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Reference Number 14250
Position Title Club Chaplain
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Maximum Term Full Time
Organisation Social Mission
Location Club and Hotel Chaplains
Award/Enterprise Agreement Award Free
Position Summary

Work for an organisation that really makes a difference


  • Position Located in Revesby
  • Unique pastoral support opportunity
  • Friendly & supportive working environment
  • Genuine commitment to work/life balance
  • Excellent benefits & salary packaging options
  • Full-time (38 hours per week), maximum term until September 2022
  • Leading not for profit organisation


The organisation:

The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping over 1 million Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers you the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most. Our message is based on the Bible; our ministry is motivated by our love for God.  The mission is both spiritual and practical, encompassing the preaching of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the alleviation of human suffering and distress without discrimination. Everyday has meaning when you work with us. Your work makes a real difference to the lives of others. We enrich the lives of those we serve, by adding value to the experience of life.  As an industry leader, we value our staff and our clients. Join us and be a part of a team that works together to change lives.


The role:

An exciting opportunity has become available for a motivated individual to join our team as a Club Chaplain. Club Chaplaincy is a new mission opportunity forged through an agreement between The Salvation Army and Clubs NSW. As the Club Chaplain, you will be required to provide emotional, practical and spiritual support to patrons and staff. The Club Chaplain will have the ability to identify and implement initiatives that will facilitate personal and spiritual growth for the club community.


Essential requirements:

  • To wear a Salvation Army uniform at all times.
  • Knowledge and skills with assessments
  • Solid level of experience (3 years) in chaplaincy and pastoral care
  • Experience working in collaboration with other organizations to develop and tailor programs to meet client needs
  • Demonstrated experience in providing quality client services.
  • Working with Children Check
  • Mandatory National Police Check
  • Certificate IV in Christian Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care (or equivalent) and commitment to ongoing personal and professional spiritual development.
  • Solid understanding of The Salvation Army’s Doctrines and principles.
  • Current unrestricted drivers licence.


Key performance measures:

  • Provision of a high quality professional pastoral care service as measured by performance appraisal
  • Feedback by staff and patrons
  • Commitment to personal professional development as demonstrated by participation in appropriate forums and continuing education opportunities


How to apply:

This is a unique opportunity to serve on the front line providing diverse opportunities for the right candidate. Some of the benefits we offer include tax effective salary packaging.

If this position sounds like the next step in your career and you believe you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this position, please click on the “apply now” link below.


To ensure your resume is noticed, please complete the online application form as well as the screening questions.

How to Apply - External Applicants
1. Click the 'Apply Now' button
2. Click the 'Register & Apply' button to complete the online form and application

How to Apply - Current Salvation Army Employees
1. Click the Apply Now button
2. Click 'Login & Apply' button 
3. If you do not have a password, click the 'Forgotten password or username' link.
4. Enter your payslip email address and follow the prompts
(If you experience difficulties, please contact your local HR team.)

Application closes when the right candidate is found! 

Closing Date 31/07/2019
Position Description
Position Description Clubs 20190416 tu.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AESDT) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.