House for Duty/Associate Vicar in the Benefice of Shrivenham and Ashbury

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St Mary's House, 8 Chapel Lane, Ashbury, Oxfordshire
Office Holder

The Bishop of Dorchester invites applications for the post of

House for Duty/Associate Vicar in the Benefice of Shrivenham & Ashbury

Situated in the stunning Vale of White Horse with excellent transport links to Oxford and Swindon, we are looking for a priest who will engage with our mission to mirror the hospitality of God throughout our rural Benefice, including:

  • Engaging with our flourishing ministry to children, families and local primary schools
  • Pastoral care for our congregations, ensuring no one is left out or forgotten
  • Primary pastoral responsibility for the parishes of Ashbury, and Longcot with Fernham

We aim to be flexible, allowing you to develop your gifts, skills and experience within a supportive team, including lay worship leaders and a Benefice Administrator, and hope you will enjoy the variety we offer.

You will be offered an attractive modern vicarage in the picturesque village of Ashbury.

Please contact the Vicar, Rev Norma Fergusson for an informal chat about the post on 01793 784338

Start date negotiable for the right person.

Closing Date: Sunday 5th February
Interviews: Thursday 23rd February

DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required