• Communication & Marketing Position Open

    UME is looking for a Communication and Marketing Officer position. The role, based at North Parramatta, is to coordinate, execute, maintain and manage UME’s communication and marketing strategy to ensure that digital, print and film content is developed… Read More

  • Eco-Sermon Competition Announced

    Uniting Earth Ministry have announced an Eco-Sermon Competition to coincide with World Environment Day (Mon. 5 June).  For more details read on.

  • Mark Faulkner appointed to Saltbush Role

    Uniting Mission & Education has appointed Rev Mark Faulkner as Director of Rural and Remote Ministry Initiatives, to start on August 1, 2017. Mark will base his ministry from Dickson, Canberra, where he and his wife own their… Read More

  • UME Executive Director Changes

    Rev. Kath Merrifield has been seconded from her role as UME Executive Director to the Synod Secretariat for 2017 to assist with the development of the Synod Pathways Project. This project is designed to engage the ‘grass roots’… Read More

  • 2017 Safe Church Awareness Workshops

    Upcoming dates for full, and refresher type, Safe Church Workshops during 2017, have been announced. Cost is $25 per person for the full version of the course, and $20 per person for the refresher course. Please BYO lunch. … Read More

  • Gospel Yarning Conference – Registrations Open

    Registrations are open for the Gospel Yarning multi-cultural evangelism conference scheduled for 15-19 May 2017.

  • Uniting Venues

    Please click on the link provided below to be taken to the Uniting Venues website: http://unitingvenues.org/  

  • Living Our Faith Series 2017 – Registrations Open

    Registrations are open for units of the Living Our Faith Series to be presented in 2017, i.e. Introduction to Worship in the UCA, Exploring the Old Testament, Living Our Values, and Exploring Theology.  Please click on this link to the Living Our… Read More

  • Lifelong Learning for All God’s People – Prospectus 2017

    ‘Lifelong Learning for All God’s People’ the 2017 Prospectus for the Uniting Learning Network in now available for download (PDF, 2.75 MB). This 48 page document – distributed to Uniting Church congregations, agencies and schools across NSW and ACT in… Read More

  • Christine Sorensen appointed Dean of Formation

    Uniting Mission and Education has appointed Rev Dr Christine Sorensen to the role of Dean of Formation at United Theological College, starting in January 2017. Christine is currently Formation Co-ordinator at the Centre for Theology and Ministry in… Read More

2017 Ethical Ministry Half-day Refresher Program Dates

Upcoming dates for the Ethical Ministry Half-day Refresher Program training sessions to be provided by presbyteries during 2017, are in the process of being collated.

Please consult the list provided below for more information about dates/venues which are known to-date.

Learn More

Communication & Marketing Position Open

UME is looking for a Communication and Marketing Officer position. The role, based at North Parramatta, is to coordinate, execute, maintain and manage UME’s communication and marketing strategy to ensure that digital, print and film content is developed according to our strategic communication objectives and in line with Synod guidelines.

The key responsibilities for this role will be to:

  • Work closely with the management of UME and with Synod communications staff to develop a UME-specific communication calendar
  • Moderate and curate content across all UME social media platforms and web sites in accordance with Synod social media policies
  • Manage and monitor print, film, digital advertising campaigns
  • Work with management to identify creative, sales marketing and promotional trends, with a view to developing new audiences, products and services
  • Oversee and document the administration of domain names, website hosting and security

We are looking for someone with excellent all-round communication skills (including editing and sub-editing skills), strong project and time management skills, high attention to detail, and the ability to deal with stakeholders at all organisational levels. Being self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision, along with a friendly and personable manner will also be key.

Our successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications in a related field such as communication, journalism, media studies or marketing. They will be able to demonstrate skills in content creation, web design and desktop publishing and possess a strong understanding of web-based technologies.

It will be a bonus if they can demonstrate current or recent experience in a digital content, web content or website coordinator role, experience using HTML, CMS, EDM and web analytics, graphic design skills and experience using Adobe Creative software including InDesign, Photoshop. A knowledge of the Uniting Church in Australia would be the icing on the cake.

To apply, please click: ‘Apply for this job’ at SEEK to send your resume along with a detailed cover letter outlining how your qualifications and experience align with our requirements, and also ensuring the job title “Communications and Marketing Officer” is in the subject header.

Applications must be received by the close of business: Friday, 21 April 2017.

Eco-Sermon Competition Announced

Uniting Earth Ministry have announced an Eco-Sermon Competition to coincide with World Environment Day (Mon. 5 June).  For more details read on.

Learn More

2017 Ethical Ministry Half-day Refresher Program Dates

Upcoming dates for the Ethical Ministry Half-day Refresher Program training sessions to be provided by presbyteries during 2017, are in the process of being collated. Please consult the list provided below for more information about dates/venues which are known to-date.

Learn More

Communication & Marketing Position Open

UME is looking for a Communication and Marketing Officer position. The role, based at North Parramatta, is to coordinate, execute, maintain and manage UME’s communication and marketing strategy to ensure that digital, print and film content is developed… Read More

Learn More

Eco-Sermon Competition Announced

Uniting Earth Ministry have announced an Eco-Sermon Competition to coincide with World Environment Day (Mon. 5 June).  For more details read on.

Learn More