Chaplain

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    4 years ago
  • Category:
  • Deadline:
    Open

Toorak College seeks to appoint an experienced Chaplain, part time, to commence immediately.
The Chaplain supports the emotional wellbeing of students by providing pastoral care services and strategies to students and the broader school community.
The Chaplain will be involved in looking after the personal needs of students through the provision of general spiritual and personal advice.
The minimum qualification requirements are either:
a Certificate IV in Youth Work; or
a Certificate IV in Pastoral Care;
The Chaplain must:
have the skills and experience to deliver school chaplaincy to the school community; and
be recognised through formal ordination, commissioning, recognised religious qualifications or endorse­­­ment by a recognised or accepted religious institution; and
meet the National School Chaplaincy Programme (NSCP) minimum qualification requirements.
The chaplain may be from any faith but must be sensitive to other people’s views, values and beliefs. The Chaplain must comply with State legislation and policies in relation to child protection matters.
The Chaplain will have a strong working relationship with Heads of Year, the School Psychologist, Heads of Junior and Senior School but will ultimately report to the Principal.
Written applications including the name and contact details of two confidential referees should be directed to Mrs. Helen Carmody, The Principal, and sent via email to chrisma@toorakc.vic.edu.au or mailed to Chris Mara, Finance and Business Services, Toorak College, PO Box 150, Mount Eliza 3930.