Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor

Summary of Role

Hughes Baptist Church in Canberra, Australia, seeks a new Senior Pastor.

We aspire to be a dynamic, Christ-centred church that engages our community with the hope of the gospel. The Senior Pastor will have responsibility for the preaching and teaching, and for leading the church in all facets of its ministry. The Senior Pastor is supported by Elders, a Board, Ministry Leaders, office administrative staff and an active congregation.

We are looking for a Senior Pastor:

  • With a strong commitment to the centrality of Christ and the Bible in the life of the church;
  • Who is gifted in preaching, teaching, leadership, and pastoral care;
  • In whom the fruit of the Spirit is evident and who has a heart for mission;
  • Is accredited with the Association of Baptist Churches of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, or is able to be so.

About Us

We are an established, multi-generational and culturally diverse church and are involved in both local and international ministries. See our website at

For additional information, please contact the pastoral search team via HBC Office at EM: attention Paul Hazell or PH: +61 (0)2 6282 1301 (Mon-Fri, 9am to 1pm AEDT).