Calling all dreamers, adventurers, and paradigm-shifters - YWAM Sydney Newtown
If you see yourself as a visionary pioneer. . . then you may have found the right place. We’re looking those willing to push the boundaries on how things have always been done. Together we're creating something amazing in Sydney that will be a blessing to the ends of the earth
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Calling all dreamers, adventurers, and paradigm-shifters

Calling all dreamers, adventurers, and paradigm-shifters

This one’s for the pioneers.

 

If you are interested in big facilities, slick programs, hundreds of staff, and a well-oiled machine, then we are not the base for you. We are a family-oriented, pioneering ministry in the inner city and all staff that comes to join us must be ready for that challenge and joy.

 

WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?

 

It means that you bring your whole heart and roll your sleeves up along with us.  It means that your office space might be at our kitchen table one day and at a hipster cafe the next. You might head up our creative department while also being in charge of hospitality for our guests and making dinner on Tuesdays. You might be our worship leader and our bookkeeper and the guy who picks up mail from our PO Box on Fridays. Or you might be a blogger one day, visit elderly neighbors the next, and facilitate community youth nights on the weekend.

 

We’re all in this together so you’ll see each one of us taking on a variety of roles even as we pursue our primary gifts and passions. If you don’t like variety, serving one another, or working in a collaborative team, then we’re not the base for you.

 

CALLING ALL DREAMERS

 

But if you see yourself as a visionary pioneer. . . then you may have found the right place. We’re looking for dreamers, creatives, adventurers, paradigm-shifters, innovators, builders, and those who are willing to push the boundaries on how things have always been done. Together we are creating something amazing in Sydney that will be a blessing to the ends of the earth and we’re looking for teammates who are willing to toss their ideas and talent into the mix and create right alongside us.

 

DO YOU FEEL UNQUALIFIED?

 

That’s okay. We all do sometimes. The good news is we’re more interested in character, heart, vision, and grit than we are in your resume. We’re committed to training you and walking alongside you as you grow into areas you never thought possible.

 

Our full-time staff join because they want more than just a job description; they want a community to pursue Jesus and do life with. We are more than ministry roles and job titles, we are a family of believers who are united in our passion for Kingdom living. Hospitality, generosity, kindness, humility, and love—these are our “rules” and these are our “jobs.”

 

The work of our full-time staff is as wide and varied as the individuals God gathers, but we’re knit together under the banner of seeing our neighbors have the opportunity to meet a Jesus-looking God as they meet a Jesus-looking people.

 

Find out more

 

Dream on, friends,
Adriel

Adriel Booker

Originally a tree hugger from Oregon, Adriel Booker now enjoys city life in Sydney with her Aussie husband and three little dudes who think they're superheroes. She's a writer, speaker, and mentor with a passion to help people connect with Jesus, find their place in the world, and usher in the Kingdom. When not mobilizing people for missions or advocating for justice she can be found traveling, writing, thrifting, reading in a quirky cafe, playing Lego with her littles, or wishing she could sleep in a bit longer. Her first book, Grace Like Scarlett: Grieving with Hope after Miscarriage and Loss, releases in 2018. // Visit Adriel's blog or the maternal health work she heads up.
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  • Makenna Garnett
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    Hi! I’m actually on a DTS outreach from Newcastle right now and I visited the Newtown base today to say hi to my friends that are staying there for their outreach. Katherine, the leader of the outreach team there right now was telling about your guys’ vision for the base and how you guys want people to be involved in the community while also staffing. I absolutely love that. I would love to get more information about this and possibly help pioneer a base, that would be sick! Thank you!

    12th Oct 2016 at 5:33 pm

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