St Thomas’s (ER 135) is a rural church within the liberal catholic tradition, situated in the village of Groombridge (pop. 1600) in the High Weald AONB, close to Tunbridge Wells and the Ashdown Forest.
The Rector of Withyham as patron and the Bishop of Chichester are seeking a priest with gifts in pastoral care, communication and collaboration, who will bring a strong spiritual vision to the church and the local community.
We can offer
Application pack available at https://www.chichester.anglican.org/vacancies/incumbent-st-thomas-apostle-new-groombridge-05/ or from Marc Sacher on firstname.lastname@example.org
For an informal conversation: Archdeacon of Hastings on email@example.com.
Closing date: 29th May and interview date: 29th June
The Diocese of Chichester is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults. All post holders and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. Our full safeguarding policy can be found Here.
All appointments are subject to acceptable pre-appointment checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Check.
Enhanced DBS required.