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Priest - in - charge
St Erkenwald’s is a multi-generational, multi-cultural church in East London who have a heart for God and who are looking to continue growing in discipleship with our Vision statement of Reach Up, Reach In, Reach Out.

We are looking for:

  • A mature, bible and spirit led Christian, who has a recognised ability and demonstrable experience in faithfully teaching and applying God’s Word

  • A priest who will model pastoral care whilst encouraging and promoting an ‘
    all-member’ approach to Gospel living

  • Someone to lead and inspire a ministry team committed to collaborative leadership whilst striving for unity and inspiring an effective team; especially in creative outreach

In return we offer:

  • A warm and friendly spirit led congregation ready to engage and move on to the next season

  • Vibrant and active diverse local communities

  • A well-maintained, spacious Vicarage adjacent to the church

The parish profile can be downloaded from the 'apply for this job' button below or for an informal conversation about this role, please contact: The Archdeacon of Barking, The Venerable Christopher Burke on: 01708 474951

For an application pack, please contact the Archdeacon of Barking’s office on 01708 474951 or Julie Nagle, PA, on


Closing date: Wednesday 15th February 2023
Parish Visit: Wedn
esday 29th March 2023
Interviews: Thursday 30th March 2023


Cleaner Required

St. Erkenwalds is looking to employ a new cleaner for the church. 

The role will require 4 hours each week and will be paid at the London living wage. 


Cleaning is to be carried out in the latter half of the week, on a Wednesday afternoon or Thursday to Saturday, in preparation for our Sunday service. 


Please share to friends or family who might be interested. 

For more information and to apply for the role, please contact the church wardens, Gill or Gerhard on 07883870676

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