Residential Community Member/Cottages Administrator

Part of Ellel's 2-year Service and Discipleship Programme

We are looking for a mature Christian to join our community. This will involve both spiritual activities at the centre alongside a practical administration role, reporting to the Cottages Manager.

Ellel Glyndley Manor, East Sussex

Applications deadline: 31 May 24


Spiritual Roles

As a part of our team, you will participate in daily team prayer and worship meetings, have opportunities to grow in your Christian faith through regular attendance on teaching courses and receive prayer ministry for your own personal development. Other opportunities may include welcoming and/or hosting guests to the centre; training in prayer ministry and opportunities to share short devotional messages with the team and/or guests on events; opportunities for teaching and/or group leading during events with guests.

Given our ethos as a Christian community, applicants are required to be Christians and have a heart for the healing ministry. Participation in our Christian community and performance of religious devotional duties is an essential aspect of this role.

Practical Roles

In the administrative function of Glyndley Manor Cottages you’ll be dealing with guest requests and bookings for holiday cottages or for church functions.

The ideal candidate will be computer literate and able to work with booking engine systems such as the cottages website, and SuperControl. The ability to remain calm under pressure and prioritise tasks according to urgency are essential along with dealing with guests.

Good interpersonal skills are essential as you will be in daily contact with the guests and team who come from a range of backgrounds, cultures and countries.  You will also need to be able to maintain a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality.  You must be able to speak English fluently. A sense of humour also helps as does an eye for the small details, diligence and flexibility.

The role is full-time and is a live-in position with full board accommodation (private bedroom and shared kitchen, bathrooms and living areas) along with an appropriate allowance to cover personal expenses.

We would love to hear from you if you would like to know more about serving the Lord here at Glyndley Manor.

For more information please complete the form below and we'll be in touch.


If you are interested in this position we would love to hear from you. Simply complete this form, attaching your CV, and we will be in touch. Alternatively please email us at attaching your CV to the email.

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