31 May, 2021

Children's Secretary TAS

  • The Salvation Army
  • Derwent Park TAS, Australia
Full time Church Minister / Pastor / Leadership Mission Nonprofit & Social Services

Job Description

Start your career with The Salvation Army today!

We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.

The Salvation Army is seeking to employ a Children's Secretary to strengthen current, emerging and future ministry practice in toddlers and children's ministry in Tasmania.

The Children’s Secretary will assist leaders within their division/ region to:

  • Create Jesus-centred communities

  • Listen to the voice of children

  • Teach and disciple

  • Nurture partnerships with families

  • Foster networks - with schools and a range of community agencies


  • As a registered not for profit organisation in addition to your remuneration you will enjoy generous tax-free salary packaging benefits, in addition to your remuneration

  • Employee Assistance Program for you and your immediate family members

  • Corporate Private Health Insurance rates

  • Supportive and encouraging organisation

  • Flexible arrangements will be considered


This is a full time, 2 year maximum term position based in Derwent Park, Tasmania.

This is an Award Free position.


  • Relevant qualification in in toddlers and children’s ministry OR in another child related field (i.e. education)

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in toddler and children’s ministry.

  • An understanding of and commitment to the Mission and Values of The Salvation Army

  • A current driver’s licence

  • Complete compulsory training requirements with regards to children

  • Current Working with Children Check

For a copy of the position description or further information please email Captain Joanne Smith on joanne.smith@salvationarmy.org.au.  

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation that is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people, and protecting them from harm. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check. Applicants for all other roles require a mandatory National Police Check.

We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.

Additional documentation

Closing Date

18 June 2021

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