements listed in the terms and conditions of employment, such as salary, pension entitlements, annual leave etc.

We Care

WeCare is a tool that provides 24/7 online GP, mental health support service, get fit programmes, counselling and wellbeing support – all bundled into one website.

Life Works

Through our LifeWorks scheme you can access ‘Employee Perks’, which supplies exclusive offers & discounts, cashback, gift cards and cinema deals.

Cycle to Work Scheme

CycleScheme allows you to purchase a new bike and accessories through Church Army. With no upfront payment it can save you 25% – 39% with tax-effective monthly repayments.

Specsavers Eye Tests

Employees who habitually use display screen equipment for their job, will be eligible for an eye test voucher with Specsavers. This voucher entitles them to a free eye test and money off towards new glasses if they are required for computer use.

If you wish to apply, please fill out the application form from the relevant job advert. You will also need to read our Recruitment Privacy Notice in line with General Data Protection Regulations.

In the light of current circumstances around COVID-19 we are making sure to act responsibly, including in our recruitment processes. This will vary across Church Army in the different areas of our work, but we are following guidance to act in the best interest of our staff and those we support. 

Frequently asked Questions

Got a question about working for Church Army? Take a look at our recruitment Frequently Asked Questions below.

Do I have to be a Christian to work for Church Army?

No, not always.

The requirement for the post holder to be a Christian is dependent on the nature of the role and the main tasks of the job.

Any job that requires the candidate to have an active faith in Jesus, will state this in the job description terms * conditions under ‘Occupational Requirement’.

Where does Church Army offer jobs?

Church Army works across the UK & Ireland, and we recruit for posts across both countries. When we advertise jobs, they will specify the location of the role.

We do not accept speculative applications and ask candidates to apply for current available posts only.

How do I apply for a job?

‘How to Apply’ details are written in the advert for each job. This can be found under the description of each job on our Job Opportunities page after you have selected ‘More Info’.

Please download and complete the application form that is supplied for the post – these are different depending upon the role. When you are ready to submit your application, please use the ‘select file’ function under Job Application and then submit by selecting ‘Apply Now’.

Can I also apply via email or post?

You can send the application form by email or post if you wish to.

We prefer to receive job applications via our online form. That way we ensure that your personal information is protected, while receiving from you all the information we need for our selection process.

Can I apply for several different jobs simultaneously?

You are free to apply for more than one job at Church Army. Each job requires a different job application form to demonstrate that you meet the person specification for the post.

Can I volunteer for Church Army?

Yes! We are so thankful for how our volunteers give their time, skills, and energy to make a difference in local communities.

If you’d like to find out about volunteering opportunities with Church Army, take a look at our Volunteering page.

I am from overseas, can I work for Church Army?

Church Army is a licensed sponsor for the Tier 2 Minister of Religion visa. Roles that eligible for this visa require an occupational requirement for this role to be performed by someone who is a Christian, and to include expressly religious work or mission where the purpose is to bring people to bring people to a living faith in Jesus Christ.

How can I speak to someone about current jobs or my application?

You can reach our Recruitment team anytime Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm, by emailing recruitment@churcharmy.org.

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