International Service Opportunities - Salvation Army Canada

International Service Opportunities

The Salvation Army is active in more than 130 countries worldwide. With such a wide scope of ministry, there are many service opportunities for both officers and lay personnel interested in serving overseas. Below is a list of available positions in other Salvation Army territories, prepared by the IHQ Personnel Department.

For more information, speak to your corps officer.

INTERNATIONAL SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES LIST

May 2019

Inquiries regarding the following openings should be directed to your divisional commander / department head or Major Linda McNutt linda_mcnutt@can.salvationarmy.org

 

CORPS OFFICERS

 

Position: Corps Officers               

Location: Various corps in Finland            

Special Requirements: Preferably Finnish or Swedish speaking. English speakers willing to try and learn local language would be considered.   

Date Needed: Urgent. Minimum 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers               

Location: Various corps in Norway, Iceland & the Faeroe Islands               

Special Requirements: Knowledge of Norwegian or another Scandinavian language.     

Date Needed: As soon as possible. Minimum 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: France and Belgium  

Special Requirements: Must be French speakers.                   

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Corps Officer               

Location: Brazil                               

Special Requirements: Preferably Portuguese speaking, but Spanish speaking with a willingness to learn the language and culture would be acceptable.  

Date Needed: Minimum 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Mexico                          

Special Requirements: Spanish speaker who is able to grow the work of Christ in Mexico.                                                                    

Date Needed: 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: South America East  

Special Requirements: Various Corps in Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay (throughout the South America East Territory). Fluency in Spanish necessary.

Date Needed: ASAP. 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Germany                      

Special Requirements: Confident leaders willing to learn German, for planting new ministries or in established ministries. We are interested in exploring an exchange of Corps officers for 1-2 terms. Some knowledge of German is required.             

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Hungary                        

Special Requirements: They would require basic knowledge of the Hungarian language and/or be willing to learn it.               

Date Needed: 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Switzerland                  

Special Requirements: Officers must be fluent in German or French                                                                                                               

Date Needed: Minimum 3-year term

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Southern Africa, St. Helena Island. 

Special Requirements: Should be spiritual mature, fit and healthy, preferably with no children.                                                         

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Japan                              

Special Requirements: Officers who would be willing to plant English speaking congregations, targeting locations in major cities.  The national Government is aggressively recruiting millions of foreigners to come to Japan for gainful employment.  

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Corps Officers             

Location: Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar                              

Special Requirements: Officers who have Corps leadership qualities to oversight community services and work with staff and local business in West Malaysia.                                              

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

 

FINANCIAL & BUSINESS

 

Position: Project Officer            

Location: Mexico                          

Special Requirements: Bilingual Spanish/English.  Preferably, a single officer or lay person.                                                                  

Date Needed: Minimum 3-year term

 

Position: Finance Officer – Training College                                

Location: Caribbean                     

Special Requirements: English speaking                                       

Date Needed: July 2019

 

 

TEACHING AND TRAINING

 

Position: School Administrator, Boroko Primary School

Location: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea      

Special Requirements: Administrative skills required.  Background in education is not necessary.  Open for either Officer or Soldier service.

Date Needed: 3-year term. Available immediately

 

Position: Senior Training Officer – Training College                  

Location: Caribbean                     

Special Requirements: English speaking                                       

Date Needed: July 2019

 

 

NURSING / MEDICAL

 

Position: Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist, Begoro Rehabilitation Centre                                                                                   

Location: Ghana                            

Special Requirements: The person should have experience working with children, especially children with cerebral palsy, and be able to work alongside the local therapists and train them in current techniques used abroad for the benefit of children.                                           

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Chief Medical Officer, Howard Hospital

Location: Zimbabwe                    

Special Requirements:               

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

 

PROGRAM

 

Position: Secretary for Spiritual Development *                       

Location: Pakistan                        

Special Requirements: The capacity to assist, teach and support national officers.                                                                                    

Date Needed: As soon as possible

 

Position: Assistant Secretary for Business Administration * 

Location: Pakistan                        

Special Requirements: The capacity to assist, teach and support national officers.                                                                                    

Date Needed:  As soon as possible

 

Position: Assistant Secretary for Personnel *                             

Location: Pakistan                        

Special Requirements: The capacity to assist, teach and support national officers.                                                                                    

Date Needed:  As soon as possible

 

Position: Secretary for Program *                                                   

Location: Pakistan                        

Special Requirements: The capacity to assist, teach and support national officers.                                                                                    

Date Needed:  As soon as possible

 

* These four positions could be filled by two married Officer couples.

 

Position: Superintendent for Children’s Home (West Malaysia)                                                                                                                         

Location: Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar                              

Special Requirements: Persons who have a caring heart and commitment and love for children (boys & girls, aged 4-18 years old, about 40 children currently due to renovations but overall capacity 100).  Able to work with staff regarding the programs / teaching / budgeting, etc.                                            

Date Needed:  As soon as possible

 

Position: Regional Leaders       

Location: Poland                           

Special Requirements: Mature officers with an ability to lead in an isolated environment.                                                                    

Date Needed:  July 2019