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Methodist Connexional Office, Christchurch

Looking for variety? We are seeking an energetic, personable administration professional who is committed, self-motivated and flexible.

A unique and varied role in the MCNZ Connexional Office in Christchurch
Work in a fantastic supportive and established team
Health Insurance, modern office, free onsite parking

The Receptionist/Administrator undertakes a wide variety of reception, general office administration and secretarial duties. They work closely with all other employees of the Board of Administration to help maintain a smooth and efficient office. The Receptionist/Administrator is proactive in their work habits and shows high interest and engagement in all tasks delegated.

Job description.

Please submit, your cover letter with details on how the skills and experience you have will meet the performance measures of the role, and a CV by Friday 5.00pm 24 February 2023 via email to [E-Mail not displayed]


  • Chartwell Cooperating Church - Children, Youth & Family Facilitator

    Children, Youth & Family Facilitator

    Chartwell Cooperating Church’s mission is ‘to know and share God’s love’ and our vision is ‘to be the hands, feet and body of Christ in the community.’ We are a diverse and inclusive parish which unites people from various Christian backgrounds.

    Chartwell Cooperating Church is seeking to employ a Children, Youth & Family Facilitator to continue to grow and strengthen our children, youth and family programmes within the congregation and in the wider community. This person will have a strong personal faith and a willingness to support young people to explore their Christian faith and spiritual growth.

    The successful applicant will have many of the following attributes:

    • Experience and a passion for working with young people and children
    • Experience with running events or ministries
    • A willingness to participate in the Chartwell Cooperating Church community
    • An energetic, approachable and confident leadership style
    • Self-motivated with effective time management skills
    • Strong organisational and administrative skills
    • Computer and social media literacy
    • Experience or knowledge of basic budgeting and health and safety documentation

    The Facilitator will work in collaboration with the ministry team to develop relationships and foster the concepts of manaakitanga and aroha.

    The role is 30 hours a week with flexible hours which will start in the new year.

    Applications must include your CV plus a covering letter.  The covering letter should explain why you are applying for the role and how you think your experience and skills fit the requirements we are looking for.

    Please address your application to the Parish Council Chairperson and send to [E-Mail not displayed] (only applications sent to this email will be accepted)

    You can contact us on the same email for the Position Description, the Youth & Family Strategic Plan or if you have any questions.

    Closing date for applications is Friday 19th January 2023, or earlier should a suitable applicant be found.