• Long Term Opportunities

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Angola (1)
Malawi (1)
Mozambique (10)
South Africa (34)
Zambia (22)
Zimbabwe (2)

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Bible School Co-ordinator

Do you have good administrative skills, the ability to relate to people, and a passion to see people being equipped with the Word of God?

If you do, we need you! We need someone with fresh ideas who can co-ordinate our 'Bible Schools' Project.

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Administrator

OM Malawi is a small, but growing field. There is a need for a Westerner to serve as administration over the ministry and school.  You will be responsible to oversee the running of a school as well as general administration task for OM Malawi. Are you an organized person who understands that administrative work is as much part of missions as is preaching and teaching? Are you passionate about keeping people informed about what God is doing in your ministry?

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Admin Coordinator

The Administration coordinator will oversee all administration for the Mozambique field ensuring that good systems are in place and everything is kept up to date.

Bookkeeper

The finance officer would be responsible for the accounts for the Mozambique field. They would keep local accounts and write reports for Africa Area officer.

Construction and Maintenance Manager

We have a partially developed training base which needs much work so we can train more people to reach the lost people of Mozambique and beyond. A manager who can supervise and train nationals in developing and maintaining the training base in Mocuba.

Farmer

A pioneer Farmer is needed to develop 15 acres of farmland into a commercial farm which can help to sustain the missions work in Mozambique. Who is also able to train and mentor nationals to do this work.

Financial Officer Mozambique

The finance officer would be responsible for the accounts for the Mozambique field. They would keep local accounts and write reports for Africa Area officer.

Hope on the streets for children trainer

Use your teaching skills to train missionaries and church members how to work with vulnerable children and youths who live on the streets. Equip people to work with vulnerable children and youths in a professional, godly and sustainable way.

IT Coordinater

The IT coordinator will oversee all computers on Mozambique field and assist with all computer issues.

Missions Trainer

Discipling and training students how to evangelize and develop vibrant communities of Jesus Followers amongst the least reached

Programme Manager

The programme Manager will oversee and ensure the smooth running of all Mozambique Programmes

Tailoring Trainer

Many women are left alone with no skills to support themselves. This programme will help the women learn vital tailoring skills whilst at the same time being disciple. This is also useful for missionaries to learn how to sustain themselves

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English Teacher

Are you a native English speaker eager to use your language skills to help build the kingdom of God? In this country where Arabic is the first language and French is the second, University students, business men and women, and even children are looking for opportunities to learn English. There are opportunities for certified teachers as well as non-certified. We are looking for individuals who desire  to share their faith through English teaching friendships.

Journalist

As a journalist with OM, you would serve OM offices around the world by writing stories for the purposes of advocacy, recruiting, financial development, education, awareness and prayer. The position involves producing insightful and engaging content of ministry, culture and people that will be used in print and online publications. The writer will accurately and creatively document how God is working through OM, while encouraging audience engagement with OM through praying for, giving to, or joining missions. OM journalists share stories of God’s work through OM that align with OM’s writing guidelines in a culturally sensitive way. Additionally, participation in local ministry and team life may also be aspects of your role.

Business person/Entrepreneur

Business pioneering opportunity for adventurous entrepreneurs. Come start a business to help reach the local North African community. Provide business coaching for our workers who are developing business platforms or bring your own business proposal.

Short term and long term opportunities are available.

Occupational Therapist

We are in need of an OT to assist local workers in North Africa(local untrained 'Therapists') to better understand the needs of the handicapped child regarding the stimulation of their senses. This would involve evaluating treatment that each child receives and making necessary modifications as well as assisting the local untrained PT to work out goals for each child and help the parents better understand the needs of their child.

Physiotherapist

We are in need of a PT (Physio Therapist) to assist local workers in North Africa (local untrained 'Therapists') to better understand the needs of handicapped children regarding their physical abilities and possible improvements.  This would involve evaluating treatment that each child receives and making necessary modifications, as well as assisting the local untrained PT to work out goals for each child and help the parents better understand the needs of their child.

