04 Nov, 2020

Children's ministry

  • Oatley Anglican Church
  • Oatley NSW, Australia
Part time Church Church Minister / Pastor / Leadership

Job Description

Oatley is a beautiful riverside suburb on the George’s River. Located close to Hurstville, it sometimes seems a world away from the hustle and bustle of city life. A destination suburb, surrounded by beautiful parks, full of trendy cafes, and has a genuine family feel, with an ever-growing number of families moving into the area.

Oatley Anglican (OAC) is a vibrant church, with a wonderful community of people, seeking to make and grow more disciples of Christ. Our location affords us a unique relationship with the local primary school, and we have a Christian, community-based preschool on site. We have an exciting children’s ministry, and a growing youth ministry, we are looking for the right person to join in God’s mission in Oatley and tap into the wonderful opportunities we have to reach families with the good news of Jesus Christ.

Role Description

We are looking for the right person to join our team on a part time basis (3 or 4 days per week) with an eye towards building bridges and connecting with families in the preschool, school, and wider community. To do this will require equipping existing teams of ministry volunteers, and being involved in existing children’s ministries, with the goal of building relationships with families.

Main Responsibilities

  • Involvement in midweek Kids club ministry.
  • Kids church involvement
  • Building connections through the on-site preschool
  • Playtime style ministry
  • Organising seminars to invite the wider community, things like parenting seminars (etc), and building bridges from these to evangelistic courses (eg Christianity Explored)

Character and Gifting

We are looking for someone with an evident faith in Christ Jesus as Lord and Saviour. Someone who is theological trained, with a strong commitment to team ministry and team building. A person who has demonstrated the ability to effectively communicate, manage time, prioritise responsibilities and organise others. Someone with a passionate commitment to evangelism, and a vibrant personality who loves being around people and building relationships

Ministry experience is an advantage.

To apply

To apply please send a CV and cover letter to Craig Olliffe

Tel. (02) 9580 8950 // 0422 946 355

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