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Deacon 100%

Deacon 100%

Immanuel Church, Stockholm

In Immanuel Church, people of all ages, from many parts of the world and in different life situations meet. Supporting and helping people in vulnerability is one of our priority areas. It is for this ministry that we now need a deacon.

Our church is located in central Stockholm and is a congregation with about 1400 members. Every Sunday, services are celebrated in three languages, ​​and we are about 40 employees that, together with volunteers, work in ministries for all ages.


As a deacon, you are part of a team with two more deacons and a pastor. In addition, we collaborate in various diaconal projects with other congregations and also with, for example, the association Ny Gemenskap. The current position is external, meeting people in our city, many with lives in vulnerable situations, and also internal in relation to our congregational members.

Desirable qualifications

You are a trained deacon and ordained in the Equmeniakyrkan, a deacon candidate soon to be ordained, or have an equivalent education. As a person, you are confident with yourself, have experience of working with people in different life situations, have multitasking skills and you can set limits. You can communicate orally and in writing in both Swedish and English and are independent but at the same time a team player.

Driving license is a merit and as we strive for an even gender distribution, we are happy to see male applicants for this position.

We offer

You get an interesting and developing job where no two days are the same. You are part of a business with many exciting challenges and in a collegial community. You also get to work with many dedicated volunteers. Your workplace will be in the middle of the city at Kungstensgatan 17.

The position is a permanent full-time employment, with a six-month probationary period.


Access as soon as possible and by agreement.


Send your personal letter and your CV, to Immanuel Church, Box 6588, 113 83 Stockholm or via e-mail to church secretary Cathrin Sjöström
We appreciate if you state your salary claim in the application.

Last application date is April 30th 2022. Interviews will be carried out ongoing. 

For more information, see or contact:

Anna Berndes, Pastor and in charge of the deaconry,

Claes-Göran Ydrefors, Interim Senior Pastor,

Union representative: Geri Lindberg,