NEDLEY DEPRESSION & ANXIETY RECOVERY PROGRAM – TRAINING THE TRAINER NEW

Ever wanted to run a successful depression recovery program for your community?

Depression is a growing epidemic worldwide. Thankfully, the Nedley Depression and Anxiety Recovery Program (DARP) is a well-researched, scientifically based program designed to meet the needs of depressed individuals.

Don’t miss out on this training and be equipped to help many in your community.

Date and Time:

21 July: 6-9PM

22 July: 9AM-4PM (lunch provided)

Location:  Victorian Conference Office, 141 Central Road, Nunawading 3131

Registration is open NOW: vic.adventist.org.au/health-ministries

Closing date for registration: 9 July 2018

For further enquiries, please contact: Pr. Andrew Jasper (andrewjasper@adventist.org.au)

 

 INTERNATIONAL FOOD NIGHT NEW

Join us at Plenty Valley Adventist Church for this annual community event. You will find us at 160 Centenary Drive, Mill Park [right opposite McDonald’s in Plenty Road]. Sample great food at low prices from about 8 different countries, and support mission projects in the Solomon Islands at the same time. We start at 6:30 pm on Saturday, June 16. National dress is not only recommended it’s encouraged!

 

 ORGAN & INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT NEW

At the Wantirna Seventh-day Adventist church, 119 Mountain Hwy, Wantirna @ 7pm on Saturday July 14. .Come with your friends and hear students from the David Clark Suzuki School of Music, Avondale, NSW, who will be favouring us with items selected from the works of J.S. Bach, Karg-Elert, Matthias, plus cello and trumpet solos. These students have attained a high degree of excellence, having played in such venues as the Sydney Opera House. The organ on which they will be playing is an Allen Digital Bravura L-333 model being 3 manuals with a 32 note AGO pedal board. Having 58 stops to choose from, this organ produces the most exquisite sounds allowing for piquant flutes to the solid Bombarde. It is also equipped with GeniSys voices that include many contemporary orchestral, theatre organ sounds and effects, percussion and drums. This event promises to be a highlight to all music lovers. Be sure to put this event into your diary.

 

 SPECIAL SINGLES WEEKEND RETREAT NEW

Special Singles Weekend Retreat with Pr. David McGibben at Elkhanah Guesthouse, Buxton Rd, Marysville

When: 27-29th July

Theme: “I Want to Know What Love is”

Bookings close 16th July – Ph Mark 0419 499 992 for further details.

 

 THE AUSSIE PASTOR IS COMING TO VICTORIA – JUNE 29 – JULY 21 NEW

Pr. Lloyd Grolimund is the Aussie Pastor who runs a TV ministry on Channel 9 that within 10 months received 20,000 viewers and brought in a host of visitors to church every week! He is the pastor of New Hope SDA Church in Sydney and will be coming to Bundoora SDA Church Plant from June 29 – July 1 to speak on the theme of “Personal Conversion and the Holy Spirit.” Pr. Lloyd is an engaging and friendly speaker with his sermons being regularly aired on Hope TV and 3ABN. If you are interested in being personally revived in your life, this weekend is an open invitation to any church or individual to attend with no fees or costs. Please feel free to join us to worship and fellowship together as we earnestly seek God for personal revival!

Friday (29 June) – 7 – 9pm

Sabbath (30 June) – 9:45 – 3:30pm (BYO Lunch)

Sunday (1 July) – 11 – 1pm

For a detailed program visit: www.bundoorasda.org or contact Pr. Vikram Panchal 0469 145 156.

Venue: Bundoora Community Hall,  20 Noorong Avenue, Bundoora.

 

 HOUSE SEATING INCLUDING PET NEW

House sitting including pet for two months August and September 2018 Frankston way.

Suitable for Older couple or single lady – required to pay for the used gas.

Seventh-day Adventist only as no alcohol/smoking permitted in the house.

If interested call Jill on 92647777.

 

 POSITIONS VACANT NEW

 Primary Teacher – Mandarin

Nunawading Christian College Primary is seeking expressions of interest in the role of Mandarin teacher.  This is a part-time role of 0.3 FTE with the fixed term contract commencing on 16 July 2018 and finishing on 14 December 2018.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to the Education Director, Brian Mercer, at asvhr@adventist.org.au.

Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Education or its equivalent and have the right to work in Australia.

Applications close on Friday, 22 June 2018.

Seventh-day Adventist Schools (Victoria) Limited schools are child safe environments. We are committed to child safety and to promoting the cultural safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including children and young people with a disability and additional needs, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people, and children and young people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

 Activities/Lifestyle Assistant

We are seeking applications from experienced Activities/Lifestyle Assistant for our Yarra Ranges Facility in Warburton for a permanent part-time position.

AdventCare is a ‘not for profit’ organisation offering aged care that embraces Christian values.

The successful applicant will have:

  • A current clear police check
  • The right to work in Australia
  • Cert IV level qualification in Leisure & Lifestyle.
  • Current Drivers licence
  • Competent and confident in developing, running and delivering the activities program.
  • Previous experience in working in Aged Care and an excellent command of the English language
  • Leadership skills with experience leading a small team.

We offer a pleasant working environment, competitive wages and training and development opportunities. Applications to be sent writing addressing the above requirements via email to yarra.ranges@adventcare.org.au   Applications Close:   Monday, 18 June 2018 – unless a suitable applicant is appointed prior to the closing date.

