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The Parish of St Luke’s Sway, Hampshire




Ref: JN007070

Job Description

St Luke’s is a warm and welcoming, evangelical, gently charismatic church, in the heart of the New Forest. We are ready for a confident, discerning and experienced leader, who will relish the opportunity to grow this thriving church, into our next phase of life in the village.


We are seeking a vicar to:


  • Build on our strengths whilst challenging and leading us, with a clear vision, within the parish and deanery
  • Reach the families in our community with the love of Jesus
  • Develop our Sunday services and church life to be more accessible to all
  • Be open to the ministry and power of the Holy Spirit
  • Teach us well using the full authority of Scripture for faith and life
  • Welcome the opportunity of working within the Deanery for 30% of your time


We offer:


  • A single church parish in a village setting, open to different
    worship styles
  • An active and generous congregation and PCC ready for new challenges
  • A recently re-ordered church building and sound financial
  • A four bedroom vicarage in the heart of the village


For an informal conversation contact:

The Ven. Peter Rouch, Archdeacon of Bournemouth on

01962 710962


Close of advert 12 noon on 25 April 2019

Interview dates 8-9 May 2019


Application pack available at

or from


An enhanced DBS check is required

Closing date: 25 April 2019


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