About the role
Uniting (formerly known as UnitingCare NSW.ACT) is seeking suitably qualified people to cover vacancies within the pastoral teams of the Canberra region of Uniting.
The casual Pastoral Practitioners will work with Chaplains, other Pastoral Practitioners and Pastoral Volunteers to implement the delivery of pastoral care, sacrament, worship services and chaplaincy programs to meet the spiritual and pastoral needs of Residents, Clients, Staff, Families and volunteers.
Applicants must have experience in ministry in an aged-care context, demonstrating a passion for pastoral care. We are seeking a proven ability in, and understanding of, reflective transformational pastoral practice as well as administrative skills.
Working hours are in accordance with the Lay Ministry Worker Guidelines of the Uniting Church, Synod of NSW and the ACT and calls for the Pastoral Practitioners to adhere to the polity and ethos of the Uniting Church, and the Mission Vision and Values of Uniting.
For enquiries or for a copy of the Position Description please contact Canberra Hub Chaplain Heather Potter on
Mobile: 0419 498 866
Closing date: Friday 18th August 2017
Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual preferences, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.