Pastoral Care Worker

Waikerie Lutheran Primary School - Waikerie

WAIKERIE, SA


Chaplains / Pastoral Care

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.20 FTE)

Applications Close: 16 October 2020


The Pastoral Support Worker will support the wellbeing of students and families. They will consult with others to determine relevant pastoral care activities/programs and strategies that support the school community and its mission. They will implement these activities, programs and strategies. At Waikerie Lutheran Primary School, we work from a strength-based approach and use and share our God given strengths to serve him throughout each day in all that we do – “all things through Christ”.

<p>Reporting / Working Relationships </p><p>The Pastoral Care Worker will report to and be accountable to the Principal and work in consultation with the Leadership Team and other staff in the best interest of The Leaner, The Learning and Teaching and The Wider Community at WLPS. </p><p>Responsibilities / Duties </p><p>The Pastoral Care Worker duties and responsibilities will span mainly: The Learner and The Wider Community and will involve but will not be limited to: </p><p>• Provide pastoral care to students, staff, and families </p><p>• Support students, staff, and families in their spiritual development. </p><p>• Assist the school with the development of Christian service and mission opportunities to students, families and staff </p><p>• Enhance the development of pastoral care and engagement in the wider community through and/or by supporting programs and activities (eg: home visits, breakfast club, Kiddy Gym, cuppa time – chapel and transitions, lunch time student engagement activities, excursions, Info sessions, individual/small group programs, creches etcetera. This is just an example of some of the duties and responsibilities and is not limited to) </p><p>• Supporting the development of the school community and its ethos, particularly building relationships with all school staff and families on a foundation of Christ like love and care for all </p><p>• Supporting the development of a missional relationship with supporting congregations of all Christian denominations in the Riverland West area, where an opportunity for this community linkage exists and helping to create these opportunities where they don’t yet exist </p><p><br /></p><p><br /></p>
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Application Instructions

Applications are to be… <div>• Kept to 2 pages in length and be in digital form </div><div>• Include 1 pastoral reference, 1 personal reference and 1 professional reference </div><div>• Addressed to Mr Adam Borgas(Principal) at adamb&#64;wlps.sa.edu.au </div><div><br /></div><div><br /></div>

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