Thank you for your interest in the New Ground Academy. We are now accepting applications for the September 2018 intake. The application deadline is Thursday 31st May 2018. This application form will take about half an hour to complete, so grab a cuppa, make yourself comfortable, and make sure you have the following information/files to hand as you'll need them during the application process:


Elder's reference as a Word document, PDF or text file (the blank form for your elder to complete can be downloaded by clicking here: Academy Reference Form


Details of your employment history;


Details of any previous training, serving or leadership development;


Details of any leadership responsibility you expect to have in your local church during your time at the Academy.

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What happens next

When you submit this form, you will receive an automated confirmation email; We will then contact you to discuss your application and outline the next steps in the process. If you have any questions about the Academy or the application form, please email: