Church Growth Officer and Priest in Charge
of the Benefice of Renhold, Bedfordshire
The Diocese of St Albans seeks an exceptional individual who will spend half their time as part of the Church Growth Team within the Diocese Mission Department, working across the Bedford Archdeaconry, and the other half as Priest in Charge of the Benefice of Renhold.
As Church Growth Officer they will catalyse spiritual and
numerical growth in churches so that they can make a bigger difference
in transforming their local communities. The appointee will provide consultancy, training and strategic input that enables the effective
implementation of Mission Action Plans and their resourcing. The
Benefice is seeking an individual who will inspire, lead and encourage them to develop a growing church including outreach to the local community.
Applicants will be committed to Mission Action Planning, our Living God’s Love vision for mission and growth, and the blended economy of traditional and new forms of church. They will also have expertise and proven skills in mission and church growth and good oral and written communication skills, including the use of IT and social media.
Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required
Closing Date: Friday 16th March 2018, 12 Noon
Interview date: 11th April 2018 in St Albans
12th April 2018 in the Benefice
Further details available from
The Diocesan Secretary, Holywell Lodge, 41 Holywell Hill,
St Albans AL1 1HE
or by email to email@example.com