Rector - Six Fen Churches Benefice

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The Bishop of Ely wishes to appoint a Rector for Six Fen Churches Benefice (Benwick,Christchurch, Doddington, Manea, Welney, Wimblington)

Life in rural Cambridgeshire brings God’s creation to your door in all its glory. Thriving, growing villages surrounded by verdant fields and big skies. Good links to Ely, Peterborough and the Norfolk Coast. Six church fellowships, central/evangelical in theology, united in love and mission. Is God calling you to lead us in the next stage of our growth?

For an informal conversation please contact The Ven Richard Harlow Tel: 07415 757527 or email

Interested persons can also apply for this post via the Ely Diocesan website Rector - Six Fen Churches Benefice - Diocese of Ely (

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is hopeful, generous, flexible and kind.
  • Is an enabling leader and a proven team player.
  • Has a passion for the Bible and is able to communicate, teach and inspire others spiritually.
  • Supports and encourages the ministry of lay people in preaching and leading worship.
  • Is visible in our communities, understanding their leadership role in mission.

We offer:

  • A group of churches who pray and work together well.
  • Support by a large, committed Mission and Ministry team.
  • Experienced Benefice Administrator and Safeguarding Officer.
  • Encouragement to take the necessary ‘time out’ to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
  • A centrally located, spacious and modern Rectory.