Scripture Union Australia

Who we are

Scripture Union is a Christian organisation seeking to bring God’s love, hope and good news to children, young people and their families. We work with local schools, local churches of all denominations, and community groups, towards a common vision: To see each child and young person connected and supported in community, serving others, and experiencing fullness of life.

Our values

Children and young people matter

Every child and young person matters deeply to God and deserves a safe and meaningful life.

Working together

We support families and adult role models as they seek to positively influence children’s lives. We work with schools, local communities, and churches in serving children and young people and their families.

Stewardship

As stewards of opportunities and resources, we will remain creative, innovative, sustainable, responsive, and effective.

Respect

We treat all people with respect, holding an attitude of servanthood and unity of purpose.

Discovery

Respecting choice, we encourage children and young people to explore their spirituality.

21 Apr, 2022  
About Scripture Union Chaplaincy SU Chaplaincy models the compassion and unconditional love demonstrated and taught by Jesus, as recorded in the Bible. Chaplains will be sensitive to, respectful of, and available to all regardless of beliefs or religious affiliations.  All SU Chaplaincy staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture and are committed to the highest standards of safety and care in our work with children, young people and families. School Chaplaincy Chaplains provide spiritual and emotional support to school communities. They are in the prevention and support business: helping students find a better way to deal with issues ranging from family breakdown and loneliness, to drug abuse, depression and anxiety. They provide a listening ear and a caring presence for kids in crisis, and those who just need a friend. They also provide support for staff and parents in school communities. We have multiple chaplaincy positions...
Scripture Union Australia Multiple Locations Part time / Full time