The Unitarian Church of South Australia has a vacancy for the position of Minister of the Church.
We are seeking the services of a fully accredited Unitarian Minister of good standing with the UK General Assembly of Unitarian and free Christian Churches, the Unitarian Universalist Association of America, or the Canadian Unitarian Association. The applicant must either be an Australian citizen or be able to fulfil the visa requirements of the Australian Department of Immigration for long term residential status.
The Adelaide Church congregation has a membership of about 110 of whom seventy or eighty are active members. As we are one of only three Unitarian Churches and two fellowships in Australia, the successful candidate will be a person who is able to sustain a professional Unitarian presence in relative geographical isolation.
The Minister will be a person who has a warm personality and the ability to make people fell comfortable in his or her presence. He or she will be respectful and supportive of the various theological viewpoints which are found within the Adelaide Church. You will have the chance to work with David.
Adelaide is a city of just over one million which offers a relaxed yet eclectic lifestyle. The climate is mediterranean, with cool, but not cold, winters, and warm to hot summers. The city is situated between the pleasant waters of St Vincents Gulf and the backdrop of the beautiful Mt Lofty Ranges, which, while not mountainous, present a country retreat only a few minutes drive away.
If you are interested in finding out more about this position or the Adelaide Church, please email the Secretary, Mr Peter Whitham, at [email protected] or write c/- The Unitarian Church of South Australia Inc, 99 Osmond Terrace, Norwood, South Australia 5067, Australia, for an information package.