Ordained in 1974, Peter has wide experience of pastoral ministry in both parish and hospital chaplaincy settings. He has served in parishes in the Anglican Dioceses of Melbourne, Adelaide, Willochra (in Australia) and Liverpool (UK). He spent thirty two years as Chaplain to the Flinders Medical Centre and then the Royal Adelaide Hospital. Peter retired from full time ministry in 2015. In retirement he has undertaken several locum ministries in parishes in Adelaide.
His training for hospital chaplaincy ministry included working at the Radcliff Infirmary and Churchill Hospital in Oxford and the Royal Bethlem Hospital at Beckenham in England as well as undertaking Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE).
He was accredited as a CPE:
Peter also holds an MTh of the Flinders University for a thesis on Theological Reflection in Ministry Supervision. He has lectured in Pastoral Care at the Bible College of South Australia and St Barnabas College in Adelaide.
Areas of Teaching
Master of Theology
Diploma of Divinity
Adelaide College of Divinity
Licentiate of Theology
Australian College of Theology
Clinical Pastoral Educator, Level 3
South Australia & Northern Territory Association for Clinical Pastoral Education