Team Vicar

Howden Team Ministry

Full time Stipendiary post with 4 bedroom vicarage in attractive village .

Our team of six churches is full of variety and opportunity as we minister to the growing town of Howden and the villages around it. There is an opportunity to serve with six outward-looking churches , used to working well together, with specific responsibility for four parishes. You will have the prayerful and practical support of an experienced Team Rector, two Readers, Recognised Parish Assistants, churchwardens, the Team council and the PCC’s .

LYCiG is having a significant impact on us as we look to grow our churches. We look forward to our new colleague actively contributing to these developments as they bring their own insights and experience. We are particularly looking for someone who will:

  • Lead our work with schools & young people
  • Establish Fresh Expressions of Church in two of our villages
  • Bring a warm and encouraging approach to ministry as a people person.
  • Be comfortable ministering across a range of traditions.

We are excited about the next chapter of our life together and look forward to sharing in ministry with our new Team Vicar.

Informal enquiries are welcome. Please contact:

The Ven Andy Broom, Archdeacon of the East Riding T: 01482 881659

Rev’d James Little, Team Rector T : 01430 432056

For further details and to make an online application, see our recruitment website http://bit.ly/HowdenTV

Closing date: Monday 7 January

Interview date: Wednesday 6 February