Associate Priest (House for Duty), Akeman Benefice

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Alchester Road, Chesterton

Our grouping of seven supportive, open-hearted, rural parishes of broad churchmanship just north of Oxford is looking for a collaborative colleague to join our busy team.   


The job is for two full days per week (including evenings) plus Sunday duty. We are looking for someone who:


  • has intelligence and warmth
  • is equipped with good inter-personal skills
  • enjoys parish life in small communities
  • is a thoughtful and sensitive preacher
  • has a clear personal spirituality and good liturgical awareness


It would be an advantage if you could help us with Christian education and formation or with families’ work, but this should not exclude enquiries from candidates with other skills. 


The Rector, Gareth Miller, is very happy to have informal telephone conversations with interested persons.  Tel : 01869 350224 or email 


DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required.


Closing date:               23rd September 2019

Interview date:            16th October 2019

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