Two Team Vicars in Ashford Town


Ashford is an exciting parish which is exploring how best to minister to today's world. There are now two opportunities to join the ministry team for this growing and vibrant town and to help shape the ministry our churches offer.

Principal elements of the role will be:

  • Coordinating and developing key sectors of ministry for the parish as a whole with skill and imagination.
  • Taking a strategic role across the parish for some of the goals to emerge from our Mission Action Planning.
  • Being rooted in particular church communities within the parish, serving as pastors and fostering strong local leadership.
  • Working as part of a dynamic and supportive Parish Leadership Team of lay and ordained colleagues.

If you are motivated by the prospect of ministering across different churches, skilled in pastoral ministry and able to nurture the gifts of others then please read the profile for further information.

Closing date: 2 September 2021

Parish Visit and Interviews: 22 & 23 September 2021

Any queries to the Team Rector, the Revd Canon Dr Jeremy Worthen: jeremy.worthen@ashfordchurches.co.uk. or the Archdeacon of Ashford’s PA, Louise Mills: louise.mills@archdeacashford.org.

For more information about this application process, please use this link