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Parish Priest, The Parish of Strathpine (becoming vacant early 2022)

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, Parish of Hamilton (becoming vacant end 2021)

The Parish of Hamilton is seeking a new parish priest who will grow and strengthen connections with the community. Located 5kms from the Brisbane CBD and with a recently-renovated rectory adjacent to the church, the parish has a rich history and standing as a memorial church in a heritage precinct with beautiful stained glass windows. The congregation of St Augustine’s has always valued a comprehensive, moderate and liberal Anglicanism. This full time position is supported by a team of vibrant and energetic staff and volunteers. 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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Rector, Parish of Sawtell (Diocese of Grafton)

Are you looking for a new challenge in ministry on the beautiful NSW North Coast? A vacancy exists in the Parish of Sawtell, Diocese of Grafton, for a priest with a pastoral heart, who is a leader and team player. This is an exciting opportunity to serve in a parish with one worship centre on the rapidly growing Coffs Coast, and join the Diocese of Grafton on its journey of working collaboratively to grow disciples and reach out in mission. 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 Chelmer-Graceville

The Parish of Chelmer-Graceville is seeking a new parish priest. The Parish is located 9 kms west of Brisbane CBD in the leafy well-established suburbs of Chelmer and Graceville. St David’s has a fine collection of stained-glass windows and is heritage listed. The parish has a vibrant community. The parish priest will be supported by licensed clergy/lay preacher, paid staff and dedicated volunteers. The parish is looking for a person who can balance traditional Anglican values with the changing values and beliefs of today’s modern society. 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 Tamborine Mountain

The Parish of Tamborine Mountain is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located in scenic hinterland, 40 minutes from the Gold Coast beaches, with the principal church (St George’s) located in Eagle Heights and an additional church (St Luke’s) located in Canungra. The parish priest will be supported by three retired priests, a clerical assistant, a number of liturgical assistants and dedicated volunteers. The parish is a friendly, hospitable and socially-minded community, with a focus on outreach activities. The rectory is a large family-sized home based in Eagle Heights. The parish is seeking a compassionate, enthusiastic and energetic priest, who is solid in Anglican identity and in knowledge of the scriptures. 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.