The Internship with Emmanuel

The Internship is a church-based programme of personal growth and service alongside the staff of Emmanuel in which you will develop your natural gifts and talents whilst gaining new skills; Grow in your understanding and experience of God; And work alongside experts in a dynamic and exciting church environment.

Who is the Internship for?

The Internship is for anyone who has a real passion for God and the church.

It’s a year to grow in God, develop your gifts, and get stuck into what God is doing here at Emmanuel. You will be Brighton based for 3-4 days during the week, and will be expected to attend Emmanuel on Sundays. It’s a voluntary year with space to work part-time alongside it, which we strongly recommend.

What do you do on the Internship?

Your weekly timetable will include training, as well as serving the church in your focus area. There are also regular training blocks where we spend even more time investing into people whom God is calling.

Focus areas include:

Worship leading and songwriting.

Creative: Communications, video, photography, graphic design, writing and social media.

Production: Sound, lighting, and technology.

Student Work: Organising and managing undergraduate student work, mentoring students & reaching students on campus with the gospel.

Kids Work: Administration, curriculum and script writing, illustrating and acting.

Social Action: Taking part in the Brighton Churches Nightshelter, signposting people to support agencies in the city and mentoring a Friends First Trainee.

Social Enterprise: Working alongside our Pathway to Employment teams which include building Maintenance, property management, Catering and cafe work.

Event management and business administration.

Theology, teaching and preaching.

Berlin Church Plant: Join the Mosaik Church team in Berlin for a year.

How much does the Internship cost?

The cost of the year is £1000, with an optional overseas mission trip which costs £500. Unfortunately we cannot take on everyone who applies. However, we will prayerfully consider every application and where appropriate, meet with you personally to help decide if this is the right year for you.

Price: £1500 with missions trip, £1000 without.

How do I apply for the Internship?

To find out more or to apply for the Internship please email: