26 Jun, 2020

English Pastor (Full Time)

  • Camberwell Methodist Church
  • Camberwell Methodist Church, Cooloongatta Road, Camberwell VIC, Australia
Full time Church Church Minister / Pastor / Leadership

Job Description

The English Service (11 am) is a family friendly Inter-generational congregation of the Chinese Methodist Church in Camberwell. Based in the heart of the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, we are seeking to grow and nurture our congregation and establish a fruitful outreach to the families among the local community.


Role Purpose:

The English Pastor will provide leadership to the congregation (primarily families and 2nd generation children and youth) and will share the responsibility with preaching, outreach and other areas of ministry.

This role works closely with the Church’s Leadership Team and Elders and is employed by the Chinese Methodist Church of Australia (CMCA).


Key Ministry Areas:

The English Pastor, under the guidance and authority of the MIC, will have as his/her primary area of responsibility the outreach ministry of the English Ministry, including but not limited to:

  • Developing and implementing strategies in line with the Theme of CMCA – to share the nature and content of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • To implement a 2nd generation service program and content.
  • Training and equipping the English ministry individual and groups to be effective communicators of the Gospel to the local community and help bring them into a Christian worldview.
  • To develop a practising discipleship ministry.
  • Developing and nurturing Christian Spiritual Transformation strategies for the English speaking ministry.
  • To provide Spiritual Direction

The English Pastor will participate in other ministry areas including the following:

  • Active involvement across all Sunday services, in consultation with the Minister in Charge.
  • Pastoral care responsibilities across the church family, in discussion with the MIC.
  • Meet regularly with the pastoral team for the purpose of prayer, planning, coordination and evaluation.

Qualifications and Experience

The English Ministry Pastor must be theologically trained (minimum B. Th) and have ministry experience, including the teaching of the Word of God and involvement in Gospel outreach and its practical application.

For more information, please contact Rev Elijah Chew by phone (0421 468 655) or email at echew07@gmail.com.

Closing Date

Friday, 28th August, 2020

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