• Long Term Opportunities

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North Africa (13)
South Africa (20)
Zambia (7)
Zimbabwe (1)

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Arts Ministry

We are looking for people gifted in any area of the arts to come and be a part of a church planting team specifically reaching artists.  These are artist in the field of painting/drawing, dancing, theatre, music and more.  Come use your gifts to connect with others in your field, build friendships and share the gospel through your unique arts gifting!

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.

Cafe Hopper

Do you love coffee and meeting with friends? Do you have a passion to share Jesus with the lost? Come join our team in North Africa and spend your time meeting locals, building friendships and sharing your faith .. all while enjoying great outdoor cafes, beach side vistas, and the warm Arab culture.

Church Planter

Since our beginnings, we have been driven by a deep conviction that everyone should have the opportunity to hear the gospel at least once. Sadly, there are still thousands of peoples and communities that have never heard about Jesus, ever. We are looking for people with a passion for Jesus and a passion to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers established among the least reached. We focus on evangelism, discipleship and church planting among those who have never yet heard of Christ. Do you share this passion and want to be involved in either pioneering or joining church planting initiatives? If so, we are looking for you, and many more like you, to join us.

Elementary/Primary School Teacher

Are you certified to teach elementary school and would like to use your skills on the mission field?  Our city has an International School run by Christian workers that is always looking for more teachers. Use your skills to bless internationals with an encouraging learning environment.  The hope is for this position to also create sharing moments and opportunities with local Arab teachers as well as with families, students, and new local friends.

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 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.

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!

Sports Ministry

Sports fields of all kinds are at the centre of every community around the world, filled with people competing and sharing life together. We believe every sports field can become a harvest field for discipleship and generate hope for families and communities through the transforming love of Jesus Christ. We want to see athletes and coaches, local churches and communities make the most of sports through sharing Christ in relational and relevant ways, such as hosting community sports activities, engaging in sports leagues, training coaches and athletes in applying biblical principles to sports, and much more.
If you have a passion for sports and a passion to bring the gospel to those who have never heard before, come find your fit with OM.

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!

Team Members

Since our beginnings, we have been driven by a deep conviction that everyone should have the opportunity to hear the gospel at least once. Sadly, there are still thousands of peoples and communities that have never heard about Jesus, ever. Do you share our passion for these people to hear of His fame and renown? Come. Join one of our teams and be amazed at how God is working in lives and communities around the world, and be amazed at how He works in your life, as well. We are looking for you, and many more like you, to join us on this journey to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers established among the least reached all over the world.

Training Officer

Use your skills to teach, guide, and challenge new team members as they go through the Field Training

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Accountant (Africa Area – Finance Hub)

Accountant to form part of a dynamic finance team for the Africa Area Hub, that serves missions, discipleship training, schools and other ministries through the rest of Africa. We are based in Pretoria South 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

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.

Chief Operating Officer

As a senior member of the OM South Africa leadership team, the COO will report directly to the Field Leader/ National Director (FL/ND) and be responsible for the effective and efficient operations of OM South Africa.
OM South Africa is in the process of converting to a Non-Profit Company (NPC) and on completion of this process the COO will be an ex officio member of the Board of Directors of the NPC.
This is a full-time position to be fulfilled at OM South Africa's head office in Pretoria.

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.

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.

Diaspora Hope -  the Least Reached

In the Mother City called Cape Town you will find our team in many different places sharing the love of Christ with people. Some are on the streets in various market areas and others are at our Empowerment Centre called: Chanua. Chanua is a Swahili word meaning “Thrive”. We don’t want people to simple survive but to thrive both in a practical way and spiritually.
We befriend foreigners and neighbors from other faiths.

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!

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.

Financial Developer

Do you have the skills to be a catalyst for generosity to see that happen? As part of a dynamic team working in an essential ministry within OM, you will be a key part of the work. We are looking for someone who has the character to be self-motivated, trustworthy and who has a keen eye for opportunities. Your work will cover a number of fields across Africa as well as a wide-range of topics, from donor relations, compliance to business and cross-cultural teams.

Head of Ministries Department

Head of Ministries Department oversees all the team leaders in the various ministries within OM South Africa. This person would also ensure that the vision and goals of all ministry teams aligns with with vision of OM - " we want to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers amongst the least reached".

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!

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.
Missions Mobiliser

The mobilising role exists to mobilise Jesus followers to live and work among the least reached in an authentic manner. We do this by inspiring, connecting & equipping these Jesus-followers to and for God's mission.

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.

Personnel/HR Team Member

Do you enjoy working with people? Do you enjoy administration? Come join our Personnel Department in South Africa!
OM South Africa is one of the largest non-profit organisations in South Africa! We have 300+ volunteers and approximately 100 trainees each year.
Your roles in summary will be to help with recruitment & ensuring the well being of all the people in OM South Africa.

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.

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Community Missionary

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

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.

Kingdom Kids Teacher

Teaching MKs, children, Africa

Kingdom Kids is a morning programme for local children.  The children range in age from 2.5 - 5 years.  Some children are MKs and others are from local farms.

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.

MissionaryTeacher

The Lake Tanganyika field has an orphan school for 200+ children from preschool to Grade 7. Teachers are needed for all ages.

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

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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.