1. Worship Director

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    Park Ridge Baptist is seeking a worship director to oversee the music ministry and lead the music team. The worship director will have a hands-on role in training and equipping the music team for Sunday ministry.

    This is a remunerated role for 8-10 hours a week.

    Key Role Requirements.

    ·         Vital, intimate, and growing relationship with Jesus

    ·         Sensitivity to the Spirit’s leading.

    ·         Experience in leading worship and music teams.

    ·         High-level musical skill across a broad range of instruments.

    ·         Able to train and equip musicians and vocalists.

    ·         Willing to become a member of Park Ridge Baptist.

    Please email for the Position Description.

  2. Children, Youth, Young Adults, Families – Pastor/Ministry Leader

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    Burpengary QLD, Australia Full Time

    Compensation: $58,000 to $70,000 Annually

    Remuneration in accordance with Queensland Baptist guidelines

    Hope Community Church is looking for a dynamic leader who will join our team and partner with our heart to see the kingdom of God at work…….

    We are looking to invest in the younger generations of our church – children, youth, young adults & families.

    There is flexibility to shape the role to suit the giftings and passions of the right leader. We are not looking for one leader to oversee all these areas. The suitable applicant may be passionate about children and youth, or maybe youth and young adults. This is where we have the flexibility to shape the role to the right person.

    Hope Community Church
     is a growing church located just north of Brisbane. We are passionate about seeing people discipled and equipped to live in the power of the Holy Spirit.

    We currently see an average of 300 people join us for Sunday church in addition to other ministries that meet throughout the week including various prayer meetings, Connect Groups, Friday night Youth and Kid’s programs, and other outreach programs. We have 2 full-time pastors and two part-time pastors plus other ministry and administrative staff. We are close to starting a building project that will see our facility upgraded and better equipped to host our local community.

    Position Description: To be clarified with suitable applicant

    Load: Fulltime

    The leader we are looking for…

    • has an intimate growing relationship with God
    • is passionate about seeing this generation of kids, youth, young adults and families, transformed by God’s love and equipped to step into all God has for them
    • has excellent skills in developing and equipping leaders and teams
    • will need to work well with the broader church staff and ministry leaders and have strong communication skills across generations
    • has a willingness to serve in the broader ministry of the church

    General ministry responsibilities:

    • Create a culture that aligns with the vision, values, and culture of Hope Community Church
    • Develop vision & strategy to accomplish the objectives of the ministry


    • A relevant qualification in ministry is preferred but not essential
    • Prior church-based work is essential
    • Pastoral credentials/accreditation are desirable but not essential


    • We encourage the teamwork of married couples where applicable

    Applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter to Dan Perkins via this link showing their experience and discussing their potential to fulfil the role. Suitable applicants with be provided with a detailed Position Description.

    Applications close 23/02/24

  3. Associate Pastor

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    Darwin Baptist Church is seeking a Christ-centered, motivated Associate Pastor to join the ministry team at a thriving Christian community of approximately 300 people.

    The role includes preaching, teaching, training, outreach and discipleship, with ample opportunities to expand and to explore what God has in store for His family in Darwin and the Top End. The Associate Pastor is accountable to and supported by the Senior Pastor.

    To discover more about the role and our church family please follow this link DBC Associate Pastor Information or, contact

  4. Interim Solo Pastor

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    Moranbah Christian Fellowship (MCF Church) is seeking to employ an interim pastor to love, teach and care for the church as we await a permanent pastor.

    The interim’s hours and duration of term are negotiable.

    Established in 1974, Moranbah is a thriving modern town in the heart of QLD’s coal mining country, with a population of approximately 9,000. Since that time, MCF Church has become well-known for its welcoming nature and Bible-based teaching. You can find out more about the town and church by watching this short clip.

