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An exciting and challenging opportunity for an experienced parish priest to serve as Rector in the Buxton Team ministry and be at the leading edge of a developing and innovative vision.

A lively parish in the town of Glossop on the edge of the Peak District, our vision is ‘to reach and transform our town with the love of Jesus’. Together our two churches make us the fourth largest parish in Derby Diocese. Whitfield Parish has a long evangelical tradition and we are part of the New Wine Network.

We are three former industrial parishes in East Derbyshire, looking for a priest with vision, energy, and enthusiasm, and compassion for all people, to lead us in sharing God’s love in our communities.

 The United Benefice of Barlborough and Clowne is looking for a Rector who will:

  • be a visionary leader
  • develop a collaborative style of ministry
  • have vision and energy to encourage church growth
  • engage with local communities and build on established connections with local schools
  • be accessible to all, particularly those in need and the elderly


'Powerful and majestic' - Pevsner

A parish of The Society

House for Duty Priest-in-Charge

for this historic inner city parish of traditional Catholic faith and practice with a distinguished history of ministry to the needy.

This is an exciting time to be joining Walton St John. There is much that is positive about our church, but there is also a need to birth a new vision and direction, re-energising us and building on the good work we have achieved so far.

The parishes of Morton, Stonebroom and Shirland are situated within easy reach of theThe parishes of Morton, Stonebroom and Shirland are situated within easy reach of thePeak District National Park.

We are part of an open, evangelical and charismatic team of five churches with five clergy colleagues and several lay readers.

This position is a significant senior post in the Diocese of Derby providing an exciting and challenging opportunity to lead and provide a fresh vision for both this group of three parishes and the newly created Duffield and Longford Deanery.

The parishes of Morton, Stonebroom and Shirland are situated within easy reach of the Peak District National Park.

We are three welcoming and active churches, each having good relationships with our communities.

The Bishop of Derby seeks a senior colleague:

The Bishop of Repton is the Suffragan (or ‘assistant’) Bishop in the Diocese of Derby. She assists the Bishop of Derby in the leadership of the Diocese of Derby, which covers the whole of Derbyshire and a few parishes in Staffordshire.

The Diocese of Derby

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