Do you have a passion for the nurture and care of people? Do you work well in a collaborative team?

St George’s Cathedral is a vibrant part of the beautiful City of Perth and reaches out with God’s love to the civic, artistic and spiritual life of the wider community. It provides the Diocese of Perth with worship, education and music events. It has committed congregations and excellent music and spirituality programmes.

We are seeking a priest who will join our dedicated Cathedral staff to coordinate pastoral care within the Cathedral community, and to foster and nurture those new in faith.

The Pastor:

  • The Pastor contributes fully to the ministry and mission of St George’s Cathedral as a member of the Cathedral clergy. She or he exercises a ministry of pastoral care and outreach, primarily through meeting the pastoral needs of the Cathedral community.
  • The Pastor is there to provide pastoral links to the mission of the Cathedral through the administration of Pastoral Liturgical Services, namely Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals.
  • The Pastor will further the Cathedral’s practice of being open to all traditions within the Anglican Church of Australia and will help foster an inclusive welcome to all who contribute to the life of the Cathedral community.
  • The Pastor shares with the Dean and other Cathedral clergy in leading Sunday and daily worship, ministering at the occasional offices, preaching and teaching as well as exercising a ministry of pastoral care. They will actively seek opportunities to bring committed Christians, visitors and seekers into contact with the reality of the transforming love of God through connecting them with life of the Cathedral in its worship and mission.

A full Position Description can be found here.

Please address all enquiries to:
The Very Reverend Chris Chataway
Dean of St George’s Cathedral