The Bishop of the Territory of the People has extended the search to March 31, 2021 to appoint an Incumbent in a full-time position for three parishes in the Central Interior of BC.
The full-time Team Incumbent, together with a part-time, trained, Team Associate will help to lead these three parishes into new ministry opportunities in their parish communities. The Incumbent’s role will be to work with the Team Associate, the Lay Ministers of Word and Sacrament and the dedicated laity to bring continued vitality to each of the parishes
The Incumbent position will involve a five-year commitment.
We seek a seminary trained, ordained priest who is a gifted leader, who will help members engage in a local collaborative ministry. In collaboration with the Team Associate, the Incumbent will lead worship and sacramental ministry; they will visit and provide pastoral care as required; a key responsibility will involve the training, enabling, and support of parish lay leadership. The priest will assist all congregations in deepening their faith and foster their understanding of mission to more fully realize their shared and individual baptismal vocations.
Clergy from the wider church, must present confirmation they are a priest in good standing and have their bishop’s permission to seek employment opportunities outside their own diocese. A current Criminal Records Check must be submitted with the application.
Parish Profiles are available now. Applications should be made by 31 March 2021.
Previous applicants need not re-apply. Interested clergy are invited to contact:
The Rt. Rev. Lincoln Mckoen
Territory of the People Anglican Church
360 Nicola Street Kamloops, BC V2C 2P5