House for Duty Team Minister

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The Schorne Team of Parishes in the Archdeaconry of Buckingham

is seeking a House for Duty Team Minister in either Anglican or Methodist orders based in North Marston to work flexibly with colleagues in the Team.

The New Team Vicar:

  • will be a team player who is able to demonstrate a good understanding of the particular needs and nuances of rural communities
  • will work for the equivalent of two days a week plus Sundays and will have pastoral responsibility for the two parishes of North Marston and Granborough
  • will enjoy being a member of a highly supportive lay and clergy team

In particular:

  • We enjoy strong lay leadership and need to grow more leaders to help turn our vision into reality
  • There is a full youth work programme ministering to over 70 children and young people in the two parishes
  • We also offer good pastoral care and look for guidance and leadership to develop this ministry

In addition we offer:

  • An excellent quality of life in rural Buckinghamshire
  • Two pro-active congregations, both with highly supportive Churchwardens, waiting to welcome, support and work alongside you
  • Clergy colleagues who enjoy working together and who are able to offer a variety of expertise

Closing Date:    16 February        

Interviews:       7/8 March

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The Bishop of Buckingham’s office, Sheridan, Grimms Hill, Great Missenden, HP16 9BG Telephone:  01494 862173 | Email:

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