Director, Carey Centre for Lifelong Learning Position Available

Carey Baptist College 

An exciting opportunity has opened up at Carey Baptist College for the right person to step into the role of Director, Carey Centre for Lifelong Learning. Carey is one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s leading providers of theological education and ministry training. The College exists to equip Christian leaders with the vision, skill, and integrity to bring deep and lasting gospel renewal in the churches and communities Jesus calls them to serve.

The Carey Centre for Lifelong Learning was established to support the on-going professional development of these leaders. The Centre also aims to help churches thrive by providing them with training resources for robust leadership, growing discipleship, authentic worship, healthy resources, and effective mission. The Centre specialises in developing and delivering learning options outside of the NZQA framework.

The primary purpose of this role will be to direct the Centre, leading the next phase of growth and expansion by utilising Carey’s teaching team and a range of other experts. The successful candidate will have a deep devotion to Jesus Christ and his ministry in this world, be an active member of a local Baptist church, and exhibit a strong understanding of the Baptist churches of New Zealand, their structures, ecclesiology, and culture. With strong written and oral communication skills, they will demonstrate teaching ability and be comfortable operating across evolving digital systems/platforms. A minimum of a Bachelors degree in a church related field is required. Ideally they will also have several years’ experience of effective pastoral or missional leadership within the Baptist movement.

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If you believe you have the knowledge, skills and experience, and support the values and mission of Carey Baptist College we would encourage you to express your interest in the role. Please send a CV with a covering letter addressing these criteria to [email protected] before 5 May 2021.