Are you an experienced manager of camp facilities?Do you have a passion for being part of ministry programs for children and young people?Based Siesta Park, WA About Scripture Union AustraliaSU Australia is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to supporting children, young people and their families to discover life through the provision of school chaplaincy services, camps, community-based missions, schools ministry, and at-risk youth programs. SU Australia also offers nationally recognised training programs in youth work through the SU Institute of Training (RTO 30548).SU Australia 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. (su.org.au) SU Australia is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 1,000 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches, and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia.  All SU Australia 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 Camp GeographeCamp Geographe is one of SU’s Western Australian camp locations.  It is located in Siesta Park (around 10 km from Busselton) and has been in the SU movement since the 1970s.Camp Geographe is a 92-bed beachside campsite, on five acres. The campsite primarily serves SU’s own camps and events but is open for public bookings when not being utilised by SU. Role RequirementsReporting to the Ministry Operations and Support Leader, we are seeking a part time (3 day per week equivalent) Campsite Manager to lead our team at our beautiful Camp Geographe campsite.In your new role, you will ensure the efficient operation of the campsite, creating a pleasant environment for positive ministry programs.  You will work closely with the School Camping team to ensure quality programs are delivered.  You will lead and manage the campsite staff team as well as being involved in SU’s ministry in the camps run by SU at the site. Our ideal candidate will have:Previous experience as a manager of a campsite or similar facilityAbility to work independently and lead a small teamAbility to create a positive environment for the team and camp participantsAbility to work outdoors in all weather conditionsPassion for ministry and camping programs, particularly for children and young peopleApplications 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 why you would like to work with SU and your cultural fit with our organisation. No more than two pages in total.Current CV Please visit our website (su.org.au) for a copy of the Role Statement. There is no formal closing date for this position, but applications received by 21 January 2023 would be greatly appreciated.  For all other general enquiries please call Bea Wickham, Ministry Operations and Support Leader, on (08) 9371 9100.Click here for Role Statement 50000 AUD Siesta Park 6280

Geographe Campsite Manager

  • Are you an experienced manager of camp facilities?
  • Do you have a passion for being part of ministry programs for children and young people?
  • Based Siesta Park, WA

 

About Scripture Union Australia

SU Australia is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to supporting children, young people and their families to discover life through the provision of school chaplaincy services, camps, community-based missions, schools ministry, and at-risk youth programs. SU Australia also offers nationally recognised training programs in youth work through the SU Institute of Training (RTO 30548).

SU Australia 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. (su.org.au

SU Australia is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 1,000 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches, and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia.  

All SU Australia 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 Camp Geographe

Camp Geographe is one of SU’s Western Australian camp locations.  It is located in Siesta Park (around 10 km from Busselton) and has been in the SU movement since the 1970s.

Camp Geographe is a 92-bed beachside campsite, on five acres. The campsite primarily serves SU’s own camps and events but is open for public bookings when not being utilised by SU.

 

Role Requirements

Reporting to the Ministry Operations and Support Leader, we are seeking a part time (3 day per week equivalent) Campsite Manager to lead our team at our beautiful Camp Geographe campsite.

In your new role, you will ensure the efficient operation of the campsite, creating a pleasant environment for positive ministry programs.  You will work closely with the School Camping team to ensure quality programs are delivered.  You will lead and manage the campsite staff team as well as being involved in SU’s ministry in the camps run by SU at the site.

 

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous experience as a manager of a campsite or similar facility
  • Ability to work independently and lead a small team
  • Ability to create a positive environment for the team and camp participants
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Passion for ministry and camping programs, particularly for children and young people

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 why you would like to work with SU and your cultural fit with our organisation. No more than two pages in total.
  • Current CV

 

Please visit our website (su.org.au) for a copy of the Role Statement.

 

There is no formal closing date for this position, but applications received by 21 January 2023 would be greatly appreciated.  For all other general enquiries please call Bea Wickham, Ministry Operations and Support Leader, on (08) 9371 9100.