Volunteer Speaker Coordinator

Part time, 15 hours
£9,905 – £11,652 pa pro-rata (£24,763 – £29,131 pa FTE)
Witney (1 day per week office based)

Are you a committed Christian who is completely in sympathy with the calling and mission of Open Doors?

Do you have experience of managing individuals/volunteers/teams with the ability to motivate, inspire and develop people’s skills?

Do you have excellent communication skills, with proven public speaking experience?

Open Doors is a Christian charity that is looking to recruit active, practicing Christians to give, act and, pray on behalf of persecuted Christians worldwide. Every day, millions of Christians risk their lives to follow Jesus. In more than 70 countries, Open Doors supports them by supplying Bibles, providing emergency relief and helping persecuted believers stand strong for the long-term.

We are looking for a committed Christian* to manage and the volunteer speakers’ channel within Open Doors UK & Ireland. This role will ensure we are excellently investing in and serving all our Volunteer Speakers in their representation of our core vision and values, in serving and strengthening the persecuted church.

You will have the opportunity to use your God-given character and talents to contribute to the work of Open Doors and to work with integrity and with purpose. We offer a flexible role with a good work-life balance with huge job satisfaction and the chance to shape and influence your work. You will work with some inspirational people and there are plenty of opportunities to develop your career.

We welcome applications from candidates of different backgrounds. If you are a Christian* looking to make an impact and seeking a new challenge, with the skills to carry out the role, here’s how to apply:

  • View the job description for this role
  • Apply online, with a cover letter which explains why you are suitable for this role, here: APPLY ONLINE
  • If you experience any issues during the online application process or need to ask any further questions please email: recruitteam@opendoorsuk.org

Closing date: Sunday 28 January 2024
Interview: Week commencing 5 February 2024

Job description

*There is an occupational requirement under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 for this post to be held by an actively practising Christian who assents to our statement of faith.

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Your support helps persecuted Christians continue to courageously follow Jesus. Together, we can reach those where persecution hits hardest.