Are you interested in helping to transform lives for now, and for eternity? If so, EI can help.

We have a variety of opportunities for committed Christians who are called to serve Christ in the developing world.

We will provide you with a comprehensive training program to develop the necessary spiritual attitude and practical skills for work with the Church in a cross cultural setting.

Teacher at Church School, Malawi

Role description

Our partner church, Evangelical Baptist Church Malawi, is looking for a teacher to teach at a church school in the North of Malawi, in Mzuzu.
This Primary School has around 300 learners, aged between 6 and 18 (Standard 1 to 8). The language of tuition is Tumbuka and Chichewa for the lower years (Standards 1-4) and English for the upper years (Standards 5-8), but English is the official language for all classes. Subjects taught are: English, Mathematics, Chichewa Science & Technology, Agriculture, Social & Environmental Science, Life Skills, Expressive Art and Bible Knowledge.
The teacher would be required to teach, in addition to their specialist subject, Bible Knowledge and integration of Bible Knowledge into all subjects at school.

The school is 15km from Mzuzu town, but as accommodation is not available at the school, the teacher will live in Mzuzu where houses can be rented. A vehicle for travelling between school and town is highly recommended. Mzuzu has approximately 200,000 inhabitants.

Qualifications required

You have to be a qualified teacher with an appropriate degree.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Country Representative, Uganda

Role description

The Country Director is responsible for the overall management of the Emmanuel International personnel, partnerships, and programs in Uganda, seeking to maintain organizational health and growth. The Country Director is also to act as the focal point for the communications and relationships between the Uganda office and the international organisation, as well as the other National Affiliates and Program Countries.

General Responsibilities

Personnel Management

  1. Supervise expatriate and local staff assigned to Emmanuel International
  2. Inform and participate in the timely recruitment of quality field staff
  3. Ensure orientation of new staff is adequate, with clear duties and expectations
  4. Ensure staff policies, records, and reviews are current, timely and implemented
  5. Maintain the overall health of staff – spiritual, physical, morale, learning

Partnership Management

  1. Respond to, survey, and certify invitations from potential partnerships
  2. Maintain, deepen, and expand relations with existing partners
  3. Develop and expand contacts and networks with other agencies in country

Program Management

  1. Produce and maintain the strategic plan for Emmanuel International in Uganda
  2. Facilitate the development of new programs and projects, in conjunction with the country partners and in response to needs on the field as they arise
  3. Monitor overall financial expenditures in country, including budgets, fiscal controls, records keeping, and cash flow
  4. Ensure sound budgeting and forecasting for all country programs
  5. Ensure programs are properly implemented, monitored, and evaluated

Communications

  1. Develop and maintain the technology and equipment needed for timely communications within the country and internationally
  2. Maintain regular interaction with the International Office, as well as the National Affiliates or Program Countries which are involved in Uganda
  3. Ensure timely and complete reporting as required by donors, governments, and the International Office

Fundraising

  • Develop, implement, and maintain the system necessary to inform, proposition, and acquire new donors – both in country and externally
  • Initiate, develop, and maintain relationships with contacts and networks in country for funding, cooperative, and partnership purpose

Contract Length: Preferably 5 years, minimum 3 years

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Nurses, Haiti

One or two nurses are required to work with the 10 churches that EI Haiti has a relationship with.

Duties will include:

  • Holding seminars
  • Encourage the Health Agent in the churches and communities where the OEBB mission is working

Qualifications required

You have to be fully qualified and registered as a Nurse.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Field workers, Philippines

Role description

  • To work and live with local field workers.
  • Implement projects (health, education, carpentry, etc.).
  • To work under local project leader.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Area Representative Luzon, Philippines

Role description

The Area Representative will:

  • Sign up partner churches.
  • Supervise EI staff engaged in Luzon.
  • Liaise between EI and partners in his/her area.
  • Train/help partners be accountable to EI for compliance with governments requirements.
  • Raise awareness during emergency and ongoing poverty alleviation activities of EI.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Church Development couple, Philippines

Role description

The Church Development couple will:

  • Introduce EI to churches who could partner with us in supporting projects.
  • Recruit new project workers.
  • Work closely with representatives.
  • Preaching and teaching from the Bible.
  • Teaching appropriate techniques to help the poor in livelihood projects or other, better day-to-day household activities to help protect the environment and economically efficient.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

National Director, Philippines

Role description

The successful candidate will be trained locally and will have to work under the National Director for at least a year.

The following tasks will be required:

  • Look after the Philippine operations.
  • Supervise the staff in the office and on the field. He/she has three reps to delicate the field/program supervision.
  • He/she is a networker connecting with partner agencies.
  • Fundraise locally and internationally.
  • Meet with board regularly.
  • Represent the Philippines in international meetings. Work closely with General Secretary and International Council.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

Food Aid Distribution Helper

Role description

For the Past two years Malawi has faced a series of weather related disasters – starting with flooding in January of 2015 which displaced 250,000 families in 8 districts. This year El Nino has caused widespread drought in most countries in Southern Africa and in Malawi over 5 million people are facing hunger because of failed harvests.

Emmanuel International Malawi has been asked to partner with The World Food Program (WFP) to feed over 500,000 of those in need, in 2 districts. This will entail the targeting, and distribution of food each month for 5 months to those 500,000 people. Approximately 8500 tonnes of food each month will be received in our central warehouse and then loaded and trucked to the various distribution sites across the 2 districts.
We will be in need of motivated and organized volunteers to help with various tasks during this process.

Skills required

We need those with skills in logistics, warehousing, organized individuals to ensure all paperwork is kept in order and those with clerical, financial skills to make sure payments to truckers, etc. are kept up.

Please pray for the job ahead and how you might be able to help.

Duration

5 months, from September 2016 onwards.

How to apply

We are a faith based Christian ministry. We believe that if God is calling us to serve Him, He will provide the resources we need. We do not offer salaried positions.

Please contact the office if you are interested in this position.

International Director

Background

Emmanuel International (EI) is a global Christian ministry, which exists to encourage, strengthen, and assist churches worldwide “to encourage, equip and assist churches to serve the poor in wholistic ministry.” Its vision is to transform lives, for now – for eternity.
EI is an Interdenominational, International organization made up of affiliates and project countries around the world with a common set of goals and values which guides our worldwide ministries and partnerships.
EI is seeking an individual who, as the standard bearer, will lead the diverse worldwide body into the future with the goal of keeping the body true to its philosophy and principles, as well as helping all to develop to their fullest capabilities.

Job Description

  1. Be the face of EI globally representing its interests around the world.
  2. To work with affiliates and project countries to develop long term strategies and new initiatives and develop a plan for expansion into new project and donor countries.
  3. The director will be responsible for ensuring that EI stays on track in terms of fulfilling its mandate and holds to its core values .

Character Qualities

  1. Demonstrates a strong commitment to following Jesus.
  2. Biblically driven.
  3. Personal integrity.

Qualification, Education and Skills

  1. Cross-cultural experience.
  2. Pastoral or mission experience, with organization management skills.
  3. Demonstrate an ability to provide a leadership that will encourage a culture of trust in a multi cultural setting.

For additional information, please contact:

Sue Fallon
info@eiuk.org.uk