Trainee Application

MTN Trainee

Completing this application form

Please fill out this form, but do not show your answers to the proposed Trainer.

If you think will need to save this online form, to complete at a later time, please click here and then click the register link to create an account on this site. You will then have the capability to save the form for later editing and completion. Otherwise, please set aside adequate time to enter all information, or use the limited PDF form on the MTN Documents page.

Please contact Stuart Hoadley at PCQ Church Offices on 07 3716 2800 or 0407 408 067 or if you have any questions.

Proposed Trainee Details

Home Address *
Home Address
Address Line 1
Address Line 2 (if needed)
Post Code

Proposed Trainer Details

Gender *

Important Information


Acceptance into MTN involves an interview of both Trainer and Trainee held, in most instances, in October or November at a suitable location. You will be advised of these details.


The minimum stipend for MTN Trainees is determined from time to time by the Stipends Commission of the Presbyterian Church of Queensland. Some churches elect to pay the whole stipend whilst other churches can only support the trainee with assistance from funds set aside by the Presbyterian Church of Queensland. The maximum assistance available for each trainee from the fund is $15,000 per annum. Subsidy funds are limited and the current policy applies subsidy to full-time trainees. To aid your training congregation's budgeting, as much as possible, we will make any subsidy offered for the second year consistent with that offered in the first year.

When will you know?

The Committee on Ministry Resourcing will endeavour to let you know the result of your application by mid November, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Your Answers

Please fill in your answers below under each relevant question, giving a reasonable amount of detail as appropriate.

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