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CPAS enables churches to help every person hear and discover the good news of Jesus

Advertised vacancies

Parishes which are currently seeking applications for new incumbents, as well as some other clergy vacancies.

Some of our vacancies are also advertised through the new system where you can also apply for them.

We also produce a list of future vacancies, which is updated regularly with roles at our patronage churches which are due to become vacant over the coming months.

Please click on the links below to view the advert details, find out how to get more information and apply.

Events for Clergy Moving Roles

We hold regular training events for clergy at times of transition. Find out more on our moving roles page.

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Lead On

Other vacancies in churches

Please see other vacancies for roles at churches where CPAS does not hold the sole or joint patronage, and lay vacancies at CPAS patronage churches.

Clergy vacancies

New vacancies


Benefice of Taunton St Mary Magdalene (Minster designate) and St John the Evangelist

Details: St Mary Magdalene website or St John the Evangelist website

Church Stretton

United Parish of Church Stretton with All Stretton (LEP) and Little Stretton

Details: Church of England website


St Mark's Forest Gate

Details: Diocese of Chelmsford website

There are 12 current vacancies:

  1. Bristol

    Redland Parish Church

  2. Chelmsford

    Rainham and Wennington

  3. Coventry

    Rugby St Matthew and St Oswald

  4. Lincoln

    Saltfleetby & Theddlethorpe

  5. London

    Islington St Mary

  6. West Holloway St Luke

  7. Oxford

    Loudwater St Peter

  8. Southwell & Nottingham

    Cranmer Group [Whatton w Aslockton, Hawksworth, Scarrington, Orston & Thoroton]

  9. Burton Joyce Bulcote & Stoke Bardolph with Lowdham Caythorpe and Gunthorpe

  10. St Albans

    Watford St Luke

  11. Renhold All Saints

  12. York

    Alne [St Stephen Aldwark, St Mary Alne, St Michael Tollerton

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