Clergy & Ministry Vacancies Bradwell Area Youth Work Adviser A person of vibrant Christian faith, embedded in the local church and passionate about discipleship, with a desire to see young people and young adults explore faith and spirituality, developing holistically within the life of their communities, including the church. The Bradwell Area covers south and mid Essex with a population of nearly a million people. It is an area of great contrasts, with the city of Chelmsford, Basildon New Town, Southend-on-Sea and the Dengie Peninsula. Click here to read our overview to find out more about the area and the diocese. Follow this link for more information about the post, and about how to apply. Bradwell Area Turnaround Minister An ordained minister, experienced in parochial ministry; who has good pastoral and organisational skills, the ability to manage change and the knowledge and skills to transform conflict; to work initially with St Mary the Virgin, Maldon and the parishes in and around the town. The Bradwell Area covers south and mid Essex with a population of nearly a million people. It is an area of great contrasts, with the city of Chelmsford, Basildon New Town, Southend-on-Sea and the Dengie Peninsula. Maldon, where this minister will be based, is an ancient Essex town, ten miles east of Chelmsford, with its oldest part sitting on a hill overlooking the Blackwater estuary. Click here to read the Bishop of Bradwell's overview to find out more about the turnaround project and this post. Follow this link for more information about the post, and about how to apply. Below are the current Clergy vacancies Priest in Charge (house-for-duty) Woodham Mortimer w Hazeleigh & Woodham Walter These two parishes are looking for someone to minister on a House for Duty basis which they have found works well. They are hoping he or she will have a visible presence in their villages, and particularly in association with their Church School in Woodham Walter View vacancy > Priest in Charge Orsett, Bulphan and Horndon-on-the-Hill The United Benefice of Orsett, Bulphan and Horndon-on-the-Hill is a church family looking for growth - both spiritually and numerically; recognising that a deeper knowledge and love of God must come first View vacancy > House for Duty Priest in Charge All Saints' Cranham, Upminster This Anglo-Catholic parish (population: 2500) located on the edge of east London, with one foot in the vibrant suburbs and the other in the beautiful Essex countryside, is seeking a dedicated priest to lead it into the next stage of parish life. He/She should have a deep personal faith and a true sense of vocation to serve God in this place and the desire to become part of the church and community. View vacancy > Priest in Charge Westcliff St Peter with St Cedd and the Saints of Essex These two parishes – one of which is in a Local Ecumenical Partnership – are looking for an incumbent who will minister among them in their churches, in the LEP and in their Youth Outreach Project View vacancy > Vicar of Blackmore St Laurence with Stondon Massey St Peter and St Paul We are looking for a Vicar for two very lovely mid Essex villages. Very supportive and outward looking congregations amidst very lively village communities. This is a half time post. View vacancy > Team Vicar Thurstable and Winstree TM (Near Colchester) Come and join us in our new Team Ministry in the beautiful North East Essex countryside between Colchester and the Blackwater estuary . View vacancy > Page 1 of 2 1 2 > The Area Bishops hope that clergy considering a move will not be reluctant to make enquiries about any of the following vacant posts. Those seeking a move should consult their Area Bishop first. The process of finding a new incumbent will rarely take less than six months. Because of this, clergy houses will continue to be let, as appropriate, as part of our stewardship of all resources. See also the Clergy Appointments Adviser page on the Church of England web site. Terms and Conditions Applicants for parochial clergy posts should please note that, unless otherwise stated, posts are offered in accordance with the Chelmsford Diocesan Standard Terms of Appointment, a summary of which can be found here.