The Team Vicar subject to this appointment will be expected to devote 30% of their time to breaking new ground across the whole team area, identifying where God is already at work and as they join in, empower others to do likewise.
We therefore seek a Team Vicar who will:
We seek a Team Vicar who will:
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A full person specification and role description is included in the attached documents.
The Team Ministry of Leominster
covers the market town of Leominster and 17 surrounding villages. Around 11,000 people live in the town with 6,000 people living in the rural areas. It is served by a well-resourced and inclusive team (see below). Leominster has good provision for schools, medical facilities, and reasonable transport links. A good train service provides links to North and South and into the West Midlands and beyond.
There is a diverse, supportive and experienced team leading ministry across the benefice. A Team Rector, two Team Vicars (one the subject of this appointment), a self-supporting Priest, two Licensed Readers, two (part time employed) Licensed Intergenerational Pioneer Ministers, a Rural Chaplain, Curate and or Trainee/Intern candidates from time to time, plus innumerable good wardens, PCC members and other volunteers who make our parishes tick. We are blessed with a central office, an administrator, a secretary and wonderful volunteers who look after the phones Monday to Friday Mornings. We have considerable support from active retired clergy, including our two former SSM and now active Permission to Officiate local clergy.
School Lane, Burscough
Broughton, Marton and Thornton-in-Craven