PLOT: Preparing for Long Term Orientation & Training

Be part of God’s PLOT with hands-on orientation and training to prepare for long-term ministry. You will support and contribute to the work of long-termers while studying language (local Arabic dialect), learning culture, and developing your own ministry and residency platform. You will also be able to travel and see what life is like around the country.  The aim is to learn, be exposed to many different experiences and discover how YOU can make a difference here, long-term, sharing the Gospel!

STEP: Short Term Experience Program

STEP out to serve and support long-term ministry and gain valuable experience. You will learn some of the local Arabic and be immersed in culture, while supporting long-termers in their ministries or in supportive roles like child-minding or home schooling. You will also be able to travel and see what life is like around the country. The aim is to learn, be exposed to many different experiences and discover how YOU can make a difference here!

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Chief Operating Officer

A skilled and motivated individual is needed to run the entire function of administration and operational services for an International Missions Organisation in South Africa.

Field Personnel Officer - Africa Area

The work in Africa is expanding at a rapid rate. In order to keep up with the growth, we are looking for someone to assist our Area Personnel Officer - a Field Personnel Officer. This role will involve working with people from many different cultures, and being in the middle of what God is doing in Africa!

Africa Trek Leaders

The Africa Trek practices discipleship on the move. The Trek travels through Africa for 3 months at a time.  As an Africa Trek leader, you have the privilege of journeying on a number of Treks for approximately six months per year, serving missionaries and churches, while discipling Trek participants.
Africa Trek leaders are required to have participated in an Africa Trek themselves and must be willing to live in community 24/7 for 3 months at a time, modeling total transparency themselves.

AIDS Hope - Teacher

Do you have a background in teaching?  Would you like to use your professional skills to impact children in need?  AIDS Hope in Mamelodi is in need of teachers with a variety of practical skills and a passion for ministering to children. 

For more information follow:
http://omsouthafrica.org/get-involved/aids-hope.html

Communications

Ever looked at a magazine, a video clip, or at a flyer and thought to yourself, “I can do that! And I can do a great job too!!” We can use your skills, ideas, dreams and creativity!! Come and be a part of a cross cultural team devoted to transforming lives and expanding the Kingdom of God through multi-media.

Editor

Do you love to read about what God is doing in South Africa and across the world, but get frustrated when the story loses its impact because it has not been worded correctly - then OM South Africa Communications team needs you.

Finance Manager for Finance Hub

Interested in serving the Lord with your accounting and finance knowledge?  Do you have a heart for the lost in Southern Africa.  Come and serve with us in the Area office as we help the fields with their accounting needs.

Graphic Design

Are you artsy and looking for your place in this world and wondering how God can use your gifts? 

Are you constantly designing projects in your head?

IT Administrator

Attention all I.T. Geeks!

Welcome to South Africa! Do you like sunshine? Would you like to see the Big 5 animals? Do you want to live in the country that is home to the “Mother of All Nations”?

Join our team and play a vital part in our vision of “Reaching the Nations at our Doorstep”.

Get in touch, we want you!

People Care

Do you love people? Do you enjoy doing life with others? Do you have a heart for helping people grow spiritually, mentally, emotionally and physically? Can you be a part of creating a culture that cares for people? Whether people are on the field or in the office each person needs encouragement, motivation and a sense of value. People Care can play such a key role in journeying with a person.

'The Link' IT Manager - Africa Area

IF “I.T.” IS THE PROBLEM, ARE YOU THE ANSWER?

Do you have a love for technology and a passion for missions?

Be our skilled IT Manager in missions, taking charge of a growing office environment, featuring advanced networks and systems technologies in an African context!

'The Link' IT Support Staff - Africa Area

IF “I.T.” IS THE PROBLEM, ARE YOU THE ANSWER?

Do you have a love for technology and a passion for missions?

Be our Tier-1 IT support staff for the OM work in Africa. Join us, working with cutting edge systems at “The Link”, main offices in South Africa, or with limited resources in one of our other African fields!

AIDSHope Team Member

Are you young or young at heart and love to work with children? 

AIDSHope is in need of team members with a variety of practical skills and a passion for ministering to children.  These ministries include music, drama, art, sports, dance, computer literacy, and discipleship.

Animator - Africa Area

Quality resources communicating the gospel and biblical principles are in short supply around Africa. Become part of a team that addresses these needs with your animation skills. Work on a variety of projects using animation to communicate the good news of Jesus Christ to Africans.

