Ministry Vacancies

Southwell & Nottingham Diocese is a great place to be in ministry for mission! We specialise in creative and stimulating appointments, have generous churchgoers, some beautiful churches and our cathedral is a gem. It’s a varied and exciting area to live in, with excellent access to other parts of the UK. We take care of our church leaders with good quality housing and supportive deanery colleagues. Fresh stipendiary/non-stipendiary/retiring/part-time clergy and laity are welcome. 

Our current vacancies are as follows:

NOTTINGHAM ARCHDEACONRY VACANCIES

Sneinton St Cyprian, Nottingham – Priest in Charge

St Cyprian’s is a Traditional Catholic parish in the Church of England and The Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham has invited the Bishop of Beverley, to provide alternative Episcopal sacramental and pastoral care. St Cyprian’s is affiliated to The Society of St Wilfred and St Hilda, and registered with Forward in Faith.

We are prayerfully seeking a House for Duty Priest in Charge (Sunday plus two days)  who can put into practice our mission statement and support the Southwell Diocesan Vision of “Growing Disciples, Wider, Younger, Deeper. .

We would like an enthusiastic and committed Priest who will:-

  • Lead us in Catholic worship to deepen our discipleship, prayer and sacramental life
  • Inspire younger people to be involved in the life of our church, support outreach into schools, strengthen our Sunday School and encourage our uniformed organisations
  • Help us foster links with the local community and other religious organisations in the area.

We can offer our new priest:-

  • A welcoming church community with a cohesive and committed congregation
  • A modern well-equipped vicarage, located in a quiet area close to Nottingham city centre
  • A high standard of music
  • Strong links with other Anglo-Catholic parishes

Closing date:   18th January 2019 / Interview:  6th February 2019

For an informal discussion and further information contact: Sarah Clark, Archdeacon of Nottingham, on 07917 693285 or email archd-nottm@southwell.anglican.org

Please apply via: http://pathways.churchofengland.org/        Ref No: cofe/TP/148/1108

The parish profile may be downloaded from the following link: Parish profile

For application queries: Jo Padmore, PA to the Archdeacons, Jubilee House, Westgate, Southwell, Notts. NG25 0JH; email archdeaconspa@southwell.anglican.org; Tel: 01636 817206

We welcome applications from suitably qualified clergy from all sections of the community and we strive to be an equal opportunity employer. Enhanced DBS clearance required.

Whatton with Aslockton, Hawksworth, Scarrington, Orston and Thoroton (The Cranmer Group, birthplace of Thomas Cranmer) – Vicar (half time: 0.5)

 The Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham, the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln and CPAS seek an incumbent who: 

  • can build on innovation and tradition to further God’s mission in the parishes
  • is a leader and enabler of people who will move the parishes confidently and sensitively forward
  • will help the parishes ‘grow younger’, engaging with our two schools, and be ex-officio governor at the Archbishop Cranmer C of E Primary Academy.
  • is enthusiastic, compassionate and a builder of teams
  • will be visible within the wider community
  • is an effective communicator who can explain their faith confidently in ways others can understand

We offer:

  • welcoming, hospitable and caring congregations with a thirst to grow
  • a four bedroomed house in an attractive setting in Aslockton, the largest of the villages, through which bus and train services operate. The market town of Bingham is a 10 minute bus journey away and we are 20 minutes from Grantham which is on the East Coast Line
  • outstanding local primary and secondary schools
  • a skilled part-time administrator to support the Incumbent
  • strong social engagement and hospitality within church life

For an informal discussion and further information contact: Sarah Clark, Archdeacon of Nottingham, on 07917 693285 or email archd-nottm@southwell.anglican.org

Please apply via: http://pathways.churchofengland.org/      Ref No: cofe/TP/146/783

Closing date: 10 February 2019 / Interviews: 18 March 2019

The parishes profile may be downloaded from the following link: Cranmer Group Profile January 2019

For application queries: Jo Padmore, PA to the Archdeacons, email archdeaconspa@southwell.anglican.org; Tel: 01636 817206

We welcome applications from suitably qualified clergy from all sections of the community and we strive to be an equal opportunity employer. Enhanced DBS clearance required.

NEWARK ARCHDEACONRY VACANCIES

Mansfield St Peter & St Paul with Mansfield St Mark – Vicar

An invitation to join and lead our welcoming, dynamic congregations as we Grow Disciples – Wider, Younger, Deeper.

 The ancient market town of Mansfield is situated in the heart of Sherwood Forest, close to the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District, with good access to the rail network, M1 motorway and A1. There is a full-time Associate Priest at St Mark’s. 

What we can offer

  • A committed ministry team including a Children’s Worker, full time Verger at St Peter & St Paul. There is also secretarial support and the Church Centre has a Manager and Caretaker
  • A devoted, growing congregation, open to change and varied styles of worship and music

We seek a vicar who is

  • A motivational leader and effective communicator
  • Comfortable with traditional and contemporary styles of sacramental worship
  • A good team player, able to share our vision of an inclusive and growing church

Please apply via: http://pathways.churchofengland.org/      Ref No: cofe/TP/146/388

The parishes’ profile may be downloaded from the following link: Parish Profile

For application queries: Jo Padmore, PA to the Archdeacons, Jubilee House, Westgate, Southwell, Notts. NG25 0JH; email archdeaconspa@southwell.anglican.org; Tel: 01636 817206

Closing date: 10 February 2019 / Discernment Process: 14 March 2018

For informal discussion and further information, please ring David Picken, Archdeacon of Newark, on 07917 690576 or email David.Picken@southwell.anglican.org

We welcome applications from suitably qualified clergy from all sections of the community and we strive to be an equal opportunity employer. Enhanced DBS clearance is required for this post.

Skegby with Teversal – Vicar

By God’s grace, we are confident, hopeful and expectant.

Are you called to join is in our diverse and flourishing Benefice? We are situated in the west of the county of Nottinghamshire and are looking to grow disciples wider, younger and deeper in line with the diocesan vision. Would you enjoy helping to lead us in this growth?

You will be:

  • A visionary leader who is excited at the thought of growing churches
  • A pastor who enjoys the task of helping people grow deeper in the journey of faith
  • Enthused by the prospect of working in a setting of gifted lay leaders in a benefice with a track record in fostering ordained and lay leaders
  • Keen to use a traditional base to explore new ways to pioneer ministry and develop new worshipping communities.
  • Excited at the thought of engaging with community life and being a key figure in the life of our excellent church school

Please apply via: http://pathways.churchofengland.org/      Ref No: CofE/TP/146/116 

Application enquiries to Jo Padmore, PA to the Archdeacons, Jubilee House, Westgate, Southwell, Notts NG25 0JHemail: archdeaconspa@southwell.anglican.org / tel: 01636 817206

Closing date: 1 February 2019 / Interviews 26 February 2019

The parish profile may be downloaded from the following link: Parish Profile

For informal discussion and further information, please ring David Picken, Archdeacon of Newark, on 07917 690576 or email David.Picken@southwell.anglican.org

We welcome applications from suitably qualified clergy from all sections of the community and we strive to be an equal opportunity employer. Enhanced DBS clearance is required for this post.

 

 

 

For general advice about moving please contact the Clergy Appointments Adviser in London – +44 (0) 20-7898 1898

Email: admin.caa@churchofengland.org

Overseas applicants may apply for posts having consulted the Clergy Appointments Adviser above. If short listed they come for interview in the diocese at their own expense. Applicants will be assessed on the criteria for the post and if appointed it will be conditional on the Archbishop’s approval.