Childrens Ministry Assistant (first half of 2018)

Read Childrens Ministry Assistant (first half of 2018)
St Anne's
Location: Strathfield, NSW
Date advertised: 3rd October 2017
Job Type: Part time
Closing Date: 30 October 2017

The Anglican Parish of Strathfield is seeking a Children’s Ministry Assistant for the first half of 2018 to work 1.25 days each week commencing in mid-January while the current staff member is on parental leave.

The successful applicant must be an active member of a Christian church with relevant theological and teaching qualifications. 

The duties for this position include (1) coordinating Special Religious Education (SRE) in the Parish, (2) teaching two SRE classes each week, (3) preparing for and running “kid’s church” each Sunday during term time, (4) running a Tuesday morning Playgroup during term time, and (5) assisting generally in related parish activities especially on a Sunday.  A more detailed duty statement is available from the Acting Rector.

The successful applicant must have a current Working With Children Check, comply with the safe practices stipulated in the Faithfulness in Service code, and undertake the required refresher courses.

The annualised stipend for this position is $10,678.50 to which a travel allowance has been added. 

The Acting Rector reserves the right to adjust the stipend according to the qualifications of the successful applicant. 

Applicants must send a letter setting out their qualifications for the position and attaching a CV to the Acting Rector, the Rev Dr Mark Harding, at PO Box 456, Strathfield NSW 2135 or by email to him at

Applications close on Monday 30 October 2017.