Director, Christ Church Guest House, Jerusalem

CMJ Worldwide is a dynamic organization with a rich heritage of 200 years of service and a diversity of ministries. It continues to bridge ethnic, religious and national boundaries, sharing the reconciling love of Jesus with both the Jewish People and the nations.

Director of Christ Church Guest House, Jerusalem position

CMJ Israel is seeking to recruit a Director of Christ Church Guest House to provide leadership and management of all aspects of the Guest House. 

Christ Church Guest House, situated in a compound alongside the historic Christ Church just inside the Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem, is an integral part of CMJ’s ministry in Israel. The Guest House has 32 guest rooms, a dining room, a coffee shop and a gift shop. The compound is the home to the Guest House, Christ Church itself, the Heritage Centre Museum, and the offices of Shoresh Study Tours.

The Guest House is popular with Christian and other visitors to Jerusalem and is increasingly attracting local people to events and for stays. It is currently the #1 listed B&B in Jerusalem on TripAdvisor.

Applicants should be mature evangelical believers with appropriate experience in the hotel and leisure sector and have a desire to serve in Israel for five years in the first instance. The length of any appointment is dependent on obtaining a visa to work in the country. Applicants should subscribe to the values, aims and vision of CMJ (for details, see

It is essential that the successful candidate has appropriate backing from a home church or ministry.

Potential candidates for the position will be interviewed by Skype or, if in Israel, in person.

A Job Description is available on request from Linda Cohen (

Applicants should send a CV and application letter, listing referees, in pdf format to Dr Garth Gilmour, Executive Director of CMJ Israel, email address:

The deadline for applications is 15th June 2018. The new Director should seek to take up their position as soon as possible after their appointment is confirmed.

CMJ Israel reserves the right not to make an appointment from the applicants who apply before the deadline. Late applications will be considered until the position has been filled.

Garth Gilmour
Executive Director, CMJ Israel

January 2018

"I say then, God has not rejected his people, has He? May it never be!"
Romans 11:1