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Associate Vicar of Werrington

Diocese of Peterborough Werrington, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Closing Date
Wed, 12/04/2023 - 22:59
Full Time
Description of Job
We are a Jesus centred, Spirit-filled, open Evangelical church, where the Bible is our guide and God’s Word is at the heart of all we do. Situated to the North of Peterborough, we believe in the power of prayer, good pastoral care and kind hospitality that makes room for others to grow in their faith and in their spiritual journey with Jesus. We are seeking a prayerful, Spirit-filled, servant-hearted, passionate and capable assistant leader, who is spiritually discerning, has a vibrant relationship with Jesus and feels called to be our next Associate Vicar and has the following gifts:

Be someone who can lead collaboratively and effectively, empowering and enabling members of the church individually and collectively to fulfil our vision, so that we continue to grow in whole life discipleship as a vibrant, healthy church family, reaching out into our community and the wider world

Be able to demonstrate experience of a fresh expression, pioneering, or similar community ministry that resulted in leading others to Jesus Christ

Be self-aware, able to recognise your limitations and seek personal growth and training opportunities

In relation to teaching, leading, pastoring and safeguarding, we are looking for someone who will:

Be charismatic and a Godly role model, encouraging others to lead mature Christian lives

Be a warm, approachable, compassionate and empathetic pastor with good social communication skills

Nurture and equip adults, children and young people through uplifting Bible teaching that connects with their daily lives and their faith in Jesus

Be comfortable leading contemporary Spirit-led worship, as well as, liturgical services

Be able to support a collaborative culture and appreciate alternative views and difference

Understand, observe and apply Safeguarding requirements at all times and be proactive in encouraging a Safeguarding culture

Be able to engage appropriately with social media, aware of the benefits, downfalls and its ever-changing landscape

Engage in activities that support your own spiritual and mental well-being, ensuring you develop effective rhythms, for your work life in the parish and your personal life.
How to apply for the job
For more information please contact The Revd Sue Fear at and visit our website. Enhanced DBS Disclosure required. Applications by: Wednesday 8 February 2023 Interviews: Wednesday 8 March 2023 Application preferred from our website and from: The Archdeacon of Oakham E Download from Diocese of Peterborough Letter from Bishop John: Werrington Parish Profile: Application Form:

Diocese of Peterborough

Peterborough, Cambs

The Diocese of Peterborough covers about 1200 square miles, and includes the northern part of Peterborough, the whole of Northamptonshire and Rutland.

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