Senior Pastor

Franklin Baptist Church, Pukekohe, Auckland

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About this role


Franklin Baptist Church (FBC) is currently seeking a full-time Senior Pastor to lead us into our next chapter.

We operate under the Senior Pastor / Executive Pastor led model.

Our Vision:

Loving God, Loving People.

Our Values:

Our Values are encapsulated in the word WELCOME:

Whanau, Encounter, Leading, Celebration, Outward Focus, Mentoring, Embracing.

Who We Are:

Franklin Baptist Church is bi-cultural, multicultural, multigenerational, and evangelical.

Our heritage, excellent facilities and wonderful people provide a strong foundation for ministry in a location recognised as a huge growth area in South Auckland.

The following are Skills and Attributes that we believe are important for the role:

  • A devotion to Jesus Christ and His purposes, believing in the authority of scripture.
  • Gifted biblical preacher and teacher of the Bible.
  • Collaborative Leader who encourages team ministry.
  • Champions the bi-cultural journey in line with the New Zealand Baptist ethos. Shows passion to know the unique history that Franklin Baptist Church has played in contributing to the Baptist bi-cultural journey and is committed to enabling Franklin Baptist Church’s continuing journey in this area.
  • Believes in the manifestation of the Holy Spirit by encouraging the wise use of the spiritual giftings in people.


Experience as a pastor in New Zealand is preferred.

For a copy of our Church Profile, Pastor Profile or Information Pack please email the address below.

To apply, please enclose a cover letter and a 1 – 2 page CV with your application to [email protected]

If you wish to speak to someone about the position, please phone Lisa Snook 027 325 1212.

Applications Close 15th January 2024.