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St. Anne’s Sale and St. Francis Sale Moor




North West


Ref: JN005962

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Are you ready for a challenge? Are you a good communicator? Can you lead and inspire? If so, you may be the answer to our prayers.


We want to appoint a vicar who honours the best of both tradition and innovation. We seek someone with new ideas, committed to bringing us closer to God and our community. We want someone who has maturity, authority and suitable experience to lead a church with high expectations. An imaginative approach to scripture and the ability to engage with all ages in the parish.


We are seeking a candidate who;

  • Under God’s grace will develop and enhance the spiritual life of the church
  • Respects the existing liberal catholic liturgy but brings creativity and imagination to new contemporary forms of worship and mission as well as an encourager supporting our choral and music tradition
  • Is committed to the local schools, especially our primary school St Anne’s, in assisting with Christian learning
  • Will encourage and empower the ministry team, consultancy groups and those in our church and wider community to use their gifts and help us work towards our current objectives and fulfil their vision
  • A positive presence, creating an atmosphere of friendship and fun in both our good and challenging moments
  • Has strong and experienced leadership and management skills 

We will support you in leading this thriving church and in your personal development and wellbeing. We offer a warm and friendly welcome to our church and community.



For more information, please contact the Bishop of Stockport, the Rt Revd Libby Lane on 0161 928 5611 or email

Closing date: Monday 30th April 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Applications are invited via the Pathways system or direct via our website

Closing date: 30 April 2018


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