Job Opportunities

Lecturer in Church History and Practical Theology

Religious | Presbyterian (unspecified)

Presbyterian Theological College
684 Elgar Rd, Box Hill North, Victoria, Australia
Box Hill,



Posted: Sep 28, 2023

Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2024


We are seeking a faithful Christian, academically able in the discipline of historical studies

and with experience in pastoral oversight who can help students understand the challenges

and gospel opportunities of the intellectual, moral and cultural context in Australia. The

lecturer will also have a role in the wider PCV as it engages with doctrinal and pastoral


The lecturer will be responsible for teaching the church history courses offered by the PTC,

and also for teaching courses in the area of practical theology. The successful candidate

would contribute to the academic culture of the college not only in research but also in

fostering the development of students engaged in our MTh/PhD program.

Salary: Undisclosed


The successful candidate will either be a minister in full standing with the Presbyterian

Church of Australia; or be willing to satisfy the requirements of the rules of the General

Assembly of Australia relative to the reception of ministers from other churches; or

similarly able to provide theological and spiritual leadership as a teacher of the Church. The

successful candidate must embrace and actively promote the Reformed faith as embodied

in the confessional standards of the Presbyterian Church of Australia.

Previous experience in academic teaching, academic administration, and curriculum design

is desirable, as well as a proven ability to participate in wider academic and cultural

engagement across a variety of platforms.

How to Apply

All applications should include a current CV, a cover letter and

contact details for at least three referees and are to be directed by email to the PCV

Theological Committee Chair, Rev. Kevin Maxwell (

Please contact the Office if you have any questions or to request the full detailed position

description - +61 3 9898 9384 or

Primary Contact: Kevin Maxwell


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