    An Interim Pastor will be called to:

    • Preach and teach the word of God
    • Provide pastoral care to congregation members, in partnership with church leadership.
    • Pray with and for the local church

    Remuneration will be according to the QB Ministerial Remuneration Guidelines. A manse is provided at no extra cost if the pastor wishes to use it.

    If you feel God drawing on your heart to inquire further, the pastoral search team would love to hear from you.

    Please contact Lawrence via email: or mobile: 0447289248.

  5. Solo Pastor

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    Is God calling you to Moranbah? Moranbah Christian Fellowship (MCF Church) is seeking to employ a pastor for a 4-days-per-week role to love, lead and nurture the church in an exciting new phase.

    Established in 1974, Moranbah is a thriving modern town in the heart of QLD’s coal mining country, with a population of approximately 9,000. Since that time, MCF Church has become well-known for its welcoming nature and Bible-based teaching. You can find out more about the town and church by watching this short clip.

    Are these your strengths?

    MCF Church is calling a Godly man registered with Queensland Baptists, who will:

    • Provide spiritual leadership through preaching/teaching
    • Cultivate the current church culture of being welcoming and Bible-based in teaching.
    • Lead and support the vision of the church to engage in worship, fellowship, discipleship and mission.
    • Equip the church to exercise their gifts and talents to serve the body and their community.
    • Work together with the leadership team to share the ministry load and achieve outcomes.
    • Provide pastoral care in partnership with the church leadership.
    • Be prayerful in all aspect of life.

    The leadership team is determined to see the pastor’s boundaries respected. Remuneration will be according to the QB Ministerial Remuneration Guidelines.

    If you feel God drawing on your heart to inquire further, the pastoral search team would love to hear from you. Please contact Lawrence via email: or mobile: 0447289248.

  6. Pastor/ Interim Pastor

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    At Sandy Bay Baptist Church (SBBC), we can see God at work and believe He would have us call a pastor to build on what is underway.  Some basics:

    • SBBC is located near the University in Hobart (Tasmania) and actively seeks to proclaim God’s Word in our city.
    • The position is available on either a full-time or part-time basis (an interim appointment is also a possibility).
    • We are not concerned with a particular deadline but believe God will call an individual to ministry here in His perfect timing.

    Additional details about the position and church are available at

    You’re very welcome to email ( or phone us (03 6108 2138) to discuss the position informally.

  7. Senior Pastor

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    Pingelly Baptist Church is searching for an energetic, Christ centered Pastor who has a calling from God to lift, build & encourage our community in Pingelly & our church congregation which ranges from young families to grandparents.

    Pingelly is based in a farming community and is located155km southeast of Perth. With a population of around1,170, Pingelly has outstanding facilities for a small rural town. A 3×1 (plus office) house will be supplied for the successful applicant.

    To find out more, contact the pastoral search committee:

  8. Senior Pastor

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    Karratha Baptist Church (KBC) is looking for a new Senior Pastor to lead our thriving congregation. The Mission of KBC is to be a vibrant body of Christ growing together in God’s word as we share His love in the Northwest. The successful candidate will be driven by their love for God and others, lead with humility, be of strong character and show love with wisdom.

    KBC is a vibrant, healthy and growing church situated in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Every Sunday, the church is a buzz of energy and worship. The congregation is a diverse, supportive community with many young adults and families in attendance each week.

    Karratha is an amazing place to live and work, with many sporting and community groups, schools, services and infrastructure. The Pilbara region lends itself perfectly to those who love the outdoors, with ample opportunities for camping, boating, hiking and fishing.

    The Senior Pastor is a part of the Church Leadership Team which includes the Church Council (on which the pastor sits) and the Ministry leaders. The Pastor is also responsible for the churches paid staff which includes the Associate Pastor and Office Administrator, as well as the members and wider congregation.

