Rector for the Wychert Vale Benefice in the Deanery of Aylesbury

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Wychert Vale

Are you the person to join us as we begin the next stage of our journey?

Wychert Vale Benefice is a network of 6 churches serving a group of vibrant and growing Buckinghamshire villages between Thame and Aylesbury. We are looking for a Rector to inspire lay and ordained people to grow the fellowship, in an expanding community. The benefice has been running as a united Ministry Area, with the clergy serving across the benefice collaboratively with a strong lay team.

  • To lead the benefice in supporting people in their faith journeys and lives, by providing spiritual support, oversight and direction.
  • To bring fresh vision for mission across the benefice to build on what has already been done by God's grace.
  • To help us celebrate a renewed energy in our village communities.
  • To enable our church family to increase and flourish with places of worship where people may come to faith in Christ.
  • To provide challenging and thought-provoking teaching, relevant to today‚Äôs world.

  • Committed to Gospel ministry and immersed in Scripture with a longing to share it.
  • Possess a proven talent for organisation and time management and excellent people skills.
  • Willingness to lead us and walk alongside us in the community.
  • Able to discern and identify opportunities for growth, making disciples for Christ.
  • Experience in encouraging and enabling others.

Closing Date: 29 October 2020

Interviews: 19 November 2020

Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required