Could you be called to be the next Rector of Mereworth, Wateringbury and West Peckham? Located in rural West Kent, our new benefice was created in August 2019 as part of the Malling Deanery Ministry and Mission Plan. The benefice offers a wealth of opportunity for creative and collegiate working and for developing a shared sense of purpose between the parishes. We are seeking a leader of our flocks, to guide us as we follow in the footsteps of Jesus, as His disciples.
The main responsibilities of our new Rector will be to:
The benefice has an open mind about who it is looking for in its new Rector but prayerfully seeks someone who:
Further information about the Diocese of Rochester can be found at: https://www.rochester.anglican.org/
Applicants are encouraged to complete and submit their application online via Pathways. Should you have any queries, please contact Maria Campbell, PA to the Archdeacon of Tonbridge: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications: Friday, 21st August 2020.
Interview date: provisionally, 21st September, dependent upon applicable COVID-19 related restrictions
Candidates invited for interview will also be invited to contact the parish to arrange an informal visit prior to the interview date.
This role is subject to an enhanced DBS, with barred list check.