The Boldons
(St Georges’ East Boldon, St Nicholas’ West Boldon, St Nicholas’, Hedworth)

We are looking for a new Priest in Charge who is enthusiastic and has the appropriate leadership, interpersonal and motivational skills to maintain and develop spiritual wellbeing. We also want to welcome the right person to help us towards making our churches more of a haven for all the people of The Boldons, promoting the love of God and Christ Jesus. We need someone therefore, to help us to identify what we already do well and areas where we need to change and innovate. We are open to new ideas and initiatives to ensure we are both welcoming and relevant to all. We would love the new person to lead us in developing a clear shared vision of how we see the future of our Benefice and the vital role our Churches can fulfil in our villages.

  • Closing Date: 9am on 3rd February 2020
  • Interviews: 17th February 2020

For more information and/or an informal conversation please contact: the Area Dean of Jarrow; The Rev’d Vernon Cuthbert  on (0191) 536-7147


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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.