Area Personnel Officer - Africa Area

Rapidly growing Africa Area is looking for someone whose heart is geared towards practical, process-driven care of people.  You don't have to live in the bush to be a missionary in South Africa.  We need office people too.

Area Recruiting Officer - Africa Area

Do you have a heart to see people get involved in Missions? Come and join the African Area Team as the ARC - a facilitator who takes initiatives and provides services and motivation that result in more people joining OM in/from, Africa.

Assistant Kitchen Manager - Africa Area

Do you have a love for cooking and baking?  Then we need you! 

OM Coffee at the Link and Bookshop is located at The Link in Pretoria, South Africa.

The Link is also home to the OM South Africa and OM Africa Area offices. Because Coffee at the Link and Bookstore is blessed to be rapidly growing and becoming better known in the community, we find ourselves in need of more staff.

Coffee & Bookshop Assistant - Africa Area

Do you have a love for people, coffee and books?  Then we need you!

OM Coffee at the Link and Bookstore is located at The Link in Pretoria, South Africa.

The Link is also home to the OM South Africa and OM Africa Area offices.

Because OM Coffee at the Link and Bookstore is blessed to be rapidly growing and becoming better known in the community, we find ourselves in need of more staff.

Diaspora Hope -  the Least Reached

Cape Town is the cradle of the least reached in Southern Africa. Many of the immigrants and refugees who come to Cape Town are from unreached countries. 

We are looking for someone who wants to reach out by befriending the least reached, meeting them where they are: at the market place, on the streets and in the neighborhood where you live.

There are other least reached workers in Cape Town that we partner with - you would not be working alone.

Impulse Participant

Are you young at heart and a free spirited adventurer who knows that there must be more to life than just study, work 9-5 for 40 years and then wait to die, but you are still uncertain what that is? Would you like to take a year off after school and explore the options that life has? Then this adventure gap year is just the place for you.

Journalist

Are you the type of person who reads something and thinks you could have written it better?  Do you 'proofread' everything, even cereal boxes? 

If you are passionate about God, about being where the action is and reporting back, then this opportunity might be just the right one for you! Why not invest your writing skills in the Kingdom of God by telling stories of what God is doing in South Africa.

Media Relations Officer

Are you a good writer, networker and strategist?  Would you like to become part of the media or community dialogue to increase public knowledge, understanding and support for social issues related to OM South Africa's work and to communicate OM's image and message?

OM South Africa needs your skills and experience to develop and implement our Media Relations strategy and to communicate OM's image and message with external media.

Mission Discipleship Training (MDT)

Has God been talking to you about sharing your faith with others? 

Has He laid a particular people group or country on your heart? 

Do you know that God is calling you to be a labourer in the fields that are ready to be harvested?

  • ....and yet you are still at home, struggling to follow Him, because you just do not feel you have the knowledge, training, skills or practical experience needed to step out.
Mobile (Phone) Ministry Developer - Africa Area

Mobile phones of different makes and models are widely used across Africa.

How about using your mobile phone expertise by joining a team that is seeking to make use of these opportunities.

Help create a variety of resources  that help to communicate the gospel and disciple the people of Africa through their phones.

Photographer/Videographer

Do you have a desire to capture what God is doing in South Africa and share it with the rest of the world?

Are you passionate about taking photos and video?

Then here is an opportunity for you......  OM South Africa needs your skills and experience to communicate OM South Africa's key message in the form of photos and videos.

Play Therapist

Are you a Christian who would like to use your professional skills as a Play Therapist to help children in need? 

If so, we would love for you to join OM South Africa's AIDS Hope Team.

Short Term Outreach Member

Do you have a desire to see people reached for Jesus and see Christians mobilized into evangelism and missions?  Then OM South Africa has an opportunity for you.  OM South Africa is looking for people to be part of national and international short term outreach teams.  You will be responsible for assisting in outreaches in South Africa as well as other parts of the world.

