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Job Vacancy: PT youth leader, Auckland


Senior Youth Leader (10 hours)

Junior Youth Leader (5 hours)

At Greyfriars we are looking for committed followers of Jesus who have skills in working with young people to help us develop our senior (high school) and junior (intermediate school) youth ministries.

We want leaders who can encourage our young people in their faith, help them build strong relationships with God and with each other, and have fun together.

If this is you, we’d love to hear from you.

Two positions are available, which may be combined into one 15 hour position by negotiation. Refer to the Job Descriptions for more information and instructions on how to apply.

Send your application to the Parish Minister, Rev John Malcolm

For queries, email

PT vacancy – Christian Families Coordinator, CHCH

John Knox Rangiora is seeking a Christian Families Coordinator to lead our Children and Youth ministries and provide pastoral support for our church families and wider community.

We are looking for someone with a strong Christian faith who knows the challenges and blessings associated with young families in a local Church community.

The Families Coordinator will work with our current Children and Youth ministries and pre-school music group to support and resource those involved. Their primary role will be pastoral care for Children, Youth and Families while providing leadership and guidance where needed.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Dream: discern the heart of God for families at John Knox and wider communities
  • Lead: teams of volunteers in the Children and Youth Ministries
  • Be Hands-on: in activities and services that bless our current and new families.


The position is for 20 hours per week which can be managed around both set and flexible times.


For a Job Description, Application Pack or if you have any further questions, contact Jason on:

027 452 7546


Applications Close 9th June 2021

Part time vacancy – Auckland

Greyfriars Eden Epsom Presbyterian Church

Youth Ministry Coordinator 2021

one year contract
Greyfriars Church requires a creative person with a deep Christian faith and a desire to help young people grow spiritually. You will help them to learn about the Christian faith and the Bible, to develop their relationship with Jesus, to have fun with friends and express their faith in creative ways. You will lead/support existing ministries, including Sunday Youth, ZED intermediate age, Friday “the Pack “and Young Adults programmes.

Applications close 22 January 2021

Send your application to the Parish Minister, Rev John Malcolm

Auckland – Staff Positions in Youth Ministry and Social Media

Massey-Riverhead Presbyterian Church, a multi-cultural evangelical church on the growing northwest edge of Auckland, is currently needing to strengthen its staff team in the following three areas: youth, junior youth, and social media.  All of these are part-time positions, but could possibly be combined, or may be combined with study or other work.  The persons we seek are deeply committed Christian believers with excellent biblical understanding, are passionate about the gospel, are gifted in helping people come to faith and grow as followers of Christ, are warmly relational, have good people skills, communicate well, are team-players, are self-motivated, and are able to inspire and build.  Expressions of interest by 31st January 2021 to our senior minister, Stuart Lange: 

Pastoral care, evangelism, discipleship and teaching among youth (age 14+).  Co-ordination of senior youth work, working with a team of voluntary leaders.  The two main events are the Friday Night youth group and the Sunday morning “Disciples”.

2.Junior youth:
Teaching and pastoral care among junior youth (ages 11-14).  Main event is on Sunday morning.  (The appointee in this role may possibly also have a leadership role with ICONZ or ICONZ 4 Girlz).

3.Social Media co-ordinator:
Working on a variety of platforms ranging from social media to email marketing, media distribution to online community management, all for the purposes of proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ and helping build the church.

Vacancy: Associate Pastor (Mosgiel)

Start and Grow Your Ministry with East Taieri Church

East Taieri Church (Mosgiel, Fairfield and Brighton in the Dunedin area) is seeking a passionate, energetic Christian disciple to join its fun and focused ministry leadership team.

About us:

East Taieri Church is a large and vibrant Presbyterian church, which actively engages with its surrounding communities in God’s mission.  At East Taieri we are passionate about seeing lives transformed through the saving power of Jesus Christ. We seek to provide a place where people of all ages and stages can encounter the living God. Each Sunday we offer four great worship services across three locations, which range in style from contemporary to traditional. We also support a wide array of ministries, which aim to help Christians live out their faith in their everyday lives.

About the role and where you fit in:

This full-time role will have particular responsibility for and a focus on:

  • Preaching, service leading and equipping the body of Christ
  • Building and supporting teams
  • Pastoral care and discipleship
  • Leadership support for our ministries which are engaging children and families

This role offers the opportunity to learn and grow under the guidance and mentorship of an experienced Senior Pastor and broader ministry leadership team whilst also being able to take the lead in areas of responsibility and try new approaches in the implementation of the vision and strategy of East Taieri Church.

About you:

The Associate Pastor position is ideally suited to someone starting out in ministry, although someone experienced in ministry with families may well feel called to apply.

Some of the personal qualities and gifts we are ideally seeking include:

  • Leadership ability – able to motivate and supervise staff and volunteers
  • Preaching/Teaching gift – able to teach and equip people to carry out pastoral care and discipleship
  • Pastoral gifts and listening ability.
  • Apostolic gift – able to take risks to start new ventures.
  • Self-starter who is able to manage own time and priorities and organize and manage projects.

It is expected that applicants will already have a degree level theological/ministry training qualification, although ongoing professional and personal development is also part of our team culture.

For a position description and to apply:

We have a great team of people at East Taieri Church and invite you to consider whether God may be calling you to join us. Please email for an application pack.  Applications close at 5pm, on 25th November 2020.

FT Vacancy CHCH, Hope Youth Trust Director

Youth South West Trust is seeking to appoint a Youth Director to lead and manage youth work, across three sites of Hope Presbyterian Church and beyond into the communities that make up South West Christchurch.  The leader will coordinate the team of youth workers and a large team of volunteers.   This is a full-time role reporting to the Hope Youth Trust Board and the Senior Pastor.  The Youth Director is a member of the Core Leadership Team of Hope Presbyterian that is led by the Senior Pastor.

We need a Director who has strengths, experience and evidence of competencies in the following areas:  visionary leadership, administration, developing a coherent and effective youth strategy, managing a cohesive and effective team, connecting with community and business leaders, maintaining effective key relationships.  Experience in the funding and grants applications process would be desirable.

We are looking for a person who is sustained by a deep personal Christian faith, who has a heart for the empowerment of youth, an empathy for those who work with youth, and who will develop and maintain spiritual and personal disciplines and a work – life balance that contributes to long term, sustainable ministry.

It is expected that the Director would commit to worshipping within the Hope context. 

To be eligible to apply, you must hold NZ Residency and have a full NZ drivers’ licence.  As a condition of your appointment, you must successfully complete NZ Police vetting.

This position commences on 1 February 2021. 

If you believe God is calling you to this exciting role, please send a letter of application and current curriculum vitae to:

Applications close on 4 December 2020.