Mission Enabler, Regional Mission

  • Lay
  • London

Scripture Union

We are seeking a Mission Enabler, Regional Mission to work in partnership with key staff across the Movement. They will provide direction and energy to Scripture Union’s Regional Ministry with a focus on establishing and sustaining ministry opportunities. This will require the person to recruit, motivate, train, equip and support a large number of volunteers/Faith Guides, with whom they work in partnership as well as leading by example, through the modelling of excellent mission delivery to children and young people consistent with Scripture Union’s mission.

The successful candidate will:

  • Identify, recruit and support Faith Guides, volunteers and Local Mission Partners (LMPs) through a range of methods, including electronic, phone and face to face.
  • Provide relevant coaching and/or mentoring, equipping and resourcing for Faith Guides, volunteers and LMPs.
  • Lead local mission activity within Scripture Union’s mission framework, establishing a clear hand-over process and timetable to local church partners.
  • Pioneer new approaches/ideas in line with SU’s strategy that have the potential to be replicated elsewhere and lead to a greater scale and depth of mission activity.
  • Support, by promotion or direct involvement,  SU’s wider programme of holidays and missions across England and Wales and, if appropriate, internationally.
  • Undertake specific fundraising activities and approaches in line with SU’s fundraising approach.

If this describes you, and you are in agreement with the aims and beliefs of Scripture Union, then we would like to hear from you. To apply for this role, in the first instance please send your CV and a covering letter (by email) to our HR Officer, We will contact shortlisted candidates to ask them to complete an application form ahead of interview.

For more details, please download the job profile below.

We provide a range of benefits to reward our employees which includes:

  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays plus an additional 5 days to volunteer on a Scripture Union event.
  • Group pension scheme, with up to 12% employer contribution.
  • Life insurance (death in service), permanent health insurance (PHI)
  • Free Bible reading notes.

Full-time | Greater London | £35,650 per annum

Closing date: Midday on 23rd May 2024

Interview date: 6th June 2024 (with a shortlisting meeting held on 24th May 2024)

To apply for this job please visit content.scriptureunion.org.uk.