Priest in Charge, The Little Stour Benefice


A newly formed single benefice, we are seeking a priest to lead us, encourage us, equip us and pray with us. We’re mobilising our ministry teams in discerning God’s work in our growing community. We offer you experienced lay partnership in shaping our worship, evangelism and pastoral care. Join us and help us grow in understanding and acceptance of the challenges facing the rural church and us locally. This is a 0.6 of full-time post, deeply satisfying and challenging, with a vicarage set in the village of Littlebourne, 5 miles from the centre of Canterbury.

You can read a message from the Bishop of Dover and Archdeacon of Canterbury here and the Parish Profile is available here.

Our five churches are:
St Vincent, Littlebourne,
St John the Evangelist, Ickham,
St Mary, Stodmarsh
St Andrew,Wickhambreaux and
St Mary the Virgin, Wingham

This post is subject to a DBS check

Applications and questions to: Jo Manser, PA to the Archdeacon of Canterbury. Email: adcpa@canterbury-cathedral.org Tel: 01227 865238