This is an exciting opportunity to minister in an area of Reading that is growing fast in terms of population. The church has decided to partner with Greyfriars Reading (a Resource Church in the Diocese of Oxford) to find a new vicar who will oversee mission and ministry to see lives transformed by Jesus in the Whitley area. There is vast potential to reach out to the 20,000 residents, some of whom live in one of the most deprived areas of Reading, and to the growing number of businesses that lie within the parish.
Whitley Parish (St Agnes, St Paul and St Barnabas), Reading
If you would like to know more about this role, please contact David Walker (email@example.com) who is the Vicar of Greyfriars Reading, helping oversee the appointment of the new vicar for Whitley.
Job Type: Full time
Missioner to Business (Associate Priest)
Leeds City Centre
An exciting opportunity for an ordained leader to pioneer a new weekday ministry in the heart of one of the UK’s most vibrant, diverse and exciting cities to reach people who work in Leeds with the Good News of Jesus Christ.
The team are already moving on with the building development required to enable Holy Trinity Church, Boar Lane to once again be an asset for mission. They now seek a colleague who will progress the vision for the new ministry – including recruiting staff, developing networks and gathering a core team – before activity out of the building begins in September 2020.
This is an ideal role if you relish the pace of city life, thrive in corporate environments and understand business culture, have experience of outreach among young professionals and have a passion for resourcing Christians to live out their faith effectively in the workplace.
All Saints Worcester (Resource Church)
The next curate at All Saints Worcester will be a key member of the senior ministry team, working directly and collaboratively with the Vicar, Associate Vicars and staff team, sharing in the leadership, development and care of the whole church. They will be integral to the development of All Saints as a resource church, with an expectation they will either plant a new church or move into a parish embracing renewal in partnership with All Saints.
To arrange an informal conversation, please contact Rich Johnson (Vicar) on firstname.lastname@example.org along with a copy of your CV.
Closing Date: Whilst there is no formal closing date, we are looking to make an appointment by October 2019.
Job Type: Full Time
Area: Diocese of Worcester
St Mark’s Church, Coventry (Resource Church)
The Planting Curate will be training within a demanding and exciting setting, with the aim that they themselves go on to plant a church at the end of their training. Placed within a growing church where mission to young people and students is paramount, the Curate will support the leading and growth of ministries with these groups, with emphasis on the use of Alpha and associated courses. They will also have a strategic role in developing further ministries in the North East of Coventry, in which the church is located. The diocese greatly values mission and invests heavily in training, making this an attractive option for potential planters.
Closing Date: Open until post filled
Job Type: Full Time
Area: Diocese of Coventry