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 as of 18 December 2019

Rev Barry Luke (Anglican) (0.8) to Lighthouse Church, Port Pirie from 1 January 2020
Rev Do Young Kim (0.5) to Prospect Road UC from 1 January 2020
Oliver Ponsonby (MOP) (0.6) to Eldercare as a Chaplain from 1 January 2020
Rev Ashley Davis to Project Officer, Rural and Remote from 1 January 2020
Rev Ian Dow to Region Minister (during Restructure) from 1 January 2020
Wendy Perkins (MOP) (0.3) Region Minister (during Restructure) from 1 January 2020

Advertised placements


Profiles available

Flinders Congregations (0.6) Booleroo Centre UC, Booleroo Whim UC, Melrose UC, Wirrabara UC, Wilmington UC
Loxton UC / Renmark UC / Renmark West from 1 January 2020
Para Hills UC (0.4)
Port Augusta UC (0.5)
South West Fleurieu (0.5) Delamere UC, Inman Valley UC, Myponga UC, Range Road UC, Yankalilla UC

Profiles not yet available

Adelaide Plains Community Church(Joint CoC/UCA) (0.4) Hamley Bridge, Owen and Windsor
Bridgewater UC (0.5)
Mannum UC (0.3)
Newland UC (0.7)
The Grove UC (0.3)

National Placements Vacant

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Commissioning/Induction Services

Rev Nathan Whillas Induction on 17 January 2020 at Port Lincoln
Rev Barry Luke (Anglican) Induction on 17 January 2020 at Port Pirie UC
Rev Do Young Kim Induction on 19 January 2020 at Prospect Road UC