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

 


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

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

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

Mission Focussed Team Minister (0.5) Lay or Ordained Wilford Team Ministry
Will you come and join us on our journey?
Open Mission Focussed Team Minister (0.5) Lay or Ordained Wilford Team Ministry