Vacancies


Thank you for your interest in the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, its churches and schools. As the Church of England in Suffolk we cover a diverse and contrasting range of contexts bringing together over 443 churches and 87 church schools, serving 631,000 people.

If you’re looking for a new challenge and are seeking new opportunities all our vacant positions will all be listed below.  We wish you well in your search for your next opportunity and look forward to receiving your application.

Thank you for your interest in applying for a job with us.  

Privacy Notice – Applicants for Employment  | PDF

Clergy posts

Applicants for parochial clergy posts should please note that, unless otherwise stated, posts are offered in accordance with the St Edmundsbury and Ipswich Diocesan Standard Terms of Appointment, a summary of which can be found here.

A Guide to Parish Vacancies and Appointments | PDF 

Interregnum Prayer

Dear Lord,

call to our churches a true Shepherd,

a man or woman of God,

a minister of Christ,

and make us, with him or her,

a church joyful in worship and united in witness, working, caring, praising, loving,

to the glory of your Name,

through Christ Our Lord. Amen.

 

For further information 

The Diocesan Growing in God vision | weblink

Explore our presence in Suffolk | weblink

Diocesan map | PDF

 


Lead Evangelist, Lightwave Pioneer Evangelist, Pioneer Evangelist at the Centre
We are looking for the right candidates to fulfil the positions of Lead Evangelist, Lightwave Pioneer Evangelist and Pioneer Evangelist for the Center of Mission.
Open Lead Evangelist, Lightwave Pioneer Evangelist, Pioneer Evangelist at the Centre

PRIEST-IN-CHARGE at St Francis, Chantry with St Clare, Pinewood, Ipswich
We are looking for a priest in charge at St Francis, Chantry with St Clare
Open PRIEST-IN-CHARGE at St Francis, Chantry with St Clare, Pinewood, Ipswich

Rector 0.5, St Mary Stoke, Ipswich
We are praying for a Rector to be with us and part of Inspiring Ipswich
Open Rector 0.5, St Mary Stoke, Ipswich

Rector, Benefice of Stoke by Nayland
Closing Date: 23 August 2021 | Interview Date: 7/8 September 2021
Open Rector, Benefice of Stoke by Nayland

Mission Focussed Team Vicar (0.5) Wilford Team Ministry
Will you come and join us on our journey?
Open Mission Focussed Team Vicar (0.5) Wilford Team Ministry