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Priest in Charge




North West


Ref: JN005187

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Great Saughall, Backford and Capenhurst


Great Saughall, Backford and Capenhurst

We are seeking to appoint a full-time Priest-in-Charge to lead three neighbouring semi-rural parishes of central church tradition to the north of Chester.


We are looking for someone who:


  • is strategically-minded and committed to mission and church growth;

  • can help the congregations reach younger generations, for example by developing stronger links with the three church schools;

  • can help congregations to develop church life in new ways, while at the same time nurturing existing traditions;

  • will be an encouraging and energising presence in our churches and communities;

  • will love the people with a pastor’s heart;

  • will help the parishes tackle effectively the question of stewardship and giving.

For application details, including parish profile, please visit:


Potential applicants are welcome to contact the Archdeacon of Chester, the Ven Dr Michael Gilbertson: (01928 718834).


Closing date: Wednesday 1 November

Interviews: Monday 27 November

Closing date: 01 November 2017


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