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We are seeking to appoint a new principal! Trinity is a lively worshipping and learning community with a vision to live like the Kingdom is near and a mission to shape leaders of Christ-like character in community for a missional church. We have an excellent faculty and staff, more than one hundred ordinands, sixty other undergraduate and taught postgraduate students, and forty research students. The college is embarking on exciting developments to create more accessible modes of training for dispersed students and to renew on-site accommodation and facilities for residential students. This is an opportunity for someone with a passion for theological education and ministerial formation and a heart for community to help shape a generation of new Christian leaders.

Closing date for applications is noon 6 December 2018. You can email your application to or mail it to Andrew Lucas, Executive Director, Trinity College, Stoke Bishop, Bristol  BS9 1JP.

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The PGR Administrator works part time to manage admissions and course administration for a group of around forty postgraduate students, mainly studying at a distance. We are looking for someone to start in the post in early January 2019. You can read more about our postgraduate programme here. Closing date for applications: Wednesday 28 November 2018. Interviews: Tuesday 4 December 2018.

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