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Administrative Assistant to the Archdeacons' Team

                                          35 hours per week

                           £22,749 per annum + staff pension scheme

The Diocese of Coventry is a forward thinking Diocese within the Church of England.  The Archdeacons’ are senior leaders within the Diocese, and with their teams are responsible for delivery of the 8 Essential Qualities and the Diocesan Mission Purpose:

Worshipping God

Making New Disciples

Transforming Communities

This role will include administrative support for:

  • Church Engagements.
  • HR and clergy appointment processes.
  • Healthy Churches Team. 

We welcome applications from people who can demonstrate:

  • Experience in supporting senior/strategic leaders in an operational and administrative capacity. 
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills verbally and in writing.
  • Building and sustaining positive working relationships with stakeholders, contacts and colleagues.
  • Empathy and accurate listening skills.
  • Attention to detail and a completer finisher.
  • Commitment to supporting a Christian context.
  • Reliability, self-motivation, pro-active, problem solving.

Closing date: Noon, Friday 25 May

Interviews and tests: To be held on Wednesday 6 June

Click here to download the Advert.

Click here to download the Person Specification.

Click here to download an Application Form.

Informal conversations welcome: PA to the Archdeacons, Yvette McDonald, on 02476 521337 (Yvette.McDonald@CovCofE.org) or Archdeacon Missioner, The Venerable Morris Rodham on 07506 731 892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org), or Healthy Churches Development Mentor, Revd Tim Mitchell, on 07496 821460 (Tim.Mitchell@CovCofE.org)

Please send completed application forms by email to:  ryan.finnegan@covcofe.org

Priest-in-Charge - Leam Valley Benefice

The Benefice of Leam Valley consists of 4 small, rural parishes, who are working together more and making innovative changes to improve our health, community involvement and growth.  We are in beautiful countryside in east Warwickshire with excellent transport links, close to the local towns of Rugby, Leamington Spa, Warwick and Stratford.  

We would welcome applications from Spirit-filled candidates who understand and value rural life and ‘the small’, and can flourish within a wide range of Anglican traditions and styles.

More information about this brilliant opening is available by clicking the links below. Informal conversations are most welcome with the Archdeacon Missioner, Ven Morris Rodham, 07506 731892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org ), Clive Hogger, Assistant Archdeacon 07377 997143, (Clive.Hogger@CovCofE.org) or the Area Dean, Tim Cockell on tel: 01788 812613 (E-mail: rectorbilton@icloud.com).

Closing date: Noon, Friday 15 June

Interviews: To be held on Monday 2nd and Tueday 3rd July.

Click here to download the Advert.

Click here to download the Parish Profile.

Click here to download the Natural Church Development Guide for Flecknoe.

Click here to download the Natural Church Development Guide for Grandborough

Click here to download the Natural Church Development Guide for Willoughby.

Click here to download an Application Form.

Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

 

 

Vicar - Wood End, St. Chad's

Are you fun to be with? 

Are you interested in building good relationships between church and community?   Are you robust and resilient? 

Then perhaps God may be calling you to become Vicar of St. Chad's, Wood End, Coventry.

More information about this brilliant opening is available by clicking the links below. Informal conversations are most welcome with the Archdeacon Missioner, Ven Morris Rodham, 07506 731892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org ) and/or Acting Area Dean, Rev Pam Howell, 02476 303266 (E-mail: revpamhowell@gmail.com )

Closing date for applications:  Noon, Friday 1st June

Interviews:  To be held on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th June

Click here to download the Advert.

Click here to download the Parish Profile

Click here to download the NCD Guide for St. Chad's.

Click here to download an Application Form.

Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

 

 

Vicar - m2o (St. Matthew and St. Oswald, Rugby

A charismatic evangelical priest with incumbency experience who has led a declining church back into growth is sought for.  We welcome applications from candidates who:

Can help fan embers back into a flame.

Listen, love and lead well. 

Are passionate and gifted in both community engagement and evangelism, with a track record of leading people of all ages to faith in Christ and on-going discipleship.

Are skilled in identifying, developing and empowering lay leaders. 

Can oversee the development and delivery of a major refurbishment project to enhance our welcome, mission and worship. 

More information about this brilliant opening is available by clicking the links below. Informal conversations are most welcome with the Archdeacon Missioner, Ven Morris Rodham, 07506 731892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org ) and/or Area Dean, Tim Cockell on tel: 01788 812613 (E-mail: rectorbilton@icloud.com).

Closing date for applications:  Noon, Friday 1st June

Interviews:  To be held on Tuesday 19th June and Wednesday 20th June.

Click here to download the Advert

Click here to download the Parish Profile.

Click here to download the NCD Guide for m2o.

Click here to download an Application Form.

Please return completed application forms to Yvette McDonald yvette.mcdonald@covcofe.org

Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Associate Minister - Ilmington Benefice

Jesus Christ spent time within 'towns and villages.' Smaller communities matter. If, like Jesus, you can rejoice in the 'small' of villages, and want to serve in a benefice which will genuinely shape your ministry around your personal gifts and skills, we would love to hear from you!

More information about this exciting role is available by clicking the links below. Informal conversations are most welcome with the Rector, Rev'd Chris Goble, on 01608 682282 (Ilmingtonrectory@btinternet.com); the Area Dean, Rev'd Dr. Jill Tucker, on 01295 688193 (revjill.tucker@btinternet.com); or the Archdeacon Missioner, Morris Rodham, on 07506 731892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org).

Closing Date for Applications: Noon, Friday 18th May.

Interviews: To be held on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th June.

Click here to download the job advert.

Click here to download the parish profile.

Click here to download the application form.

Please return completed application forms to Yvette McDonald: Yvette.McDonald@CovCofE.org

 

Associate Minister - Holy Trinity Coventry

A large and diverse in all respects civic, city-centre church which is already seeing new growth under their new incumbent (2017), seeks an Associate Minister to assist this growth on a Self-Supporting or House for Duty basis.

More information about this wonderful opportunity is available by clicking the links below. Informal conversations are most welcome with the Vicar, Rev'd Graeme Anderson, on 07528 765027 (church.graeme@gmail.com), and/or with the Archdeacon Missioner, Morris Rodham, on 07506 731892 (Morris.Rodham@CovCofE.org).

Click here to download the job advert.

Click here to download the parish profile.

Click here to download the NCD Guide for Holy Trinity Coventry.

Click here to download the application form.

Please return completed application forms to Yvette McDonald: Yvette.McDonald@CovCofE.org

 

Other job opportunities

The weekly diocesan eBulletin advertises job opportunities in churches, schools and other communities.  Such posts include:

  • Chaplains;
  • Community workers;
  • Parish administrators;
  • Youth workers.

Please click here to view any current adverts.

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