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The Bacton Benefice in mid Suffolk


East Anglia

Ref: JN008077

Job Description

The Parishes of Bacton, Cotton, Old Newton, Wickham Skeith and Wyverstone

seek a new Rector who will:


  • Inspire our communities and congregations with their enthusiasm and drive
  • Lead our spiritual development and growth with compelling worship
  • Nurture the hospitality, thanksgiving, fellowship and welcome in our churches
  • Build relationships characterised by Christ-like love, mutual care and respect
  • Fully engage in the pastoral life of our delightful villages in the heart of Suffolk

We offer:

  • A strong cohesive group of parishes with individual identities but a common purpose to support their Rector after a long vacancy
  • A group of committed Churchwardens supported by active PCCs
  • An exciting opportunity to build on the work of a talented Ministry Team
  • The chance to make a major impact on rapidly growing villages with new housing developments
  • A comfortable four bedroomed Rectory with spacious gardens.

For an informal conversation please contact:

The Ven Dr David Jenkins, Archdeacon of Sudbury on

telephone: 01473 252829 Email:


Closing date: 6 December 2019 | Interview date: 20 December 2019


Benefice profile and online applications:

Closing date: 06 December 2019


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