08 Apr, 2024

Leavers Ningaloo Team Leader

  • SU Australia
  • Perth WA, Australia
Temporary Camps & Outdoor Education

Job Description

  • Do you have a passion for the great outdoors and a strong work ethic?
  • Do you want to use your leadership experience to make a difference in the lives of young people, schools and wider local communities?
  • Based in Bayswater (Perth Office)
  • Fixed term contract (12 months)

About Scripture Union Australia

Scripture Union Australia (SU) is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to providing Australian children, young people and families with opportunities to experience the transforming love of Jesus and to pursue a lifelong journey of discipleship. 

SU is part of the worldwide Scripture Union movement, a movement of Christians working with churches to make God’s Good News known to children, young people and families and to encourage people of all ages to meet God daily through Bible reading and prayer. (su.org.au)

SU is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 900 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia. 

All SU 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.  

About the role

We are seeking a part-time (fixed-term) Leavers Ningaloo Team Leader who will plan, prepare and deliver this flagship SU program in conjunction with our Camp & Missions Team. In this role, you will build a strong culture and a high-performance team of volunteers, and oversee all facets of the program and its operations. This position is part-time (1 day per week).

What we offer:

  • 5 weeks annual leave (pro-rata)
  • Close knit team environment
  • 2 devotion days a year and annual prayer retreat

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in camping and facilitating programs for young people (preferably within a Christian ministry context)
  • Great administrative, communication and project management skills
  • Experience in leading and training volunteers
  • Passion for ministry and camping programs
  • Previous experience of volunteering on Leavers Ningaloo is highly desirable

Applications

To be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:

  • Cover Letter – Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘ideal candidate’, including your cultural fit within SU. No more than two pages in total.
  • Current CV

Click here to be directed to our website for a copy of the Role Statement and to apply. 

The closing date for this position is 22nd April 2024.  For all other general enquiries please call Craig Parker - Regional Director, Western Region on (08) 9371 9100.

(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)

 


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