Vacancy: Aged Care Pastoral Worker (0.3 FTE), Parish of Upper Clutha, Diocese of Dunedin (Closes 13 December 2019)

Upper Clutha Anglican Parish

Vacancy: Aged Care Pastoral Worker 0.3 FTE

 The Anglican Parish of the Upper Clutha serves the people of the fast-growing regions of Cromwell, Tarras and Wanaka. We are seeking to appoint an ordained or lay person to join our ministry team with a focus on aged care.

You will have:

  • Understanding and (preferably) experience in working with older people
  • Excellent people skills and an ability to relate to older people and their family/whanau
  • An ability to develop and implement ideas of new ways of working with older people
  • A strong Christian faith framework that underpins all that you do.

The successful applicant will be based in Cromwell and will focus on:

  • Residential care chaplaincy services
  • Developing a team of lay ministry volunteers
  • Build working relationships with other agencies working with older people
  • Assist with pastoral care of older people
  • Develop new projects to improve spiritual and physical wellbeing of older people

For further information about the position and a job description contact the Rev. Damon Plimmer (Vicar) at

Applications close at noon on Friday 13 December 2019.