This is an exciting time in the life of the Diocese of Guildford, shaped by our mission strategy of Transforming Church, Transforming Lives. Our supporting goals include establishing 100 new worshipping communities over the next 10 years, significantly growing the number of ordained clergy and lay leaders, and sharing expertise to
release fresh energy for mission, all based on our foundational goal: to develop ‘prayerful, confident disciples in daily life’.
We are seeking three new senior colleagues who share our passion to see lives and communities transformed through the love of Christ, and welcome applications for the following posts. Applicants are invited to apply for more than one if they wish to and could - in that case - be requested to attend two interviews.
We welcome applications for the following posts:
Archdeacon of Dorking
With a strategic head and pastoral heart, we are seeking a suitably gifted and experienced priest who can:
- Share in and support the Bishop’s oversight, offering leadership in the archdeaconry and the wider diocese
- Care for and be a wise friend to fellow priests, a pastor of pastors
- Serve parishes through mentoring in mission
Closing date for applications: 28th May 2019
Interviews dates: Archdeacon of Dorking: 18th June 2019
For further information on each of the roles and guidance on the recruitment process, please visit
If you would have any queries, please contact Lynda Donaldson, Director of HR, in the first instance on 01483 790302.
Closing date: 28 May 2019