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We have some really great oppportunities to serve in Christian ministry on our teams in Scotland and Switzerland.  With over 100 employees, there are often vacancies in all departments.  Have a look at what we have available and pass on the details to anyone you know who is currently looking for a new challenge...

Current vacancies:


Office Manager - Abernethy Ardeonaig

We are recruiting for a highly organised and motivated team player to head up the busy office team at Ardeonaig.  Good computing skills and a professional phone and e-mail manner plus a basic knowledge of accounts are essential.  Potential to become part of the Leadership Team of the centre.
Abernethy Ardeonaig | Job Profile | Closing Date 30th April 2014


Chief Instructor - Abernethy Barcaple

This is a great opportunity for an experienced, qualified outdoor instructor to lead the instructional team at our Barcaple centre with potential to become part of the centre Leadership Team.
Abernethy Barcaple | Job Profile | Closing Date 30th April 2014


Senior Instructor - Abernethy Ardgour / School of Adventure Leadership

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join in the leadership and development of our residential Trainee Instructors at the School of Aventure Leadership as well as joining in the leadership of the instructional team during a busy summer schools and groups season.
Abernethy Ardgour | Job Profile | Closing Date 30th April 2014


Outdoor Instructors - various centres

We are looking for outdoor instructors with a range of qualifications to join busy teams running our schools and groups programmes.  These are permanent positions.
Ardeonaig profile | Barcaple profile | Nethybridge profile | Closing date 30th April 2014


Catering Manager - Abernethy Barcaple

This is an exciting opportunity to be a hands on manager of a busy kitchen.  If you have previous experience of catering, ordering, good practice and team leadership then this is the job for you!
Abernethy Barcaple | Job Profile | Closing Date 30th April 2014


Swiss Chalet Business Manager - Abrenethy Ardgour / Switzerland

We are looking for someone to run our Swiss operation, based in the UK for part of the year and then in Switzerland during the ski season.  You should have either a ski instructor qualification or catering experience and be flexible and able to work alone and as a hands-on team leader - this is an exciting role for someone who loves a challenge!
Abernethy Switzerland & Ardgour | Job Profile | No closing date set - permanent


Office Team - Abernethy Ardeonaig

We are looking for an additional team member for our Ardoenaig office.  A good, confident telephone manner and organised admin skills are essential for this role.  Training can be given for the right candidate.
Abernethy Ardeonaig | Job Profile | Closing date 31st April 2014


Gap Year Team

Have an amazing year out with a great bunch of people.  Learn more about yourself, God and others living on-site at our fantastic outdoor centres.  All food and accommodation is included in these salaried postions.
Abernethy Ardeonaig | Abernethy Barcaple | Abernethy Nethybridge | see our web page | Job Profile | No closing date set 


* Head Office is based at our Nethybridge centre

Please note that closing dates are a guideline only, if the right candidate applies, the vacancy may be filled before the closing date.

Job opportunities at Abernethy

There are over 100 people employed with Abernethy in a range of full time, part time, long term, gap year and short term roles.  Whether you are a school or university leaver or have previous career experience, our ministry regularly offers a choice of options to serve.

Abernethy is an “Investor in People” and we can offer the opportunity for professional development through in house training and through external courses. 

Most of our opportunities are on a “live-in” basis and there is a great community atmosphere at our centres.  Accommodation, meals and a salary are provided and there is the option to make use of the centres facilities and to visit the other Abernethy centres.

Whatever role you are considering, our main focus is the share the Christian faith with our guests, many of whom are 10-18 year olds and so applicants should be in sympathy with this and able to participate in our evening Christian programme.

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