Diocese of ChichesterDiocese of Chichester

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  • Bishop's Champions for Family Support Work

    Type: Other By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    We are looking to recruit volunteer Bishop's Champions to support and enhance the work of Family Support across the diocese.

    Chichester Association for Family Support Work is a diocesan charity that seeks to work with families in need. It has a particularly strong role in areas of deprivation.

    The Champions will play a key role in helping FSW meet its strategic objectives to strengthen the links between the Association and the Diocese, increase awareness of its work, and optimise income generation. They will promote the charity’s work within one of the Archdeaconries of the Diocese by delivering talks to local networks and organisations.

    This role will help ensure that the Churches become aware of our existence and understand what we do and how to access our services. Another key part of the role will be to support fundraising in line with the strategic funding plan making the Director and Director of Fundraising and Marketing aware of potential leads and new funds that are available locally.

    You will have the ability to inspire people about the work of FSW and be a confident communicator with good organisational skills. Some experience of fundraising would be an advantage. This is a voluntary role, but all expenses will be paid. We anticipate it may take up to 16-24 hours per month.

    For further information please email Martin Auton Lloyd

  • Director of Music /Organist for the Parish Church of St Bartholomew

    Type: Parish By: Diocese of Chichester When: 1 July 2018

    The Parish Church of St Bartholomew Burwash, East Sussex

    We are seeking to appoint a new Director of Music /Organist. We have a variety of Sunday services at 10am and Evensong at 6pm once a month plus occasional special services, weddings and funerals.

    Well maintained 2 manual pipe organ, a growing, enthusiastic robed choir and a friendly congregation.

    The church is affiliated to the RSCM and remuneration will be based on its guidelines.

    Please contact Rev'd Sally Epps
    E mail sallyaepps@btinternet.com
    Tel 01435 882301

  • The Downland Benefice – Pyecombe, Newtimber, Poynings, Edburton

    Type: Clergy By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    The Bishop of Chichester seeks to appoint an Incumbent, House for Duty in a rural benefice in West Sussex with four parish churches serving five villages set at the foot of the South Downs. Tradition: Eucharistic, low church.

    We offer: 

    • Four supportive and welcoming congregations 
    • Lay members willing and keen to promote mission and outreach and assist with administration 
    • An attractive rectory in a lovely Downland setting and stunning views 
    • Assistance from a Reader 
    • A supportive and active Chapter 
    • Good local schools 
    • Transport links to Brighton, London & Gatwick Airport 

    We are praying for an Incumbent who is: 

    • A good communicator, approachable, inspirational and encouraging to others 
    • Willing to have a high profile in the villages by maximising pastoral care 
    • Keen to relate to and encourage people of all ages to become part of the churches 
    • Willing to be flexible about days to officiate at occasional offices as the need arises

    Application Form and Parish Profile available from:
    The Ven Fiona Windsor The Archdeacon of Horsham
    20 Langley Lane, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0NA 

    Email: archhorsham@chichester.anglican.org

  • Priest in Charge for the parishes of St Michael’s Amberley-with North Stoke, St Peter’s Parham, Wigg

    Type: Clergy By: Diocese of Chichester When:

    The Wildbrooks Benefice comprising the parishes of St Michael’s Amberley-with North Stoke, St Peter’s Parham, Wiggonholt and Greatham 

    The Bishop of Chichester seeks to appoint a Priest in Charge, House for Duty in a rural benefice in West Sussex set at the foot of the South Downs

    We offer: 

    • Four committed congregations with a joint working agreement for the smooth running of the Benefice 
    • Supportive communities 
    • Four stunning church buildings in good order 
    • A church primary school which has excellent links with the churches 
    • Excellent community shop and pubs 
    • An attractive, modern vicarage, 4 bedrooms set in Amberley, very close to school and shop 
    • A supportive and caring chapter, holiday cover and mutual support with the Storrington ministry team 

    We are praying for a vicar who is: 

    • A good communicator, approachable, inspirational and encouraging to others 
    • Respectful of tradition whilst being open to new ideas 
    • Willing to have a high profile in the villages by maximising pastoral care 
    • Keen to relate to and encourage more people of all ages to become part of the church 
    • Willing to be flexible about days to officiate at occasional offices as the need arises

    Application Form and Parish Profile available from:
    The Ven Fiona Windsor
    The Archdeacon of Horsham
    20 Langley Lane, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0NA 

    Email: archhorsham@chichester.anglican.org

  • Part Time Worship Pastor - St Matthias church in Brighton

    Type: Parish By: Diocese of Chichester When: 11 June 2018

    Part Time Worship Pastor 

    St Matthias church in Brighton is seeking to recruit a part time Worship Pastor as part of the ‘Strategic Development Fund’ (SDF) church growth initiative. The Worship Pastor will oversee the worship at St Matthias, pastoring and training others to lead, and encouraging worship within the church. The role also involves overseeing the audio-visual aspects of the church, managing our website and our social media platforms. It’s an opportunity to help create excellent Sunday Services and to build, train and inspire a team. We’re looking for someone with a worshipping heart and with experience of leading worship. The candidate should have excellent musical ability twinned with the desire to improve. We seek a person who has the ability to train, counsel and advise people on a one to one level. 

    Salary: £17,142 per annum pro rata 20 hours per week including Sunday (half day).
    Advert Opening Date: Friday 18th May 2018.
    Closing Date: Monday 11th June 2018.
    Interview: Week commencing 18th June 2018.
    Appointment Start Date: September 2018. 

    Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
    There is a genuine occupational requirement that the post holder is a Christian. If you feel you have the qualities and experience we seek, please email tom@stmatthiasbrighton.org your CV along with a personal statement indicating why you feel suited to this post.
    Please include two referees including your current employer. 

    Job Descriptions can be sent on request.

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