The Vicar's Job Advert

15 May 17

This is our advert that will reappear on the diocesan web when it goes live again.

Diocese of Coventry

Worshipping God

Making New Disciples

Transforming Communities

If you are up for a challenge in a rural, partly-deprived context, we are looking for a



We would welcome applications from people who:                  

  • Have an infectious passion for sharing their Christian faith with people of all ages and backgrounds, the ability to motivate, train and mentor others in their discipleship journey.         
  •  Are skilled at developing and releasing the gifts of others, training them to serve in and beyond the life of the church.                 
  •  Are highly consultative leaders who are capable of listening to others, developing a shared direction of travel, handling idiosyncratic behaviour, dispelling negativity and forging harmonious relationships.                    
  • An inspiring leader and motivator who is able to communicate with and get involved in the diverse sections of our rural communities including pastoral visiting, and develop strategies and structures that will release the growth potential of the congregations.              
  • Will love and support us, bringing healing and reconciliation where it is needed and help us to ‘see’ God, enlarge our vision and enjoy the journey with our Creator (a joy-bearer is needed!).
Further details and application form are available from or Assistant to the Archdeacons,  (024 7652 1342)

 Informal conversations welcome:

Archdeacon Missioner, The Venerable Morris Rodham on 07506 731 892 ( ). or Area Dean, the Reverend Frank Seldon on 024 76346 413  ( ).

Please look out for details as this position will be re-advertised .


Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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Peter Allan

As from 5th June 2016  Rev. Peter Allan has retired. However the life of the church will continue, although there may be a few changes.  If you want to contact the church please do so via the web link or email. Alternatively please telephone one of the church wardens Margaret Antill 01827 874520 or Moreen Freestone 024 7638 1833  one of the deputies Diana Kealey 024 7639 5089 or Margaret Oliver 024 7639 5674 all will be happy to help in any way they can.