17 Nov, 2021

Assistant Pastor: Children’s and Training

  • St John's Anglican Church
  • 6 Royston Parade, Asquith NSW, Australia
Part time Church Minister / Pastor / Leadership

Job Description

Do you have a passion for leading children and families to Christ and inspiring youth to ministry?

 We are seeking a gospel-hearted woman to join our experienced ministry team.  She will further our evangelistic efforts to reach people for Christ, growing our children’s and youth ministry in this vibrant part of Sydney.

 About the role

 This is a part-time position, three days per week including Friday afternoon and evening, and Sundays, commencing in 2022. This is offered as a 2-year position with potential to extend.

 Key responsibilities

  •  Initiate and oversee a new Friday afternoon Kid’s Club. This will include recruiting and mentoring leaders.
  • Be a part of our Friday night youth group team with a specific responsibility for mentoring female leaders. This will include training such leaders to raise up and equip future children’s leaders from senior youth.
  • Oversee children’s ministry, including mentoring and equipping those heading up our Kids@10 (Sunday School) and Playtime ministries.
  • Explore creative ways that we can further connect with local children and their families
  • Be a committed member of our Sunday 10am and 6.30 pm gatherings with a view to engaging with our young adults and youth.

 About you


A mature faith with evangelical convictions 

A heart for Children’s ministry

Ability to teach, lead, organise and reach people for Christ 

Working with Children Check and Safe Ministry certification

Experience in children’s and/or youth ministry


Theological qualification or presently enrolled in a course of study


About us

The mission of St John’s Asquith is to:

Love people so they may see Christ

Reach people so they may know Christ

Equip people so they may serve Christ

Send people so they may proclaim Christ

All to the glory of God


For more information on our parish, go to stjohnsasquith.org


Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, considering the Anglican Church of Sydney’s guidelines for stipends and allowances.


For more information about the position, please call our Senior Minister Brian Heath on 0438 223 189 or email your application and CV to office@stjohnsasquith.org.au


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