09 May, 2022

Assistant Chaplain

  • Shore
  • North Sydney NSW, Australia
Full time Chaplain

Job Description

Shore is a leading Anglican Day and Boarding School, emphasising excellence in academic, cultural and sporting pursuits and fostering integrity in moral and spiritual development in a Christian environment.  Established in 1889 as a leading comprehensive school for the education of boys, Shore welcomed girls to the Early Learning Centre and K, 1, 2 Preparatory School at its Northbridge Campus in 2003. The rich history and traditions of Shore have powerfully shaped the School, fostering a sense of community and belonging.

Shore is seeking to appoint an Assistant Chaplain ideally for the commencement of Term 3. The Assistant Chaplain is an integral member of the Chaplaincy Team, supporting the vision for the School’s Christian ministry and spiritual life. The Assistant Chaplain supports the Christian priority of the school, seeking to encourage the spiritual development and character formation of the students.

The Assistant Chaplain partners with the Chaplain in inspiring, engaging and providing relevant Christian Ministry through Chapel, Christian Studies classes, Pastoral care and the Christian community. As part of the Chaplaincy team, this role helps build the Christian community amongst students, staff, parents and Old Boys.

The Assistant Chaplain will work with the Chaplain and the Chaplaincy team to support the strategic vision of the School’s Christian Ministry and spiritual life.

Key components of this pivotal role include:

  • Assisting the Chaplain in the delivery of the Christian vision for the school in such areas as Chapel, Christian Studies classes and the voluntary Christian groups
  • Providing opportunities for the School community to experience spiritual development, to explore and to grow in the Christian faith
  • Assisting the Chaplain to deliver a Biblical, relevant, engaging and audience appropriate Chapel Ministry
  • Assisting the Chaplain and other staff in the discipling of students in the Christian faith
  • Supporting the School’s Christian community

The successful candidate will be a passionate and engaging educator who can communicate the Christian faith with humility, perseverance, courage and a love of others. Being an ordained minister of the Anglican Church could be advantageous.

For more information, along with a specific job description please email Kristen Wright at kwright@shore.nsw.edu.au or apply online now.


Applications will close on Monday 23 May, 2022

Closing Date

Monday 23rd May 2022

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