Northcote Takapuna Methodist Parish seeks Community Development Worker

Northcote Takapuna Methodist Parish
“Compassionate Creative Connected Communities”

Are you interested in leading this parish in supporting rapidly changing North Shore communities to make their places better for everyone through community led development?

  • You understand and value the contribution community expertise and experience can offer to both people and place.
  • You value relationships and confidently build trust and relationship with diverse groups on issues that matter to them.
  • You are confident working in agile and iterative ways that grow local leadership and agency and that support learning by doing.  
  • You are a joiner as much as a leader and can work confidently on your own as well as part of a diverse team.
  • You have a commitment to, and ideally are experienced in, strengths-based Community Led Development principles and practice.
  • You are an excellent communicator and can work in partnership within both church and community.
  • You are a suitably qualified person in good standing with your own faith/values and wider community.
  • You will be able to work to the Methodist ethos, including its bicultural commitment.  

Email us for a Position Description, or speak to Superintendent Rev Peter Norman Tel: 489 4590.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to:
The Parish Administrator, Northcote Takapuna Methodist Parish,
P O Box 33 1013, Takapuna, Auckland 0740
or email

Expressions of Interest close 4 October 2020.