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Priest in Charge




West Midlands

Ref: JN005049

Job Description

Peak District National Park

Set in the stunning countryside of the Peak District National Park, the five churches that make up the Benefice of Longnor, Quarnford and Sheen seek to appoint a



Together with our new priest, we seek to:

  • Grow our work with young people exploring new forms of church life such as “Messy Church” and Fresh Expressions.
  • Better use the resources and gifts within the benefice to provide help, friendship and activities to people of all ages.
  • Increase numbers to our regular services.
  • Develop our music and worship
  • Support each parish through benefice wide mission and social projects so that we can grow together.


Our new priest will be:-

  • Committed to rural ministry,
  • Approachable, friendly, flexible and inspiring.
  • Willing to be involved and take an active part in the community
  • Supportive of our musical traditions


For further details please go to our website


Enquiries and Application Forms via
the Bishop of Stafford:


Closing date: 8th October 2017

Interviews: 1st November 2017


Applcations subject to enhanced DBS disclosure

Closing date: 08 October 2017


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