Browse a selection of short-term mission opportunities
International China Concern16-702 weeks
Frontiers18-64+2 weeks-2 years
Arab World Ministry of Pioneers18-501-4 weeks (depends on programme)
Mission Direct7-80 (80+ with insurance)2 weeks-6 months; longer placements available.
Operation Mobilisation18-305 months
WEC International18+From 1 month
Urban Saints13-2110-14 days
Mission Direct7-802 weeks+
Tearfund7-70+1 week-6 months
Gospel Literature Outreach18-65+Less than 1 month
Lee Abbey London18+Typically 1 year
Interserve Great Britain and Ireland18-752-24 months
TeachBeyond UK21-65+1-2 years
Navigators UK18-303 weeks
International Teams UK18+ (16 if part of group)7 days+
Short-term mission placements offer many people at all stages of life the opportunity to serve God overseas or in the UK for any length of time from a few weeks to a couple of years.
Whether you are a young adult considering a Christian gap year, coming up to retirement wondering how you might use your time, looking for an opportunity to serve as a team from your church, or are taking a career break to do something different - there is a wide range of options available to you.