Join Our Team: Associate Director of Mission – Spiritual and Pastoral Care

Are you a compassionate and visionary leader seeking a meaningful role in shaping the spiritual and pastoral landscape of a diverse community? UnitingCare Queensland invites applications for the position of Associate Director of Mission Pastoral and Spiritual Care. (ADOM – S&PC)

About Us: UnitingCare Queensland is a leading provider of health and community services, committed to making a positive impact on the lives of individuals and communities. As an organization grounded in the values of compassion, respect, justice, and innovation, we are dedicated to providing holistic care that extends beyond physical well-being.

Role Overview: As the Associate Director of Mission Pastoral and Spiritual Care, you will play a pivotal role in fostering a culture of spiritual well-being across our diverse network of services. Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams, you will lead the development and implementation of pastoral care programs, ensuring that spiritual and emotional needs are integrated into the overall care provided.

As part of the UCQ Mission Group, the ADOM – S&PC will take the lead and provide oversight of Spiritual and Pastoral Care across UCQ Services (Health, ACCS and Prison Ministry) working collaboratively with the Managers in Health, ACCS and Prison Ministry by:

  1. Providing effective performance management and compliance with relevant legislation, standards, Uniting Church Qld Synod and UCQ Board Policies within the ADOM – S&PC portfolio
  2. Strategically leading innovative spiritual and pastoral care services, programs and projects aligned to the mission of UnitingCare and the Uniting Church.

Further responsibilities are outlined in the Position Description.

If you are a passionate leader and advocate for holistic care and wish to contribute to the mission of UnitingCare Queensland, we invite you to apply. Join us in making a positive impact on the well-being of individuals and communities.

To apply, please send a resume and selection criteria response to the Secretary of Placements Committee – placements@ucaqld.com.au. Applications close on February 9, 2024.