Vacancies

Administrator – Children, Schools & Young People’s (CSY) Framework - ChYP’s Ministry

35 hours per week Salary: circa £18,000 per annum

The Children, Schools & Young People’s Framework, requires a full-time administrator.

We are looking for someone with the following skills:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills: notably telephone, email & Twitter manner
  • Fully computer literate: MS Office; experience managing integrated social media essential
  • Enjoys working as part of a team

The post, which is based at Diocesan House, Canterbury will require some out of hours work; which includes Easter Sunday and Monday.

Closing date: 30 September 2014.

Interview Date: Friday 3 October 2014

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure

For questions contact: Murray Wilkinson Tel: 01227 459401 mwilkinson@diocant.org

Town Centre Chaplain, West Sheppey Benefice


We are seeking a courageous priest, excited by challenge and change, to join our ministry team on the beautiful Isle of Sheppey, off the North Kent coast. Our new Town Centre Chaplain will focus on Sheerness, the largest town on the island, building links with shopkeepers, small businesses and residents. With experience of effectively sharing the Gospel in our prevailing culture, the Town Centre Chaplain will be a team player, willing to work collaboratively with lay and ordained colleagues. Housing plus stipend of £4,800 per annum.
Closing date: 5 October

Interviews: 24 October
This post is subject to a DBS check
Applications and questions to:
Ms Sari Bishop, PA to Archdeacon of Maidstone
Email: sbishop@archdeacmaid.org Tel: 01622 200221

Associate Priest (part-time), United Wye Benefice

The United Wye Benefice consists of eight churches in an area of outstanding natural beauty between Ashford and Canterbury. The new Associate Priest will take responsibility for a cluster of four churches in two parishes. Able to work collaboratively with the Ministry team, the new priest should value both traditional and Fresh Expressions of worship. Our new priest will work with and develop the small but very dedicated congregations of the four churches and will help build community in our villages. Housing and stipend of £4,800 per annum.
Closing date: 10 October

Interviews: 4 and 5 November
This post is subject to a DBS check
Applications and questions to: Ms Jo Manser, PA to Archdeacon of Canterbury
Email: adcpa@canterbury-cathedral.org Tel: 01227 865238

Mission Priest at Aylesham, Adisham and Nonington

In this exciting new role our Mission Priest will take the lead in developing pioneering forms of church in three rural parishes
within an ex-mining community in East Kent. Creative in outlook and with a heart for pioneering ministry, our new Priest will be a passionate communicator and skilled team leader. Working with the ministry team to nurture faith and release gifts, our Priest will also have oversight of the congregations and will plan and lead worship and occasional offices.

Closing date: 10 October

Interviews: 6 and 7 November
This post is subject to a DBS check
Applications and questions to: Ms Jo Manser, PA to Archdeacon of Canterbury
Email: adcpa@canterbury-cathedral.org Tel: 01227 865238

Vicar for Headcorn and the Suttons, Kent


We are really looking forward to welcoming a new priest!

We are:

  • A well established benefice with four loving rural congregations.

We enjoy:

  • Strong community, school and youth ministry links.

We are looking for:

  • An experienced and enthusiastic priest with a sense of humour.

You will:

  • be an excellent communicator, encourager and enabler;
  • help us continue to build welcoming and open congregations;
  • guide us to reach out in new and relevant ways in service, pastoral care and witness.

Closing Date: 5 October
Interview date: 4-5 November

This post is subject to a DBS check

Applications and questions to:
Mrs Sari Bishop, PA to Archdeacon of Maidstone
Email: sbishop@archdeacmaid.org
Tel: 01622 200221

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