Transforming the communities of Essex & East London through Christ’s presence

Priest in Charge, House for Duty or Half Time Stipendiary, St Peter ad Vincula, Roydon

  • House for Duty (with house) two days and a Sunday.
  • Or Half Time Stipendiary (without house) three days and a Sunday.

The Parish of Roydon is approximately 30 minutes from central London and St Peter’s is a thriving congregation from a wide range of liturgical backgrounds.

We seek a Priest in Charge who will:

  • Take a lead in mission to the local community, developing new forms of outreach and building on our work with families and the local school.
  • Be part of the local Mission and Ministry Area Team. 
  • Nurture and inspire our growing congregation and church family.
  • Disciple the new contacts we are making and help us to all to grow in our relationship with God.
  • Be open to a wide range of Christian traditions.
  • Show deep commitment to pastoral care.

We can offer:

  • A committed and welcoming congregation covering a wide range of age groups.
  • A strong musical tradition, with excellent choir and organists and a worship band which leads family worship.
  • Active lay involvement in all aspects of worship and church life.
  • An active and supportive PCC.
  • An opportunity to develop the role of the Church in our village and wider community.

Further details are available from

Application forms are available from the Archdeacon of Harlow’s office –  email or tel 01279 734524.

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