This is a new rural benefice comprising three churches set amidst the stunning natural beauty of the Ribble Valley. The churches are central tradition or gently Catholic with a love for the Eucharist. The new priest will need to establish the benefice and develop a relationship-based, pastoral ministry, seeking to establish a presence in all the villages that the Parishes serve.
A video showing the wonderful opportunities available in this benefice can be viewed here. Please note the proposal for the union of these three churches is currently at consultation stage.
We seek a priest who:
For further information about the post please contact Revd Jonathan Carmyllie, Area Dean of Whalley – firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel 01254 824679
The appointing bishop for this post is The Rt Revd Philip North, Bishop of Burnley
For information about the Diocese of Blackburn diocese please use this link
For more information about this application process, please use this link
An enhanced DBS check will be required
Closing date: Tuesday 2nd July 2019
Interview date: Monday 22nd July 2019 afternoon/evening