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Chaplain/Head of Mission

  Dampier Seafarers Centre
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Chaplain/Head of Mission

Dampier Seafarers Centre

Dampier WA

Full time


Chaplain/Head of Mission - Dampier


The Anglican Diocese of North West Australia and the Dampier Seafarers Centre share a big vision - to bring the gospel to the nations. Thousands of seafarers from all nations visit the Dampier Seafarers Centre every year. We provide spiritual and practical care to these seafarers when they come into port.



You will lead the Centre ministry team. Your primary responsibility will be to oversee the chaplaincy and the Centre operations to ensure delivery of quality programs and services through good management of resources. Reporting to you are the Shop Manager supported by a team of volunteers. For more information see 

The wide ranging duties of this role require you to be passionate about helping seafarers, flexible, well organized, innovative and committed to faithful service.



The Centre provides onshore recreation, counselling, communications, currency exchange and food and shopping to thousands of seafarers each year


Selection Criteria 

·    An ordained Anglican Minister eligible to hold a Licence from the Diocesan Bishop.

·    A degree in Theology from a recognised theological or Bible college.

·    Demonstrated skills in evangelism, pastoral care, Bible teaching and chaplaincy.

·    Demonstrated outstanding level of communication and inter-personal skills.

·    Demonstrated high level skills in problem solving and conflict resolution.

·    Demonstrated skills and experience in leadership, management and administration.

·    An understanding of the objects of Missions to Seafarers.

·    Experience in chaplaincy.

·    Personal experience of the sea or an understanding of seafarers and their work.

·    An understanding of the aims and objectives of the Diocese.


For more information about the role, contact Diocesan Registrar Khim Harris on 0433 033 174 or Bishop Gary Nelson on (08) 9921 7277.


Go to to download a Job Application Pack, including a detailed role description and information about the attractive working conditions. 


Deadline: 12noon Friday 20 December 2019


The Listing
Area: Dampier, WA
Status: Full Time
Date: Respond by 20 Dec
Khim Harris
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0433 033 174

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