Every day you will feel pride in having made a difference to someone.
About the role
BaptistCare is seeking a part time Chaplain to join our vibrant team in the Mid Coast region covering from Tea Gardens to Port Macquarie. The role will provide quality person-centred Chaplaincy/ Pastoral Care that meets the needs of our staff, volunteers, clients and families and is consistent with BaptistCare’s Purpose and Values. Much of your time will be spent visiting clients in their own homes.
At BaptistCare, we empower our staff by offering flexible working hours, a supportive team, training opportunities and financial benefits including salary packaging and stability working for an industry-leading provider.
You can have genuine connections to people you help
You can support the teams responsible for delivering care
You can know you’re contributing to a purpose bigger than yourself
The successful applicant will have pastoral care qualifications, with theological training and a preference for aged care chaplaincy experience. You will have the ability to demonstrate a high level of spiritual commitment and a pastoral heart. You will have experience in or willingness to conduct funerals with the ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team and autonomously. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a recommendation from a local church.
We love what we do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.
We’re a not-for-profit organisation that connects with families, communities and thousands of individuals. You may know us for our aged care services -- we also give back to the community through domestic violence initiatives, affordable housing, and offering no-interest loans to the disadvantaged.
If you would like to be considered for this role please attach a cover letter with a copy of your resume to Peter Niven on PNiven@baptistcare.org.au
23 May 2019
Successful applications will be subject to a police background check.
Previous applicants need not apply