All vacant diocesan positions are listed on this page. Parishes and Anglican organisations are welcome to advertise here, too.

Some Tasmanian organisations operating under the auspices of the Anglican Church also advertise vacant positions on their own websites:

Positions vacant

Ministry Vacancies - Diocese of Tasmania

The Diocese of Tasmania has a number of ministry positions currently available.

It is an exciting time to join the Diocese as we are about to launch a new vision for our future direction. Every clergyperson in Tasmania is assigned a learning cohort, and is expected to have a ministry coach, and a personal and professional development plan.

Assistant Minister - Parish of Burnie
We are a multi-generational parish seeking an ordained person who will minister among us, with particular emphasis on strengthening and developing our existing ministries with families, children and youth.

Assistant Minister - Richmond
The Parish of Sorell, Richmond, and Tasman is looking for an ordained minister with the skills and passion to equip Christians of all ages to live and share the Good News of Jesus. This .5 position is based in the historic township of Richmond, centre of the growing region of the Coal River Valley, 30 minutes from Hobart.

Assistant Minister – Battery Point
St George's Battery Point is seeking a full-time assistant minister to oversee our kids and youth ministry and work with the senior minister on developing discipleship pathways. As the Light on the Hill we want to win, disciple and send out people who will shine Christ's light in their spheres of influence.

Family Outreach Worker – Ulverstone
The Ulverstone Anglican Church in North West Tasmania is offering a new full-time position to support and develop the current children’s and family program; and most importantly to pioneer gospel ministry in the wider community with the long-term goal of planting a new, missional congregation.

Part-time Children’s and Parenting Minister – Bellerive
St Mark’s Bellerive is seeking a person for a new part-time (6-12 hours per week) position of Children’s and Parenting Minister, which will Initially be for a two year period.

Other opportunities are also in the pipeline. Contact us now to stay in touch.

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Ministry Opportunity

Flinders Island, Tasmania

A change of pace

Tranquillity, breath-taking natural beauty, some of the best locally grown seafood in the world, and the opportunity to encourage the local church – all awaits you on Flinders Island.

Seeking a change of pace? Then do consider this wonderful ministry opportunity for a holiday or sabbatical on Flinders Island, in exchange for Sunday Services and a weekly Bible Study.

The Island offers peace and quiet, fantastic bushwalking, fishing, golfing, and a very warm welcome. For suitable clergy, the Anglican Community on Flinders Island offer a comfortable fully-equipped Rectory and a 4WD Ute.

Stays of two weeks to three months are on offer.

With long deserted beaches, green rolling hills and rugged granite mountain ranges, Flinders island is a special place and offers a refreshing break. It is a rare jewel in the middle of Bass Strait, off the north-east coast of Tasmania.

Expressions of interest can be sent to the Bishop of Tasmania:

Church Planter - The Diocese of Tasmania

We are seeking a full-time Church Planter to work in partnership with the Bishop, Edge Anglican Church Claremont, and the Bush Church Aid Society to grow a new expression of church life in Brighton, a fast growing community on the northern edge of Greater Hobart. The successful candidate will join the Staff Team at Edge Anglican, Claremont, while being specifically responsible for establishing a new Anglican congregation in Brighton, including raising up a new leadership team.

We are looking for a person gifted in the following:

  • Implementing a strong gospel-centred and contextually sensitive vision in Brighton
  • Leading and discipling a group of people who will form the initial Launch Team of the plant
  • Recruiting and training leaders to do the work of the ministry (Eph. 4:12)
  • Overseeing leaders, volunteers and (in time) staff
  • Regularly preaching and teaching across the various Edge congregations
  • Vision casting and fundraising
  • Liaising with the Edge Leadership regarding finance and legal matters
  • Working closely with the Edge rector as the direct supervisor
  • Working to lead the new Brighton plant to be an self-supporting Anglican parish.

Click here to see the position description. Applications to be sent to the Revd Stephen Savage.

Click here to view the ad on the Parish webpage.

Closing date:  As soon as possible.