Schools Ministry Team Leader

Maternity Leave Position, 10-month contract with a possible extension

An integral part of Scripture Union NSW's work in public schools is built around groups of students meeting regularly and voluntarily on school premises at lunchtime.

We are seeking a motivated, passionate and organised Schools Ministry Team Leader for this important work in NSW schools. The Schools Ministry Team Leader will work with the Schools Ministry Director, Schools Action Team, the Scripture Union NSW staff team and our hundreds of volunteer leaders to achieve certain strategic goals.

The role involves overseeing staff, recruitment of volunteers, training of our volunteers and students, overseeing ISCF/SUPA directors and developing the schools ministry arm of Scripture Union NSW.

The suitable applicant will:

  • Be a committed Christian with a heart to serve God’s kingdom in an interdenominational setting in accordance with Scripture Union’s Aims, Beliefs and Working Principles

  • Have a demonstrated ability to work in Christian ministry with children and young people

  • Have experience leading a team of staff and volunteers

  • Be an excellent communicator both verbally and in written form

  • Have strong project and event management skills

  • Be organised and efficient with administration

  • Understand and effectively operate within the public school sector

Please email your resume and cover letter addressing the criteria listed above, including details of your church involvement, to by Friday 2nd February 2018.

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