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We are seeking a 




to work with our staff team to help facilitate the effective running of our parish centre and church building. 

Salary : £9.90/hr at 10 hours per week 

Closing date: Tuesday 19th July 2022 


Scan this QR code to apply now… 

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 Applications can be submitted online through the above QR code or through this link 



You can obtain a paper form from the parish office at St John’s Parish Centre, Walton Back Lane, Chesterfield S42 7LT   01246 566205 


Weekly Notices


As the war in Ukraine continues, please focus your prayers on all who continue to be affected, on a resolution of all the issues and on peace to prevail.

This weekend and on…

Sunday, 3rd July

9:00am          Holy Communion

10.45am        Morning Worship with Baptism of Oscar Eley, Sunday Club, TiG & BiG TiG

                        Ordination of Jo Harbidge at Derby Cathedral          

Please keep Jo and the other ordinands in your prayers as they prepare to begin an exciting new chapter in their lives.

8.00pm          JustBe – a gentle time of worship, prayer, reflection and

            mutual encouragement

Tuesday, 5th July

11.00am        Tuesday Worship followed by Tuesday Lunch

2pm - 4pm    Renew Wellbeing a support drop-in for anyone who may

be struggling emotionally or mentally. A place where it is OK not to be OK. With coffee and optional activities. Meets in the church.

7:30pm -        Tuesday Evening Prayers in the Waddington Lounge.

Saturday, 9th July 2 - 4pm. St. John's Summer Jubilee Festival. Please see the attached poster for this event.
Summer Jubilee Community Event A4.pdf 

Diary Dates:

The Jubilee Organising Group's next meeting will take place on Wednesday 6th July at 7.30pm just prior to the event.

Thank you to those who have offered to contribute either a cake or a traybake to be served with afternoon tea at this event and thanks too for the offers of help on the day.

Would volunteers for the 9th please arrive around 11am to assist with setting up etc , which will allow time for lunch. However, if you are helping with the assembly of the wings, this starts at 9am.

The sign-up sheets for further contributions / offers of help can be found at the back of church. Alternatively, please have a word with Jill Rigby at the 10.45 service this coming Sunday who will be pleased to receive your offer to supply a cake or traybake.

Other notices:

Aftercare Project - Please leave any donations in the large blue tub at the back of church.  Thank you very much.

The next litter pick is on the 5th of July starting at 10am for an hour. Please meet at church - all equipment is provided but do bring your own if you have it. Please send Lorraine a message if you are able to come along: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Looking ahead to Sat July 16th when we will be tidying the hedges and perimeter around the land next to the church between 10am and 4pm. Anyone is welcome to join us for as much time as they can spare. Bring garden gloves and secateurs or similar and, if possible, let us know that you are coming so we can give you more details. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone him on 07368 331219.

If you are unable to come but have a cordless strimmer that you could loan for the day, along with its charger, please could you let Ian know.


Mission and Pastoral Measure 2011 – Draft Pastoral Scheme – Please see the attached letter from the Derby Diocesan Mission and Pastoral Committee Secretary about the proposed transfer of Holymoorside St Peter's Church to the parish of Saint John in Walton.

Holymoorside Notice P76.pdf 

Weekly Notices – all contributions for the Notices should be with Office Staff by 12 noon on Wednesday next week please. God Bless - St John's Church Office.