Wendy Cumberworth
MLead(current) , BArts (Asian Studies – Japanese) , BComm (IT) , Cert IV in T&A (TAE40110) , Cert IV in Ministry & Leadership (10021NAT) - Worship Stream , Certificate in TEFL (140hrs)

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Wendy Cumberworth
Director of VET

Wendy is a member of the Faculty of Theology and School of Vocational Education and Training and specialises in the following areas: Chaplaincy , Community , Ministry , Music and Creative Arts .


Wendy grew up in Perth. After graduating university and spending a few years working in the IT industry, she moved to Japan and spent 6 years there as a lay missionary. While there she was part of the key team which launched a successful university-age outreach worship service and also taught at the high school connected to the Church she was working with there. On returning to Australia, she moved to Sydney to attend Hillsong College. She then went on to lead a Pastoral Care/Elderly/Special Needs ministry at Hillsong City Campus and she also started, built and lead an ESL(English as a Second Language) outreach ministry through Hillsong CityCare.

She recently spent 2 years working as Assistant Director of Studies at a Vocational College in the City where she learnt valuable skills in the leadership and running of Vocational Colleges and their courses and also taught Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. She then came to Alphacrusis College as the Director of VET Programs (Ministry and Leadership) and was able to combine all her experience to be able to help and see others grow in their Ministry and Leadership skills through the Certificate IV and Diploma Ministry and Leadership courses which are run face to face, in local churches and online. 

She now oversees the VET(Vocational Education and Training) Department as the Director of VET where she oversees the running of all the Certificate and Diploma Courses in Ministry/Leadership, Chaplaincy, Music, Business and Community Services. 

Academic Qualifications


MLead(current) (Alphacrucis College)


BArts (Asian Studies – Japanese) (Curtin University of Technology)

BComm (IT) (Curtin University of Technology)


Cert IV in T&A (TAE40110) (Camden Haven Community College/MRWED)


Cert IV in Ministry & Leadership (10021NAT) - Worship Stream (Hillsong International Leadership College)


Certificate in TEFL (140hrs) (TEFLINK College)

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