#clergyvacancies Are you right for Wrightington? Vicar – half time – Wrightington with Heskin St James the Great One church attractively situated between two villages, serving 1,600 people in total; close to the M6 between Wigan and Leyland in south Lancs
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Vacancy - Vicar – half time – Wrightington with Heskin St James the Great
One church attractively situated between two villages, serving 1,600 people in total; close to the M6 between Wigan and Leyland in south Lancashire;
We are open to change and new ideas and look forward to working with and supporting a new incumbent who shares our vision. We are looking for a Vicar who will help us to make the most of the opportunities presented by Vision 2026.
What do we offer?
• Well-attended services and Sunday School
• Strong lay leadership
• Great links with church school
• New mission action plan focused on starting Messy Church, creating a children’s choir, and forming a pastoral team for the housebound.
Full details of the diocesan vision, the parish paperwork and application form can be found at www.blackburn.anglican.org/clergy-vacancies or contact Jill Ghafoor, Assistant Secretary to the Bishop of Blackburn on 01254 248234 or via email email@example.com
For an informal conversation, please contact the Assistant Area Dean, the Revd Grant Ashton on 01257 262102, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
An enhanced DBS check will be required.
Closing date: 12th February, 2018 Interview date: 7th March, 2018