Church Planter 

We are seeking a full-time Church Planter to work in partnership with the Bishop, Edge Anglican and the Bush Church Aid Society. The purpose of this role will be to grow a new expression of church life in Brighton; a fast growing community on the northern side of Greater Hobart. The successful candidate will join the Staff Team at Edge Anglican, while also being specifically responsible for establishing a new Anglican congregation in Brighton, including raising up a new leadership team.

We are looking for a person gifted in the following:

  • Implementing a strong gospel-centred and contextually sensitive vision in Brighton
  • Leading and discipling a group of people who will form the initial Launch Team of the plant
  • Recruiting and training leaders to do the work of the ministry (Eph. 4:12)
  • Overseeing leaders, volunteers and (in time) staff
  • Regularly preaching and teaching across the various Edge congregations
  • Vision casting and fundraising
  • Liaising with the Edge Leadership regarding finance and legal matters
  • Working closely with the Rector of Edge as the direct supervisor
  • Working to lead the new Brighton plant to be an self-supporting Anglican parish

Click here to see the position description.

Click here  for an overview of the position.

Applications to be sent to the Revd Stephen Savage  (

Closing date:  As soon as possible.