Whitehill Church of Christ - Senior Pastor

Ipswich QLD, Australia

  • Full-time Senior Pastor required
  • Ipswich location
  • February 2020 commencement

Whitehill Church of Christ – Senior Pastor

Whitehill church of Christ is seeking a full-time senior pastor to lead the church to fulfil its mission and vision. Whitehill is an established, contemporary, multi-generational, regional church with a passion for changing lives, families, communities, and the world with Jesus.

The Church is located in Ipswich, Queensland, and holds two Sunday Worship services with a combined attendance of around 340. Throughout 2019 the church has been walking together through a year of transition after a long period of stable pastoral leadership. The transition process helped the church understand its history and identity, renew a passion and commitment to reach the local community, and prepare for the appointment of a new Senior Pastor.

The key responsibilities of the role are to:

  1. Provide vision and direction to the church while promoting the desired church culture
  2. Provide strategic leadership through the development and implementation of strategic plans
  3. Preaching and teaching
  4. Provide leadership to the staff and ministry leaders
  5. Equip and mobilise the church for mission and ministry
  6. Build fruitful relationships with local community and Christian community
  7. General pastoral duties
  8. Implement policy governance with the Council of Elders

 

The successful applicant will:

  • Be a mature and growing believer with exemplary Christian Character
  • Be committed to the vision, doctrine, and direction of Whitehill Church of Christ
  • Qualified to at least an undergraduate level Ministry and/or Theological qualifications (or equivalent)
  • Have significant leadership and community engagement experience
  • Have proven, previous experience in building and leading teams
  • Be able to manage and care for people effectively
  • Be endorsed (or able to be endorsed) as a ministering person with Churches of Christ Queensland
  • Be able to obtain a Child Protection Suitability Card from Commission for Children & Young People We are looking for the successful candidate to commence in February 2020.   Applications close: January 10th 2019.
  • Note: Applicants must be permanent Australian Residents.
  • Applications must include a resume, three referees, and a cover letter.
  • For a detailed church profile and position description please contact our Chairman of the Council of Elders, Anthony Swincer, by email at anthony.swincer@whitehill.org.au
  • Remuneration and other conditions are generally according to Churches of Christ Qld guidelines.

We are looking for the successful candidate to commence in February 2020.

Remuneration and other conditions are generally according to Churches of Christ Qld guidelines.

For a detailed church profile and position description please contact our Chairman of the Council of Elders, Anthony Swincer, by email at anthony.swincer@whitehill.org.au

Applications must include a resume, three referees, and a cover letter.

Applications close: January 10th 2020.

Note: Applicants must be permanent Australian Residents.





Type: Permanent

Category: Mission and Churches

Reference ID: RT000034

Date Posted: 12/12/2019