Our Diocese

Volunteer Parish Associate St Patrick’s Soho Square, London 12 months placement

We are looking for a committed Catholic with a burning desire to go out and make missionary disciples. Come and join a vibrant, faith-filled community in the heart of one of the busiest cities in the world at a leading church for the New Evangelisation. Your role will be to inspire young Catholics in the task of street evangelisation, to help run our outreach projects to the poor and to assist in the daily worship and community life here at St Patrick’s Soho.

You will receive one-to-one mentoring, lodging, food, a monthly allowance and assistance with travel costs and visa applications.

You will be given many opportunities to develop your leadership and evangelisation skills, as well as to gain valuable experience in parish life and organisation.

You should be a great team-player, have a strong desire to share your faith with others and show willingness to help out in a whole range of areas.

Specific skills and abilities that are required:

  • communication skills, including the use of social media
  • organisational skills, with the ability to take the initiative
  • practical abilities (parish/household tasks, such as setting up chairs, cleaning etc.)

Ministry experience preferred but not required.

This post is subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 1st August @5pm

Full description of the volunteer position and application form available on the St Patrick’s Soho Square website: www.stpatricksoho.org