People eating and drinking in Newhaven Connections Cafe

Vacancy – Community Cafe Manager

Newhaven Church is looking for a manager for its well established Cafe, to work 24 hours per week over Tues, Wed and Thurs each week.

The right candidate will have experience of working in a similar cafe or restuarant in a senior role and will hold appropriate Food Hygiene Certification. The role involves managing all aspects of the Cafe including cooking, managing menu and supplies, managing staff and volunteers and cash management.

The Cafe is a central part of Newhaven Church’s mission to “serve Christ, each other and the community”. While an active Christian faith is not required, the right candidate will be sympathetic to the Christian faith and to Newhaven Church’s mission. The right candidate will have to go through the PVG disclosure process and receive a disclosure certificate.

Remuneration is £10 per hour.

The closing date is 30 June.  Please follow this link for further information and to view the advert for the Community Cafe Manager vacancy.

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Vacancy for a Youth and Children’s worker – are you the person?

Our Congregation are looking for a suitable applicant to appoint as a part-time Youth and Children’s Worker, ideally with effect from September 2013.

The remit is to relate the Christian Faith to the young people of both the congregation and the parish. The appointment is part time for 17.5 hours per week principally outside school hours, in the Newhaven area of Edinburgh. This is a new appointment to develop the work already achieved by volunteers.

A salary of £11,000 per annum is offered.

Applicants must have an active Christian faith and be able to work within the Church of Scotland structures. Otherwise denomination is unimportant. They should be open to God’s leading in the development of the post and be able to work in a team with the minister and volunteers. They should have previous experience of Christian Youth and Children’s Work.

Further details are available in the attached document: 

For more information please call:

  • John Hodge on 0131 552 4339 (evenings), or;
  • Colin MacNeill on 0131 346 8293 (evenings)