Vacancy: Vicar/Ministry Enabler, Parish of Marchwiel, Diocese of Christchurch (Closes 2 March 2020)

(Part-time 0.4 FTE)

St Philip’s & All Saints is an LSM (Local Shared Ministry) Parish located at 124 Luxmoore Road, Timaru.  This small faith community is very active in Christ’s service and offers vital ministry, especially in the Marchwiel area. The Parish values its Anglican ethos and identity as an LSM Parish.  It has a culture of every member ministry that is affirmed in its Mission Statement, ‘We are a Christ-centered and caring church where people are encouraged’.

We are looking for a team leader who can

  • Work collegially with the licensed ministry team and support it as they minister in Christ’s name in the Marchwiel area and beyond.
  • Envision and give leadership to new mission initiatives.
  • Be a resource person and maintain active links with the wider church in Timaru and the Christchurch Diocese 

A parish profile, position description and an expression of interest form are available by emailing the Executive Assistant at the Diocese of Christchurch: or by phoning 03 348 6701.

Applications, which must include a CV, a response to the profile of not more than four pages, and a statement about your faith and personal approach to ministry, are requested by 5pm Monday 2 March 2020 and are to be sent to