Team Vicar (0.5 stipend), St John the Baptist, Little Marlow in the Archdeaconry of Buckingham

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Little Marlow
Office Holder
Stipend

A thriving village church with a children’s worker and a church school,
in the supportive environment of a team ministry.

St John the Baptist church is set in the beautiful village of Little Marlow and is part of the 4U team of churches. Church life consists of a blend of traditional and informal worship and a warm, friendly and committed congregation who are outward-looking and very involved in village life. The church is committed to growing its links with the village C of E Infant school and to building on its Eco Church Silver Award. A part-time children’s worker visits the church school every week.

This 0.5 stipend Team Vicar role (with vicarage), is part of the 4U team, consisting of a Team Rector and 3 other Team Vicars plus two training curates. The supportive clergy team meets together weekly.

Who are we looking for?

A Team Vicar who

  • loves Jesus and lives a life of prayer
  • can help us see God’s vision for the church and follow God’s leading for our future
  • enjoys teamwork and would like to work as a team member within the wider 4U team

What would you do?

We would like you to:

  • be at home with both traditional and contemporary services and develop our newly introduced monthly informal service
  • grow our relationship with the school and with local families
  • lead our pastoral work and also develop a profile within the village as we seek to expand our community role

St John the Baptist is a thriving village church with a children’s worker and a church school, in the supportive environment of a team ministry.

Please download the Parish Profile for further information.

For an informal discussion, please contact the Associate Archdeacon of Buckingham, the Revd Canon Chris Bull on 01865 208 266 or email christopher.bull@oxford.anglican.org.

Closing date: 29th January 2023

Interviews: 26th/27th February 2023

Enhanced DBS Disclosure required.