Rector of the Gauzebrook Group, North Wiltshire

    Clergy vacancies
    28 Aug 2019, noon
    11 Oct 2019

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    Rector of the Gauzebrook Group, North Wiltshire

    A well-resourced multi-parish ministry, great schools work and creatively reordered buildings

    What we can offer

    • Located between Malmesbury and Chippenham in the rural Cotswolds
    • A committed, proactive and supportive Ministry Team
    • An active presence in all our schools led by a full time Rural Schools & Churches Worker
    • Newly re-ordered buildings providing opportunities for growth
    • Congregations eager to embrace new ideas and ready to develop mission
    • Diocesan designated Mission Area
    • A wide range of worship styles
    • Support from central Administrator

    What we are looking for

    Someone comfortable in a multi parish rural environment who values the Anglican tradition but is not afraid to promote new initiatives to help our churches grow in number and faith.

    Based on the solid foundation that has already been established, we want our new Rector to release our potential in a number of areas:

    • Encouraging individuals, families and youth to engage with the worship life of the church
    • Inspiring every member to participate in mission, ministry and evangelism
    • Revitalising our worship across the group and explore different expressions of music styles within each church
    • Building a joint vision

    We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups, including members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities.

    Closing date noon, 28 August, Familiarisation & Interviews 10 & 11 October 2019

    For more information please email the Area Dean,