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Priest in Charge (Full time)

The Benefices of Boyton and Launceston in the Deanery of Trigg Major


South West


Ref: JN012043

Welcome to the delightful market town of Launceston and the beautiful surrounding countryside, firmly located in the Tamar Valley but quickly accessible to Exeter and the A30.


The lay leaders in our five rural parishes work closely together in rare harmony. We are looking for a priest who will become our oversight minister as well as part of the team within Launceston parish.


We are seeking someone who will:

  • bring leadership, vision, care and energy to the parishes;
  • enable the flourishing of the church in the town by working collaboratively and building a team of ministers lay and ordained;
  • support and rejoice in the rural parishes, helping them to identify their unique calling.

We offer a modern well-equipped parsonage, a collaborative deanery and Chapter and a diocese that takes seriously clergy wellbeing.


For further information and details please visits our website:


Closing Date: Mon 26th Feb 12noon

Vocational Conversation W/c: 4th March

Parish Visit: 13th March

Interviews: 14th March


Part of the process will include a vocational conversation that will take place online between short-listing and the interview.


The appointment is subject to enhanced disclosure from the DBS


For an informal conversation, please contact the Archdeacon of Bodmin:







Closing date: 26 February 2024

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