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for the Ridgeway Benefice




London and Home Counties


Ref: JN010344

Job Description

The Fellows of Corpus Christi College Oxford, the Fellows of the Queen’s College Oxford and the Diocesan Board of Patronage wish to appoint a Rector for the Ridgeway Benefice.


We seek a Rector to develop the mission and ministry of our six Churches who is:


  • a collaborative leader and open communicator
  • skilled at enabling people of all ages, and at all stages of faith to access the word of God
  • experience of work with families and children, young people and the elderly to create communities of all ages in our Churches
  • able to facilitate change with sensitivity, enhancing and developing Church life across the Benefice whilst retaining aspects of church traditions which are important in each of our churches
  • nurturing of our pastoral care of all


We offer

  • an attractive working environment on the edge of the North Wessex Downs
  • supportive laity who are keen to build up the life of their churches
  • existing Lay Ministry and Pastoral Support teams
  • a spacious four-bedroom Rectory in Letcombe Regis
  • administrative support

For an informal discussion, please contact the Revd Canon David Tyler, Associate Archdeacon of Dorchester on 07961 726403 or email him at


For the benefice Profile, and to apply, please click on the 'apply for this job' button below.

Further information about the Diocese is available at

Closing date: 21st August 2022
Interviews: Monday 19th September 2022

DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required

Closing date: 21 August 2022


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