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Priest in Charge

Benefice of Upper Stour




South West


Ref: JN007713

Job Description

The parish is set in beautiful rural countryside on the SW Wiltshire/Dorset border, with excellent road and rail links and with the magical Stourhead Gardens at its centre. It consists of four adjoining villages each with its own church.


We are offering:

  • One PCC serving our four churches
  • A committed team of 8 Churchwardens
  • A modern 5 bedroom Rectory situated opposite the church in Zeals
  • A supportive Administrative Assistant

We seek a Priest who will:

  • Inspire us to move forward and grow in our faith
  • Engage with families and young people and our two church primary schools
  • Encourage and develop lay participation
  • Reach out to the community at large

For full details of this vacancy including the profile, please visit the diocesan website at


For a preliminary conversation please contact: The Archdeacon of Sarum,
The Ramsbury Office,

Church House, Crane Street, Salisbury SP1 2QB

01722 438662 •


Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Shortlisting: 28th August 2019

Interview Dates: 9 and 10 September 2019

Closing date: 19 August 2019


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