Message from the


Vacancy for the Team Rector

Rev'd Canon Ken Boyce retired in May 2016 after over 15 years serving the benefice as Team Rector for the Parishes of:


* St Martin with St Peter and Whittington:  

The Churches of St Martin London Road Worcester and St Philip & St James, Whittington. (From 1st May 2017 St Philip & St James Whittington is now a Parish in its own right)


As from 01.05.17:


* St Martin with St Peter (St Martin's Church, London Road)


* St Philip & St James, Whittington


* St Mark in the Cherry Orchard and


* Holy Trinity and St Matthew's, Ronkswood.


The four churches form the Worcester South East Team, and work closely together.  


The Rector is based at St Martin's living in the Parish.  At the present time we are in an interregnum period and it is hoped to make an appointment later this year. The Parish Profile gives full details of the post and general information - please download and click here:


















Malcolm McMurray & Elizabeth Yarker


May  2017

will-jupe zoom Worcester South East Team Parish Profile


Recruiter: Worcester Diocese

Contract: Permanent

Location: West Midlands


Diocese of Worcester



Worcester South East Team


INCUMBENT of St Martin’s, London Road


We are four churches with an enthusiastic team of Priests, Readers and committed Lay People in a well-established and resourced  team ministry


We are looking for a new Team Rector


•  who will lead and support the team and help us set priorities;


and a Parish Priest priest with vision and a heart for mission to:


•  build upon our Sunday worship at St Martin’s to reach more people, especially families;


•  develop our work with children, young people and schools;


•  value our strong music tradition in worship and community outreach


Check out the parish website:



Application forms and details from: The Bishop’s Office, The Old Palace, Deansway, Worcester WR1 2JE

Email: bishop.worcester@cofeworcester.org.uk


Closing date: 2nd June 2017    Interviews will be held on 18th July 2017


Subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.