Passionate about leading and growing Christian ministry opportunities? Concerned for the needs of children and young people?Love networking, building partnerships and leading others?6 month, part time contract About Scripture Union AustraliaScripture Union Australia (SU) is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to providing Australian children, young people and families with opportunities to experience the transforming love of Jesus and to pursue a lifelong journey of discipleship. SU is part of the worldwide Scripture Union movement, a movement of Christians working with churches to make God’s Good News known to children, young people and families and to encourage people of all ages to meet God daily through Bible reading and prayer. ( is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 900 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia. All SU staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture and are committed to the highest standards of safety and care in our work with children, young people and families.   About the roleWorking collaboratively with churches, schools and volunteers, you will be responsible for leading the local delivery of SU ministry through training, coaching and leading both staff and volunteers in ministry opportunities within your district.  This 6 month, part time contract includes recruiting and managing a team of school Chaplains, and will be required for 2-3 days a week.  You will also be responsible for growing SU ministry in the geographical area by establishing new camps and programs, and coaching event directors and volunteers.This role covers areas around Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Please note this role is based out of a home office with frequent travel expected. You will need to be based in the area due to the leadership and networking responsibilities of the role. Our ideal candidate will have:A broad understanding of Christian youth and children’s ministryA minimum 3 years’ experience leading a team preferably within a not-for profit environmentDemonstrated ability to network, build partnerships and strategic alliances with a broad range of peopleTertiary qualifications in youth work, leadership, business or related fieldExperience and involvement in community fundraising and involvement within the Education sector is desirableDriver’s licence essential Applications To be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:Cover Letter– Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘ideal candidate’, including your cultural fit within SU. No more than two pages in total.Current CV Click here to be directed to our website for a copy of the role statement and to apply The closing date for this position is 5 December 2022.  For all other general enquiries please call People Services on (07) 3112 6566. (Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)Click here for Role Statement 60000 AUD Sunshine Coast 4558