The South Chilterns Team Ministry is seeking a Missional Team Vicar (House for Duty) who can combine mission and outreach with traditional rural ministry to the Buckinghamshire villages of Cadmore End, Ibstone, Lane End and Stokenchurch located in the stunning Chiltern Hills a designated Area of Natural Beauty, west of High Wycombe and north of the river Thames.
You will have the ability to:
· Focus on mission and outreach, especially into the areas of deprivation within the benefice
· Grow our congregations by offering a wide variety of worship and churchmanship and by empowering and nurturing the faith amongst the families, youth and children of our parish.
· Proactively support our schools (particularly our church schools)
· Love people of all ages and actively encourage and support them pastorally
· Engage in innovative collaborative ministry working with the Team Rector and laity across the Team Ministry and Wycombe Deanery.
If this is you, we can provide you with:
• A warm and inclusive welcome from our four church communities
• A supportive and collaborative environment for your ministry
• Excellent administrative support
• A recently refurbished 4-bedroom Vicarage
For more information, please see the full Parish Profile
We welcome informal enquiries and visits, please contact the Revd Mark Ackford, Team Rector by telephoning 01494 266891.