Bilingual Pastor Grace Chinese Christian Church Sutherland (GCCCS)
GCCCS is a non-denominational, Christian church in the heart of Sutherland, NSW. We have services and programs catering for every stage of life, across English, Mandarin and Cantonese languages. We have two congregations – Our English Congregation has approximately 30 members and our Chinese Congregation has approximately 60 members.
We are seeking a passionate, people-loving, training-oriented, Bilingual Pastor to oversee our English and the Chinese congregation. The candidate will primarily focus on the English congregation initially and gradually support the senior minister for the Chinese congregation over time, with an aim for the candidate to eventually oversee the operations of both congregations.
The Minister will focus on leading the church in various ministries including:
- Leadership training
- Pastoral care and
- Strong relationship and faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour.
- Spiritually mature leader and good team player. 3+ years relevant ministry experience in particular, with youth ministry and guiding small group leaders highly desirable.
- Obtained Bachelor level or above theological education from a recognized bible college or institution (Final year student applications would be considered).
- Fluent in English, Chinese (Mandarin and/or Cantonese).
- Strong ability to articulate clearly and communicate issues and ideas effectively.
- Strong people skills with demonstrated ability to pastor to people from different cultural backgrounds and stages in life.
- Outstanding organisational skills.
- Must have a current Working With Children Check (WWCC) clearance number.
- Proficient with MS Office applications and social media.
Applicants must address the questions below in your covering letter (no more than one page) with your CV and send to firstname.lastname@example.org
- How did you come to know Jesus?
- What was your calling to Ministry?
- Why are you applying for this role specifically?
For more information about Grace Chinese Christian Church visit our website: www.gracechurch.org.au
For further information: Contact Rev Conway Ku on 0420 919 037