P/T Children’s Minister

Read P/T Children’s Minister
Good Shepherd Anglican Church
Location: Curtin, ACT
Date advertised: 11th April 2019
Job Type: Part time
Closing Date: ASAP


Good Shepherd is a medium size Anglican Church located in the geographical centre of Canberra.  We have two full-time and two part-time staff.   We have four Sunday services.  We currently have a membership of around 85 children, of whom half are under 5 years old.  More information can be found on our website at www.goodshepherdcurtin.org

We are looking for a committed evangelical Christian to oversee our children’s ministry.  This is a 2-3 day paid ministry position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Strategic oversight, program design, and effective implementation of the Sunday Kids Ministry (9.30AM and 4.30PM services), Wednesday Playgroup, Tuesday SUPA Club in local Public School and mid-year holiday program.
  • Strategic oversight of (small) youth ministry, providing support and working in partnership with the Youth Ministry Coordinator (volunteer).
  • Implementation, management and communication of rosters for children’s ministry.
  • Recruitment, training and resourcing of leaders for children and youth ministry.
  • Pastoral care for children and their parents where needed, in collaboration with other ministry team members
  • Continuous improvement and review of programs and events across Children’s Ministry at Good Shepherd.

For a full job description and further information about our church, please contact Rector Guy Matthews at guy.matthews7@gmail.com or 0430 358 323.

Applications should include a cover letter and a brief CV listing your relevant experience and referees, and can be sent to the above email address.