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St Matthews Anglican, Prahran - Vicar

Role summary

At St Matthew’s Prahran we want to, “experience, show and proclaim together the reality of God and His grace in Jesus to Prahran, and beyond”. We are searching for a new Vicar to lead the church in this vision.

Prahran is a vibrant, diverse, urban community just south of the Melbourne CBD. As a church we have a passion to care for the hurting in our neighbourhood, love the outsider, reach the lost, and empower one another for service. Suitable candidates will have a missional sensitivity and awareness for how to reach and love people in such a transient and urban context.


  • Lead and grow the ministry at St Matthew’s Prahran
  • Oversight of a small, but enthusiastic staff team
  • Regular Sunday preaching and teaching
  • Encourage and model pastoral care for one another
  • Demonstrate generous, sacrificial hospitality
  • Empower the church for everyday mission to Prahran and beyond

Key skills, gifts, character

  • A love for Jesus, His church, and the lost
  • Fulfil the character qualifications outlined in 1 Timothy 3:8-13
  • Alignment with the current vision of St Matthew’s Prahran
  • Developing leadership skills, with the ability to inspire people in the vision of the church



To apply for this role please send your CV with cover letter addressing the above job description to (copied to


Applications close Monday 25 November.