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Contact us

Learn more about the GBM staff team and get in touch.

We want to hear from you!

Give the Girls’ Brigade Support Centre a ring on 01246 582322.

Send us an email using [email protected]

Send snail mail to:

Girls’ Brigade Ministries,
Cliff College, Calver,
Hope Valley,
S32 3XG.

The team

Jules MurdyDirector
Jules Murdy

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Responsibilities include: Strategic development, legal and HR, trustee board liaison, fundraising/grant bids, policies and procedures, and mission consultancy.

I love working for GBM because I’m passionate about seeing girls and young women develop new skills, grow in confidence and discover the difference knowing Jesus can make to their lives.

Eleanor BennettProgramme, Operations and Communications Administrator
Eleanor Bennett

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Responsibilities include: Meeting and event support, media support, board and committee support, director support, and programme support.

I love working for GBM because I have the best colleagues! They know how to celebrate and put on a good spread!

Rosie BourneGeneral Administrator
Rosie Bourne

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Responsibilities include: Leader registrations and changes, DBS, database input, annual census recording, local group and leader service awards, and post and general admin.

I love working for GBM because it gives me an opportunity to talk to and get to know the amazing volunteers we have.

Hope BowerFinance Assistant
Hope Bower

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Responsibilities include: Finance post, banking, census payments and invoicing, staff/volunteer expenses, and purchase/sales ledger.

I love working for GBM because it gives my life a sense of purpose and what I enjoy most is answering the phone to our lovely volunteers, when they ring in needing help with questions and issues.

Keith BradshawFinance and Governance Manager
Keith Bradshaw

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Responsibilities include: Financial management, end of month and end of year processes, management accounts, cashflow, budgets, audit and bank liaison, and GB Trading oversight.

I love working for GBM because it’s a worthwhile cause which gets me out of the house and I love a challenge!

Assistant Director and Communications Manager
Catherine Burt

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Responsibilities include: Strategic and operational communications, press relations, digital ministry, marketing and design, safeguarding, and deputising for the director.

I love working for GBM because I know first-hand the impact of our work. GB helped develop my confidence as a girl and, more importantly, introduced me to Jesus.

Jess CowleyProjects and Programmes Administrator
Jessica Cowley

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Responsibilities include: Residential Events/hazardous activity registrations, Queen’s Award, Duke of Edinburgh’s manager, events co-ordination, and programme advice.

I love working for GBM because it gives me so many opportunities and every day is different. One day organising crisp packet recycling, the next taking young women to steward and represent GB at a Buckingham Palace garden party.

Charlotte HendyDiscipleship and Evangelism Enabler
Charlotte Hendy

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Responsibilities include: Discipleship and evangelism policies and procedures, needs and faith development of women and emerging leaders, and mission and discipleship consultancy.

I love working for GBM because my colleagues are some of the best bakers… there’s never a shortage of cake or biscuits in the office or at our events!

Caroline KnowldenTrading and Contracts Manager
Caroline Knowlden

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Responsibilities include: GB Trading management, stock ordering, trading supplier management and liaison, stocktake, and business contract management.

I love working for GBM because I enjoy helping to resource volunteers in the vital work they do amongst children and young people.

Volunteers Manager
Vikki Loveday

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Responsibilities include: Volunteer and mission partner support, safeguarding lead, volunteer equipping, GBEW conference event management, and census process and operational processes oversight.

I love working for GBM because I love helping and support our amazing volunteers, and know first-hand the dedication, commitment and love they put into GB each week, as we join in with God’s mission of restoration to see lives and communities transformed and enriched as generations seek, serve and follow Jesus Christ.

Helen MottershawOrder Fulfilment
Helen Mottershaw

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Responsibilities include: GB Trading order processing and maintaining stock records, raising GB Trading invoices, and supplier liaison.

I love working for GBM because the work is so varied. I speak to many GB leaders and it’s great to hear all about the activities and how much GB means to so many people.

Claire RushMission and Advocacy Enabler
Dr Claire Rush

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Responsibilities include: Mission, advocacy and participation policies and procedures, advocacy programme development, volunteer and mission partner equipping, and new group enquiries and set-up.

I love working for GBM because Girls’ Brigade has transformed my life (I have been a member since I was 3). Now I love enabling leaders and young women to help to turn up the volume of Gospel hope with and for girls today.

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