 Cook

AdventCare Yarra Ranges is an Aged Care Facility in Warburton, is seeking a Qualified Cook, who is looking for permanent part-time weekend work

The Cook is responsible for food safety and the provision of a variety of quality foods and beverages to meet AdventCare residents’ individual needs.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Trade Cook Certificate – (mandatory – if applying for Cook position)
  • Basic and advanced Food Handling Courses to meet the Food Safety
  • Experience in residential aged care – 3 years
  • Must have current successful Police Check – (mandatory)
  • Successful applicant must be able to start on Saturday, 19 August 2017
  • Hours required to work:
  • Saturdays 0700- 1430
  • Sundays 0700- 1430

Please email yarra.ranges@adventcare.org.au or call (03) 5966 4420 for a position description or if you have any queries.

 Executive Assistant to CEO

AdventCare is a ‘not for profit’ organisation offering aged care that embraces Christian values. Established in Victoria in 1949 we have since expanded to include a number of care facilities and independent living villages.

About the role

In this role you will provide Administrative and Secretarial support to the CEO at our corporate office in Nunawading. Primary duties in include:

  • Managing the CEO’s correspondence, communications and diary
  • Organising meetings, preparing agendas, minute taking and monitoring on progress
  • Liaising with site managers and suppliers
  • Monitoring and maintaining all publicity and marketing material as directed by the CEO
  • Maintaining our record management system including filing, storage, archiving, and disposal of records according to regulatory requirements
  • Efficient WorkCover management as per the Organisation’s Return to Work, Rehabilitation and WorkCover policies

Skills and experience

  • 3 years previous experience in an EA role
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills
  • Advanced word processing skills
  • Intermediate competency with MS office suite including Excel and Powerpoint
  • Able to work independently and make decisions
  • Knowledge of aged care accreditation standards essential

What we offer

At Adventcare we’re proud of the culture we’ve developed over the many years. We are a friendly community based organisation and invest back in resources and training for staff.

  • Onsite parking and close to public transport
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Supportive work environment
  • Opportunity to salary sacrifice

If you have the relevant skills and experience please email your resume and cover letter to info@adventcare.org.au

 Library Technician Vacancy

Edinburgh College, Part-time starting mid-July

We are seeking an experienced Library Technician to work Wednesday – Friday from 8:30 – 4:00 at Edinburgh College. You will be assisting the Library Teacher in maintaining the Library & Resource Centre as a dynamic and effective learning environment. To join a great team, please send your resume and covering letter to Lorraine Anthony, HR Manager at asvhr@adventist.org.au. Seventh-day Adventist Schools (Victoria) Limited schools are child safe environments. We are committed to child safety and to promoting the cultural safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including children and young people with a disability and additional needs, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people, and children and young people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

 Endorsed Nurses (ENs) – (Casual Position)

AdventCare is a ‘not for profit’ organisation offering aged care that embraces Christian values. We are seeking applications from Endorsed Enrolled Nurses for our Yarra Ranges Facility in Warburton, who are looking for a casual work.

The successful applicant/s will have:

  • Experience in residential aged care
  • Knowledge of ACFI and Aged Care Standards and Accreditation requirements.
  • Wound Management Experience
  • Positions subject to a successful Police Check 
  • Please email yarra.ranges@adventcare.org.au or call (03)5966 4420 for a position description or if you have any queries.

 

Looking for Adventist Employment

If you are looking to work within the Church system, please visit vic.adventist.org.au and click on Adventist Employment Opportunities.

 

 DINOSAURS! WHAT DOES THE BIBLE SAY? NEXT WEEK

June 13th 6:30 pm at Nunawading Christian College

Rich Aguilera is an Adventurer researcher of God’s nature and he is here in Victoria on June 13th at Nunawading Christian College for a special tour, so all Adventurer and Pathfinder clubs are invited to attend to our very special and fun show: DINOSAURS! What does the Bible say? This is LIVE show with a giant screen, special effects, audience participation, lighting, 3D elements, prizes and surprises that will keep you and your club on the edge of your seat from start to finish. BONUS! We have special gifts for all clubs that attend to our show:

1) THE DINOSAUR HONOR

2) THE DINOSAURS! TRADING

3) A GENUINE SOUVENIR FOSSIL

It will be AMAZING!

To book see: https://www.onemustardseed.com/events

 

 GIANT BOOK SALE – 11 JUNE 2018 NEXT WEEK

 

Books $4, $2. Cash only. A must for Lay preachers, SS teachers, librarians, leaders. Commentaries, EG White, religious, Bibles, Christian novels, Cook books.

Monday, June 11 (Queens’s birthday), 11 am – 3 pm at Nunawading Church, 169 Central Rd, Nunawading. Church Building fund.

 

 AVONDALE COLLEGE OFFERING – JUNE 9 UPDATED

 

Old school or cutting edge? Teachers demonstrating best practice reflect principles championed by Ellen White more than a century ago. This is the finding of a paper published by the Christian Education Research Centre at Avondale. Giving to Avondale demonstrates your support for the Seventh-day Adventist pioneer’s explore-and-engage philosophy (Education, p. 17). Journey with us as we accept the challenge of learning and discovery. And as we use this knowledge to improve lives. Your donation will help our research centres give us a better understanding of Christian education, teaching and learning, health and lifestyle and spirituality and worship. Power to think and do: it’s a gift from the Creator. Accept it. Use it. Support it. Avondale Offering, June 9. avondale.edu.au/giving. avondale.edu.au/egiving. Donations above $2 are tax deductible in Australia

 

 REGIONAL ANNOUNCEMENT UPDATED

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE FOR THE REGIONAL 2018??
We are super excited that John Bradshaw is able to join us for our regional meetings so we need to change the dates:

EASTERN REGIONAL IS AUGUST 11, 2018 AT BELGRAVE HEIGHTS CONVENTION CENTERE

NOTHERN REGIONAL AUGUST 18TH, 2018 AT GILSON COLLEGE, 450 TAYLORS ROAD, Taylors Hill.

Put these dates in your diary and we will send you more details closer to the date.