Rector of the Ironstone Benefice

Posted 6 days agoExpires in 18 days
Off Church Street, Wroxton, Banbury

Looking for a Challenge?  Please apply if:

  • you want to be involved in our local schools and ministry to our young people
  • you want to embrace traditional forms of worship and contribute new ones
  • you want to build on faith at all levels in a growing Benefice


The Ironstone Benefice of six beautiful and energetic parishes in North Oxfordshire needs an inspiring Rector who:

  • is passionate about both engagement with growing housing developments and the support of existing parishes
  • is determined that our churches will thrive and grow under their guidance
  • is able to build relationships with the whole community, not just those who worship in our buildings.


In return, we offer

  • the support and prayers of every parish
  • the appointment of a House for Duty Priest, plus regular administrative and other support of your choice
  • a purpose-built Rectory with four bedrooms, two bathrooms, study and two reception rooms
  • a Benefice that loves music and presents fantastic and varied concerts  


Are you the person called to lead this glorious rural ministry with a touch of invigorating urban on its borders?


For an informal discussion, please contact the Revd Canon David Tyler, Associate Archdeacon of Dorchester on 07961 726403 or email him at


For more information about the Diocese of Oxford, please visit:


Closing date:      11.10.20
Interviews:         10.11.20


DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required.