SportsLink Manager (2IC)

If you love sports ministry, admin and co-managing people and events this is the role for you!
The SportsLink Manager needs to assist the Ministry Leader in managing the ministry. He/she will need to get all the new team members familiar and compliant with the organisations expectations of them and help them transition smoothly into becoming part of the OM and the Sport link family. Most of the collective team administration, website communication and event planning will be your responsibility

Traffic Wise Coordinator - Africa Area

Presenter - Human Trafficking Prevention Program
Do you have a heart to prevent human trafficking from occurring?
We are looking for a vibrant and creative individual with a passion to eradicate human trafficking.  Someone who enjoys kids and is able to communicate well with all ages.  One who also has the ability to facilitate training for an older crowd of teachers, South African Police Service, etc.

Travel/Transport Coordinator - Africa Area

Our office often feels like a busy airport, as people come and go to destinations all over the world. It is visas, tickets, car hire, accommodation and pickups from the airport......

Are you looking for a challenge! Are you organised and able to keep tabs on a wide range of information?

Then this may be just the opportunity to serve the Lord that you have been looking for.

Video Camera Operator - Africa Area

Do you enjoy looking at the world through the lens of a video camera? Have you considered using your skills as a means to share the Gospel?

Quality resources communicating the gospel and biblical principles are in short supply around Africa. Become part of a team that addresses these needs with your camera skills.

Video Editor - Africa Area (Urgent)

Quality resources communicating the gospel and biblical principles are in short supply around Africa.

We are inviting you to be part of a team that addresses these needs with your video editing skills.

Edit together final stories that express the work of OM in Africa, training sessions and short films.

Webmaster/Web Designer

OM South Africa's website is the first stop for many South Africans and internationals to get involved in world missions with OM.  Why not invest your web design skills in the Kingdom of God?  You can help us inspire South Africans and internationals to bring the Gospel to the nations through praying, giving and going on short term trips or serving long term.

Writers and Journalists - Africa Area

There are many stories and testimonies hidden away in Africa that we want to get out to the rest of the world. The Africa Area Office is looking for people with a heart for Africa, and a desire to give God glory through sharing these stories.

Use your gifting as a communicator to build relationships and inspire people to get involved in God's work.

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Field Accountant

The Lake Tanganyika field is looking for someone to join the team to oversee the finances for 15+ projects and ministries. Hands-on involvement with ministry activities is expected. This opportunity is right for someone who enjoys seeing that all of the numbers are recorded and reported correctly and also enjoys interacting with the people making the ministries happen.

Building Project Coordinator

The Lake Tanganyika field is looking for someone to join the team to manage the building project of a new orphan school and skills training center for local teens.

Community Missionary

Missionaries live in remote lakeshore villages modeling a Biblical Lifestyle for a people living in bondage to poverty and witchcraft beliefs.

Librarian at the OM College of Education

Short Description: Literacy. Teachers. Orphans. Transformation. Education. Jesus. Africa. Does your heart beat with these words? We are waiting for you to join our team at the OM College of Education in Kabwe, Zambia to fulfil God’s call for your life by serving in our newly established library.
 
Are you ready for a life changing experience? Do you have a heart to bring transformation to the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children?

Office Administrator

At the OM Lake Tanganyika Field the team members working in the office have a constantly changing set of responsibilities supporting more than 15 projects and ministries along the lakeshore. The team needs a gifted administrator to coordinate the day to day work including planning road and boat trips, team travel, team events, maintaining up to date legal registrations with the government, and effective communication within a team spread into many locations.

Personnel Officer

The Field Personnel Officers’ primary responsibilities in serving Operation Mobilisation are:

o To ensure maintenance of accurate records and paperwork for all personnel on the field
o To comply with OM personnel policy and agreed best practice
o To assist in making personnel needs known
o To communicate with the home offices of team members
o Care for and value of team members
o To work with others, and especially the field leader, to promote excellence

Teacher

The Lake Tanganyika field has an orphan school for 180 children from preschool to Grade 6. Teachers are needed for all ages.

Academic Administrative Secretary

We are looking for an administrative secretary to provide administrative support for the teacher training team at the Teacher Training Centre in Kabwe, Zambia and teachers in the OM community schools in Kabwe. Skills required for this position include excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills, proficiency in typing, telephone, filing and other clerical skills, and a high level of computer literacy.

Academic Operations Manager

“Come, let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob, that He may teach us His ways and that we may walk in His paths.” Isaiah 2:3


Do you have a heart to bring transformation to the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children? Do you desire to empower men and women to become agents of change in their communities?

