St James, Briercliffe is a one-church Parish on the edge of Burnley which seeks a priest in the liberal Catholic or central tradition. This post represents a unique opportunity to continue the process of turning round a parish after a very difficult period in its life. Taking over from an outstanding Interim Vicar, the successful candidate will seek ways of sustaining growth, bedding in emerging patterns of lay leadership, strengthening financial stability and enhancing relationships with local schools and local people.
Closing date for applications – Friday 30th October
Interview date – mid November to be confirmed
For information about this application process follow this link
For information about Blackburn diocese please follow this link
For further information about the role please contact the The Rt Revd Philip North, Bishop of Burnley - firstname.lastname@example.org
The successful candidate will:
The Benefice seeks a priest who: