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Regional Mission Director

CMS Australia is seeking to appoint a servant-hearted person to the role of Regional Mission Director.   

The CMS Regional Mission Director (RMD) plays a vital role in the selection, deployment and pastoral care of CMS missionaries. They work with the International Director, Branch Directors, two other RMDs and CMS Australia staff to help enable CMS missionaries to serve long-term. The RMD is also involved in building and maintaining strong relationships between CMS and the international partner organisations and churches that CMS missionaries serve with.

Based in Sydney, the Regional Mission Director is required to travel for up to 10-12 weeks per year.

The position will commence in January 2023.

The successful applicant will have the following skills and experience:

  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to exercise initiative, work as part of a team and effectively delegate
  • Prior long-term cross-cultural experience
  • Active engagement in world mission
  • At least one year of theological study
  • Pastoral care skills and experience
  • Sound cultural and emotional intelligence, and ability to make difficult decisions.

It is a requirement of this position that the incumbent will live and display a commitment to the Christian principles promoted by CMS-A and abide by the CMS Code of Conduct.

Applications: 

Your application should include a covering letter addressing the above criteria; a resumé; and at least three references, including one from your church minister.

Please apply by email to jobs@cms.org.au and include ‘Regional Mission Director’ in the subject line.

Applications close on 9 September 2022 at close of business.

Download a copy of the job ad and the position description.


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Perhaps you have time and skills that you could offer your nearest CMS branch. There are a lot of things that wouldn’t get done without the help of volunteers. We need people to help with:

  • Office and admin tasks, e.g. data entry and filing
  • Mail outs to members
  • Conferences and events
  • Maintenance tasks

There are all kinds of things that need to be done! If you would like to find out more about how you could help, contact your local CMS branch.