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SU Qld
Fortitude Valley, QLD, Australia

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Field Development Manager ACT



MITCHELL, ACT, Australia 


Chaplaincy, Church/Ministers/Pastors, Community/Welfare/Social, Other

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  • Do you have not-for profit experience?
  • Do you enjoy working within a strong Christian environment?
  • ACT location, Part-Time Role
About Scripture Union Queensland
Scripture Union Queensland is a Christian not-for-profit with a heart for youth and children. We are the largest provider of school chaplains in Australia, and each chaplain is uniquely placed to support our children and young people as they navigate life’s increasingly complex issues. We run camps, community outreach events and At-Risk Youth programs, and offer nationally recognised training programs in youth work at both Certificate IV and Diploma levels.
About the role
We are looking for a dedicated Field Development Manager to work collaboratively with churches, schools and volunteers in leading the local delivery of ministry through training, coaching and releasing both staff and volunteers into ministry opportunities within a particular district. 
Working in collaboration with Scripture Union ACT, on a whole ministry approach, across the ministers of both SC ACT (school chaplaincy and school programs) and SU ACT (particularly, schools programs and camps). 
The ideal candidate will have
  • A minimum 3 years of experience leading a team preferably within a not-for profit environment
  • Tertiary qualifications (minimum Diploma in Youth Work)
  • Demonstrated ability to network, build partnerships and strategic alliances with a broad range of people
  • A broad understanding of Christian youth and children’s ministry
  • Experience and involvement in community fundraising and involvement within the Education sector is also desirable
This role covers the Australian Capital Territory state. Please note this role is based out of a home office with frequent travel is expected.
In order to be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:
  • Cover Letter – Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements, including your cultural fit within SU QLD and with how you meet the key accountabilities listed in the role statement. No more than two pages in total.
Click here to be directed to our website for a copy of the role statement
  • Current CV
Please email your application via the 'Apply Now' link. The closing date for this position is Friday 8th February 2019.  For all other general enquiries, please contact People Services on (07) 3112 6566.
(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)

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