    The position will come with a salary which is in line with the Baptist Churches Western Australia Award Levels and will also include:

    • Housing in Church Manse
    • Utilities Subsidy
    • 5 Weeks Annual Leave
    • Holiday Travel Allowance
    • Professional Development Allowance
    • Time off for Accreditation Study (to be discussed if necessary)
    • Pastors Conference Leave
    • Other type of leave and allowances

    Please see the linked information pack for further details about the role. If you have more questions about the role, please contact the Pastoral Search Team via email –

    If you wish to apply, please prepare:

    1. A Cover Letter
    2. A Curriculum Vitae (with three references)
    3. An address to the Selection Criteria (See information pack)
    4. Baptist Churches Western Australia Pastoral Profile or, in absence of this, a brief overview of your Christian History and philosophy on ministry.


    1. A committed Christian who has been baptised by full immersion as a believer in Christ.
    2. A relevant level of tertiary theological/ministry education.
    3. Accreditation as a Baptist Church Pastor, or a willingness to work towards accreditation with BCWA, commencing within 12 months.
    4. Experience in leadership in a local church or mission.
    5. Acceptance and agreement with the Constitution of KBC.
    6. Willing to work towards achieving the current strategic plan.
    7. Willing, as a family (if applicable) to live in Karratha.

    Click here to read the Job Description

    Information Pack

  9. Senior Pastor

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    The church is currently looking for a (sole, senior) pastor with the qualities listed below to lead, teach and train the church in God’s work in our district.

    If you are interested, have questions or would like to suggest someone who may be interested, please contact us on the email or phone numbers below.

    Desirable Qualities in Pastor
    Absolutes/ Essentials

    1. Someone who humbly lives out his Christian beliefs, with dependence on God (exemplified by strong prayer life) and faith in Him, and who is growing in Christian experience under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.
    2. Accepts the DBC Basis of Faith and has theologically balanced views on doctrines with the Gospel at the core thereof, accepts the DBC position and practice re women’s roles.
    3. Biblical preaching making the Word clear and relevant to the daily lives of the DBC members.
    4. Being a shepherd to the congregation, visiting, encouraging, supporting and training church members to develop and use their talents and gifts for the work of the church.
    5. Able to relate cross-culturally to the congregation, using appropriate language and examples.
    6. Able to cope with the district’s affluence while unapologetically maintaining his own standards.
    7. Having a co-operative leadership style, not top-down. Accepting the principle and practice of congregational government.
    8. Supportive of the church’s mission focus and also able to lead and train the church in evangelistic outreach.
    9. Aware of his own strengths and weaknesses and honest and humble enough to seek help where and whenever necessary.
    10. Having a good sense of humour and able to laugh at himself when appropriate.
    11. Willing to understand how DBC has worked in the past and to attempt to introduce change only after consulting and explaining why this will be a good idea. He should be able to lead and galvanise the church with a vision of its future.
    12. We are looking to appoint a pastor initially for 4 days per week, with a view to this position becoming full-time in the future.

    Desirable – to live in the DBC manse, (121 Waratah Ave, Dalkeith, next door to the church building).

    For more information:
    DBC website:
    Contact: Interim Pastor: John Randell 0430 031 540 or
    Secretary: M Ellis 0417 924 401

  10. Pastor

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    Cowra Baptist Church is seeking a Pastor for commencement by negotiation in 2023.

    Located in the bountiful Central West of NSW, not far from Sydney and Canberra. Cowra Baps offers a refreshing opportunity for both family and pastoral life.

    The role includes the oversight of church life with our lay leadership team.  We desire a suitable person to preach, lead and equip our church community, to genuinely live out their faith and impact others to know Jesus.

    The position is full time – 5 days per week with Sunday an important focus. Remuneration and conditions are commensurate with those recommended by the Baptist Association of NSW and ACT.

    Interested to know more? Please access the Church Profile and Position Description below.

    Church Profile and Position Description

    To apply, please forward a cover letter, your CV and/or Baptist Association of NSW & ACT Pastor Profile by email.

    Contact information

    Don Reid – Chair, Pastoral Search Team

    Phone – 0427 373160

    Email –