Passionate about providing quality school camps with an educational and missional emphasis?Eager to see new ministry initiatives developed?Do you want to use your leadership experience to make a difference in the lives of young people, families, schools and wider local communities?Part time role (equivalent of 3 days per week).About Scripture Union AustraliaScripture Union Australia  is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to providing Australian children, young people and families with opportunities to experience the transforming love of Jesus and to pursue a lifelong journey of discipleship. SU Australia is part of the worldwide Scripture Union movement, a movement of Christians working with churches to make God’s Good News known to children, young people and families and to encourage people of all ages to meet God daily through Bible reading and prayer. (scriptureunion.org.au)SU Australia is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 900 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia. All SU Australia staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture and are committed to the highest standards of safety and care in our work with children, young people and families.  Role Requirements:The SU Australia team in WA is a dedicated and passionate group, supporting dynamic and innovative ministry across the State. A School Camping Fieldworker specifically operates in the leadership, resourcing, and administration of SU school camps. Reporting to the School Camping Coordinator, we are seeking an experienced camps facilitator who can operate in multiple areas, including team leading at camps, recruitment of volunteers, connecting with local churches, working with school personnel in developing camp programs, and ensuring the safe running of camps. This role is part time, working the equivalent of three days per week.Our ideal candidate will be:Committed to providing quality camp programsExperienced in leading teams and delivering camping programsTertiary qualified in outdoor education or similar, youth work, social work, theology or equivalentApplications To be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:Cover Letter - Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘ideal candidate’, including why you want to work with SU Australia and your cultural fit with our organisation. No more than two pages in total.Current CVFor all other general enquiries please call either Craig Parker, Regional Manager Ministry Leadership on ph. 0401 176 721 or Kent Morgan, Group Director, West Zone on (08) 9371 9100.All staff and volunteers are required to hold a current Working With Children Check Card and operate under SU Australia’s ChildSafe framework. All employees are required to provide SU Australia with a National Police Records Check.  Interested applicants will be referenced checked for their suitability for working with children and vulnerable people. Applicants will need to be able to comply with any Health Directions issued by the WA government from time to time. (Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)Click here for Role Statement 30000 AUD Perth

School Camping Fieldworker

  • Passionate about providing quality school camps with an educational and missional emphasis?
  • Eager to see new ministry initiatives developed?
  • Do you want to use your leadership experience to make a difference in the lives of young people, families, schools and wider local communities?
  • Part time role (equivalent of 3 days per week).

About Scripture Union Australia

Scripture Union Australia  is an interdenominational Christian movement committed to providing Australian children, young people and families with opportunities to experience the transforming love of Jesus and to pursue a lifelong journey of discipleship. 

SU Australia is part of the worldwide Scripture Union movement, a movement of Christians working with churches to make God’s Good News known to children, young people and families and to encourage people of all ages to meet God daily through Bible reading and prayer. (scriptureunion.org.au)

SU Australia is a charitable 'limited by guarantee' not-for-profit organisation comprising more than 900 staff and thousands of volunteers, working with churches and serving in communities in all states and territories across Australia. 

All SU Australia staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture and are committed to the highest standards of safety and care in our work with children, young people and families.  

Role Requirements:

The SU Australia team in WA is a dedicated and passionate group, supporting dynamic and innovative ministry across the State. A School Camping Fieldworker specifically operates in the leadership, resourcing, and administration of SU school camps. Reporting to the School Camping Coordinator, we are seeking an experienced camps facilitator who can operate in multiple areas, including team leading at camps, recruitment of volunteers, connecting with local churches, working with school personnel in developing camp programs, and ensuring the safe running of camps. This role is part time, working the equivalent of three days per week.

Our ideal candidate will be:

  • Committed to providing quality camp programs
  • Experienced in leading teams and delivering camping programs
  • Tertiary qualified in outdoor education or similar, youth work, social work, theology or equivalent

Applications

To be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:

  • Cover Letter - Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘ideal candidate’, including why you want to work with SU Australia and your cultural fit with our organisation. No more than two pages in total.
  • Current CV

For all other general enquiries please call either Craig Parker, Regional Manager Ministry Leadership on ph. 0401 176 721 or Kent Morgan, Group Director, West Zone on (08) 9371 9100.

All staff and volunteers are required to hold a current Working With Children Check Card and operate under SU Australia’s ChildSafe framework. All employees are required to provide SU Australia with a National Police Records Check.  Interested applicants will be referenced checked for their suitability for working with children and vulnerable people. Applicants will need to be able to comply with any Health Directions issued by the WA government from time to time.

 

(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)

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