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Candidates Unit

What is God calling you today? The Candidates Unit is here to serve and support all those in this territory who are exploring what God is calling them to.

It's a search worth undertaking and these pages have been prepared to help you. You will find information about spiritual leadership opportunities within The Salvation Army, news about future Design for Life weekends, an overview of the screening and selection process for applicants to Officership and Territorial Envoyship, plus a range of resources.

We would love to meet you. If you are ever visiting the William Booth College do call in and see us.

Candidates Sunday is on 3rd of May 2020

Watch our video message from the Territorial Commander for Candidates Sunday

What we do...

  • We are here to serve and support all those exploring their God given call.
  • Prayer support, and a listening ear
  • We facilitate the screening and selection process for all applicants for Officership/Territorial Envoyship and those returning to officership
  • We support those responsible for Applicants and Candidates in all 22 divisions
  • Resources to help understand calling and vocation
  • Design for Life weekends - a weekend for those that want to explore who they are and what God is calling them to. To book download the form below.


If you require any resources please contact:

A word from our candidates

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Contact us

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William Booth College,

Champion Park,



Tel:020 7326 2820