Team Leader - Mission Resourcing

Unit of Presbytery & Synod/Congregation: Team Leader - Mission Resourcing (Presbytery and Synod of South Australia)

Classification: Full Time Fixed Term

The Presbytery and Synod of South Australia has articulated its vision as an innovative, growing church proclaiming Jesus Christ, empowered by the Spirit to transform God's world.

The Presbytery and Synod of South Australia is seeking a Team Leader who will direct the work of the Mission Resourcing team within the Mission and Leadership Development ministry centre (MLD) in addition to having primary responsibility for one Mission Resourcing ministry; specifically mission planning, which primarily involves the training and equipping of ministers, deacons, pastors and key lay leaders in local mission planning.

In this key role, the Team Leader will provide strategic and visionary resourcing to the missional work of the Presbytery and Synod of South Australia in ensuring the Mission Resourcing team effectively deliver missional projects to enhance the mission of the church with congregations, faith communities, Presbytery and Synod.

The Team Leader will report to the Executive Officer Mission and Leadership Development. The Team Leader will be passionate about the gospel and church’s involvement in the mission of God and possess mission planning and community development skills. The Team Leader will also have proven developed leadership, communication, team-building and management skills.

This is a full time (1.0 FTE) appointment and in accordance with the Uniting Church in Australia Regulations the Ministerial Stipend and allowances will apply if the successful applicant is a Minister of the Word or Deacon.

For further enquiries please contact Rev Prof Andrew Dutney, Executive Officer Mission and Leadership Development on 08 8416 8420. Please forward applications to . The closing date for applications is 4:00pm Friday 29 September 2017.

Full job description/advertisement: Team Leader - Mission Resourcing (165 kb PDF)

Application close date: 29 September 2017 at 5.00PM

Contact person: Rev Prof Andrew Dutney
By phone: 08 8416 8420
By email:

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