English Instructor

We are looking for a certified teacher to provide English/language instruction for the teacher training centre in Kabwe, Zambia.  This person would instruct adults to improve English fluency and provide instruction on how to effectively teach English, reading, and writing in the primary grades using various different instruction methods.

Hospitality Coordinator - Lake Tanganyika

Do you feel called to use your gifts to care for other missionaries?  Do you enjoy hospitality?  If this describes you, this is a great opportunity!

Here at Lake Tanganyika, we are reaching out to the lost people through impact projects and ministries. Approximately ten missionaries live on the Lake T base in a community-life setup. The base hosts between 50 and 100 short term outreaches each year as well.

HSC Area Trainer

Use your training skills and passion for suffering children and youths to train others how to work with vulnerable children. Training missionaries and churches in various African countries. Also training at our missions Training base in Kabwe, Zambia

HSC Zambia and Area Admin

Support those who are training missionaries and churches to know how to rescue and rehabilitate vulnerable children and youths on the street in a godly, professional and sustainable way. Offer valuable support with all admin duties including bookkeeping, keeping files, minutes and all documentation etc.

HSC Zambia and Area Driver

Support those who are training missionaries and churches to know how to rescue and rehabilitate vulnerable children and youths on the street in a godly, professional and sustainable way. Offer valuable support by driving trainers and students and caring for the team vehicles.

Instructor at the Teacher Training Center

“Come, let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob,
that He may teach us His ways and that we may walk in His paths.” Isaiah 2:3
Are you ready for a life changing experience? Do you have a heart to bring transformation to the
lives of orphaned and vulnerable children? Do you desire to empower men and women to become
agents of change in their communities?

Mathematics Instructor

We are looking for a certified primary/math teacher to provide Mathematics instruction for the teacher training center in Kabwe, Zambia. This person would instruct adults to improve math skills and provide instruction on how to effectively teach math in the primary grades using various instructional methods.

Medical Ministry Administrator

The OM Lake Tanganyika field has a small medical clinic registered with the Zambian Ministry of Health. This clinic serves the needs of the Good News Orphan School and serves as the base of the medical ministry going on in remote lake shore villages including monthly mobile medical clinic trips by boat. A skilled administrator is needed to coordinate the many components of this ministry from organizing outreach trips to doing medicine and supply inventory and resourcing supplies.

Nurse

The Lake Tanganyika field, located in Northern Zambia, runs a small clinic registered with the Zambian Ministry of health. A nurse is needed to live and work in remote lakeshore villages where there is currently no access to healthcare. Focus is on preventative health and health education.

Short-term Assistant Coordinator

Many, many individuals and groups come to Zambia each year to see what God is doing in and through our projects and ministries.

We are in need of someone with good administrative skills to co-ordinate our 'Short-Term Outreaches' ministry.

Do you love working with people from many cultures, and being able to see first-hand what God can do in and through them?  Then this may be a role for you.

Tabitha Project Leader

Tabitha is in need of a leader who is passionate to carry the vision of seeing women empowered, individuals freed from physical and spiritual oppression, and hope restored where all hope has been lost.

Tabitha Skills Trainer

Are you passionate about empowering women?  Are you skilled in sewing?  We are in need of someone who is passionate to empower the poor and marginalized through teaching the skill of sewing.

Vehicle Mechanic and Driver

Life in Africa involves traveling long distances on poor roads.  Without our vehicles we would be very limited in our effectiveness.

Would you be willing to join our team in Zambia to help maintain and repair our fleet of vehicles? We also need someone to help us with driving within Kabwe, and also to Lusaka. Creativeness,innovativeness and loads of patience are key to excelling in this responsibility.

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Communications Officer

Would you come and help us provide good communication about what God is doing in and through OM Zimbabwe.  We have so many stories to tell but we need help.  We want to encourage prayer, giving and participation in the ministry and give better accountability to our supporters.

Field IT Administrator

Are you skilled and trained in IT? Are you passionate about seeing the Gospel spreading to the nations but prefer to work behind the scenes?
OM Zimbabwe would love to have you join our team in a support role to assist us in making sure our limited IT resources are used to maximize capacity and enable workers to do their jobs.