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Vicar - Great Clacton, St John the Baptist

Location: Great Clacton, St John the Baptist

St John's, Great Clacton is looking for an incumbent who will teach the Bible and lead evangelistic outreach both to the existing communities and some areas of new housing.

The priorities for this role are therefore, one who loves the Gospel of Jesus Christ and will:

  • be committed to expository preaching
  • be prayerful and encourage the Church to pray
  • be proactive in pastoral care
  • challenge and lead the church into new areas of discipleship, service and outreach.

A large single parish with two church buildings and a new church hall planned.

The successful candidate will be warmly and enthusiastically supported in this by the two congregations and an Associate Minister.  The parish itself is near attractive coastline, but only 90 minutes from London by train.

Closing date: 11 June 2018

Interviews: 4 July 2018

Full details from The Archdeacon of Colchester: 01376 513130 or

Enhanced DBS required.

Closing Date: 11 June 2018

Further Details

  • Vacancy Location: Great Clacton, St John the Baptist
  • Parish Profile: Click here to download
  • Closing Date: 11 June 2018

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