St Peter’s is a single-church benefice located just outside Blackburn on the edge of the beautiful Ribble Valley. The picturesque building in the Arts and Crafts style is home to a committed and faithful congregation with a variety of worship styles serving all ages, with a strong musical tradition and a licensed lay minister in post. The church has a strong partnership with its aided primary school and close relations with Wilpshire Methodist Church in the parish.
We seek a vicar who will:
The parish seeks a leader who will love and care for our church and its family, and help us fulfil our potential. We are looking for someone with energy, enthusiasm and a wise head on their shoulders to steer us through the challenges of the coming years. In line with Blackburn Diocese’s Vision 2026 we are keen to make disciples, be witnesses, grow leaders and inspire children and young people for Jesus Christ.
For more information about Blackburn diocese please view herehttps://jobs.churchofengland.org/blackburn/vision-2026/
For Q&A on the Pathways application process please view https://jobs.churchofengland.org/clergycandidatesfaq/
For a conversation about the role please contact The Area Dean of Whalley deanery, Revd Jonathan Carmyllie on firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01254 824679
Closing date: Monday 10th May 2021
Interview date: Wednesday 9th June 2021