We're looking for people who are qualified and dedicated to the wellbeing of local communities, including young people, families and wider community stakeholders. Are you committed to helping build communities that are connected, supported and whole? Are you committed to child safety?
Please note: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, government health directives currently require workers at schools and in some community settings to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or provide a valid medical exemption. Successful applicants are required to provide evidence of having obtained all doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine or having a valid medical exemption prior to commencement.
All Korus Connect school chaplains and community connectors must be qualified. In order to be selected for a position with Korus Connect, you must possess a completed relevant qualification to a minimum Certificate IV level and this can include, but is not limited to, areas of study such as Youth Work, Youth Ministry, Pastoral Care, Chaplaincy, Counselling, Community Services, Theology, Education, Social Sciences, Psychology, Nursing or other equivalent qualifications.
All applicants MUST also have competency in CHCCS016 ‘Respond to Client Needs’ and CHCMHS001 ‘Work with People with Mental Health Issues’ or equivalent units
Upon an initial no obligation enquiry, we can provide an initial assessment of your completed qualifications to determine if they will meet the minimum requirement. To do this you can either contact the relevant Regional Community Manager (see positions vacant) or Central Office on 9811 0999 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you wish to complete the two mandatory units mentioned above, please contact us via email at email@example.com or on 9811 0999 to discuss your study options.
Korus Connect is committed to child safety and maintaining child safe and child friendly environments. We require applicants to have a valid Working with Children Check and disclose the results of a National Police Records Check issued within the last 12 months.
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Consistent with the philosophy, values, principles, beliefs and biblical foundations of Korus Connect, chaplains and community connectors must be endorsed by a recognised or accepted religious institution.
To satisfy this criteria, Korus Connect requires applicants provide at least one satisfactory reference from a Minister, Priest, Pastor or Leader from the Christian Community with which they are currently involved which adheres to at least one of the three ecumenical creeds.
Successful applicants will have demonstrated relevant abilities, experience and knowledge in: