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If you have a ministry position for a woman (whether that position is in Australia or overseas) that encourages women in complementarian ministry, and you would like it advertised on this page, please email Jane Tooher using the details in the contact form below. There is no cost.

Available positions

Some positions, such as some chaplains, require ordination to the diaconate. If you have questions about ordination, please contact Archdeacon Kara Hartley who oversees the ministries of women in the Anglican diocese of Sydney.


SRE Teacher, Willoughby Girls High School
Part-time (up to 2 days/week)
Willoughby, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Closing date: 23/11/2018

First round of applications close 23 November, 2018.

This role could also be combined with the Children’s and Youth Minister position at Willoughby Anglican Church.

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Pastor/ministry worker for women
Chinese Christian Church, Milsons Point, Sydney, NSW, Australia

No closing date.

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Children’s and women’s worker
Part-time (3 days/week)
Petersham Baptist Church, Petersham, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Closing date: 01/12/2018
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Children’s Worker
City Church Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK.
Closing date: 15/11/2018
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Children’s and Youth Minister
Part-time (1.5-3 days/week negotiable)
Willoughby Park Anglican Church, Sydney.

This role could also be combined with the SRE teacher position at Willoughby Girls High School.

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Student Ministry Worker
Church Missionary Society (NSW & ACT)—Latin America

No closing date.

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Student Ministry Worker
Long-term and/or short-term
Church Missionary Society (NSW & ACT)—Europe

No closing date.

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Student Ministry Worker
Church Missionary Society (NSW & ACT)—Africa

No closing date.

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Youth and Children’s Co-ordinator
Church Missionary Society (NSW/ACT branch), Sydney CBD, NSW, Australia

No closing date.

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Families Outreach Ministry Worker
20-30 hours/week
Oatley Anglican Church (OAC), Oatley, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Closing date: When the position is filled.

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Defence Force Female Chaplains

For more information, please contact Senior Chaplain Collin Acton, 0410 028 957.

Non-Bible teaching Roles

Many other positions (non Bible teaching roles such as administration or graphics etc.) in Christian organisations are advertised with Sydney Anglicans.

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Church Missionary Society (CMS)

Numerous positions with the Church Missionary Society (CMS). Once CMS website is open, please click on ‘Opportunities’. They include positions in Bible & Theology, Education (e.g. University, Schools), International Churches, Professional (e.g. Health, Business), Technical (e.g. IT, Media, Trades), Church Planting, English as a Foreign Language, Local Church Support, Student Ministry and Youth & Children.

Other Job Vacancies

Anglican Youthworks – mainly children & youth but administration positions as well
Anglicare – numerous voluntary and paid positions, and you can register for when positions come up that you’re interested in, e.g. type of ministry, full-time or part-time, paid or voluntary. You’ll be sent an email,  https://www.anglicare.org.au/career, or for voluntary positions, https://www.anglicare.org.au/work-us/volunteer
The Briefing
Anglican Education Commission
Ministry Blue
genr8ministries.org – supporting school ministries in NSW. They have many 10 hour positions throughout the state.
For UK positions:
UK edition of The Briefing from Matthias Media / The Good Book Co. Positions vacant are advertised online.
Evangelicals Now
Pre-college apprenticeship positions in the UK
Positions vacant for women in Christian organisations (mainly non Bible teaching positions):
Christian Jobs Australia

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