Welcome to St. Mary the Virgin, Gamlingay
The Bishop of Ely seeks to make a full-time appointment for a;
to serve in the Benefice of:
Gamlingay with Hatley St George & East Hatley, and Everton
We are a welcoming group of parishes situated on the Cambridgeshire/Bedfordshire border, with the potential and desire to grow.
We are seeking a parish priest who will:
be a prayerful leader, good communicator and a “visible presence” in our communities
make pastoral work a priority
help us to be more outward-looking and to connect with new housing developments
engage with our schools and help us to “grow younger”
enthuse and energise our churches, nurturing the gifts of all
We can offer you:
a warm welcome and loving, prayerful support
flexibility of worship and a desire to reach out to people of all ages
a committed team of lay ministers and leaders
participation and support in leading parish activities
An attractive modern detached four bedroomed rectory is provided in Gamlingay.
For an informal conversation on this opportunity, please contact The Rural Dean of St Neots deanery
To learn more about the role, please visit the Diocese website on
To apply for a copy of the Parish Profile and to be sent an application form, please email Karen Steyn at Karen.Steyn@elydiocese.org
The Diocese of Ely is committed to safer recruitment practices for people working or volunteering with children and adults and therefore this position is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service).
Please visit the EVENTS page to see all the exciting activities planned in and around St. Mary's Church in the next few months.
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