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

Associate Priest, The Hedinghams and Upper Colne Benefice. Half stipend with house.

Location: Sible and Castle Hedingham and the Upper Colne parishes

The recently appointed Rector is seeking a colleague to share in the ministry and mission of this benefice of 7 churches in the beautiful North Essex countryside.

The person appointed will be  responsible for two of the seven churches, supported by a strong local ministry team of lay and ordained minsters.  

These large villages are mainly rural but not isolated and have excellent schools and local facilities, with Cambridge,Chelmsford and Colchester all about 40 mins commute .

The time commitment for this post would be Sundays and three weekdays (or equivalent) and the post comes with a modern, recently renovated four bedroomed house. 


Further information can be found within our Parish profile which can be downloaded from the link below

or please call Rev Liz Paxton for an informal discussion.  Phone: 01787 277270 or to email, click here   

Further Details

Return to the vacancies listings

Other vacancies

Priest-in-Charge, Tye Green St Stephen w Netteswell St Andrew

The urban parish of St Stephen’s is situated on the south side of... Read More

Team Rector (Designate) in the Wickford & Runwell Team Ministry

We are looking for a Team Rector (Designate) for our growing commuter-belt market town, situated in South Essex... Read More

Priest in Charge: Purleigh, Woodham Mortimer w Hazeleigh and Woodham Walter

The three parishes of All Saints Purleigh, St. Margaret's Woodham Mortimer with Hazeleigh and St. Michael's... Read More