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Jobs & Announcements

Announcements

The Reverend Ray Clifton

The Reverend Ray Clifton has been appointed to the role of Deputy Director of Formation, commencing on 7 February 2022. He will have special responsibility for the Graduate Clergy Training program and supporting supervision clergy in the Ordained Ministry Formation program. Congratulations to Ray.

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The Reverend Erika Williams

The Reverend Erika Williams will be Commissioned as Priest-in-Charge of the Parish of Bundaberg West on Friday 11 February 2022, 6.30 pm at The Church of the Good Shepherd, Bundaberg West. The liturgical colour is red. Congratulations to Erika.

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The Reverend Patrick King

The Reverend Patrick King was to be Commissioned as Priest-in-Charge of the Parish of Hamilton on Friday 21 January 2022, 7 pm at St Augustine’s, Hamilton – this has been postponed due to COVID-19. A new date will be advised soon.

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Sandra Long

Sandra Long has resigned from the role of Executive Director, Finance and Diocesan Services Commission (FDSC) to continue in the role of Chief Financial Officer of Anglicare permanently. Congratulations to Sandra.

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CEO — Christian Religious Instruction Alliance, Queensland

CLOSES

The Christian Religious Instruction Alliance, Queensland (CRIAQ), made up of 15 denominations across Queensland, is looking for a person with a calling to support the ministry of RI in State Schools to fill the role of CEO. The CEO will lead engagement with CRIAQ’s key stakeholders and oversee the deployment of central staff and regionally-based staff. See more.

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The Reverend Tim Booth

The Reverend Tim Booth will be commissioned as the Ministry Development Officer, Parishes and Other Mission Agencies Commission (PMC), on Sunday 6 February 2022, 8.30 am at St Michael and All Angels, New Farm.

Jobs

Parish Priest, The Parish of Strathpine

The Parish of Strathpine is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located in Pine Rivers which is part of the Moreton Bay Regional Council and 22 kms from Brisbane CBD. The parish priest will be supported by paid staff, as well as honorary clergy and dedicated volunteers.  The Parish’s greatest strength is in its variety of people and their willingness to serve through a number of different ministries. The large family-sized rectory is located near the church. The parish is seeking a priest who has a deep love and appreciation for community; is imaginative, creative, courageous and young at heart. This is a full-time role. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Sherwood

The Parish of Sherwood is seeking a new parish priest. The Parish  is located 11 km west of the Brisbane CBD. The parish priest will be supported by honorary clergy and dedicated volunteers. The parish has two campus locations. Loyalty, faithfulness and fellowship are the key elements that make up the congregations. The parish is seeking, above all, integrity in a new priest, as well as having a pastoral heart, someone who values the heritage of both churches and the people. This is a full-time role. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of St Lucia

The Parish of St Lucia is seeking a new parish priest (full-time). The parish has a strong musical tradition. Located 6kms from the Brisbane CBD, close to the University of Queensland, the parish is seeking a priest who can take the congregation forward in mission and ministry and is enthusiastic about the musical traditions of the parish. The parish priest will be supported by staff and dedicated volunteers. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Coorparoo

St Stephen’s, Coorparoo, is seeking a new parish priest who can lead the parish in its vision to be ‘A loving community of Jesus’ disciples making Him known’. Located approximately 10 minutes’ drive from Brisbane City, St Stephen’s has a diverse and multi-generational community, and a commitment to biblically-based preaching and teaching, mission, innovation in ministry, and pastoral care. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Caloundra-Glasshouse Country

The Parish of Caloundra-Glasshouse Country is seeking a new parish priest. Located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast (one hour north of Brisbane), the Parish incorporates three worship centres: Caloundra, Mooloolah and Beerwah. The Parish seeks to do justice, love kindness and walk humbly with our God. The Parish is seeking a priest with good communication skills and the ability to lead worship and preach in a way that helps parishioners grow in their faith. Find out more about the Parish and be introduced to parishioners in this short video. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Surfers Paradise

The Parish of Surfers Paradise is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located on the beautiful Gold Coast (one hour south of Brisbane). The parish priest will be supported by paid clergy and staff as well as dedicated volunteers. The large family-sized rectory is located next to the church backing onto a canal with water views. The parish is seeking a priest who loves Christ, His Word, people, and work; who is able to minister to and care for traditional and contemporary congregations. This is a full-time role. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Holland Park

The Parish of Holland Park is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located 6 kms from the Brisbane CBD. The parish priest will be supported by retired clergy, parish council and dedicated volunteers. The parish is focused upon both numerical and spiritual growth.   There is a newly built family-sized rectory next to the church. The parish is looking for a sympathetic and inclusive priest being passionate and committed. This is a full-time role. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of Pittsworth

The Parish of Pittsworth is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located just forty minutes drive south-west of Toowoomba (200km west of Brisbane). The parish priest will be supported by dedicated and friendly volunteers. The parish is faithful, friendly and community minded and is looking for a priest who will build on these core strengths. This is a part-time role. Please contact Bishop Cam Venables for further information. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of South Brisbane

The Parish of South Brisbane is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located 4 kms from the Brisbane CBD in the suburb of South Brisbane. St Andrews Anglican Church and buildings are heritage-listed. The parish priest will be supported by paid clergy and staff,  as well as dedicated volunteers. The parish is an eclectic mix of people from all walks of life. There is a brand-new purpose-built rectory. The parish is seeking a priest with a passion to reach out, to build strong, meaningful relationships and who can think and plan strategically to set clear visions and pathways for renewal and growth. This is a full-time role. See more.

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Parish Priest, The Parish of All Saints', Brisbane

The Parish of All Saints’, Brisbane is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is centrally located on Wickham Terrace in the Brisbane CBD. People travel from all parts of Brisbane and beyond to worship at All Saints’, attracted by the traditional liturgy and fine music. The parish has a strong outreach focus. The new parish priest will be supported by retired priests and a number of licensed assistants. The parish is seeking an energetic Bible-based priest with a charismatic personality. See more.