LATEST NEWS
  1. Vicar's 1,000 mile pilgrimage to raise air ambulance funds
  2. Bishop and Rural Dean to steward the flock at the Maryport Blues Festival
  3. Diocese support for special project to help maintain Cumbria's historic churches
  4. Royal approval for Three Solway Churches project
  1. A west Cumbrian vicar is set to take on a gruelling 1,000 mile pilgrimage to help raise funds for the Great North Air Ambulance.
    Thursday 17 April 2014Read more...
  2. The Bishop of Penrith and the Rural Dean of Solway are to act as stewards at this year's Maryport Blues Festival.
    Wednesday 2 April 2014Read more...
  3. The Diocese of Carlisle is supporting a three year project, launched to help maintain Cumbria's historic churches.
    Tuesday 1 April 2014Read more...
  4. A project to mark the historic significance of three parish churches has received royal approval.
    Tuesday 18 March 2014Read more...
Current Vacancies

Diocesan Ecumenical Officer
Posted Sunday 13 April 2014
Would you be willing to offer up to four days ...
House for Duty Priest in Charge Lorton Loweswater ...
Posted Monday 17 March 2014
• The Benefice covers perhaps the most ...
House for Duty Team Vicar in the Cockermouth Area Team
Posted Tuesday 25 February 2014
to be responsible for Bridekirk and Broughton ...
Keswick & Cockermouth Methodist Circuit Church ...
Posted Friday 21 February 2014
Fulltime - 40 Hours per week over 6 days, ...
Priest in Charge Kendal St Thomas and Crook
Posted Thursday 20 February 2014
The Benefice of St. Thomas, Kendal St. ...
Chaplaincy Development Project Officer North West ...
Posted Tuesday 10 December 2013
Are you passionate about chaplaincy and its ...
Honorary Tutor, Lancashire and Cumbria Theological ...
Posted Monday 22 April 2013
Would you like to be an Honorary Tutor for ...
Internship in Carlisle Diocese Sept 2012 to July 2013
Posted Friday 29 June 2012
“Extreme Lifestyle.  Extreme Service. ...

Application Forms

Application forms for clergy and laity are available for download below. When applying for a post you will need to submit both an Application Form and a Recruitment Monitoring Form.

You may like to look at notes written by the Clergy Appointments Adviser before completing an application form. (Available from the CofE website or Click here to download them.)

If you do not own Microsoft Word or Microsoft Office, please download our application form in Adobe Acrobat Format. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view Acrobat files, and can be downloaded at http://www.adobe.com/ if needed.

We will accept typed and handwritten application forms.

Clergy Application Form March 2014 part 1Clergy Application Form March 2014 part 1
File size  99kb    File date 10 Mar 2014
Clergy Application Form March 2014 part 2Clergy Application Form March 2014 part 2
File size  90kb    File date 10 Mar 2014
Lay Application Form August 2013Lay Application Form August 2013
File size  148kb    File date 27 Aug 2013