Karratha Baptist Church is seeking to employ someone for the role of Associate Pastor – Families and Community Engagement. This position will commence as a fixed-term 12 month 0.6FTE (3 days/week) contract, with the desire to increase to a permanent, fulltime position.
Situated in the iconic Pilbara region of Western Australia, Karratha is a vibrant, growing city. With a majority demographic trending toward young families and professionals, an opportunity exists to develop ministries that support the families of the church and build connections with the wider Karratha community. Karratha Baptist Church has a long history within the region, and enjoys established kids, junior youth and youth ministries. We have a desire to strengthen our connection with the wider Karratha community and have identified various opportunities to do so, which will form part of this role.
The successful applicant will have the following attributes:
• A demonstrated, vibrant personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Demonstrated ability/desire to develop and lead teams
• Demonstrated ability/desire to work with children and youth
• Demonstrated networking ability/desire to build relationship with a range of people from a variety of backgrounds
• BCWA accreditation, or willingness to pursue accreditation
• Working With Children Card and Police Clearance
Remuneration is in accordance with the BCWA recommended stipends. Housing and Cost of Living subsidies are included in the remuneration package and will be negotiated with the successful applicant.
Please click here for a full job description, or for further information please contact Nick Martin (Senior Pastor) on karrathabaptist@westnet.com.au or 0414892475.