30 Apr, 2024

Holiday Camps Coordinator

  • SU Australia
  • Perth WA, Australia
Full time Camps & Outdoor Education

Job Description

  • Passionate about providing quality school camps with an educational and missional emphasis?
  • Eager to see new ministry initiatives developed?
  • Do you want to use your leadership experience to make a difference in the lives of young people, families, schools and wider local communities?
  • Full time role – based in Perth.


About Scripture Union Australia

SU Australia is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to supporting children, young people and their families to discover life through the provision of school chaplaincy services, camps, community-based missions, schools ministry, and at-risk youth programs. SU Australia also offers nationally recognised training programs in youth work through the SU Institute of Training (RTO 30548).

SU Australia 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 Australia is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 1,000 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches, and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia.

All SU Australia 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.


Role Requirements:

The SU team in WA is a dedicated and passionate group, supporting dynamic and innovative ministry across the State. A Holiday Camps Coordinator specifically operates in the operation, growth and development of SU Holiday Camps. Reporting to the Manager, Camping & Mission, we are seeking an experienced camps coordinator who can operate in multiple areas, including coordination of SU Holiday Camps, overseeing growth and development of current and new camps, promotion of camps, and the overseeing the care and growth of volunteers. This role is a full time role, based in Perth.


Our ideal candidate will be:

  • An excellent administrator, with an eye for detail.
  • A great communicator, who is able to liaise with a diverse volunteer base, and able to engage on any level.
  • Able to thrive under time-sensitive environments to ensure our camps are prepared, run, and debriefed in a timely manner.



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 why you want to work with SU and your cultural fit with our organisation. 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 27 May 2024.  For all other general enquiries please call People Services on (07) 3112 6566.          


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

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