The Wychwood Benefice – A Vicar for three country parishes


We are a Benefice of four churches in three parishes in the West Oxfordshire Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

What we are looking for in a vicar:

  • An inspiring preacher with strong personal faith who is liturgically flexible
  • Committed to providing pastoral care to all ages
  • Understands the particular challenges of rural ministry
  • Is willing to continue strong links with Wychwood C of E Primary School
  • Encourages us as we try to live out our faith in welcoming others

What we are offering:

  • Three financially sound parishes with well maintained churches
  • A spacious modern Vicarage
  • A part time administrator
  • Welcoming and friendly communities

Application Form                             Wychwood Parish Profile

Applications to be returned to: The Bishop of Dorchester, Church House Oxford, Langford Locks; Kidlington, OX5 1GF; telephone: 01865 208218; email:

Closing date: 6th June 2018; Interviews: 5th July 2018;
DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required.