St Catherine’s Church in Littleton, just outside Winchester, is seeking a paid Anna Chaplain to support older people in the rural parish. This is a part-time role, 16 hours a week on a three year fixed contract.
“St Catherine’s Church serves a semi-rural population on the edge of Winchester. An
important part of that service is our ministry to the older members of our community and
their families and carers, including those living and working in the nursing homes situated
within the parish. We are seeking to develop this ministry further by the appointment of a
part-time, paid Anna Chaplain.
“The Anna Chaplaincy is a pioneering role offering spiritual support to older people and their
relatives and carers. It supports the wellbeing of people of all faiths or none, and
encompasses a wider role within the community as an advocate and champion of the
contribution older people make to society. At the same time, it encourages the wider church
to celebrate and cherish older members of the congregation, as well as other members of
“The successful candidate will work in collaboration with the Rector and Ministry Team as
well as the network of Parish Visitors for the parish and the wider Downs Benefice. He or
she will also be part of the growing Anna Chaplaincy network, part of The Bible Reading
It is an occupational requirement for the person appointed to be a professing and practising Christian (Equality Act 2010).
For an application pack please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply, please submit cv and covering letter. Closing date for applications: 11th May 2022
Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 25th May 2022