Team Vicar - The Lantern Church | The Lantern, Canford Magna Parish, Diocese of Salisbury

This is a fantastic opportunity for a new vicar to lead The Lantern, a growing charismatic, evangelical church in Dorset.

We are looking for:

  • A leader of leaders, able to encourage, delegate and release others
  • Vulnerability, honesty and the ability to embrace an informal style
  • Vision, as we work together to recast our vision for the next decade
  • Collaboration, with excellent communication and teamwork skills to enable the whole parish to flourish and grow the Kingdom.

For an informal discussion please contact the Team Rector, Canon Chris Tebbutt: 07917 190307 or visit the Lantern website

For full details of this vacancy including the parish profile, please visit the diocesan website at

Application forms are also obtainable from The Archdeacon of Dorset, St Nicholas Church Centre, 30 Wareham Road,
Corfe Mullen, WIMBORNE, Dorset, BH21 3LE
Telephone No: 01202 659427 Email:
Visit and interview: 20/21 November 2017


The Lantern, Canford Magna Parish, Diocese of Salisbury
At The Lantern we have a committed team of staff and volunteers and over 300 adults and children, with excellent modern facilities. Part of the Canford Magna team ministry of three churches within a large and supportive parish close to Bournemouth, Poole and Wimborne we need someone who will continue the journey of growth for The Lantern and the parish into a new season.
Merley, Dorset