Priest in Charge, All Saints, Tooting
All Saints serves a richly diverse and relatively transient community in Tooting, a distinctive and lively area of South West London. The Bishop of Southwark seeks to appoint a Priest in Charge to enable the church community to fully live out its Mission Statement.
‘Our faith is to be more than just words and talk, it must be true love which shows itself in action’.
All Saints is seeking a prayerful, visionary and collaborative priest who will take up opportunities for mission and engagement with joy and energy, and
has the leadership skills to enable the church to grow in faith, number and outward looking confidence.
exercises a ministry which is firmly based in scripture and prayer and gifted in pastoral work.
enjoys, embraces, and will develop creatively, both traditional and more informal forms of worship.
is an enthusiastic, gifted communicator, able to share their faith and to teach the Bible relevantly and practically to all ages.
with the experience and imagination to develop outreach, especially to young adults and families, in a changing neighbourhood.
will enjoy living in Tooting and engaging with local communities, including those of other faiths
For further details, Application form and Parish Profile please contact:
Romana Nelson, PA to the Archdeacon of Wandsworth
Telephone 020 8545 2440. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kingston Episcopal Area Office
620 Kingston Road, Raynes Park, London, SW20 8DN
Closing Date: Thursday 15 June 2017 at 5pm
Parish visit for shortlisted candidates: Saturday 1 July 2017
Interviews: Tuesday 4 July 2017
This post is subject to a DBS enhanced disclosure