Position Details
Reference Number 24102
Position Title Mission Associates
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Division Burwood
Location Burwood, Richmond
Award Mercer
Classification Mercer
Salary Dependent on qualifications
Hours per Fortnight 60.8 to 76
Position Summary

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia.

Our organisation is part of the Mission of the Catholic Church and every aspect of our care is based on the Christian values of Hospitality, Compassion, Respect, Justice and Excellence. It is these values that guide our holistic approach to caregiving, with respect for the dignity and worth of each person.

The Position

St John of God Burwood and Richmond Hospitals have two rare and exciting opportunities for motivated professionals committed to the principles of servant leadership and familiar with Catholic tradition to join our team as Mission Associates.

You will support the Director Mission Integration in operationalising the strategic direction of Mission Integration evident in Hospital Business Planning. This includes Caregiver Formation, celebrations, rituals and projects pertaining to continuing the healing Mission of Jesus.  

These positions will be offered on a permanent full-time or part-time basis, working a minimum of 60.8 hours a fortnight, based at either SJG Burwood or SJG Richmond hospitals. 

The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Qualifications, or working towards same, in at least one of the following areas: Theology, Scripture, Ethics, Ministry, Catholic Leadership, or related studies
  • Demonstrated skills, knowledge and experience in each of the five competency domain areas (Personal, Leadership, Theological, Ethical and Organisational)
  • Capacity for the delivery of effective formation and/or adult training programs
  • Demonstrated ability to build collaborative relationships, to foster a united approach to Mission strategy, implementation and integration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the capacity to engage effectively with a variety of people 

As a not-for-profit organisation you will be rewarded with a remuneration package commensurate with your skills and experience, also offering attractive salary packaging opportunities, along with a working environment that is consistent with our values.

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description)

 St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities.

Contact Person Denis Byrne
Contact Number 0408 571 241
Closing Date 26/05/2019
Position Description
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