Kinderwerker Isaan 'Laat de kinderen tot Mij komen', zegt Jezus. Ook de kinderen in Thailand. OMF Nederland
Thailand Long Term
  • 117668
  • c) HBO
  • Long Term
  • 11/03/2019

Job Description

Children are often neglected in society and in the church yet God has called us to all people. With a focus on children’s work, church-planting units/teams are being established in Isaan, to help start Christ-honouring churches throughout North East Thailand.


Support your cluster in children’s work

Working together with other children workers in Isaan
children’s outreach

New workers will be mentored and supported by the cluster/team leader; will have the support of other unit/team members and regular meetings with their mentors. In the first term new workers will live relatively close to other team members.


We are looking for people:

  • Who are passionate about children’s work
  • Who have a burden for those outside of Christ
  • With Experience and/or qualification in children’s work
  • Who have Bible training resulting in one or more of the following:
    – a certificate in Christian Ministry and Bible Training
    – Bachelor or Masters degree in Bible or Theology
    – Masters or higher in Divinity, or related field
  • English proficiency
  • Either singles, couples, or families
  • Commit to at least four years of service
  • Complete member application process of the Netherlands OMF office including: application forms, interview, medical and psychological review
  • Raise full financial support
  • Attend Orientation Course in Singapore before coming to the field
  • 1st year in full-time Thai language, culture and worldview study, located in Central Thailand
  • 2nd year move to a ministry location, begin transition from full-time to half-time language study until the completion of full language and culture program

Living Situations

Ability to conform to a lifestyle that matches that of your ministry context. Some locations will present living challenges, for instance, a simple rural livings situation where there may be no running water and access to supplies and services is distant. Others can be located in an urban setting, with standard Thai housing where population density is high and lifestyle is busy, with people and activity all around. Lifestyle in Isaan can range from the most simple and challenging, to quite comfortable.