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Team Rector

Epping Team Ministry


South East


Ref: JN011814

The Bishop of Chelmsford is looking to appoint a new Team Rector for the Epping Team Ministry to lead us into a vibrant and exciting future.

Comprised of three parishes, two rural and one in the heart of Epping each has a distinctive style of worship and each is committed to the shared life of the Team.

We are looking for a Team Rector who

  • is prayerful and can nurture the faith of the others

  • prioritises ministry to our local schools

  • continues our recognised work with those affected by dementia and domestic abuse

  • works collaboratively with the ministry team and lay people and also with our partner organisations outside the church

  • has energy for the vast opportunities for mission across our team

  • can encourage our rich diversity of faith traditions and approaches to worship

  • can come alongside people of all ages, backgrounds, and views and make everyone feel valued members of our church family.

We offer:

  • 3 parishes dedicated to spreading the Good News

  • the support of a Team Vicar, an Associate Minister, two Licenced Lay Ministers, a Pastoral Assistant, a Team Administrator and a committed team of Churchwardens and lay people

  • a wonderful location within Epping Forest with easy access to London via the Central Line tube service and both M11 and M25 motorways to the rest of the country

  • 4 bed Rectory with a mature garden and off-street parking.

Closing date: 13th December 2023
Interview date: 30th January 2024

Parish profile and Summary of Standard Terms of Appointment are available from our diocese website:

To arrange an informal conversation about this role, or for an application
pack please contact Julie Nagle, PA to the Archdeacon of Barking:

Role subject to an enhanced DBS check

Closing date: 13 December 2023

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