The Australian Christian Lobby is hiring, a tipster has informed us, with three full-time jobs added to the website yesterday. The ACL, which focuses its efforts almost exclusively on issues surrounding same-sex marriage, tells prospective employees:

“Australian Christian Lobby is at the forefront of the Australian marriage debate. At ACL you will play a key role in preserving the legal definition of marriage for future generations through the 2016 federal election and the upcoming marriage plebiscite.”

The advertisement for a deputy chief of staff reads “Combine your love for Christ and your love for administration and management in this unique career opportunity with a ministry that is leaving a lasting mark on Australia”. The advertisement for a media relations manager also mentions combining a “love of politics and Christ”. While we doubt any atheists would be interested, we wonder if they’d get a look in — and what Fair Work Australia might have to say about that.

Peter Fray

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