We are seeking a Priest in Charge to join us in our three parishes of Breadsall, Morley and Smalley, situated just north of Derby. The area offers easy access to the beautiful Peak District, as well as excellent national transport links.
We are family-minded churches, open to worship of a wide range of traditions, and look forward to offering a caring and supportive welcome to our new incumbent.
Interview Date: Tuesday 11th December
As Area Deans, we want to see all three parishes working together for mission. We are looking for a parish priest who will enable working together, mission and outreach to three communities in Derbyshire, and who will contribute to the life of the Diocese. We do not expect the priest to attend every Chapter and Synod of both deaneries, but are committed to ensuring that whoever is appointed is properly supported
Our Visions and Values
Our mission is expressed in a number of ways:-
We are now looking for someone who:
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Breadsall lies in a small valley just north of the Derby city boundary in the district of Erewash, within easy reach of the beautiful Peak District and with excellent transport links via road and rail.
The village consists of houses ranging in date from the 16th century to the present time with a population of approximately 700, but the parish boundary includes an area known as ‘Breadsall Hill Top’ increasing the population to over 1000. There are also plans to build over 200 new houses in the parish in the near future. Many Church members live in the nearby residential estate of Oakwood. On the outskirts of the village is Breadsall Priory, which was the site of a 13th century Augustine Priory. It is now a hotel and golf course