Benefice of Cherbury with Gainfield
We are seeking a priest who is a good communicator with spiritual
depth and pastoral experience who enjoys working within a dynamic and
supportive team, and has an affinity to rural and village communities.
Our beautifully located benefice, lying between Oxford and Faringdon, is seeking to appoint a prayerful and compassionate clergy colleague to join our ministry team (2 days equivalent per week plus Sundays).
Areas of responsibility will depend on your ministerial gifts and skills,
focusing around ministry with the older members of our congregations and villages, committed pastoral visiting, and encouragement of wider lay church involvement.
This post provides a wonderful opportunity to be part of a new growth initiative of church outreach across seven rural villages which are
undergoing a period of steady and exciting transformation. We are in the fortunate position of being able to offer a well-appointed recently
renovated vicarage in the heart of one of our warm and welcoming old
If you are interested in ministering in a community that is entering a new phase of its spiritual life, then we would love to hear from you.
For an initial conversation, please contact the Rector,
Reverend Talisker Tracey-MacLeod on
Tel: 01865 596224 or Email: email@example.com
Application Form and Benefice Profile available at
Applications to be returned to: The Archdeacon of Dorchester
Church House Oxford, Langford Locks; Kidlington OX5 1GF
Telephone: 01865 208245
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We look forward to hearing from you!