The Benefice of Whitstable Team Rector and lead minister for St. Alphege, Seasalter.
The well-established Team Ministry in Whitstable comprises five Anglican churches (total AWA 2016 – 506) with diverse styles of worship in this vibrant Kent coastal town.We are looking for someone who will be Team Rector for the whole benefice but who will also have special responsibility for the congregation of Seasalter, St Alphege as that congregation continue their journey of “Making disciples of Christ, growing the church of God”. This inclusive open evangelical church (AWA 207), with flourishing ministries with children and young people, is looking to build on its growth in numbers and spirituality.
Recognising the two roles of Team Rector and lead minister for St. Alphege, you will:
have strategic skills and a track record of church growth
be able to nurture/develop the gifts of the whole church
be an effective team leader
have an appreciation of the diversity of Anglican worship
be an inspiring preacher and teacher
have a well-developed sense of humour
Closing date: 10 November
Interviews: 5 and 6 December
Applications/questions to: Jo Manser, PA to Archdeacon of Canterbury
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01227 865238