Moreton Rivers Presbytery and Blue Care are seeking a ministry agent to fulfil a linked placement of a congregational minister and aged care chaplain. The Blue Care Chaplain role of this placement is at Lawnton & Kallangur Residential Aged Care and will be 0.4FTE. It will include spiritual and pastoral care at both Residential facilities, in a team environment with volunteers and other chaplain/s.

The other part of the role is 0.4FTE Congregational Minister for Bracken Ridge congregation to give leadership to a vibrant, growing multi-cultural congregation of all ages. Further information regarding the congregational placement can be found in the position description.

The Uniting Church:
The Uniting Church in Australia (the Church) is a large uniquely Australian Christian denomination in Australia with heritage from historical reformed evangelical denominations. In Queensland, the Uniting Church has around 250 congregations and has schools, colleges and large community services (such as UnitingCare Queensland and Wesley Mission Queensland).

Blue Care:
Blue Care is one of Australia’s leading providers of residential and community care, and retirement living. Supporting people to remain as independent as possible is our passion. Our network of 260 centres across Queensland supports the care choices of older people, people with disability and others in need. We are a not-for-profit organisation and part of UnitingCare Queensland, the health and community service provider of the Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland.

Placement Purpose:
The purpose of this placement is to provide and ensure chaplaincy services are ministries of compassion – caring for the emotional, spiritual and religious needs of staff, clients, residents and their families.

For more information, please see the position descriptions below, or contact-

Andrea Hogg, UCQ Chaplaincy Coordinator or phone 3253 4229

Kathy Wright, Office Manager or call 3366 0236

Blue Care Chaplain position description.

Congregational Minister position description.

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