As we approach the end of another quinquenial (5 year) period of church management we are again looking to the church’s rich resource of lay members to fill positions on the church’s key boards and committees. Over the last 5 years the South Pacific Division has been blessed to have lay members making outstanding contributions to our key boards of management.

For the next quinquenial period we are seeking lay members who have a strong commitment to the mission and values of the church and also have a background in management, human resources, finance, health, media, OHS, legal matters, logistics, manufacturing international development. For a more detailed list, please see the individual information for each board below: 


ACA Health Benefits | Wahroonga, NSW | 1 day, 7-8 times per year

Seeking professionals with independence of mind, impartiality, proven business acumen, good judgement and experience in Strategic Planning, Investment and Finance, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Occupational Health and Safety, Law, Risk Management or private health insurance and are not disqualified from being a director

Adventist Media Centre Board | Wahroonga, NSW | 1 day, 4 times per year

Seeking professionals with a commitment to sharing the Gospel through the electronic and print media with a background in marketing, management, finance or media production or involvement in media ministry and evangelism

Avondale College Council Limited | Cooranbong, NSW | 1 day, 7-8 times per year

Seeking professionals with strong professional backgrounds in higher education, management, finance, commerce, human resource management, occupational health and safety, risk management, or other professional fields.

Board of Adventist Education | Wahroonga, NSW | ½ day, 2 times per year

Seeking education professionals who have had experience in K-12. An interest in Adventist Education and current educational issues is essential.

Division Executive Committee | Wahroonga, NSW | 3 days, 2 times per year

Seeking members with backgrounds in church administrative committees such as conference or union executive committees or church institution boards of management.

Pacific Adventist University Council | Port Moresby, PNG | 1 day, 3-4 times per year

Seeking members with strong professional backgrounds in higher education, Pacific region management, finance, human resource management, development, building, occupational health and safety, risk management, or other professional fields.

Risk Management Service Board of Management | Wahroonga, NSW | 1 day, 3-4 times per year

Seeking members with strong professional backgrounds in management, finance, insurance, risk management, OHS, workers compensation and legal compliance.

Sanitarium Health Foods | Berkeley Vale, NSW | 1 day, 7-8 times per year

Seeking professionals with a strong background in manufacturing, corporate law, human resource management, marketing, logistics, risk management, finance or taxation.

Seventh-day Adventist Church | Wahroonga, NSW | 3 days, 2 times per year

Seeking professionals with backgrounds in church administrative committees such as conference or union executive committees or church institution boards of management.

Sydney Adventist Hospital Limited Board | Wahroonga, NSW | 1 day, 7-8 times per year (download the full selection criteria and more information)

Seeking professionals with a background in either healthcare, strategy, accounting and finance, medical litigation, risk management, people and change management.


To submit an expression of interest in serving on any of the listed boards above, please complete the online application below. Your application will remain current throughout the quinquenial (5 year) period of church management.

For further information please don’t hesitate to contact the Human Resources Team on 02 9847 3271 or hr@adventist.org.au

Closing Date: July 12, 2015

  
Board Membership Online Application

independence of mind, impartiality, proven business acumen, good judgement and experience in Strategic Planning, Investment and Finance, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Occupational Health and Safety, Law, Risk Management or private health insurance and are not disqualified from being a director