Team Vicar - Allerton Bywater, Kippax and Swillington with Disability Officer - Joint role

Posted 24 days agoExpires in 14 days
Wakefield Road, Swillington
Office Holder
Equivalent to full time stipend to include house

Team Vicar - Benefice of Allerton Bywater, Kippax, Swillington (Sunday plus 3 days) joint role with Disability Officer post (14 hours/2 days per week).

This is a full time post with the allocation split between the two roles, as described above, salary equivalent to full stipend plus house.

Main Purpose of Roles:

Team Vicar

The Team Vicar will have particular responsibility for the people of Swillington, as well as jointly caring for those in Allerton Bywater and Kippax alongside the Team Rector.

Key mission imperatives include:

To grow our churches numerically, spiritually and in service to the community through these four areas of focus that have been identified by The Team Council and PCCs as continued opportunities for mission and service:

  • Worship and outreach for families and young people.
  • Pastoral care, especially for our ageing population.
  • Occasional Offices (weddings, funerals and baptisms).
  • Schools and community groups

Disability Officer

  • To work collaboratively to raise awareness and promote effective engagement on disability and inclusion issues within the diocese
  • To oversee and enable the implementation of the Diocesan Disability Strategy

For full details of both posts, please see the documents below

If you wish to have an informal discussion with regard to the vacancy please contact

Team Vicar role: Archdeacon Paul Ayers at paul.ayers@leeds.anglican.org (Archdeacon of Leeds)

Disability Officer role: Revd Canon Andrew Norman (Director of Ministry and Mission) andrew.norman@leeds.anglican.org

Closing date 30 August 2022

Interview date: 21 September 2022