Our Vision

A people with hearts on fire, loving God, walking with Jesus and led by the Spirit

Priest-in-Charge, All Saints, Carshalton

We are a welcoming church, open to all.

We are looking for an energetic, experienced and visionary priest who is an effective
communicator with good pastoral skills who will:

  • help us grow in faith, in partnership with our Deanery, our schools and our ecumenical links within ‘Churches together in Carshalton’
  • value our traditional style of worship, lead us in prayer, preach thoughtful and inspiring sermons and lead us spiritually
  • support and encourage our strong choral and musical tradition
  • play an active part in developing and strengthening our work with young families and local schools, especially our own church primary school
  • be able to work closely and collaboratively with lay and ordained colleagues and motivate, delegate and affirm the gifts of others
  • maintain a healthy work/life balance
  • help maintain and develop the facilities of our historic building

We can offer our priest:

  • the support of the PCC, two church wardens, an NS Associate Rector, a paid organist and director of music, a Reader, visiting retired clergy and a committed congregation
  • a strong musical liturgy where most of our main services are sung, supported and enhanced by our choir, organist, and fine Willis organ
  • a building of considerable historic interest and beauty
  • outstanding local schools in a thriving community and in close proximity to both London and the Surrey countryside

A parish profile and application form are available from:

The Archdeacon’s PA
St Matthew’s House, 100 George Street, Croydon CR0 1PJ
Tel: 020 8256 9633
Email: susan.wheeler@southwark.anglican.org

Closing date: Wednesday 06 June 2018
Parish Visit: Tuesday 26 June 2018
Interview date: Wednesday 27 June 2018

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