St Andrew’s is the single parish benefice of North Deal under the episcopal care of the Bishop of Richborough and under the ecclesiastical authority of the Archbishop of Canterbury (who is the Patron of the living) delegated to the Bishop of Dover.
The parish is seeking someone who will build on the long Anglo-Catholic tradition of the parish and continue its growth and mission. He will be someone can appreciate tradition and offer modern liturgy. Rooted in prayer and devotion to God in his own life, he will be a leader for the whole parish and enable us to deepen our spiritual life and mission to the town.
The Bishop of Dover wishes to appoint an experienced Parish Priest for this church, which has a long history in the Anglo-Catholic tradition, to continue its growth and mission and to be a beacon of Catholic teaching and practice as well as a resource for the wider deanery and diocese.
We are looking for a priest who is:
The parish has passed the Resolution under the House of Bishops’ Declaration on the Ministry of Bishops and Priests.
Closing date: 24 November 2019
Interviews: 12 December 2019
Any queries to the Archdeacon of Ashford’s PA, Louise Mills: firstname.lastname@example.org