Melbourne University & Monash University
The Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne through its ministries and agencies is at service of the people of God, planting the Gospel of Jesus Christ into their communities and lived daily.
Reporting to the Senior Chaplain Youth, Young Adults and Campus the Campus Discipleship Officer is to be a witness of the Good News of Jesus Christ on the university campus and to invite students on the journey of discipleship.
The work of the Campus Discipleship Officer is Gospel based and expressed in personal witness of faith, accompaniment, community building, liturgy, prayer, and pastoral care. The Campus Discipleship Officer brings the Presence of Jesus to the university community. As Jesus did in the Gospel, the Campus Discipleship Officer meets people where they are and walks with them, and offers nourishment to the spiritually hungry and poor, wherever they are to be found.
Based on one campus, but as a member of the broader team working with students from a variety of universities, the Campus Discipleship Officer will have a unique role in seeking to evangelise students and staff by offering pathways for discipleship. They seek to provide opportunities for faith encounters and are willing to accompany students on their faith journeys. Being an authentic witness on campus, the Campus Discipleship Officer should be respectful and welcoming of all people, always proposing the Gospel but never imposing.
The key responsibilities include:
The essential elements for each applicant are:
To express your interest in this position, please reach out to email@example.com with a copy of your up to date CV addressing the essential skills and requirements of the role in the Position Description attached to this advertisement by 22nd October 2021. We would also like to understand your motivation for applying for this position.
If you would like any further information, please contact Fr Nicholas Pearce, Senior Chaplain - Youth, Young Adults and Campus Ministry on 0402 850 556 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne is committed to the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and vulnerable adults. It is a requirement across our organisation that all clergy, employees and volunteers have a valid working with children check.