The position of Vicar of St Laurence’s, Long Eaton, and Priest-in-charge at Holy Trinity, Ilkeston is currently vacant, and is now being advertised. The text of the advertisement is as follows:-


We are two Resolution parishes under oversight of the Bishop of Ebbsfleet and affiliated to The Society

We eagerly await a new pastor who

  • · Will be committed to the centrality of prayer, the sacraments, scripture and service to the community
  • · Will nurture, encourage, motivate and challenge us in the areas of mission, growth and outreach
  • · Will be at ease across the whole church family

We are two parishes in the catholic tradition who

  • · Strive for excellence in worship and depth in prayer
  • · Want to be better at outreach and mission
  • · Want help in developing and growing our vision

Conversations are welcome with the Bishop of Ebbsfleet: 0118 948 1038 or

and/or the Archdeacon of Derby: 01332 388 676 or

The closing date for applications is 28th February 2020, and  interviews will be held on 24th March 2020.

Enhanced DBS clearance required



As a result of the Coronavirus epidemic, interviews with shortlisted candidates to fill the Vacancy are postponed for the time being.