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Diocesan Ministry Conference 2018
24-26 July 2018
Burn’s Lodge at Holy Cross Centre Church Street Mosgiel
Enrolment forms are now available from Alec Clark, Diocesan Ministry Educator or your Clergy.
Barbara Dineen Priest Ordination
It is with great pleasure that Bishop Steven will be ordaining Rev’d Barbara Dineen as a Priest on Sunday, 13 May @ 4.00 pm at St Paul’s Cathedral.
Appointment of Vicar of Waitaki North Oamaru
I am very pleased to announce that Rev’d Graham Silkstone will be installed as Vicar of Waitaki North Oamaru at St Mary’s Oamaru on Saturday May 12th at 2pm.
Graham and his wife Christina come to us from the Diocese of Wellington. Please join with me in welcoming them to the Diocese.
Interchurch Council for Hospital Chaplaincy
Hospital Chaplain (Mental Health) Porirua Hospital (16 hours per week)
The Interchurch Council for Hospital Chaplaincy (ICHC) comprises a broad composition of Churches. We are committed to promoting, maintaining and developing, relevant, flexible, and competent Chaplaincy services within the Aotearoa New Zealand healthcare environment. The primary purpose of our ministry is to foster good health through excellence in pastoral care. Our Chaplains stand alongside other healthcare professionals in the hospital setting. We are committed to the principles of partnership expressed in the Treaty of Waitangi. Spiritual care and support is provided by Christian Chaplains in the most appropriate way for all healthcare clients, regardless of religious denomination, faith-orientation, beliefs, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation. Clients are at liberty to access the spiritual care of their choice. Our Chaplains’ role is to coordinate that process.
Applications are being sought from experienced Chaplains and other suitably qualified ordained clergy for this permanent, part-time (16 hours per week) Ecumenical Hospital Chaplaincy position at Porirua Hospital. Applicants must have completed at least 1 course of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE).
A full Job Description and Application Form are available from the website www.ichc.org.nz
Applications (Covering Letter, Application Form and CV) must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5.00pm on Wednesday, 25 April 2018.
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