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CURRENT VACANCIES  (listed by vacancies that are closing soon at the top)
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Scholarship Program for Year 12 Adventist Students | Applications close: 31 August 2020Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing along with the Seventh-day Adventist Church are thrilled to offer Year 12 Adventist students across Australia and New Zealand the opportunity to apply for a new and exciting scholarship program.  The successful scholarship recipients are able to enrol at the University of their choice across Australia and New Zealand with 50% of their university tuition paid for each year. The scholarship also offers 10 – 12 weeks paid internship per year of study, mentoring opportunities and future career opportunities upon graduation. To find out more please visit SanitariumScholarship.com or contact HRServices@Sanitarium.com.au.


Marketing Coordinator (Full-time) - Adventist Media | Wahroonga | NSW | Applications close: 31 August 2020 | Do you have digital marketing experience and looking for a role with meaning and purpose? This new role primarily focuses on developing and implementing marketing plans to grow the sale of Signs Publishing books. Industry experience in email marketing, SEM and SEO are important as well as marketing qualifications. Join a team who is passionate about sharing Jesus, better health and wellbeing through literature.
Please email 
timmcternan@adventistmedia.org.au for more information and a copy of the full Job Description. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and to close applications early. Only those who have a legal right to work in Australia may apply.


Primary Teacher (Full-time, Maternity Leave) - Southland Adventist Christian School | Invercargill | South NZ Conference | Applications close: 2 September 2020, 5pm NZST | We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic teacher who is passionate, well-organised, highly skilled and capable of teaching a multi-level class. A willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction and uphold the Special Seventh-day Adventist Character of the school is a condition of appointment. Commencing Term 1, 2020. To request a job application pack please send your CV with a covering letter stating your curriculum strengths as well as any other strengths or interests you would bring to our school to: principal@sacs.school.nz


Program Scheduler, Television (Full-time)Hope Channel New Zealand | Napier, Hawke’s Bay | New Zealand | Applications close: Wednesday 2 September 2020 at 5pm | Hope Channel is looking for a suitable person to fill the role of Program Scheduler, who will, among other things, be designing the broadcast schedules for Hope Channel TV on a daily/weekly basis and placing programs into broadcast schedule and ensuring correct placement of offers/fillers between programs. The role will also manage any amendments to schedules and manage the program guide information for website and external broadcast partners, as well as maintain databases and internal documents. Essential: a thorough knowledge, understanding and support of the fundamental beliefs and lifestyle practices of the Seventh-day Adventist Church; strong interest in Christian media, particularly television; excellent written English and communication skills; ability to multi-task and prioritise work efficiently to meet daily deadlines; experience working in and having an appreciation for a cross-cultural environment; and computer literacy in MS word and excel. All applicants must hold the necessary immigration requirements to be able to live and work in New Zealand and will need to show proof thereof to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not, will not be considered or responded to for this role. For more information please visit https://bit.ly/2QfaMmp. Applications including a CV to be emailed to ole@hopechannel.nz. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and close applications early.


Head of Primary School (Full-time) - Christchurch Adventist School | Papanui | Christchurch | New Zealand | Applications close: 11 September 2020, 4pm NZST | Seeking a Head of Primary leader to lead learning in Years 1-8 campus. If you are an experienced educator with proven leadership and management skills, is passionate for Christ-centred learning and a desire to work as part of a thriving team this job could be for you. You must be supportive of our special character and have the vision and skills to connect with purpose to all our students, staff, whānau/families and wider community.  Willing and able to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special Seventh-day Adventist character of the school is a condition of appointment. Position commences term 1, 2021 or by negotiation.  Please email principal@cas.school.nz for more information and a copy of the job description.


Principal (Full-time)Balmoral SDA School | Auckland | New Zealand | Applications close: 11 September 2020, 5pm NZSTThe Board is seeking a visionary educational leader who will lead and inspire our school community to provide an Adventist Christian education to our learners. Applicants will have proven leadership, positive communication, and relationship skills, be culturally inclusive, with managerial experience. We are also seeking a leader who has sound knowledge of curriculum and effective pedagogy, including assessment for learning capabilities, to continue our work in developing learners who have a high level of agency. This leader will be committed to building on the strong learning-focused relationships and positive connections embedded within the school community.  Position commences Term 1 2021. For more information and a copy of the job description, please DanCarrasco@adventist.org.nz.


Hospitality Team Leader (Permanent)Bethesda Care Ltd | Manukau | New Zealand | Applications close: 11 September 2020 | Bethesda Care is a Seventh-day Adventist Church aged care facility. This role has a very important portfolio including competently attend to cleaning and laundry tasks, follow policy, procedure and infection control practices. Shifts covering all days of the week and weekend. Essential requirements include effective communication particularly interacting with elderly residents, leadership in the hospitality environment, including cleaning and laundry services. Previous experience and qualifications required. Benefits: experience and qualifications will be recognised with a competitive salary package and flexible working. For more information and to apply please go to https://www.seek.co.nz/job/50310966. Note: only those who have the legal right to work in NZ will be considered. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and close applications early. 


Assistant Chef (Casual)Bethesda Care Ltd | Manukau | New Zealand | Applications close: 11 September 2020 | Bethesda Care is a Seventh-day Adventist Church aged care facility. Reporting to the Head Chef, shifts covering weekends and Friday and Monday, with an opportunity to work extra hours as required. Lead a small team of kitchen staff. Minimum requirements include leadership in the kitchen environment, commitment to personal and professional standards, effective communication including interacting with elderly residents, level 3 NZQA certificate in basic cookery or similar. Recognised food hygiene certificate required. Benefits: a friendly small team in a supportive environment. For more information and to apply, please go to https://www.seek.co.nz/job/50318314/apply. Note: only those who have the legal right to work in NZ will be considered. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and close applications early.


