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Programme Manager

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Programme Manager to join our resident staff team on Iona. Someone who can Plan and deliver creative events and activities that meet the needs of guests and visitors of all ages and inspire participants to take their learning into the wider world, empowering them to work for peace and justice.

The Programme Manager post is central to the guest experience and spiritual life of the Iona Community on Iona.  This is a fabulous opportunity for someone who is innovative, inventive and determined to find ways of carrying forward the programme sessions on Iona into the home life of our guests.

Staffing at Iona Abbey is provided by a resident team who live and work together sharing in the common life assisted by a wider team of volunteers. Work and worship are valued equally at our centres. A resident allowance is paid and all accommodation and meals are provided. Living and working on Iona is ‘life-changing’. We hope to welcome your application soon. 

Job Description: Programme Manager
Application form:  Iona Application Form 2022 with PVG.docx

Closing date: 9am, Monday, 20th December
Interviews: Between 5th and 7th January 2022

Application notes: 

Due to UK Immigration law we are required to give preference to applications received from candidates who already have the right to work in the UK. 

CVs will not be accepted. – Applications should be made using our application form and returned to [email protected]

Information: Working For The Iona Community on Iona 2022
Leaflet: Iona Community – Transforming Lives to Change the World

Staff are working from home due to COVID restrictions, so if you would like to have a discussion about the posts, please email your name and number to [email protected] and someone will call you back? 


The Application deadline for 2021 Residential posts has passed. We will advertise the 2022 posts on this page later in 2021.  Please check back for updates. 

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