The Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership forms ministers and leaders for service in the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand and partner churches.

We work in partnership with a variety of groups and networks, including Te Aka Puaho, the Pacific Island Synod, the Council of Asian Congregations, Presbyteries, United District Councils, and congregations.

In addition to training people for National Ordained Ministry, the Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership also provides training for Local Ordained MinistersLocal Ministry Teams and other recognised ministries in the Church. We support presbyteries and congregations in their leadership development, and help resource continuing ministry formation among the Presbyterian Church’s ministers and elders.

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Apply now: KCML seek a Dean & 2 Lecturers/Ministry Formation Coordinators

The Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership (KCML) seeks a new Dean of Studies (Dunedin based) and two Lecturers/Ministry Formation Coordinators – 1x Auckland–based and 1x Dunedin–based  (other South Island locations considered).

Please send your completed application to the Principal of KCML, geoff@knoxcentre.ac.nz before the closing date of Friday 17th February 2023, 5pm. (Please note – no late applications will be considered.)

Interviews will be conducted in the week commencing Tuesday, 21st March 2023.

Read more and apply