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  • Organist: St Peter ad Vincula

    Type: Parish By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    St Peter’s ad Vincula

    Folkington, Nr Polegate, Sussex, BN26 5SD

    St Peter’s Church is looking for a new organist to accompany us in our worship for two Sundays a month. We are a small rural community set in stunning countryside in the heart of the South Downs National Park. We have a very friendly and committed congregation and we use the Book of Common Prayer. Our ideal candidate will be flexible - we sometimes hold special services for children and to celebrate festivals like Rogation Sunday – and supportive of our Christian mission.

    For more information – including remuneration and service times, Please contact Sabrina Harcourt-Smith on our Church Warden Team,  01323 482036 

  • House-for-Duty NSM Priest-in-Charge: Burwash Weald

    Type: Clergy By: Diocese of Chichester When: 31 December 2015

    The Bishop of Chichester seeks an energetic priest with a heart for rural ministry for this delightful Sussex Weald parish. The
    successful applicant will be mission orientated, a collaborative pastor and leader and will be:

    • a person of faith, prayer and vision who can build on and grow the congregation.
    • whose beliefs are firmly rooted in the Bible and who is able to communicate its timeless message in a powerful and contemporary way.
    • warm, welcoming and enthusiastic with a gift of leadership, compassionate and caring.
    • able to build good relationships with everyone in the parish
    • a good team builder who will encourage key members of the church to reach their potential with humour and common sense.
    • Passionate about promoting the parish church and reaching out to the community with a strong pastoral commitment.

    Further details and an application form are obtainable from
    The Archdeacon of Hastings,
    The Ven. Philip Jones,
    The Archdeaconry
    High Street,
    Maresfield,
    East Sussex TN22 2EH
    01825 763326 archhastings@chichester.anglican.org
    To whom completed applications should be sent.
    Enhanced DBS/CRB disclosure required.

    Interview date to be announced

  • Curate in Charge: Isfield

    Type: Clergy By: Diocese of Chichester When: 31 December 2015

    Uckfield Deanery

    House for Duty Curate in Charge

    St Margaret of Antioch
    ISFIELD
    within the plurality of Uckfield, Isfield and Horsted Parva

    Brave enough for a rural challenge? Lover of BCP? Steam enthusiast? Seeking the riches of village life?

    What more could you want?!

    A charming Sussex village, despite its quasi-ribbon development – 3 miles long and 50yds wide, with an exquisite 14th C church set out in the fields, an inviting pub named ‘The Laughing Fish’ and the Lavender Line steam railway, friendly natives and keen and supportive church community – all these attractions are on offer to the right priest, who will relish Gospel preaching and pastoral ministry, will have a heart for mission and a willingness to be drawn into the fullness of community life.

    This could be the post for YOU!

    Full details are available from:
    The Archdeacon of Hastings
    The Ven. Philip Jones at The Archdeaconry, High Street,
    Maresfield East Sussex TN22 2EH 01825 763326
    archhastings@chichester.anglican.org

    NB: Completed and signed applications should be sent to:
    The Bishop of Chichester
    The Palace,
    Chichester
    PO19 1PY

    Enhanced DBS is required

  • Organist: St Martin's Brighton

    Type: Parish By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    Organist: St. Martin's Brighton

    We are looking for an organist who appreciates congregational music within a definite Catholic Liturgy, a description of our worship has been 'Caister Catholic'. There is opportunity to develop a corps of cantors, work with a small group of young musicians in the uniformed groups and develop links with the School Choir.

    The Parish is part of the Brighton Wagner Group each parish of which has its own style so the chance to be involved with other musical traditions is possible. The Congregation is an all age family at worship and will be welcoming of a new organist and family if appropriate.

    Further details:
    The Reverend Canon Trevor Buxton
    01273 604687
    hojoe@waitrose.com

  • Organist: St James the Less, Lancing

    Type: Parish By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    Organist: St James the Less, Lancing

    The Parish Church of St James the Less is looking for a new organist to accompany us during our regular Sunday morning worship. We want to build on the work of our faithful and committed Anglo Catholic congregation broadening the appeal of our Sunday morning services and offering occasional services to a more diverse group of people. We look for someone who will be able to encourage and grow our choir who are very devoted, but need nurturing. The opportunity to play at other services, including Christenings, Weddings and Funerals will also be available.

    For more information – including remuneration and service times, please contact :
    Father Stephen Date : 01903 753212 or stephendate@gmail.com

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