About Scripture Union Australia (SU Australia)Scripture Union Australia (SU Australia) is a Christian not-for-profit organization with a heart for children, young people and their families. In addition to being Australia’s largest provider of school chaplains, we run camps, community outreach events and At-Risk Youth programs, and offer nationally recognized training programs in youth work at both Certificate IV and Diploma levels. All SU Australia staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture in bringing hope to a young generation.About the positionWorking collaboratively with churches, schools and volunteers, the Field Development Manager is responsible for leading the local delivery of SU Australia ministry through training, coaching and releasing both staff and volunteers into ministry opportunities within their district.  This includes recruiting and managing a team of school Chaplains.The Field Development Manager will have responsibility for ministry in Gladstone, Rockhampton, Yeppoon and surrounding towns. This role can be undertaken anywhere within the district and will require you to travel across the district to enable you to lead the team and contribute sufficiently to the regional leadership team.  This role is based out of a home office with frequent travel expected.This is a full time position.The successful candidate will haveA minimum 3 years of experience leading a team preferably within a not-for profit environmentTertiary qualifications (minimum Diploma in Youth Work)Demonstrated ability to network, build partnerships and strategic alliances with a broad range of peopleA broad understanding of Christian youth and children’s ministryExperience and involvement in community fundraising and involvement within the Education sector is also desirableApplicationsIn order to be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:Cover Letter– Clearly outlining how you meet the key accountabilities listed above for our ‘successful candidate,’ including your cultural fit within SU Australia. No more than two pages in total.Current CVClick here to be directed to our website for a copy of the role statement and to apply.Should you encounter any problems in submitting your application, please contact the People Services team on (07) 3112 6566. For all other general enquiries about the role, please call Christy Marhin, Central & North Qld, on 0450 376 748.(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)Click here for Role Statement 60000 AUD Gladstone

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