Placements Vacant and Finalised

Positions designated as placements are open to all Uniting Church Ministers, Deacons, Exit Students, specified Youth Workers and those in Ministry of Pastor who have a current UCA Policy History Check.

If you wish to express an interest in any of these placements, or would like to have a look at a profile, please advise Rev Philip Gardner, You should also inform your Presbytery's representative on the Placements Committee of your interest. The Placements Committee normally meets on the 4th Monday of the month when names of Ministry people will be considered to fill a number of these placements.

Ministers from other denominations: Contact our office (08) 8236 4200 and ask for the Associate General Secretary for current entry procedures.

Placements Finalised (Updated 27th April 2022)

Rev Dr Tim Hein as Executive Officer, MLD from 1 April 2022

Rev Paul Turley as Wimala Regional Coordinator (0.4) from 1 April 2022

Rev Frances Bartlett to Semaphore UC (0.6) from 1 May 2022

Kym Diment (MOP) to Bordertown (0.8) from 1 May 2022

Rev Geoff Tiller to Modbury UC (0.5) from 1 May 2022

Andrew Kieselbach (MOP) as Chaplain, Prince Alfred College (0.7) (2nd placement) from 16 May 2022

Rev Dr Vicky Balabanski as Principal, UCLT from 1 August 2022

Advertised Placements

Advisor Faith Engagement/ Principal Chaplain, Correctional Services:

Applications Close: Friday 29 April at 4.00pm

Enquiries: Rev Wendy Prior 8236 4254

Applications to Rev Philip Gardner 0409077076

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Profiles Available

Profiles Not Yet Available

Generate Presbytery

Generate Presbytery

Naracoorte UC    
Salisbury UC  

Presbytery of Southern SA

Presbytery of Southern SA

Adare UC

Expressions of interest to

Glengowrie UC (0.5) (Vacant 2023)


Noarlunga UC (0.8)


Pilgrim UC, Adelaide (2 full time placements):

  • Minister - Mission, Community Engagement and Pastoral Care
  • Minister of the Word - Ministry Team Coordinator

Expressions of interest to


Wimala Presbytery

Wimala Presbytery

Croydon Park UC (0.3) Berri UC / Barmera UC
Lefevre UC (0.4)  Port Augusta UAICC
Kadina Wallaroo UC  
Para Vista (0.3)  
Western Link (0.5)  

Placements Across Two Presbyteries

Placements Across Two Presbyteries

  County Jervois (Generate and Wimala)


National Placements Vacant

Defence Force Chaplaincy>

Northern Synod>

Synod of NSW>

Synod of Victoria and Tasmania>

Synod of WA>

Qld Synod

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