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 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 4 August 2020)

Rev Leanne Jenski to Chaplain, Memorial Hospital (0.6) from 1 October 2020
Rev Scott Litchfield to Bridgewater UC (0.5) from 1 September 2020

Advertised Placements

Disaster Recovery Worker (Kangaroo Island) for 12 months – PD available soon
Chaplain, Lyell McEwin (NALHN) with a Mental Health focus (0.5FTE)  - PD available here:

Profiles available

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Loxton UC, Renmark UC and Renmark West
Port Augusta UC (0.5)
Tea Tree Gully UC

Wimala Presbytery

Plains Community Church (Joint Church of Christ/UCA) (0.4)

Presbytery of Southern SA

Adare UC (Victor Harbor)
Noarlunga UC (2nd placement)
Rosefield UC
Seaford Ecumenical Mission (0.4) (Joint Church of Christ and UCA)

Linked Congregations in Multiple Presbyteries

South West Fleurieu (0.5) Delamere UC, Range Road UC, Yankalilla UC
Southern Yorke Peninsula (0.5-0.6?)


Profiles not yet available

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Wimala Presbytery

Alberton (0.5) from 1 January 2021

Presbytery of Southern SA

Aldinga UC, McLaren Vale UC (0.6?)
Newland UC (0.5?)
Willunga UC (0.3)

Linked Congregations in Multiple Presbyteries



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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