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We’re a close-knit charity which has stayed true to our Christian calling since we were established in 1881.

The Fishermen’s Mission is an equal opportunities employer so when you work with us, you’re valued, supported and encouraged.


If you think your skills, experience, passion, and drive can benefit the UK’s fishing communities and the families within them, please take a look at our vacancies when they are listed.

Mission Area Officer – South Coast

Are you confident, approachable and empathetic? Do you want a job where you make a difference every day? Can you listen as well as talk, be organised as well as flexible? If this is you then you should take the next step and apply to join the family of the Fishermen’s Mission.

We are looking for an Area Officer to work the South Coast of England (covering from Queenborough in the East to Poole in the West, with support from team members that you will line manage). This job is about fishermen and their families. You need to be able to walk alongside people in the good times and the bad. They will need you to offer guidance and answers that will offer practical solutions and make a real difference. This is one of the most rewarding jobs you could ever hope to have.

The Fishermen’s Mission is a Christian charity that has been around since 1881. We help active and retired fishermen and their families around the whole of the UK coastline. You could be part of our vital work. We’re not caught up in qualifications or even work experience. We are looking for the right person. Someone who can plan out their own day, talk to someone without waiting for an introduction, listen carefully and respond with compassion. Sounds like you? Get in touch.

Job Description – Mission Area Officer South Coast

Application Form – Mission Area Officer South Coast

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Please download and send all completed application forms to Hanna Taylor at or to Hanna Taylor, Fishermen’s Mission, Mather House, 4400 Parkway, Solent Business Park, Whiteley, Hampshire, PO15 7FJ