Current Vacancies

General Secretary

The Council of Lutheran Churches (CLC) is looking for a General Secretary to provide leadership and management of its people, ideas, property and financial resources in order to support the CLC member churches and represent them in the wider ecumenical world in the UK.

The Council of Lutheran Churches is a representative and enabling body for Lutheran churches in the UK and has an over-arching charitable object of making the good news of the gospel known to all. CLC aims to enhance the Lutheran profile in the UK and to maintain effective links between the different member churches and also churches of other denominations in the UK.

A successful candidate is an active Christian with a good understanding of Lutheran theology and tradition, has a good knowledge of inter-faith issues and of ecumenical organisations and churches in the UK. CLC is looking for a person with a leadership style that is relationship orientated and supportive, a networker and bridge builder who is a confident public speaker with good written communication and social media skills.

The Council celebrates diversity and seeks for someone who is keen to learn and open-minded, ideally with experience of living and working in other cultures and with churches of different denominations. The person must be financially literate, experience in the UK charity sector is a bonus.

For detailed information on the vacancy read the full advert and the job description below. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact David Rogers at

Interested applicants should send their CVs and a covering letter to Closing date is Monday 10th August, interviews to be held shortly after.