Security Officer (Casual) - Avondale University College | Lake Macquarie Campus | Cooranbong | NSW | Applications close: 12 September 2020 | Seeking suitably experienced applicants to cover a variety of shifts including day, evening & weekend on-call and to work as part of the Security team. The security team provide a visual security presence to ensure the safety of students, staff, visitors and property of Avondale University College.  Applicants must possess a 1A NSW Security License; hold a current First Aid Certificate; possess good communication, decision-making and problem-solving skills; and promote and follow safe work practices.  Applications, addressing the selection criteria, with contact details of at least three referees, should be e-mailed to employment@avondale.edu.auSelection criteria and job descriptions are available at www.avondale.edu.au/employment.  Avondale University College is an equal opportunity employer and reserves the right to make a delayed appointment, not to appoint, or to appoint by invitation. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.


Librarian (Full-time) - Avondale University College | Sydney Campus | Wahroonga | NSW | Applications close: 18 September 2020 | Looking to appoint an experienced Librarian.  This position is a rewarding opportunity for the right candidate to support the reference and research needs of Avondale faculty and students through innovative training programmes, online support services and the continuous improvement of library services and resources using current technologies and approaches to service delivery. The successful candidate will be a qualified librarian, have experience in an educational setting and have a high level of proficiency in classification and descriptive cataloguing according to the standards used in Australian libraries. For the selection criteria of the above position, please visit www.avondale.edu.au/employment. Further information is available from Emma Kalaf, Head Librarian via email emma.kalaf@avondale.edu.au or telephone 02 4980 2129.  Applications, addressing the selection criteria, with contact details of at least three referees, should be e-mailed to employment@avondale.edu.au. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Avondale is an equal opportunity employer and reserves the right to make a delayed appointment, not to appoint, or to appoint by invitation.


Cook/Chef (Full-time) - Stuarts Point Convention Centre & Yarrahapinni Youth Centre | Stuarts Point | NSW | Applications close: 30 September 2020 | This is a live-in role and the successful applicant will have the option to take residence in the house at the Youth Centre.  An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Cook / Chef at Stuarts Point Convention Centre and Yarrahapinni Adventist Youth Centre. Our facilities located on the mid-north coast NSW, cater for a range of guests with groups ranging from 30 people up to several hundred. We host groups from school-aged children, church group families, ministerial teams and celebratory functions. You must have a passion for healthy cuisine and skill in preparing and cooking vegetarian and kosher meals for all age groups. We are offering an attractive package for the right applicant for an initial 12-month period with the possibility of extending the role to a more permanent arrangement.  For more information, please click the link https://nnsw.adventist.org.au/news/stuarts-point-cook-chef-position/ or contact Glenn Houssenloge at glennhousssenloge@adventist.org.au or  02 4944 3285.


Chief Financial Officer/General Secretary (Full-time)Northern Australian Conference | Townsville | QLD | Applications close: 5pm (AEST), Wednesday 30 September 2020 | The Northern Australian Conference Appointments Committee is seeking expressions of interest for the position of Chief Financial Officer/General Secretary (CFO/GS) for the Northern Australian Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The CFO/GS works in partnership with the Conference President in meeting and delivering the strategic plan of the Conference. The CFO part of the role is responsible for financial oversight and management of financial resources and assets of the Conference, including management of finance, retail, property management, campground and delivery of capital works. The GS part of the role is responsible for governance and legislative compliance, including AdSafe, Human Resources (HR), Work Health and Safety (WHS), policies, minutes, and conference office manager. The role is supported by a competent office team.  Expressions of Interest should be addressed to the Chairman of the Northern Australian Conference Appointments Committee, Pr. Jorge Munoz, and sent to AUCPresident@adventist.org.au.


Director of Technology Operations and Strategy (Full-time)Seventh-day Adventist Church (SPD) Ltd | Wahroonga, NSW | Applications close: 31 October 2020 | The South Pacific Division is seeking a highly talented technology leader to transform the Church’s digital, information governance, information and communication technology (ICT) strategies and capabilities, in order to achieve the Church’s mission and improve its operational effectiveness. This will be achieved by partnering with key Church leadership, technology customers and the resources of Adventist Technology. As Director of Technology Operations & Strategy, you will be adept at strategic planning and implementation within technology and business, possess leadership and interpersonal skills and be a change agent assisting the Church with digital transformation. For more information please go to https://www.adventistemployment.org.au/spd-vacancies. To apply, please email a cover letter, your CV, 3 work-related referees and the contact details of your Adventist Church Pastor, to hr@adventist.org.au. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and close applications early.


Graphic Designer (Maternity Leave Cover) - Adventist Media | Wahroonga | NSW | Applications close: October 31, 2020Adventist Media is looking for a full-time or part-time graphic designer to join the editorial team to fill a maternity relief role for 12 months, with the ability to start in January 2021. In this role you will be preparing designs for both print and digital production, with the main focus on the design and layout of magazines produced by Adventist Media. The successful applicant will have tertiary qualifications in graphic design or a related discipline, previous experience in a similar role, an advanced level of skill and knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite especially InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, high level organisational skills, including the ability to prioritise tasks in order to meet strict deadlines, a high standard of attention to detail, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work with people at all levels. For more information and to apply, please send your resume and portfolio to Tracey Bridcutt <traceybridcutt@adventistmedia.org.au>.