This is an exciting opportunity to serve in these faithful and vibrant parishes

We are looking for a priest-in-charge who will help us to build on what has already been achieved; as well as enabling these parishes to meet the challenges ahead as we move into the next phase of our mission.

These parishes aspire to find new ways of sharing the gospel of Christ with the hope of engaging whole communities, and our new priest-in-charge should reflect the gospel qualities of Christ in their life and ministry.

We want our new priest-in-charge to be an integral part of our church and community life, they will need to be a person of strong personal faith with proven leadership skills, as well as being collaborative, so to nurture, encourage and affirm the talents and contributions of others.

  • Closing Date: 9am on the 27th May 2019

  • Interviews: 10th June 2019

For more information or an informal conversation, please contact: The Revd Steph Clark on 01207 23 44 89

Supporting Documentation


Parish Profile


Additional Details

The vision of the Diocese is ‘Blessing our communities in Jesus’ name for the transformation of us all’. Within this, the 3 core priorities are Growing the Church, Children and Young People, and Poverty. These are outlined and expressed in the Diocesan

Plan on a page-2018 Final Version

Diocesan Plan-on-a-page

Diocesan Strategy Documents

Plan on a page-2018 Final Version

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If you are interested in this exciting role where there are also huge opportunities to nurture, encourage and enable the wider ministry and mission of the Church we want to hear from you.