Learn in community

Full-time independent students have the option to be connected with:

  • Tutor groups:  These smaller groups of students meet weekly with a designated Trinity tutor for worship and prayer, theological reflection, encouragement, and serve the wider community together in practical ways.
  • The gathered community’s practices of morning prayer and worship, spiritual disciplines and spiritual retreats
  • Church placement experiences
  • Weekday community lunch together
  • Everything else our Bristol community offers!

An independent student is selected each year to participate in our Student Exec, and Trinity Tutor in New Testament Dr Jamie Davies serves as Tutor for Independent Students. Both the exec rep and tutor act as liaisons to represent our independent students in the college leadership, and are available to hear any concerns, questions, or ideas.

Latest blog posts

Job Vacancy: Communications Officer

Trinity College is looking for someone to join our staff as a Communications Officer. This is an opportunity to make a significant strategic impact as part of a passionate and supportive team in a thriving Christian community. Trinity College has a vision to ‘live like the kingdom is near’, currently with a particular emphasis on […]

MA course now available to dispersed learners

In recent years, the college has developed and grown a new cohort of context-based ordinands, whom we call ‘dispersed learners’. We are delighted that dispersed learners can now join our Master of Arts in Theology, Ministry and Mission programme. We really value our dispersed learners. They live out in their communities, serving their local churches and neighbourhoods while still […]

Meet the new Student President

Hello! I’m Anthea, a second year ordinand and this year I’m Trinity College’s Student President.  The Student Executive and President are elected each year by the student body. My role is to lead the Exec to ensure that we represent the whole student body well. I also act as a key contact with the faculty […]

Job Vacancy: Domestic Assistant

Trinity College is looking for someone to join our staff as a Domestic Assistant. Trinity College is looking for someone to join our small domestic team as a cleaner. The domestic team is made up of two or three core staff members supplemented by a few casual staff from within the college community. Full-time working […]