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Justice & Community Chaplaincy Manager

Location: Norwest, NSW
Date advertised: 13th November 2023
Job Type: Full time, Permanent
Closing Date: 13 December 2023

We are seeking someone to lead Anglicare’s teams of Justice and Community Chaplains. These teams consists of a number of ordained and non-ordained chaplains. This position is open to men or women who are an ordained Anglican minister (preferred) or a lay minister who is eligible to be licensed (or authorised) by the Archbishop of Sydney.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work in a rewarding ministry and make a genuine difference in the lives of others working as Chaplains while strategically looking for opportunities to expand this important ministry. 

Key responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Effective strategic leadership and management of Civil Chaplains in Public Institutions (e.g. Corrective Services) and Community Chaplains located in marginalised areas.
  • Recruitment, support, development and supervision of chaplaincy staff.
  • Along-side the Partnership Development Team ensures Chaplaincy personnel are actively pursuing, creating and maintaining beneficial partnerships with local Anglican churches, congregations, and individuals.
  • Financial management of programs

Skills, knowledge and experience needed:

  • Ordained Minister of the Anglican Church of Australia, currently licensed within Diocese of Sydney
  • Proven record of ministry experience in a parish or chaplaincy setting;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team;
  • A personal commitment to growth in the Christian faith and an active member of their church.
  • Current and valid driver’s licence.

As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve older people and those who are vulnerable or marginalised by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.

To be successful you will be a faithful disciple of Christ with formal theological qualifications with experience in leading a team and in evangelical chaplaincy services.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

To apply for this position, please visit the Anglicare careers website and remember to include a cover letter outling your skills, qualifications, competencies and experience relevant to this role.

For more questions please contact Martine Morilly via email 

Please be aware that this job ad was placed and authorised only for the website.




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