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Priest in Charge

for the Benefices of Gravenhurst, Shillington & Stondon, and Arlesey with Astwick


London and Home Counties


Ref: JN011801

The Benefices of Gravenhurst, Shillington and Stondon, and Arlesey with Astwick are part of the Diocese of St Albans and are enormously valued and valuable members of the Diocesan family. You will be in charge of both benefices working as one unit. We pray for someone who is:

  • a committed, enthusiastic and compassionate person of vision and prayer with a pastoral heart
  • a charismatic, caring leader, and communicator with a sense of humour
  • has technological skills, is an effective networker and enabler, and can demonstrate ability to forge community links
  • resilient, caring and sociable, collaborative, and understands the challenge of combined rural ministry with new housing development
  • a preacher with sensitivity and understanding, communicating the Gospel in an inclusive and engaging style to all ages.
  • has their own transport.

We offer

  • A four bedroom detached house located in Shillington
  • Great potential for growth, especially with future developments
  • Committed volunteers, who work together to be welcoming churches and who look forward to welcoming you, and supporting you
  • Our commitment to work together, as one body, across our Parishes.

An enhance DBS check will be required

For further information, contact Revd Tricia Reed, the Archdeacon of Bedford’s PA on or 01727 818167

Closing date for applications: 12noon 7 December 2023
Interview date:17 January 2024

Closing date: 07 December 2023

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