PRIEST-IN-CHARGE (RECTOR DESIGNATE) | Chenies Benefice

Benefice of CHENIES, LITTLE CHALFONT, LATIMER and FLAUNDEN

Our churches are committed to a vision for more effective ministry in the 3 village churches and growth of the mission of St George’s in Little Chalfont where plans for the redevelopment of our church buildings are being formulated. This will involve reorganising our staffing.

We are united in this vision. Is God calling you to lead us through this exciting challenge?

We seek a priest who is

  • Enthusiastic in leading us through the changes needed to grow the churches and mission in our 4 communities
  • Able to identify opportunities for mission and skilled in pastoral engagement with people of all ages
  • Willing to lead and encourage us to seek guidance from the Holy Spirit through prayer and Bible study
  • A gifted preacher and a worship leader comfortable with the diversity of our traditions
  • A spiritual and effective leader who encourages us to use our gifts and talents for our churches and mission
  • Supportive of our church infants school

We can offer the successful candidate

  • An opportunity to lead us through these exciting and challenging changes
  • 4 welcoming congregations with supportive PCCs, ministry team and lay leadership
  • A home in a community with beautiful countryside, excellent schools and rail links to London

For more information contact:

Helen Walker, PA to the Archdeacon of Buckingham,
Archdeacon’s House, Stone, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP17 8RZ
Tel: 01865 208266 Email: helen.walker@oxford.anglican.org

Further information and application form also available from: https://www.oxford.anglican.org/category/vacancies/

Closing Date: 16th March 2018
Interview Dates: 16th and 17th April 2018

DBS Enhanced disclosure is required

Employer

Chenies Benefice
As a Rector Designate your employer will be the diocese of Oxford. You can find out about us from our Parish Profile that is included with the advertisment.