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Staff Worker For The Dublin Team 

We are excited about the potential for reaching Ireland with the gospel, through our network of Christian Unions in universities and colleges all around Ireland. We work to inspire and equip our CUs to be mission teams on campus, living and speaking the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ in this strategic part of society in Ireland. 

Do you have a heart and vision for evangelism among students and for discipling Christian students? Your ministry with us would focus on supporting, training and equipping students in CUs, through clear bible teaching and training, authenticated by your own life, as together, we encourage one another towards a lifetime of Godly living and fruitful service in the church and society, in Ireland and beyond. 

At present we require a Christian Union Staff Worker to work in the Greater Dublin area. 

You will need to have:

  • A clear commitment to Jesus Christ
  • A clear understanding of and commitment to student evangelism
  • A love for the scriptures and a commitment to gospel ministry among students
  • An active and healthy commitment to a local church
  • A tertiary level education
  • Excellent communication, networking and interpersonal skills
  • Organisational skills, leadership ability and self–motivation, yet able to work as part of a team 

All Christian Unions Ireland staff workers must be in full agreement with our doctrinal basis, share our vision, mission, and values and work within our operating principles. The selection panel will take into account, along with all other factors, the desirability of maintaining a gender–mixed staff team to allow for the appropriate pastoral responsibilities of the team. 

You can receive an application pack by contacting either of our offices by email ( or by phone (028 90667672 / 01 8561821). Please note that the closing date for receipt of all applications is 5pm on Monday, 25th June 2018. Application forms should be typed, marked FAO: Head of Office, and returned by email or post to Christian Unions Ireland, Ulysses House 22–24 Foley Street, Dublin 1.



FI/CUI International Student Ministry Ireland Staff Worker (Munster)

Friends International (FI) and Christian Unions Ireland (CUI, formerly IFES Ireland), as partners in the International Student Ministry Ireland Project, are looking for a Munster Staff Worker, based in Cork.

You will fulfil a vital role in developing international student ministries with and alongside evangelical churches in Cork city and wider area, including helping to develop ISM in other cities where possible. This will involve mobilising volunteers and liaising with church leaders to take the ministry forward. Personal evangelism and discipleship with international students will also be a key component of the work, as you seek to provide a model for others.

You will be:

  • Educated to degree level or its equivalent, desirably in Theology or Mission
  • Experienced in and passionate about cross–cultural ministry
  • Experience in international student ministry is desirable
  • A visionary able to think strategically
  • A team builder with gifts of encouragement and pastoral care
  • An effective communicator
  • A self–starter, able to manage time and resources well
  • An active member of your local church
  • Committed to pursuing unity and building bridges across the evangelical spectrum
  • Able to demonstrate awareness and knowledge of the Cork church context
  • Committed to the FI/CUI all–Ireland Project, recognising the strategic opportunities available in partnering alongside local churches and Christian Unions
  • Willing to raise personal support from churches and individuals

Hours: Up to full–time, dependent on degree of personal support.  Partial local funding may be available as an initial base for further support–raising (details on request).

Salary: Dependent on hours, but pro rata of full time salary €26,228 p.a. for a 35–hour week).

For more information please email your CV to Sally Patty;
Email: / Tel: 02890 667672 

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 23rd July 2018