The Nazareth Trust is a Christian, not for profit, charity registered in Scotland and Israel. Our Hospital, in Nazareth, has been in operation for over 150 years and our School of Nursing for 90 years. In 2013 we started to provide a mobile clinic service
into the West Bank.
We are looking for an exceptional individual to provide spiritual support and guidance to our staff and volunteers in Nazareth.
Reporting to the CEO, the Spiritual Director will need to be a Christian leader, with strong communication and people skills and have the ability to work in a complex, multi faith environment.
Core responsibilities will be to operate as an internal consultant on spiritual affairs, champion of employee relations and lead on crucial projects to strengthen our faith-based impact locally and internationally.
In addition the Spiritual Director will work in partnership with our resident Chaplain and support our international volunteer programme, SERVE.
Holding an advisory place on The Nazareth Trust Board, the Spiritual Director will provide an invaluable link between all employees, the Executive team and the Board ofTrustees.
Experience and qualifications required:
- Held a senior position in Christian leadership and Ministry
- Experience of the Arab culture and language
- Living and operating in a multi faith environment
- Pastoral/Chaplaincy/Mission field experience
- Some form of theological or seminary training
The contract will be for 12 months initially.
Salary: £35,000 per annum ( or equivalent) including accommodation.
Location: Nazareth, Israel
Applications: Send a covering letter stating why you are the best candidate for the position with your CV to :
Postal Applications :
The Nazareth Trust
14 Claude Street
Hetton le Hole
Tyne & Wear
For further information call :
+44 (0) 191 5208030
There is an occupational requirement to have a personal commitment to the Christian Faith, as functions of this role will be promoting and enabling others to express the organisations’ christian ethos.