We are looking for a new Evangelisation and Outreach Advisor to join our well-respected and vibrant team on a full time basis.

The Agency for Evangelisation and Catechesis (Southwark) has developed a strong reputation for effective and creative support for parishes in terms of evangelisation, catechesis and formation. This is chiefly expressed in the Some Definite Service approach to parish growth.

The person appointed to this post will be a member of the diocesan department for evangelisation and catechesis, accountable to the Director, and committed to working collaboratively with colleagues and contributing to the unity of the team.  They will be expected to have regard to the Catholic character of the role, and not do anything in any way detrimental or prejudicial to its interests or to the Catholic Church.

The Advisor will be required to participate in decision making and team activities; add expertise and knowledge, and contribute to Agency initiatives. Advisors may be also be required to attend provincial or national meetings (which may entail occasional overnight stays). They will be attentive to the importance of safeguarding and financial accountability, and be able to work alone or collaboratively.

Experience Required:

  • Significant involvement with the ideas and practice of evangelisation and discipleship and an informed understanding of Church teaching.
  • Excellent  communication skills, presentation and good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to develop good relations with colleagues, clergy, and laity, demonstrating good judgement, discretion, discernment, sensitivity, good humour, and a willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.

This is mostly a remote working role, with some onsite attendance in our London Office (SE1) and some travel will be required. Working hours are 37.5 hours per week, Monday- Friday. Salary Range £38k to £42k dependant on experience. 

If you would like to apply for the role, please send your cover letter and cv to hr@rcaos.org.uk by 15th April 2024. Interviews will take place on 22nd April 2024.

Further information can be found on the Agency website- https://aec.rcaos.org.uk