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House for Duty Priest

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Permanent

Location:

South West

Ref: JN005514

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Wellsprings Benefice, Wiltshire

HOUSE FOR DUTY PRIEST

Wellsprings Benefice, Wiltshire

 

AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO BE A MEMBER OF A NEWLY FORMED TEAM DEVELOPING THE ‘WELLSPRINGS’ BENEFICE

 

We are offering:

  • A lively, well organised and financially sound group of three parishes – Seend, Bulkington and Poulshot – within the newly formed Wellsprings Benefice, which also contains the parishes of Potterne and Worton with Marston. For mutual support, you will be working with and alongside the recently appointed, full time priest in charge of the benefice and you will have pastoral responsibility for our 3 parishes.
  • A family sized, modern, well-appointed house in Seend in the centre of the community
  • A beautiful rural situation, approximately 3 miles from Devizes, 15 miles from Bath and 25 miles from Salisbury with easy access to all.
  • Three well maintained churches with strong PCC’s, LPA’s and a lay worship team in each parish.
  • Administrative help
  • A guaranteed friendly welcome

 

We are asking:

  • That you have the ability, vision and passion to develop our mission and worship with people of all ages.
  • That you are at ease with the variety of traditional and contemporary services we have in each church
  • That you help with the development of the new benefice
  • That you are enthusiastic about rural ministry and are willing to become a highly visible and active member of the community
  • That you have good communication skills
  • That you have a good sense of fun and will enjoy being part of our newly formed benefice as we learn and grow together.
  • Is this you? If so we are praying that you will join us.

 

The Ven Dr Sue Groom, Archdeacon of Wilts on 01722 438662

adwilts@salisbury.anglican.org

For a full parish profile and application form.

Diocesan website: www.salisbury.anglican.org

 

Closing date: 15th February 2018

Shortlisting: 23rd February 2018

Visit and Interviews: 8th and 9th March 2018

 

 

Closing date: 15 February 2018

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