Rector of the Stottesdon Benefice

Created: 29th January 2024 at 09:59

Work Terms:


Application Deadline:

28th February, 2024

Interview Date:

20th March 2024

Work Terms:


Job Details:

The Bishop of Hereford and the parishes of the Stottesdon Benefice are seeking a House for Duty Rector who will work with the PCCs on the following:

  •  spiritual and practical leadership of parish congregations and wider communities
  •  capacity building  -  guide, lead and develop parish officers and lay leaders
  •  work alongside and closely support leaders in our two Primary Schools
  • explore spiritual and numerical growth through community engagement
  • identify and provide or facilitate pastoral care and support to all in need
  • work up an outline, prioritised maintenance plan for Benefice buildings 
  • review and co-ordinate Benefice-wide sustainability/organisation improvements

Closing date for applications: 28th February 2024

Parish Visits for shortlisted candidates: 19th March 2024

Interviews: 20th March 2024

For an informal conversation about the parishes and the role, and about life as a member of the clergy in the Diocese of Hereford, please contact the Archdeacon of Ludlow, The Ven Fiona Gibson, 01588 673571 or

This post is subject to Enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

To apply go to Pathways here.


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