The Somerleyton Benefice, Diocese of Norwich

Six rural parishes in beautiful Suffolk countryside; good transport links to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft; two schools, including one VC Primary.


A Priest-in-Charge is sought who:

  • will continue to build up the togetherness of the Group;
  • has a real love of people, and understands and is comfortable with country life;
  • can accommodate positively our wide variety of traditions; and
  • will encourage outreach and work to bring in new and younger people.

The Rectory has four bedrooms and a spacious garden overlooking the Somerleyton estate.


For more information and to download the Benefice Profile see or phone the office of the Bishop of Thetford on 01508 491014.