Associate Minister House for Duty

  • Clergy
  • Wotton

Diocese of Guildford

The Rector and PCCs of Wotton and Holmbury St Mary, part of a four-parish United Benefice in the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty between Dorking and Guildford, seek a part-time Associate Minister (House for Duty).

We are looking for a leader:

  • Who loves God, and loves to share their faith with both churchgoers and the wider community
  • Able to befriend people from all backgrounds, naturally encouraging them to flourish spiritually
  • Who has an enthusiasm and flair for welcoming and communicating with children and their families
  • Who can draw out, develop and blend our gifts and theirs to build God’s Kingdom

In return, we offer:

  • Two active worshipping communities and supportive and hard-working PCCs
  • A ministry team that includes the Rector of the United Benefice and two Licensed Lay Ministers
  • A spacious, refurbished rectory in the sought-after village of Holmbury St Mary

And should you wish to apply, please click on the links below to complete both parts of the application form and a confidential declaration form, and return these to our Clergy Appointments Officer at clergy.appointments@cofeguildford.org.uk by 23rd April 2024.  We would also be grateful if you could complete the on-line diversity monitoring form please.  Thank you.

Application Form Part 1
Application Form Part 2
Confidential Declaration form
Diversity Monitoring Form

We believe that diversity is a strength.  We actively welcome and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and identities, particular those who identify as female, younger, of a UK Minority Ethnic/Global Majority Heritage, or disabled, as it’s essential that we reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.

Supporting documents:

Closing date: 23rd April, 2024 at 13:30

Formal interview date: 21st May, 2024

To apply for this job email your details to clergy.appointments@cofeguildford.org.uk.