The Revd Sally Mason , Associate Priest of Blackwell and Tibshelf, has resigned as Spiritual Director for Derby Anglican Cursillo. The Revd Ross Clayton , who holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed to fill this position and took up his duties on 10th March .
The Revd Jo Whitehead, formally Priest-in-Charge of Newhall and Lead Police and Fire Chaplain, has been granted the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate to act as the Diocesan Enablement Officer with effect from 19th March . The aim of the Enablement Officer is to provide a local source of information on disability and learning difficulties and access, and provide support for ministry with and among people with disabiliti es and difficulties to enable them to be part of the church community. Her contact details for this role will be: email@example.com, 01332 388650, mobile for urgent issues: 07816 281023 The Revd Jo Whitehead has also been granted the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate at Derby St Werburgh's BMO from this same date . Her contact details for this role will be: firstname.lastname@example.org 078 16 281023
The Revd Chris Andrew, who holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed Interim Assistant Curate (to be known as Interim Priest) of Morton and Stonebroom with Shirland, Diocese of Derby, for a period of one year . Mr Andrew will be licensed on Monday 26th February by the Bishop of Derby in the Bishop’s Chapel, Duffield.
The Revd Susan Bloomfield , Mission Chaplain amongst Deaf People , Diocese of Derby, retired on health grounds on 31st December, 2017.
The Revd Canon Jean Burgess, Priest - in - Charge of Derby St Alkmund and St Werburgh and Dean of Women’s Ministry, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Archdeacon of Bolton, Diocese of Manchester. Canon Burgess hopes to take up her new post in the Spring.
The Revd John Baines, Vicar of New Mills and Assistant Direct or of Ordinands , Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Priest - in - Charge of Longnor, Quarnford and Sheen, Diocese of Lichfield. Mr Baines hopes to take up his new appointment in Spring 2018.
The Revd Phil Mann, Planting Curate at Holy Trinity Brompton, Diocese of London, will be licensed as Pioneer Minister of the Derby City Bishop's Mission Order, Diocese of Derby, on Tuesday 1st August in the Bishop's Chapel, Duffield, by the Bishop of Derby. Mr Mann will be based at St Werburgh's Church, Friar Gate, Derby. The primary focus will be on young people, including students and yound professionals.
The Revd Michael Bishop, Rector of the United Benefice of Boylestone, Church Broughton, Dalbury, Longford, Long Lane, Radbourne, Sutton-on-the-Hill and Trusley, Diocese of Derby, will retire with effect from 14th September 2017.
The Revd Brian Magorrian, Vicar of Walton, Diocese of Derby, will resign with effect from 21st May 2017.