St Bart’s is a vibrant and growing church, located in the beautiful city of Toowoomba (population 150,000) and 130km west of Brisbane. Toowoomba is renowned for its family-friendliness and temperate climate.
In recent years, St Bart’s has experienced a rapid expansion in the number of children and families involved in the life of our church. St Bart’s currently has 125 children as members of the church, and an average of 65 children (0-12 years old) involved each Sunday (but can be as large as 90). Each week, an additional 40 children (on average) are involved with mainly music and another 30 children with our Friday Kids Club. Children and families are a valued part of our church and require special attention.
We’re seeking to employ a part-time (0.75 FTE) Children and Families Coordinator to oversee, lead, and grow the children (aged 0-12) and families ministry at St Bart’s. The key focus of the role is to help shape and implement our children and families strategy, identify and train leaders, coordinate and participate in Sunday ministries, and liaise with other children’s ministries in our church. The candidate should have a passion for Jesus, a track record in kid’s ministry, superb organisational and communication skills, and be a strong leader and team player. Tertiary qualifications in ministry and/or teaching would be considered favourably. Candidates must also meet all requirements of a safe ministry check.
- This position is also open to a job-sharing arrangement.
- Remuneration would be determined in accordance to Diocesan scales.
- A full copy of the position description can be accessed here.
Applicants should provide a CV, a cover letter, and two references.
Applications should be emailed by Friday November 3 to Adam Lowe at firstname.lastname@example.org (for more information call Adam on 0410 512 782).