The Diocese of Derby is excited to announce it is running a Church of England Ministry Experience Scheme (CEMES). The scheme will give you a real insight into the priviledges and challenges of ministering in a city which is culturally diverse and vibrant. 

Come and join us for a year of:

  • Deepening your faith and spending time finding out what God is calling you to do - there is lots of support and encouragement available during the year to help you. 
  • Living in a Christian community with others
  • Hands on experience of ministry and service in a range of settings with theological reflection
  • Developing your leadership skills
  • Being part of a great team - The Diocese of Derby is a great place to live, work and worship

We can offer: Rent free accomodation, a weekly allowence, a placement and support. 


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The Diocese of Derby

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Derby Church House

Full Street, Derby DE1 3DR

01332 388650 (reception)

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