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Priest - SCAN Parish; An Interim 3 Year Full-Time Post - With pioneering Mission

posted 1 Sep 2016, 15:44 by Chloe Woods   [ updated 7 Sep 2016, 15:38 ]



An Interim 3 Year Full-Time Post - With Pioneering Mission


Our vision is to be a growing church, which, by God’s grace, serves the whole community’

This post is an ideal opportunity for someone who has completed their curacy and wishesto develop their pioneer ministry in a mixed economy of town and villages.

We are praying for priest who will lead us in our vision and who will: 

• Lead and develop pioneering mission focusing particularly on ministry to families, children and youth
• Be flexible, imaginative and capable of challenging our thinking, whilst being sensitive to established local traditions
• Enjoy and embrace the life of the parish by developing and deepening the relationship between church and the whole community
• Be a visible presence in all our villages
• Lead and share a broad range of acts of worship
• Empower growth in the existing lay participation in ministry


We offer:

• Exciting opportunity to minister in the beautiful villages of SCAN parish combined with a pioneering ministry opportunity in the busy market town of Newport Pagnell
• An active ministry team, including ministers and laity, with administrative support and prayerful, active and supporting congregations
• Encouragement to maintain a sustainable ministry
• Modern five-bedroom house, with large garden


For further details please contact:
Judith Duncombe email:

For the Profile and Application Form visit

or contact Catherine Green, The Bishop of Buckingham’s Office, Sheridan, Grimms Hill, Great Missenden, Bucks, HP16 9BG  Tel01494 862173 Email:


This post will be offered under Common Tenure as an interim full-time Priest in Charge for three years.


Closing date: 16th September 2016   Interviews: 12th October 2016


DBS enhanced disclosure is required 

Chloe Woods,
7 Sep 2016, 15:37
Chloe Woods,
7 Sep 2016, 15:37