Our Vision

Hearts on Fire with a Vision for growth

Vicar, St John the Baptist, Malden

Merton College, Oxford seeks to appoint a Vicar to St John the Baptist, Malden

St John the Baptist is an attractive, suburban parish (population 10,700) within easy reach of central London.

The people of St John’s are looking for a priest with strong leadership qualities who will:

  • promote effective, collaborative working
  • enable them to grow spiritually and numerically
  • embrace and develop their liberal catholic tradition
  • be fully supportive of their inclusive ethos
  • be enthusiastic about working with children at the church school and in the wider parish
  • help them embrace change and look for innovative ways of engaging with the local community

Parish website www.stjohnsoldmalden.org.uk

Parish Profile can be downloaded from here: Malden, St John Profile 

To arrange an informal conversation with the Archdeacon of Wandsworth: 020 8545 2440 or romana.nelson@southwark.anglican.org

Application form:  The Chapel Administrator, Merton College: chapel.administrator@merton.ox.ac.uk

Closing date for applications: 10 January 2019

Parish visit for shortlisted applicants: 26 January 2019

Interviews (at Merton College, Oxford): 7 February 2019

DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required