St Michael and All Angels The Parish Church of South Yardley Birmingham B26 1AP

Welcome to St Michael's website

After a pause for reflection, our search for a new Priest is back on track!

The advertisement is now online at The Bulletin and The Church Times, the wording is:




Location: West Midlands

Recruiter:  Birmingham Diocese

Job Description

Set in the heart of east Birmingham, these neighbouring parishes embrace the diversity of our urban and suburban communities. This opportunity will suit an experienced Priest wanting to bring imagination and development in a city context with committed lay leadership.

 Particularly including:

  •   Attracting and maintaining new congregational members
  •   Acknowledging the significant presence of other faith communities
  •   Further developing unity and stability to both parishes who have been working together for a number of years
  •   Energising ministry to children and families
  •   Prayerfully affirming and enriching both Catholic and low church Anglicanism
  •   Developing an innovative industrial heritage project at St Cyprian’s and building on contacts already established at    St Michael’s
  •   Growing community links and presence in both buildings and partner organisations

Closing Date: 10 March 2020 Interviews:  31 March & 1 April 2020

For full details of these posts and to apply, please see

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons, particularly from those who are currently under-represented including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic groups and women.

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact the Archdeacon of Aston, Ven Simon Heathfield, for further conversation on
0121 426 0428 or


All are welcome to join us here at St.Michael's in our worship and in our various activities. Our worship follows a high Anglican format and we are proud of our strong musical roots.

We are a church with a big heart that worships in a big building, that heart is to see God's kingdom

break through into the lives of our families, friends and neighbours.

‘Let no one be a stranger in our midst!’

We now have more detail about our Clerestory windows written by the artist Rachel Wroe Sawkoe.

Check the link from the Clerestory page under 'ABOUT US' above.


Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

St. Michael & All Angels Parish Church is committed to care and protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults. Staff, PCC members and volunteers within this organisation accept and recognise our responsibilities to develop awareness of the issues which cause these people harm.

Our Safeguarding Officer is Jane Clarke, telephone 0121 743 4089

The Birmingham Diocese Bishops Safeguarding Advisor is Steph Hayes, telephone 07342 993 844

To view our full Safeguarding Policy document, please click the button below

DATA PRIVACY: We are obliged to publish a statement regarding Data Privacy,

please see the link under HOME above.

Hearing loop information

Please note we have a Loop System installed in the church. To use it simply switch your hearing aid to the 'T' position.

SMAAA Policy on Cookies

As many other sites have published their policy on cookies, we need to advise of our policy.

We don't have cookies.

We have biscuits.

And what's more, we serve them with tea and coffee after the main Sunday morning service so why not

pop in and see which crunchy favourites are on offer this Sunday?

© St.Michael and All Angels South Yardley Birmingham B26 1AP

© St.Michael and All Angels South Yardley Birmingham B26 1AP