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Rev. George Fiddes
Position: Youth Worker (Part-time 20 Hours)
Salary: Up to £12K depending on experience and qualifications
Job Description: We are a Church of Scotland congregation in the seaside town of Prestwick in the west of Scotland and are looking for a committed Christian with a dedication for working with young people. Primarily the work would be with those of secondary school age.
The position will entail;
the pastoral care of those young people associated with the church;
leadership of twice weekly youth group;
support of Sunday School and Bible Class activities;
management of volunteers;
the development of new initiatives to broaden the impact of the church in the community;
musical ability would be desirable.
You will work a 20 hour week and have the support of a line manager. There will be an ongoing review process. Applicants should have suitable experience and qualifications in this area of work.
Applications must include your C.V. and
Applications must include your C.V. andthe names and addresses of two referees.
For more information, or to apply please contact:-
|Rev. George R. Fiddes|
|3, Bellevue Road,|
telephone No:01292 477613
Closing date: 30th October 2016
Sunday morning worship begins at 11:00am
Recordings of the full Service on CD (audio) and DVD (video) are available from the church office. Available to anyone who wishes a copy.
Members of the Congregation who give offerings or donations to the church, and pay income tax, can join the Gift Aid Scheme by signing a ‘Gift Aid Declaration’ and the tax can then be reclaimed on the amount given. Read More >>>
If you wish to hire the use of one our halls or rooms for a single private event (e.g. a birthday party), you will need to contact the church office to be advised if the hall is available at the date and time required.
A prerequiste of hiring a hall / room for a private function is that the hirer is either a member of the St Nicholas congregation, or has a family member who is a member of the St Nicholas congregation.
In addition, if the hire is for a birthday party, the child, for whom the party is for, must be 16 years or less on the day the hall / room hire takes place.
Unfortunately, if you cannot meet the prerequisites we will be unable to take your booking.
If you meet the above prerequisites please read the Terms and Conditions of hall/room hire.
If you are happy to proceed, please contact the office by telephone (671547), and we will check that the date/time is available, inform you of the costs involved, and explain the booking process.
The church reserves the right to amend the Terms and Conditions for hall/room hire without notice.
St. Nicholas is often seen as a very desirable venue for weddings and is consequently fairly busy, especially during the summer months.
The first point of contact when seeking to book the church for a wedding, is to contact the minister to check the availability of the church.
Once the church is booked and the reception organised, there are legal requireements which must be carried out. For details, and a selection of suggested wedding music and hymns click here.
There are a number of occasions each year when the minister has people coming to him to ask that their child be baptised, without necessarily having any great understanding as to what it means or involves. Read More