The Joint Nominating Committee has today asked me to share the following with you in the hope that appropriately skilled, experienced and motivated people will apply for the position of Minister at St Michael’s in Collins Street Melbourne. Please pass on this invitation to people you think could apply…..if only I was younger!
A rare opportunity has become available for an experienced Minister who embraces contemporary, progressive Christian theology and has an understanding of the factors that contribute to psycho-spiritual wellbeing in us all.
You must be an experienced, soundly-researched and inspiring preacher who understands the opportunities a well-resourced city church can offer.
- Have strong leadership ability and dynamic communication skills
- Be able to inspire, energise and promote growth in the congregation, the life of the Church and its mission
- Be committed to ongoing theological education, integrating other disciplines, contemporary thinking and promotion of mental wellbeing
- Promote inclusivity and multicultural understanding
- Nurture people in faith and spiritual development
- Demonstrate experience, creativity and innovation in the development, management and evaluation of community projects
- Enjoy working collaboratively with others in the Uniting Church in Australia and beyond
- Understand the dynamics of a city church where all are accepted
- Show how you have supported pastoral care initiatives
For further information or to apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential response. Closing date: 14 October 2016